RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, CA--(Marketwired - Mar 19, 2015) - Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and address management solutions, today recognized 30 years of leadership in data quality and direct mail markets. Now a global organization with offices throughout the U.S., Germany, the United Kingdom and India, and Australia, Melissa Data's worldwide presence has grown with key business alliances designed to pair data quality and address management with specific business operations.

"We've seen the heyday of direct mail, the rise of omnichannel marketing, the explosion of big data, and the ascent of social media. Through it all, Melissa Data has grown by favoring a smart, consultative approach -- offering both onsite and cloud-based solutions that safeguard clean customer information as a critical business asset," said Ray Melissa, CEO, Melissa Data. "As data continues to drive business evolution, our team will be ready and working with our distinguished partners worldwide, helping domestic and international firms maintain smooth, cost-effective business operations fueled by excellent data."

Click here for a free download of the latest issue of Melissa Data Magazine, commemorating 30 years of support and insight for direct marketers and data stewards in a range of global industries. For information about products and services or partnering with Melissa Data, contact sales@melissadata.com or call 1-800-MELISSA (635-4772).

About Melissa Data
Since 1985, Melissa Data has specialized in contact data quality and address management tools with a global perspective. The company's solutions help organizations effectively capture and maintain international customer contact data at the point of entry, ensuring accurate customer information across the enterprise. More than 10,000 clients worldwide in arenas such as retail, education, healthcare, insurance, finance, government and other sectors, rely on Melissa Data for a full spectrum of data validation software and services. For more information or free product trials, visit www.MelissaData.com or call 1-800-MELISSA (635-4772). Follow Melissa Data on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.

Contact Information:

Greg Brown
Vice President, Marketing
Melissa Data

(800) 635-4772 x130

Jackie Zerbst
MPowered Public Relations

(714) 998-3448