NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - May 15, 2008) - Coleman Research Group, Inc. (CRG), a global provider of highly targeted primary research to top hedge funds, private equity firms and other institutional money managers, today announced that former Co-Founder and President and two former top executives of HealthCare Research and Consulting (HCRC), a global, independent firm providing customized research, due diligence and strategic consulting for healthcare investors, have joined the Coleman Research Group staff. Terms of employment were not disclosed.

Shabnam Boettle (VP and Senior Director of Healthcare Research), Jan Medina (Director, Healthcare Research Services), and Carla Sison (Director, Healthcare Research Services) will join Coleman Research Group's existing healthcare research team at the company's New York City headquarters. The new team will complement and enhance the company's existing research services. Coleman Research Group offers over 40 years combined experience in healthcare investment research. The expanded services will provide clients access to an internal team of analysts and content across various sectors of the healthcare industry, including pharma, biotech, medical devices, services, regulatory and legal. The new team will also utilize Coleman Research Group's continually expanding Executive Forum of healthcare professionals in providing clients with proactive content in the form of conference calls, events and other customized research and services.

"Shabnam, Carla and Jan will significantly enhance our existing Healthcare Research Services and their deep knowledge of the industry will set us apart from the competition. We continue our expansion in Healthcare-related services and expect to offer additional services before the end of the second quarter of this year," said Kevin C. Coleman, CEO and President. "We are excited about the opportunity to significantly develop the current Coleman Research Group Healthcare offering and help increase the value of the services we bring to Coleman Research Group's clients," said Shabnam Boettle.

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