Friday, December 20, 2013

eDiscovery Industry Insider Makes Investment in Discovia

Greg Mazares, Company's President of Sales, Becomes a Large Shareholder


SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 19, 2013 -- 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."