A.B. Data, Ltd., Hires Mary Getz as V.P., Digital Media

A.B. Data, Ltd., a leading class action administration firm headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, has announced the appointment of Mary Getz as Vice President, Digital Media. Getz brings more than 15 years of experience in digital media planning and buying to her new role at A.B. Data.

Getz will work closely with Linda Young, Vice President, Media, leveraging the digital media components within notice plans. Her efforts will be focused on the development and successful implementation of digital media services to deliver effective and cost-efficient notices to potential class members.

“The addition of Ms. Getz to A.B. Data, along with the expansion of our media team leadership, is the latest step in our commitment to providing unparalleled services to our clients,” said
A.B. Data President Thomas R. Glenn. “Her experience in developing and implementing digital media strategies utilizing all digital channels, such as mobile, social, and SEO (search engine optimization) as well as others, makes her a valued addition to our media team,” Young added.

Getz’s background in the “digital revolution” goes back to 2000, when she helped Congressional candidates use the Internet to communicate with donors and, by 2002, develop the ability to accept donations online. Getz, who is Google AdWords-certified and, since 2004, has been a member of the Nonprofit Technology Network, has a bachelor’s degree in political science and chemistry from The University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee, and a master’s degree in integrated marketing communications from West Virginia University.

About A.B. Data, Ltd.

Founded in 1980, A.B. Data has earned an international reputation for expertly managing the complexities of class action administration in securities, consumer, antitrust, wage and hour, discrimination, civil rights, ERISA, derivatives, insurance, environmental, mass tort, and Securities and Exchange Commission actions, as well as other types of cases. For more information about A.B. Data, visit http://www.abdataclassaction.com/.

Eric Schachter appointed as Vice President and member of A.B. Data’s Class Action Administration Leadership Team

A.B. Data, Ltd. (http://www.abdataclassaction.com/), a leading class action administration firm headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, has announced the appointment of Eric Schachter as Vice President and member of A.B. Data’s Class Action Administration Leadership Team. Mr. Schachter brings more than 14 years of experience in the legal settlement administration services industry to this crucial role.

Mr. Schachter will be focusing his efforts on ensuring successful implementation of claims administration services for A.B. Data’s clients in accordance with settlement agreements, court orders, and service agreements. He will work closely with the company’s Project Managers to develop plans of administration to provide the highest level of effective and efficient service.
“We are very excited and honored that Eric has joined A.B. Data,” said A.B. Data President Thomas R. Glenn. “His experience and leadership make him a valued addition to our leadership team.”

Mr. Schachter has a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Syracuse University, earned his law degree at Hofstra University School of Law, and was previously an associate at Labaton Sucharow LLP in New York.

About A.B. Data, Ltd.

Founded in 1980, A.B. Data has earned an international reputation for expertly managing the complexities of class action administration in securities, consumer, antitrust, wage and hour, discrimination, civil rights, ERISA, derivatives, insurance, environmental, mass tort, and Securities and Exchange Commission actions, as well as other types of cases. For more information about A.B. Data, visit http://www.abdataclassaction.com/.

A.B. Data, Ltd., Named to “Inc. 5000” List of Private Companies

A.B. Data, Ltd., and its sustained growth have earned national recognition from Inc. magazine. In the recently released “Inc. 5000” listings, A.B. Data ranked 3,969 in the annual digest of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. Over the three-year period of 2009-2012, A.B. Data’s growth rate has been significant.

“We are honored to be recognized among the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S.,” said A.B. Data Co-Managing Director Bruce Arbit. “I’m extremely proud of what we have been able to achieve in the past three years.

“It’s extremely gratifying to be recognized on the Inc. 5000,” said Thomas R. Glenn, president of the Class Action Administration division. “We’ve assembled an experienced team here and have formed lasting relationships throughout the legal industry that have helped us to generate increased revenue.”

Introduced as the “Inc. 500” in 1982 by the magazine, the list was expanded to the “Inc. 500|5000” in 2007, to provide readers with a deeper understanding of the entrepreneurial landscape. To see the entire list, visit www.inc.com/inc5000/list/2013.

Challenging the Status Quo

Building on a Culture of Excellent Customer Service, A.B. Data Welcomes Veteran Game-Changers.

A lot of companies have exceptional talent, technology, or experience; very few have all three. But eight months after his arrival as president of class action administration at A.B. Data, Ltd., Thomas Glenn has assembled an all-star securities team poised to transform A.B. Data into a best-of-breed organization.

Eric Miller and a team seasoned in securities case management and quality assurance have joined A.B. Data, having previously worked with Glenn at Rust Consulting, Inc. As a team, they have serviced some of the largest securities cases in the U.S., including American International Group Inc., Countrywide Financial Corp., and Waste Management Inc. These cases represent billions of dollars in class action settlements.

According to Glenn, the combined presence of this veteran team positions A.B. Data to challenge the status quo within the industry. “With the new team in place, we have it all – a significant depth of talent, technology and experience – along with the culture and leadership to create one of our industry’s premier, client-focused firms.”

Miller will oversee the case management department and supervise operations and procedures of securities cases. Our dedicated securities team will provide exceptional process management and quality assurance, working to mitigate risk and develop seamless calculation programming. They will consult with clients in each phase of the planning, reporting, and fund distribution process.

A.B. Data Appoints Anike Tansey as Business Development Director

March 14, 2013 — New York — A.B. Data, Ltd. announced today the appointment of Anike Tansey as Business Development Director of A.B. Data’s Class Action Administration Company. Tansey will be focusing her efforts on fostering the continued growth of A.B. Data’s brand and will be located in the firm’s New York office. “With Tansey’s extensive experience in client relations, as well as her expertise in legal marketing strategies, Tansey will have an active role in A.B. Data’s business development efforts across the country,” said A.B. Data’s President Thomas R. Glenn.

Prior to joining A.B. Data, Tansey served the legal industry as part of the marketing team in the Boston office of Berman DeValerio, a class action law firm specializing in securities and antitrust litigation. Tansey’s responsibilities included developing and maintaining client relationships; maintaining the firm’s website and marketing materials; and overseeing public relations projects. Tansey previously provided business development and marketing expertise in the investment management industry.

“The addition of Anike Tansey to A.B. Data’s business development team expands our national presence as well as our capacity to effectively achieve business development and marketing goals,” said Anya Verkhovskaya, Partner and COO of A.B. Data.

About A.B. Data, Ltd.

Founded in 1980, A.B. Data has earned an international reputation for expertly managing the complexities of class action administration in antitrust, consumer, securities, wage and hour, discrimination, civil rights, ERISA, insurance, environmental, Securities and Exchange Commission’s enforcement actions, and other types of cases. Dedicated professionals support their clients daily with innovative technology, extraordinary talent, and unmatched expertise, resources, and capacity. For more information about A.B. Data, visit www.abdataclassaction.com.

Contact:
Svetlana Zhgenty
svetlana.zhgenty@abdata.com
414-961-7613

A.B. Data Appoints Linda V. Young as Vice President of Media

March 1, 2013 — Milwaukee, WI – (BUSINESS WIRE) The following was released today by AB Data

A.B. Data, Ltd. announced today the appointment of Linda V. Young as Vice President of Media. Young will be responsible for the development and implementation of media notice plans and disseminating legal notice communication to class action participants. “With Young’s extensive experience in legal communications strategies, media notice planning and execution, as well as her expertise in media analysis, Young will design and oversee media notice programs in all types of class action cases,” said A.B. Data’s President Thomas R. Glenn.

Prior to joining A.B. Data, Young served as the Principal of Mile Marker Zero, LLC, a full-service marketing and advertising firm. Young has developed and implemented national and international media notice programs in antitrust, consumer, pharmaceutical, insurance, and other class action cases. Young brings to A.B. Data over 20 years of marketing, advertising, and media-planning experience, managing advertising for brands such as Denny’s and Coca-Cola USA.

“The addition of Linda Young to A.B. Data’s media team expands our capacity to effectively and efficiently meet class action media notice requirements, and is the latest step in our commitment to providing unparalleled services to our clients,” said Anya Verkhovskaya, Partner and COO of A.B. Data.
About A.B. Data, Ltd.

Founded in 1980, A.B. Data has earned an international reputation for expertly managing the complexities of class action administration in antitrust, consumer, securities, wage and hour, discrimination, civil rights, ERISA, insurance, environmental, Securities and Exchange Commission’s enforcement actions, and other types of cases. Dedicated professionals support their clients daily with innovative technology, extraordinary talent, and unmatched expertise, resources, and capacity. For more information about A.B. Data, visit abdataclassaction.com.

Contact:
Svetlana Zhgenty
svetlana.zhgenty@abdata.com
414-961-7613

A.B. Data Appoints Eric J. Miller as Vice President of Case Management

January 21, 2013—Milwaukee—A.B. Data, Ltd.’s Class Action Administration Company (“A.B. Data”) announced today the addition of Eric J. Miller as the Vice President of Case Management. Mr. Miller will be responsible for overseeing A.B. Data’s claims and settlement administration services and will manage A.B. Data’s office in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. “Mr. Miller’s extensive industry experience will provide our clients with efficient and effective case administration from planning through implementation and distribution,” said Thomas R. Glenn, President.

Mr. Miller has over 12 years of operations, project management, quality assurance, and training experience in the class action administration industry. Prior to joining A.B. Data, Mr. Miller served as the Client Service Director for Rust Consulting responsible for the securities practice area administration. Additionally, Miller held positions as the Client Service Director for the antitrust, insurance, pharmaceutical, and consumer practice area settlement administration, as well as a Quality Assurance Director during his tenure with Rust Consulting.

“The addition of Mr. Miller to A.B. Data’s Class Action Administration team, along with A.B. Data’s expanded presence in Florida, is the latest step in our commitment to providing unparalleled services to our clients,” said Anya Verkhovskaya, Partner and COO.

About A.B. Data, Ltd.
Founded in 1980, A.B. Data has earned an international reputation for expertly managing the complexities of class action administration in consumer, securities, antitrust, wage and hour, discrimination, civil rights, ERISA, insurance, environmental, and other types of cases. Dedicated professionals support their clients daily with innovative technology, extraordinary talent, and unmatched expertise, resources, and capacity. For more information about A.B. Data, visit abdataclassaction.com.

Contact:
Svetlana Zhgenty
svetlana.zhgenty@abdata.com
414-961-7613

A.B. Data Appoints Thomas R. Glenn As President

NEW YORK, Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — A.B. Data (abdataclassaction.com), a leading class action administration company, announced the appointment of Thomas R. Glenn as President and member of the Board of Directors of its Class Action Administration Company. Mr. Glenn brings more than 20 years of relevant industry executive management experience to his new role.

“A.B. Data welcomes Glenn’s expertise and leadership,” said Bruce A. Arbit , Co-Managing Director. “I am extremely pleased to bring a top caliber professional to our leadership team. In the position of President, Glenn will be responsible for extending A.B. Data’s track record of exemplary services, unparalleled expertise, and long-lasting partnerships the company develops with its clients.”

“Glenn’s proven record of result-oriented approach, expertise, and ability to think strategically will play a pivotal role in A.B. Data’s growth and its position in the industry,” stated Anya Verkhovskaya , Partner and Chief Operating Officer.

Prior to joining A.B. Data, Mr. Glenn served as Executive Vice President for Rust Consulting. In addition to his top-level management of the company’s litigation projects and consulting services, Glenn was responsible for designing and implementing notice plans and settlement administrations for antitrust, securities, Securities and Exchange Commission settlements and disgorgement fund distributions, as well as consumer, employment, insurance, and civil rights actions. “I am excited to be a part of A.B. Data’s team of top industry professionals and am honored to play a role in building on their success and leadership,” said Glenn.

About A.B. Data, Ltd.

Founded in 1980, A.B. Data has earned an international reputation for expertly managing the complexities of class action administration in securities, consumer, antitrust, wage and hour, discrimination, civil rights, ERISA, derivatives, insurance, environmental, mass torts, Securities and Exchange Commissions’ actions and other types of cases. For more information about A.B. Data, visit abdataclassaction.com.

Contact:
Svetlana Zhgenty
svetlana.zhgenty@abdata.com
414-961-7613