Acquity Group Taps Rich Houle as Vice President, Talent Development for Technology Services

   Acquity Group Taps Rich Houle as Vice President, Talent Development for
                             Technology Services

Strategic hire will lead talent acquisition and development to support Brand
eCommerce® growth.

PR Newswire

CHICAGO, Dec. 11, 2012

CHICAGO, Dec. 11,2012 /PRNewswire/ --Acquity Group (NYSE AMEX: AQ), a
leading global Brand eCommerce® and digital marketing company, announced today
it has appointed Rich Houle as Vice President of Talent Development for
Technology Services at its Chicago headquarters. Houle will directly oversee
national recruitment and retention for best-in-class digital technology

"Acquity Group's explosive growth this year requires a stronger focus on
securing experienced technology talent to create core teams that directly
support our clients," said Chris Dalton, CEO of Acquity Group. "Rich will
position Acquity Group as a top choice for technology recruits and solidify
our commitment to providing clients with superior technical support."

With 20 years of technical management and executive experience at major
technology companies, including Sun Microsystems and Northern Trust, Houle
will play an integral role in attracting, building and cultivating
high-performance teams. Houle's expertise, particularly in the technology
field, stems from more than 30 years of identifying talent, shaping corporate
strategy and managing multiple project teams.

"Our technical services team is the driving force behind our ability to
provide effective Omni-channel strategies to brands across the globe," added
Dalton. "Hiring Rich will greatly enhance the supply side of our business as
he identifies and brings in the people we need to revamp our range of full
technical offerings."

"Acquity Group's thriving business and collaborative culture is a sure magnet
for top tech talent," said Houle. "I'm thrilled to develop Acquity Group's
technical services team into an even stronger component of the company that
remains on top of continually advancing eCommerce technology."

Acquity Group's unique environment integrates talent from the creative,
strategy and technical service departments, allowing staff in each role to
expand their capabilities outside of their core business expertise and provide
compelling digital experiences for clients. In 2011, Brill Street + Company
ranked Acquity Group #23 in its "Top 50 Chicago Generation Y Employers" list.

About Acquity Group

Acquity Group is a leading global Brand eCommerce® and digital marketing
company, creating award-winning digital experiences for global brands. Our
multi-disciplinary approach brings together strategy, design, and technology
to create unique brand experiences that build firm customer relationships.
Acquity Group works with leading brands like Adobe, AT&T, General Motors,
Motorola, and Saks Fifth Avenue through offices in North America and Asia. To
define a unique perspective for your business, contact Acquity Group at


Emily Johnson
Walker Sands Communications
(312) 267 2939

SOURCE Acquity Group Ltd.

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