DebtNext Software Continues the Growth of Their Team

January 2022, COPLEY, Ohio — DebtNext Software is pleased to welcome Kristin Dougherty as its
new National Sales Director. In her new role, Kristin will be responsible for continuing to grow DebtNext
Software’s client base across multiple industry verticals.

“We’re very excited and fortunate to have Kristin joining our team to lead our sales efforts as we
continue to expand the value our Platform brings to our client base. The last two years have
represented incredible growth for us in some very trying times and we’re looking forward to Kristin and
her team building off that and taking us to the next level” said Paul Goske, President of DebtNext
Software. “Kristin brings a unique voice to our team given her reputation and professional experience
along with the fact that she is a former client.”

DebtNext Software, a leading hosted recovery management software provider to the credit, banking,
utility, telecom and collections industry for almost 20 years, is located in Copley, Ohio. Kristin will be
working from Colorado with the entire team in our Northeast Ohio headquarters. She will be working
closely with Thom Majka as he transitions to an advisory role to the company, focused on continuing to
strengthen our industry partnerships and client services offerings for our existing client base.

About DebtNext Software
DebtNext Software has been delivering robust solutions for their clients’ recovery management needs
since its founding in 2003. Their industry-leading Platform, dPlat, is currently used by some of the
nation’s largest utility, telecommunications, financial services, and accounts receivable management
firms to fully illuminate their recovery management processes. 2021 enhancements to dPlat have
allowed clients to address regulatory and compliance needs that have resulted from the CFPB’s
Regulation F initiative and utilize advanced technology combined with a breadth of industry knowledge
to build function-rich solutions to drive recovery optimization and the management of third-party
collection vendors. Visit for more information.

About Kristin Dougherty
2022 will mark Ms. Dougherty’s third decade in the financial services industry. Ms. Dougherty joined
Axiom Acquisition Ventures in 2018, to grow their specialized account acquisitions from Fin-tech, banks
and consumer loan companies. In 2013, she began an entrepreneurial venture creating and selling
athletic and equestrian apparel under her brand equipparel ®. Before that, returning to Unifund in
August 2011 as its Vice President of Sales & Marketing, managing its National Portfolio Sales,
Government Services and Portfolio Enhancement Products. Ms. Dougherty was the Senior Vice
President of Sales for Collect America, (later became SquareTwo Financial), as well as their Government
Affairs Liaison in Denver Colorado until 2009 and held several executive positions throughout nine years
in her first tenure at Unifund in Cincinnati, Ohio starting in 1991.

In addition, Kristin was elected to the board of DBA International (Now Receivables Management
Association International) by its membership in February 2002, serving the largest organization of debt
buyers. During her term on the Board as a Director, Conference Chair, Treasurer, Vice President and
President, Ms. Dougherty planned and organized the curriculum for seven of the Association’s
conferences, assisted with the transition to a new association management company, successfully
chaired the Executive Director Search committee, participated in Capitol Hill lobbying visits in
Washington D.C. to communicate the interests of DBAI and its membership to members of Congress and
their staff and administered the revisions to the Association’s code of ethics and by-laws. She has also
represented DBAI at Joint Association Summit (JAS) meetings -the group of industry association