CHARLOTTE, NC--(Marketwire - January 3, 2011) - Premier Alliance Group, Inc. (OTCBB: PIMO), a professional services company focused on business and technology consulting, announced that it has appointed Graeme Booth to be Executive Vice President of the Service Delivery Group. Mr. Booth joined Premier in 2010 and has been a leader in growing the Professional Services unit. He was previously a partner at KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers and held executive positions in two technology companies. As a national practice leader of Global Risk Management Solutions ("GRMS") as well as a global services line leader for IT strategy and performance within Big 4 firms, Mr. Booth is well versed in the architecture, building, and managing of business strategies for large and growing corporations. 

Mark Elliott, President of Premier, said, "Graeme has been a tremendous asset since he joined Premier. His knowledge based expertise within Governance, Risk and Compliance ('GRC') combined with his business experience and leadership capabilities have proven to be invaluable. He is a great addition to our executive team. I am looking forward to working closely with Graeme as we continue our strategic growth and build upon the success we are having."

About Premier Alliance Group, Inc.

Premier Alliance Group, Inc. provides business consulting services and human capital solutions to customers with a focus in core areas of business processes used throughout the corporate world including project management, business analysis, business consulting and strategic consulting. Typical initiatives in which Premier provides services include regulatory and compliance, merger and acquisition, and business process reengineering efforts. Clients are serviced with Knowledge-Based expertise from Premier's Business Performance & Technology, Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC), and Finance and Accounting practice areas. For more information go to:

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