Awards Presented at Global Reseller Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada

Space Imaging, the world’s leading
provider of Earth imagery and related services to commercial and government
markets, today announced that it has named Jurukur Perunding Services Sdn.
Bhd. (“Jurukur Perunding”) (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) as the 2001 Global
Reseller of the Year.
The award was presented yesterday during Space
Imaging’s Global Reseller conference, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Jurukur Perunding
was selected for this award from among more than 250 global resellers.
key criteria for the award selection were excellent account standing and
bookings volume for the fiscal year ended Dec. 31, 2001.

Founded in 1974, Jurukur Perunding is one of the most established and
experienced survey, mapping and remote sensing firms in Malaysia and Southeast
Asia, serving clients from the national, state, and local authorities and
private sectors such as MACRES, Petronas, Shell & Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Jurukur Perunding integrates modern geographic information system (GIS)
techniques to produce a wide range of products and consulting services,
photogrammetry; digital mapping and terrain modeling; data
capture, conversion and processing for GIS/CADD; software development, >10D
solutions for land, hydrographic, cadastral and aerial surveying.

Four Reseller of the Year awards were also presented to the leading
reseller in each of four geographic regions — Asia-Pacific; Europe,
Middle East and Africa (EMEA); Latin America; and the United States and
The criteria for these awards were the same as for the Global
Reseller of the Year and the recipients were:

  • Jurukur Perunding for Asia-Pacific;
  • Infoterra (Farnborough, United Kingdom) for EMEA;
  • RLDA Surveying and Mapping (San Juan, Puerto Rico) for Latin America;


  • EarthSat (Earth Satellite Corporation, Rockville, MD)
    for North America.

    In addition, Space Imaging’s sales directors presented a Director’s Award
    to four organizations for outstanding performance in 2001.
    The criteria for
    these awards included return on investment from marketing efforts, percentage
    of growth from fiscal year 2000, major initiatives to increase sales and
    IKONOS promotional efforts.
    The winners within each respective region were:

    * PT Transavia Informatika Pratama (Jakarta, Indonesia);

    * Gessellschaft Fkur Angewandte Fernerkundung mbH (GAF AG)
    (Munich, Germany);
    * Soluciones Integrales GIS, C.A. (SIGIS) (Caracas, Venezuela); and
    * Pangaea Information Technologies, Ltd. (Chicago, Ill.).

    “Presenting the Global Reseller of the Year honors to Mr. (Sunny) Lee
    Chenk Hock, Jurukur Perunding’s general manager was a pleasure,” said Jeff
    Young, Space Imaging’s vice president of Global Solutions, Sales and
    “We appreciate the efforts of his organization as well as the
    exemplary efforts of our entire global network.
    We congratulate all of our
    winners and look forward to a successful 2002.”

    About Space Imaging

    Space Imaging is a leading supplier of visual information products and
    services derived from space imagery and aerial photography.
    The company
    launched the world’s first one-meter resolution, commercial Earth imaging
    satellite, IKONOS, on Sept. 24, 1999.
    At 1,600 pounds, IKONOS travels
    17,500 miles per hour in an orbit 423 miles above Earth.
    Other products are
    produced from the Indian Remote Sensing (IRS) satellites, U.S. Landsat, and
    Canada’s RADARSAT.
    Space Imaging also delivers aerial-derived imagery
    products collected by its own Digital Airborne Imaging System (DAIS-1(TM)).
    For detailed information about Space Imaging, visit its Web site at .