AEC Software's FastTrack Schedule 9 Named a Finalist in the 2007 Macworld Awards

-- Leading project management tool for the Mac nominated as one of the best productivity software solutions by Macworld (UK) editors this year --

STERLING, VA—Apr 2, 2007—AEC Software, a leading developer of project-focused and business productivity solutions, announced today that Macworld, a publication dedicated to Macintosh users and buyers, has named FastTrack Schedule 9 as a Best Productivity Software solution finalist in the 2007 Macworld Awards.

Nominated products represent the best Mac software and technology in terms of quality and performance that the Macworld editors have seen over the last 12 months. The winning products will be announced at the prestigious 12th annual Macworld Award Ceremony on June 28, 2007, at The Gibson Hall in London.

After an extensive evaluation by Macworld in 2006, FastTrack Schedule 9 was awarded 4 stars and received these accolades, "FastTrack Schedule 9.1, from AEC Software, is a project-management tool that can handle your most challenging project or schedule," and "FastTrack Schedule is for people who are serious about planning and executing their projects. It provides newcomers with excellent starting points, with templates and examples to follow."

"We've been designing project management software for Macs for more than 20 years now. It's a great honor to be recognized for our accomplishments with a best productivity software nomination from such an influential voice in the Macintosh community," said Dennis Bilowus, President and CEO of AEC Software. "FastTrack Schedule 9 is an excellent solution that demonstrates the ability to do business with the Mac. It's an easy to use tool that enables organizations to schedule, report, and manage project information and achieve project goals."

In addition, FastTrack 9.1 now runs natively on Intel-based Macs and adds support for integration with Mindjet� MindManager�, a leading productivity application that that provides a highly interactive, visual interface to improve team thinking, planning, and collaboration. FastTrack Schedule 9.1 is free for Mac users of FastTrack Schedule 9.