Desocio Joins XRS as Executive Vice President, Field Operations

Desocio Joins XRS as Executive Vice President, Field Operations

Technology Industry Veteran Will Lead Sales Recruitment and Performance

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 5, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- XRS Corporation, (formerly Xata
Corporation) (Nasdaq:XRSC), the leader in mobile fleet optimization software,
today named James DeSocio executive vice president, field operations. DeSocio
will oversee the company's field sales team and will serve on the XRS
executive committee.

DeSocio brings more than 20 years of technology, software and communications
leadership experience to XRS. Most recently, DeSocio served as executive vice
president – sales and business development for New Jersey-based Antenna

"Jim has a proven track record of driving sales growth for leading high-tech
companies, and we are thrilled to be bringing that momentum to XRS," said Jay
Coughlan, chairman and chief executive officer of XRS Corporation. "His
extensive experience developing, implementing and executing strategic
positioning to meet and exceed revenue and profit objectives will be an
incredible asset to the company, and we are looking forward to Jim's
leadership contributions to our success in the months and years ahead."

Prior to his role with Antenna Software, Jim served as chief executive officer
of Riskclick, a New York-based company focused on developing cloud-based
underwriting solutions for the property and casualty insurance market. Jim
also spent 13 years at Lawson Software in a number of positions, including
executive vice president of global field operations and the executive vice
president of the retail business unit that grew dramatically under his

DeSocio holds a business administration degree from Rutgers University. He is
active in several community organizations and serves on the board of directors
for EIES, a not-for-profit reading service for the homebound.

About XRS Corporation

XRS Corporation (formerly Xata Corporation) delivers fleet management and
compliance software solutions to the trucking industry to help maintain
regulatory compliance and reduce operating costs. XRS is leading the trucking
industry's migration to mobile devices for collecting and analyzing compliance
and management data. Its existing mobility-based products have no upfront
hardware costs and run on smartphones, tablets and rugged handhelds. XRS has
sales and distribution partnerships with the major wireless carriers
supporting the U.S. and Canadian trucking industries. Through our mobile
products, fleet managers, dispatchers and drivers collect, sort, view and
analyze data to help lower costs, increase safety, attain compliance with
governmental regulations, and improve customer satisfaction – all through
their mobile devices. For more information, visit www.xrscorp.comor call


Megan Derkey
XRS Corporation

David Hlavac
Bellmont Partners

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