ScanSource Names New CFO

GREENVILLE, SC – ScanSource, Inc. {NASDAQ: SCSC}, the leading international

value-added distributor of specialty technology products, today announced the

appointment of its new Chief Financial Officer. Charles Mathis brings more than 25 years

of experience in financial management and operations to this position.

Charles Mathis previously served as Chief Financial Officer for Force Protection,

Inc., a NASDAQ-listed public company with annual revenues as high as $1.3 billion, until

its acquisition by General Dynamics in December 2011. During his tenure, Mr. Mathis

was instrumental in increasing the value of the company and expanding operations

internationally. He brings far-reaching global finance expertise to ScanSource, having

conducted business extensively throughout Europe, Latin America and Asia-Pacific over

much of his career. Beginning his career in investment banking at Salomon Brothers, Mr.

Mathis later held financial leadership positions at United Dominion Industries, Inc., EnPro

Industries, Inc., and Elbit Systems Ltd.


About ScanSource, Inc.

ScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCSC) is the leading international distributor of

specialty technology products, operating from dedicated business units in North America,

Latin America and Europe. ScanSource POS & Barcoding delivers AIDC (automatic

identification and data capture) and POS (point-of-sale) solutions; Catalyst Telecom and

ScanSource Communications provide voice, video, data and converged communications

equipment; ScanSource Security offers physical security solutions; and ScanSource

Services Group delivers value-added support programs and services. Founded in 1992,

the company ranks #760 on the Fortune 1000. For more information, call the toll-free

sales telephone number at 800.944.2432 or visit