|By Business Wire||
|January 7, 2014 06:00 AM EST||
Discovia, one of the nation’s fastest-growing providers of electronic discovery and related services to corporations and law firms, today announced that Gregory J. Mazares, its president of sales, has made a substantial investment in the company, making him one of its largest individual shareholders.
Mazares, who joined Discovia’s senior management team in April 2013, has more than 25 years of legal services industry experience in electronic discovery, document review, deposition services, trial consulting and legal staffing. Notably, he led the turnaround and growth of Encore Discovery Solutions as its president and CEO, resulting in the sale of Encore for $100 million in April 2011.
“As president of sales, Greg is leading the expansion of our business development team across the country and the globe,” said Discovia CEO Christian Lawrence. “His financial investment in our continued growth demonstrates his total commitment to helping Discovia continue as one of the industry’s premier companies.”
Mazares said, “My wife, Constance, and I have been very impressed with the great team and business that Christian Lawrence and Ciaran Power have built over several years. Today, Discovia is an extremely well-run company, operationally and financially, with a very bright future. We are excited to become shareholders and to help lead the organization’s future growth in the United States and beyond.”
Discovia is a leading global provider of electronic discovery services to corporations and law firms handling litigation, internal and ITC investigations, and HSR 2nd Requests. Services include onsite and remote data collections, data minimization, data processing and hosting, expert application of leading technology-assisted review tools, document review management, and document productions. Through its proprietary processes, highly-automated operation and outstanding talent, Discovia delivers a 99.6% accuracy rate, data culling rates of over 95% for repeat clients, and a net promoter score of over 60%. Discovia is the first eDiscovery services firm to deliver a fixed-price managed service, enabling Fortune 500 corporate legal departments and law firms to gain a world-class eDiscovery function without building it internally. For more information please contact us at 415-392-2900 or view our website at www.discovia.com.