XRS Corporation Promotes Christian Schenk to SVP, Product Strategy & Market Growth

XRS Corporation Promotes Christian Schenk to SVP, Product Strategy & Market
Growth

Schenk Also Becomes a Member of the Company's Executive Committee

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 9, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- XRS Corporation (formerly Xata
Corporation) (Nasdaq:XRSC ), the leader in mobile fleet optimization software,
today announced that the company's board of directors has promoted and
appointed Christian Schenk to senior vice president, product strategy & market
growth, and a member of the company's executive committee, effective
immediately. Previously, Schenk was vice president, product marketing & market
development.

"Since joining XRS two years ago, Christian has been a significant force in
building our product marketing, product management, lead generation,
partnerships and carrier strategy," said Jay Coughlan, XRS president and chief
executive officer. "His leadership skills, passion, energy, product knowledge
and knowledge of both the transportation and wireless industries all were
important factors in his promotion."

In his new role, Schenk will have responsibility for the company's product
roadmap, product marketing, lead generation, inside sales, partnerships,
channel marketing and sales enablement.

Before joining XRS, Schenk spent many years in the fleet technology and
wireless industries as owner of ELCON Systems, a leading producer of toll
collection solutions for the North American and European commercial
transportation markets, and as the co-founder of SelectComm Communications,
one of North America's largest wireless distributors, which went public in
2008. Schenk was instrumental in the company receiving the Top 100 Fastest
Growing Company award for four consecutive years. The convergence of these
backgrounds gives Schenk great knowledge and insight when crafting the
direction and execution for XRS' products.

Schenk is known in the industry for his extensive knowledge and in-depth,
hands-on experience in mobile technology, process management, business
development and transportation logistics. He is an active member of many
trucking-related associations, including the American Trucking Association,
the National Private Truck Council and the International Foodservice
Distributors Association. He also sits on several industry advisory panels and
advisory committees including the CTIA Alumni and Telematics Americas.

About XRS Corporation

XRS Corporation (formerly Xata Corporation) delivers mobile compliance and
fleet management software solutions to the trucking industry to maintain
regulatory compliance and slash operating costs. XRS is leading the trucking
industry's migration to mobile devices for collecting and analyzing compliance
and management data. It is a low-cost and easy-to-install solution that runs
on smartphones, tablets and rugged handhelds-- devices often owned by drivers,
themselves. XRS has sales and distribution partnerships with the major
wireless carriers in the U.S. and Canadian trucking industry.

Through XRS, fleet managers, dispatchers and drivers collect, sort, view and
analyze data to help reduce costs, increase safety, attain compliance with
governmental regulations, and improve customer satisfaction – all through
their mobile devices.

For more information, visit www.xrscorp.com or call 1-800-745-9282.

Contact:
Megan Derkey
XRS Corporation
megan.derkey@xrscorp.com
952.707.5681

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