Edgewater Fullscope Customer Named Microsoft 2012 Customer Excellence Award Finalist

KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation Receives Recognition for Technology Innovation

ATHENS, AL  January 23, 2012 Edgewater Fullscope, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Edgewater Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: EDGW, http://www.edgewater.com), today announced that its customer, KapStone Paper and Packaging, has been named a Microsoft 2012 Customer Excellence Award finalist for Technology Innovation.  The final awards will be announced closer to Microsoft Convergence 2012, scheduled for March 18-21 in Houston, Texas.

About KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation

Headquartered in Northbrook, IL, KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation is a leading North American producer of unbleached kraft paper products, linerboard and packaging products and solutions.   The Company is the parent company of KapStone Kraft Paper Corporation, which includes paper mills in Roanoke Rapids, NC; North Charleston, SC; Cowpens, SC; and a lumber mill in Summerville, SC. KapStone Container Corporation which was formed in November 2011 by KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation's acquisition of fourteen of U.S. Corrugated, Inc.'s manufacturing facilities. The business employs approximately 2,700 people.

About ERP Software Solutions Provider Edgewater Fullscope

Edgewater Fullscope is an award-winning Microsoft partner and one of the largest resellers of Microsoft Dynamics AX in the United States and Canada. The Company provides enterprise resource planning (ERP) software and ERP implementation services to help process, discrete and mixed-mode manufacturers improve operational efficiencies, increase operational agility and provide real-time insight into production processes. For more information, visit www.fullscope.com.