Aug 4, 2011

D&B Elects Douglas Kehring to Its Board of Directors

SHORT HILLS, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- D&B (NYSE: DNB), the world's leading source of commercial information and insight on businesses, today announced that Douglas Kehring was elected to D&B's Board of Directors on August 3, 2011.

"We are delighted to welcome Doug to our Board of Directors," stated Sara Mathew, D&B's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "His experience in strategy and business development as well as his deep expertise in the technology arena will be invaluable as we execute our strategic transformation."

Mr. Kehring is Senior Vice President, Corporate Development & Strategic Planning, for Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ: ORCL), the world's largest enterprise software company and a leading provider of computer hardware products and services.

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Roger Sachs, CFA (Investors/Analysts)

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