Pitney Bowes Business Insight's Meridian Awards Call for Entry Now Open

TROY, N.Y., January 25, 2010 - Pitney Bowes Business Insight (PBBI), the leading global provider of data quality and location intelligence solutions, today announced the call for entries for the fifth annual Pitney Bowes Business Insight Meridian Awards. This premier awards program, now in its fifth year, honors Pitney Bowes Business Insight customers who are driving business innovation with new, dynamic uses of location and communication intelligence solutions. Award winners will be recognized at Insights 2010, the company’s global user conference to be held May 12-17, 2010 at the Intercontinental Hotel in Miami, Florida.

The Meridian Awards will recognize Pitney Bowes Business Insight’s most outstanding customers in the following categories: “Organizational Impact,” “Technical Achievement,” “Unique & Unusual,” “Environmental Impact,” and “People’s Choice.” Customers can submit their organization for an award and/or vote for their favorite application. All applications will be located online for public voting and customers can encourage others to vote for their entry.

“For the fifth year in a row, the Meridian Awards provide an opportunity for us to recognize the companies who are on the leading edge of their industries and driving business innovation with dynamic uses of location and communication intelligence solutions,” said Mike Hickey, president, Pitney Bowes Business Insight. “We are thrilled with the popularity of this awards program and once again, we look forward to showcasing the award winners at this year’s Insights 2010 Conference.”

All votes and entries must be received by midnight EST on February 28th, 2010 for a chance to win one of five prize packages, including a free pass to attend Insights 2010, hotel and flight accommodations, recognition during the ceremony, press release announcement and a trophy. For more information on the 2010 Meridian Awards including application, rules, nomination details and prizes, please visit http://www.meridianawards.com. For PBBI Insights 2010 User Conference information and a preliminary agenda, please go to http://insights10.pbbusinessinsight.com/.

About Pitney Bowes Business Insight

Pitney Bowes Business Insight (PBBI), a division of Pitney Bowes Software Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pitney Bowes Inc., provides a unique combination of location and communication intelligence software, data and services that enable organizations to make more informed decisions about customers, competition and market expansion. With the industry’s most comprehensive set of solutions for maximizing the value of customer data, PBBI provides the tools required to more effectively locate, connect and communicate with customers in today’s global markets. Leading organizations rely on PBBI solutions to increase the accuracy and effectiveness of customer information delivery and drive profitable growth. Visit www.pbbusinessinsight.com and www.pb.com for more information.