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At Hotel Information Systems Alan Young Named
VP, Sales - U.S.A. and Brian Bowerfind Named
VP of Global Strategic Sales
Lake Forest, CA (March 2, 2004)Ö Hotel Information Systems, the company behind the innovative epitome Enterprise Solutions, has promoted Alan Young to Vice President, Sales - U.S.A. and Brian Bowerfind to Vice President of Global Strategic Sales.
Hotel Information Systemsí C.M.O., Seth Christian, announces the appointment of Alan E. Young as Vice President, Sales Ė U.S.A.  "Alan brings an extraordinary combination of expertise to Hotel Information Systems," said Mr. Christian. "Alanís main focus will be to continue to develop a strong sales team to respond to the increased demand for our new Internet-native suite of Enterprise solutions".

Mr. Young brings a wealth of hospitality industry knowledge with over 19 years of experience in both operations and information 

Seth Christian and Saeed Karim share insights into Hotel Information Systems new Internet-native epitome Enterprise hotel system. 

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technology.  He entered into the hospitality industry working mainly in a management capacity with General Mills Restaurants Corporation, The Four Seasons Hotels Group and Weller Hotels, based in Australia. Mr. Young then transitioned his operational experience into the hospitality technology environment moving to the Caribbean to head up the implementation and business direction for a prominent hospitality technology organization. 

Mr. Youngís was most recently, Director of Corporate Development for Hotel Information Systems. Prior to joining Hotel Information Systems, he was as V.P. of Hotel Systems and Integration for Newtrade Technologies Inc.  He sits on the American Hotel and Lodging Associationís e-business committee, is co-chair of the Open Travel Alliance Adoption Committee and is a member of the advisory board for Spotnik Mobile, a hospitality WiFi start-up company based in Toronto, Ontario.

Hotel Information Systemsí CMO Seth Christian, also announces the appointment of Brian Bowerfind as Vice President of Global Strategic Sales.  "Brianís history with Hotel Information Systems and understanding of the needs of global hotel chains makes him ideally suited for this position," said Mr. Christian. "Brianís main focus will be to aid our global distributors and direct international offices to help large global chains increase guest loyalty, occupancy and  ultimately profitability with HISí epitome Enterprise solutions.Ē

Prior to this new role Mr. Bowerfind was Director of U.S. Sales for H.I.S.  Since becoming a Director in June 2001, Mr. Bowerfind  implemented strategic sales programs domestically with a growing influence throughout the Companyís worldwide locations. He has been a vital part of the management team in securing the business of some of the top hotel companies in the industry.

Mr. Bowerfind brings extensive industry knowledge to H.I.S. , having served in multiple areas of increasing responsibility throughout the company. Prior to joining the Company in 1993, Mr. Bowerfind gained thorough knowledge of hospitality operations with significant exposure in corporate chain and franchise environments. 

Mr. Bowerfind has a Bachelors degree in Political Science and will be receiving his Masters in Business Administration with an emphasis in Global Business this September.

About Hotel Information Systems
Hotel Information Systems, Inc. (HIS) is a wholly owned subsidiary of MAI Systems Corporation (OTCBB: MAIY.OB).  HIS provides total enterprise management solutions, improving critical operations and profitability for global hotel organizations. For a complete demonstration or additional information about epitome Enterprise Solutions, please contact an HIS Client Solutions Representative at 1-800-497-0532 or visit

Certain statements in this news release may constitute "forward-looking statements'' within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. 


Seth Christian
 Hotel Information Systems
 Chief Marketing Officer
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