Mindjet Announces March Madness Contest: Pick the Winning Teams and Win an Acer Tablet PC

Use MindManager 'Tournament Tracker' to submit your picks, then track the games in a flash

LARKSPUR, Calif., March 10, 2004 -- Mindjet today announced its March Madness Contest, with a grand prize of a new Acer Tablet PC. Beginning Monday, March 15, college basketball fans can go to http://www.mindjet.com/us/finalfour/, download a free trial copy of Mindjet's MindManager software, and fill out interactive brackets with their tournament picks. Once they have mapped out their perfect tournament, contestants submit their completed brackets to Mindjet by midnight on Wednesday, March 17. After the tournament ends on April 5, Mindjet will award an Acer TravelMate C300 to the person with the highest accumulated score of correct picks.

"Mindjet's MindManager X5 Pro Tournament Tracker lets sports fan create their own digital March Madness brackets," said Mindjet U.S. marketing manager Katy Colletto. "Fans can automatically refresh the brackets each day to see actual game winners and how their favorite teams are doing. And they can use the brackets to compare their predictions with friends. Tournament Tracker is a great way to follow the March Madness."

Mindjet developed MindManager X5 Pro Tournament Tracker to demonstrate the capabilities of its visual tool for brainstorming and planning. MindManager software is used to capture, organize, and communicate information. The software creates visual documents that combine ideas, information, and data in one clear, concise view that speeds understanding and time to action. MindManager business maps help users manage meetings, plan projects, communicate complex processes, and create reports and presentations. Business maps can be published as Microsoft(R) Word documents, PowerPoint(R) presentations, Outlook(R) tasks and appointments, or Web pages.

The winner's Acer TravelMate C300 Tablet PC will come loaded with Mindjet's MindManager X5 Pro software, a 14.1" display, full-size keyboard, on-screen centralized controls, and Intel(R) Centrino(TM) mobile technology.

About Mindjet

Mindjet LLC (http://www.mindjet.com) is the leading provider of visual tools for brainstorming and planning, with more than 350,000 customers worldwide. Founded in 1993, the company has offices in the San Francisco Bay Area; Frankfurt, Germany; and Birmingham, UK. MindManager(R) is a Mindjet LLC trademark. All other product and company names herein may be trademarks of their respective owners.


     Hobart Swan
     Mindjet External Affairs Manager

     E-Mail: hobart.swan@mindjet.com

Web Site: http://www.mindjet.com