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Midwest Reseller of Engineering Solutions Receives Top Award from SOLIDWORKS Corporation

Buffalo Grove, IL, February 27, 2002, Computer Aided Technology, Inc. (CATI), received the No. 1 Selling Value Added Reseller in North America Award from SOLIDWORKS Corporation at the SOLIDWORKS World International Conference held in Las Vegas, Nevada. CATI is the nation’s first and largest SOLIDWORKS Certified Technical Support and Training Center, providing systems integration, engineering services and specialized training.

“The achievements of CATI depend on the success of our customers,” comments Robert Roberman, President & CEO of CATI. “In order to help our clients succeed, we have put their feedback into action with a number of improvements to our support offerings in 2001. We will continue to respond to the demands of our customers in order to take our solutions to the next level.”

Customer support improvements in 2001 included refocused events, additional training courses and enhancements to the CATalyst program, a complete technical services solution. CATI also strengthened offerings to their customers by launching a new subsidiary, InFlow Technology. The new business was formed in response to the increasing need for collaborative design and communication throughout the engineering, manufacturing and production processes.

About CATI

Computer Aided Technology, Inc. (CATI), headquartered in Buffalo Grove, IL, provides the Midwest with five full-service facilities, supporting Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan and Wisconsin with the mission to unite quality people with advanced technology to create complete solutions for maximum business results. CATI is the first and No. 1 Selling Reseller of SOLIDWORKS. CATI is dedicated to providing comprehensive solutions to engineering, manufacturing, and educational sectors and offers a full suite of SOLIDWORKS Solution Partner technologies including CAD, CAE, CAID, CAM, ECAD, PDM, and Hardware/Networking solutions. For the latest news from CATI, visit the company’s website at or contact a representative at 888-308-2284.

About SOLIDWORKS Corporation

SOLIDWORKS Corporation, a Dassault Systèmes S.A. (Nasdaq: DASTY, Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA) company, develops and markets mechanical design software solutions. Founded in 1993, SOLIDWORKS’ mission is to unleash the power of 3D for everyone in product development. In over five years of shipping product, SOLIDWORKS has shipped more than 175,000 total seats of software worldwide. SOLIDWORKS has offices around the globe and sells, distributes, and supports its products through a worldwide network of resellers.