December 21, 2007
Miami, FL - December 21, 2007 - Answerthink, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANSR) announced today that at its Special Meeting of Shareholders held earlier in the day, its shareholders approved an amendment to its Articles of Incorporation officially changing the name of the Company to "The Hackett Group, Inc."
"We believe that by placing more of our businesses under The Hackett Group umbrella we can take full advantage of the global market permission associated with the brand," said Ted A. Fernandez, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
The name change will take effect on January 1, 2008. The Company's common stock will begin trading under the symbol "HCKT" on the NASDAQ Global Market on January 31, 2008. Company executives are scheduled to participate in the Opening Bell Ceremony at the NASDAQ Stock Market on that date.
Answerthink, Inc. (www.answerthink.com) is a leading business and technology consulting firm that enables companies to achieve world-class business performance. By leveraging the comprehensive database of The Hackett Group, Answerthink's business and technology solutions help clients significantly improve performance and maximize returns on technology investments. Answerthink's capabilities include benchmarking, business transformation, business applications, business intelligence, and offshore application development and support. Founded in 1997, Answerthink has offices throughout the United States and in Europe and India.