Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company Hires Industry Veteran Ann Moresco, Vice President of Sales

NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company (Continental) announces the hiring of Ann Moresco, an industry veteran, who will focus on business development in the Eastern Region.

"I am thrilled to welcome Ann to our team," said Karri Van Dell, Vice President of Continental and Director of Sales & Marketing. "Ann brings tremendous energy and extensive experience to our group. Her product focused perspective will prove to be an asset to our growing list of clients.

Moresco has 24 years of experience in the stock transfer, corporate trust and equity plan industries. Most notably, she served as a Vice President of Sales at The Bank of New York for over ten years. Ann has been active in several industry organizations, such as NIRI, NASPP, CTA and Society of Corporate Secretaries & Governance Professionals.

"I am very excited to be joining Continental," stated Moresco. "More than ever before, corporate issuers, company employees, and shareholders are looking for a quality provider at a fair price. Continental not only ranks consistently at the top of industry surveys, they offer low-cost, recordkeeping solutions that enhance the customer experience," stated Moresco.

For nearly 50 years, Continental has provided emerging and growth companies with tailored, innovative transfer agent solutions. The company has earned the prestigious designation of #1 Stock Transfer Agent in North America in 2010 and 2011 as well as #1 in Value for nine consecutive years among all major agents in the Stockholder Consulting Services, Inc. (SCS) annual industry-wide customer satisfaction and performance survey.

Continental empowers corporate customers to successfully meet their employee and shareholder servicing needs by delivering industry-leading expertise, relentless attention to detail, and unparalleled value.

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CONTACT: Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company 17 Battery Place New York, NY 10004 212-845-3224Source:Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company