Bridgeline Software Appoints Ken Galaznik to its Board of Directors

August 29, 2006

Woburn, MA August 29, 2006 - Bridgeline Software announced today that Ken Galaznik has joined its Board of Directors.

Mr. Galaznik is currently Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of American Science and Engineering, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASEI), the leading worldwide supplier of innovative X-ray inspection and screening systems. Mr. Galaznik is responsible for AS&E's financial management, treasury and SEC compliance, and information technology functions. In addition, he is the principal Investor Relations contact for investors and the broader financial community.

"Ken brings tremendous experience and leadership to Bridgeline's Board that will be extremely important as we continue to execute on our business strategies," said Thomas Massie, President and CEO. "We look forward to his contributions and insights."

Prior to joining AS&E, Ken Galaznik was Vice President of Finance at Spectro Analytical Instruments, Inc. He has 27 years of experience in accounting and finance positions in manufacturing and real estate development entities. Mr. Galaznik holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from The University of Houston.

About Bridgeline Software

Bridgeline Software is a developer of award winning web applications and quality web software tools such as its enterprise level web content management system, netEDITOR-pro®. In addition, Bridgeline Software provides an on-demand web based platform called Orgitecture®. This very scalable on-demand web based platform provides expandable modules such as Relationship Management, eSurvery, eNewsletter, Content Management, eCommerce, Event Registration and Integrated Grants Management. Bridgeline Software's team of Microsoft® certified developers specialize in information architecture, usability engineering, SharePoint® development, web application development, rich media development, e-commerce, e-Learning, and database development. By providing scalable web software tools with award winning web development capabilities, Bridgeline Software uniquely provides their customers with complete end-to-end solutions that optimize business processes through web-based technologies.

Companies such The Bank of New York, John Hancock, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Cisco Systems, First Albany Companies, Astra Tech, Cadaret Grant, Nomura Securities, Grantmakers in the Arts, JBHanuer & Co., March of Dimes, Omgeo, Power Steering Software, Gill Foundation, The Commonwealth Fund, National Fire Protection Association, Jewish Funders Network, the Federal Mediation & Conciliation Service, RSA Security, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Smithsonian Institution, Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates, ArQule, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Emerson Hospital have turned to Bridgeline Software for our web based software tools or award winning web application development capabilities.

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