“We are excited to be part of the State of Minnesota’s initiative to deliver one of the first health insurance exchanges under the Affordable Care Act,” commented Bruce Caswell, President and General Manager of Health Services at MAXIMUS. “We will leverage our decades of experience in helping connect citizens with public health insurance benefits to ensure that the Minnesota health insurance exchange is customer-focused, efficient and cost effective.”“The awarding of this contract represents a significant opportunity for MAXIMUS as we begin to gain traction and establish our leadership role in this emerging market,” noted Richard A. Montoni, Chief Executive Officer of MAXIMUS. “While our initial focus has been to provide Business Process Services in support of technology solutions for health insurance exchanges, we are pleased to have been selected by the State of Minnesota to oversee the design and development of its exchange. This award speaks to our capabilities to translate policy into effective solutions for our clients, and further positions MAXIMUS to capitalize on new growth prospects and establish a base for the Company’s continued long-term growth.” The contract is expected to begin in July 2012 and will run through March 2014. About MAXIMUS MAXIMUS is a leading health and human services administrator for governments in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada and Australia. The Company delivers administrative solutions to improve the cost effectiveness, efficiency and quality of government-sponsored benefit programs, such as Medicaid, Medicare, Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), Health Insurance BC (British Columbia), as well as welfare-to-work and child support enforcement programs across the globe. The Company's primary customer base includes federal, provincial, state, county and municipal governments. Operating under its founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People ®, MAXIMUS has more than 8,800 employees worldwide. For more information, visit www.maximus.com. About Connecture, Inc. Connecture is the leading provider of Web-based technologies used to create health insurance marketplaces and exchanges. Its industry-proven solutions effectively assist consumers and employees with the health insurance shopping and purchasing process and minimize back-office administrative tasks, such as workflow and health plan management, application processing, renewal processing and integration with health plans, state and federal programs. More than 25 million Americans purchase their health insurance through systems built by Connecture and more than half of the nation’s 20 largest carriers rely on Connecture’s technologies and services to sell, administer and manage their plans and products effectively. For more information visit the Connecture website at www.connecture.com.