BlueHornet Selected as 2009 ClickZ Marketing Excellence Award Finalist

Company nominated in the Email Marketing Tool category

MINNEAPOLIS – BlueHornet Networks, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Digital River, Inc. (NASDAQ: DRIV), and a leading provider of permission-based email marketing solutions, is one of three email service providers nominated for a ClickZ Marketing Excellence Award in the Email Marketing Tool category. The category is comprised of companies whose products or services help marketers optimize email marketing campaigns or integrate email marketing with other marketing channels.

Finalists were selected by ClickZ editorial staff. A winner will be chosen by a panel of industry practitioners and announced June 2, 2009. Finalists can be found at

“BlueHornet has developed email marketing solutions that simplify the marketer’s ability to identify new revenue opportunities and execute targeted campaigns,” said Gerry Widmer, vice president of operations and client services for BlueHornet. “We are honored to be recognized among best-of-breed solutions by the editors of ClickZ.”, part of Incisive Media, is one of the industry’s resources for interactive marketing news, advice and stats. The ClickZ Marketing Excellence Awards recognize the technologies and companies that make a positive difference in the online marketing industry.

About Digital River, Inc.

Digital River, Inc., a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions, builds and manages online businesses for software and game publishers, consumer electronics manufacturers, distributors, online retailers and affiliates. Its multi-channel e-commerce solution, which supports both direct and indirect sales, is designed to help companies of all sizes maximize online revenues as well as reduce the costs and risks of running an e-commerce operation. The company’s comprehensive platform offers site development and hosting, order management, fraud management, export controls, tax management, physical and digital product fulfillment, multi-lingual customer service, advanced reporting and strategic marketing services.

Founded in 1994, Digital River is headquartered in Minneapolis with offices across the U.S. as well as Brazil, China, England, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Luxembourg and Taiwan. For more details about Digital River, visit the corporate Web site at or call 952-253-1234.

Digital River is a registered trademark of Digital River, Inc. BlueHornet is a registered trademark of BlueHornet Networks, Inc. All other company and product names are trademarks, registrations or copyrights of their respective owners.