FirstClass Systems Closes Acquisition of MindQ eLearning Properties from

October 13, 2000

“The MindQ Certified Java Developer courseware we have acquired today

continues to be the eLearning industry’s best set of courses serving the needs

of Java programmers,” said Mr. Stewart. “Java has become the most popular

language for new application development in the past year. Our clients have

been demanding increasing amounts of both basic and advanced Java training in

recent months to support their eBusiness initiatives. We expect to be able to

create significant sales momentum on the strength of that demand, and these