May 2006

JEGI Represents Gold Standard in Sale to Elsevier

Gold Standard, Inc., a premier US-based developer of online clinical drug information products, services and solutions to the healthcare market, has been sold to Elsevier, a leading global healthcare and scientific publisher. Housatonic Partners, a private equity firm focused on investments in the business services and media industries, has been the lead investor in Gold Standard since 2003.

The Jordan, Edmiston Group represented Gold Standard in this transaction.