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Allan Dalton to Lead Move's Real Estate Division.

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. -- Move, Inc. (NASDAQ:MOVE) has promoted Allan Dalton, president and chief executive officer of, to president of the Move, Inc. Real Estate division.

In his new capacity, Dalton will be responsible for all of Move, Inc.'s real estate industry customers and the Move, Inc. businesses that serve them, including, the official Web site of the National Association of Realtors, Move's new home and rentals businesses,, Top Producer Systems, and The Enterprise.

"The decision to leverage Allan's expertise across all of our real estate businesses was unanimous. Under his leadership, has become our largest and fastest growing business unit, achieving substantial revenue growth and increased profitability in the last three years," said Mike Long, chief executive officer of Move. "We are confident that Allan's knowledge, vision and strategic skills will drive improved performance in our new home and rentals businesses. Allan has unique and proven expertise in matching millions of consumers with the right professional help and housing choices."

"My goal is for Move to become emblematic with both consumers and industry partners regarding When, Where & How to Move," said Allan Dalton. "Move must serve consumers already in the market and those who need additional information to enter the market. We plan to collaborate with home builders, rental owners and managers, and Realtors to leverage Move's considerable inventory of tools and skills in influencing millions of Americans to strengthen their interest in renting and buying real estate."

Stephen Feltner, president of Move's New Home division, and Maria Pietroforte, president of Move's Rentals division, will continue in their current roles, reporting directly to Allan Dalton.

Prior to joining in 2002, Dalton's extensive 25-year career in the real estate industry included 18 years as president and co-owner of an independent real estate brokerage with more than 20 offices. He also held senior executive positions with Coldwell Banker New England Metro, Coldwell Banker Hunneman and NRT. Recognized as a pioneer in creating innovative and effective marketing systems for real estate professionals and companies, Dalton was the creator of Century 21's national Customized Marketing System; ERA's national Value Added Marketing System and Value Added Career Development Book; and NRT/Coldwell Banker's Full Service Marketing System. Dalton was also the originator of the three major national marketing systems for the Better Homes and Gardens real estate division (now GMAC Real Estate).


Move, Inc. (NASDAQ:MOVE), the world's largest moving community, provides homebuyers and renters with the real estate and community information, and professional connections they need before, during and after a move. The Company operates[TM] (, the most comprehensive real estate search site for rentals and homes to buy and[R] (, the official Web site of the National Association of REALTORS[R]. Move also operates Welcome Wagon[R] (, a 78-year old neighborhood expert that provides new movers with valuable and comprehensive information about businesses and professionals in their new communities. is the official new homes Web site of the National Association of Home Builders. Move also operates (, SeniorHousingNet[TM] (, TOP PRODUCER[R] Systems (, ( and Home Plans ( On the Net:

REALTOR([R]) and[R]) are registered trademarks of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS([R]). REALTOR([R]) is a federally registered collective membership mark, which identifies a real estate professional who is a Member of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS([R]) and subscribes to its strict Code of Ethics.

This press release may contain forward-looking statements, including information about management's view of Move's future expectations, plans and prospects, within the safe harbor provisions under The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the results of Move, its subsidiaries, divisions and concepts to be materially different than those expressed or implied in such statements. These risk factors and others are included from time to time in documents Move files with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including but not limited to, its Form 10-Ks, Form 10-Qs and Form 8-Ks. Other unknown or unpredictable factors also could have material adverse effects on Move's future results. The forward-looking statements included in this press release are made only as of the date hereof. Move cannot guarantee future results, levels of activity, performance or achievements. Accordingly, you should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements. Finally, Move expressly disclaims any intent or obligation to update any forward-looking statements to reflect subsequent events or circumstances.
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