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January 2018

Gendarmeria de Chile Signs New Electronic Monitoring Contract with Track Group

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NAPERVILLE, IL – Track Group, Inc. (OTCQX: TRCK), a global leader in providing criminal justice agencies with offender tracking and monitoring services, today announced that Gendarmeria de Chile, the Republic of Chile’s uniformed prison service, signed a new agreement with the Company to provide electronic monitoring products and services commencing on October 18, 2017 for a period of 365 days totaling up to approximately $10.6 million.

The previous multi-year agreement signed between Gendarmeria de Chile and the Company’s Chilean subsidiary in 2013, ended in October of 2017 although services have continued uninterrupted.

“The commitment we made to Gendarmeria de Chile and Ministerio de Justica in 2013 remains the same today,” said Derek Cassell, Track Group’s CEO. “Which is to provide the best and most effective technology combined with extraordinary service with the ultimate goal of helping to alleviate prison overcrowding, while ensuring compliance among domestic violence, pre-trial and early release offenders.”

Services provided by Track Group as part of the contract include the provision of monitoring software, supply, installation, replacement and withdrawal of surveillance devices, training for Gendarmería de Chile’s personnel, and maintenance of the Surveillance Center and the Regional Surveillance Support Center.

“I’m very proud to say that together with Gendarmeria de Chile and Ministerio de Justica, we built what has become known as one of the most successful offender monitoring programs in the world,” said Francisco Javier Toro Lyng, General Manager of Track Group’s Chilean Office. “We are thrilled this relationship will now have an opportunity to continue.”

For more information about this contract award or any monitoring products and services offered by Track Group, contact Matt Swando at 877-260-2010.

About Track Group (trackgrp.com)
Track Group designs, manufactures, and markets location tracking devices and develops and sells a variety of related software, services, accessories, networking solutions, and monitoring applications for the criminal justice market. The Company’s products and services are designed to empower professionals in security, law enforcement, corrections and rehabilitation organizations worldwide with single-sourced offender management solutions that integrate reliable intervention technologies to support re-socialization and monitoring initiatives.

Media Contact:
Matt Swando, Track Group
877-260-2010
matthew.swando@trackgrp.com

Track Group Awarded Marion County Community Corrections Monitoring Contract

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NAPERVILLE, IL – Track Group, Inc. (OTCQX: TRCK), a global leader in providing community corrections agencies with offender tracking and monitoring services, today announced that Marion County’s Advisory Board has approved and signed a multi-year contract for the Company to continue providing the Agency with products and services for offenders valued at approximately $20 Million across the full range of sentences under the Agency’s oversight.

“This is a major accomplishment for Track Group and especially our dedicated team in Indianapolis, Indiana that underscores the great work we’ve done together with this important customer,” said Derek Cassell, Track Group’s CEO. “We are very proud of our thriving relationship with Marion County and the State of Indiana that’s entering its tenth year in 2018.”

Track Group has worked with Marion County Community Corrections since 2008. The electronic monitoring program is one of several cost-effective options the County uses to provide additional intervention, sanctions and structure for offenders so they are more likely to succeed upon release.

For more information about this contract award or any monitoring products and services offered by Track Group, contact Matt Swando at 877-260-2010.

About Track Group (trackgrp.com)
Track Group designs, manufactures, and markets location tracking devices and develops and sells a variety of related software, services, accessories, networking solutions, and monitoring applications for the criminal justice market. The Company’s products and services are designed to empower professionals in security, law enforcement, corrections and rehabilitation organizations worldwide with single-sourced offender management solutions that integrate reliable intervention technologies to support re-socialization and monitoring initiatives.

Media Contact:
Matt Swando, Track Group
877-260-2010
matthew.swando@trackgrp.com

Track Group Board Names Derek Cassell As Next CEO – Guy Dubois To Remain Chairman, Effective January 1, 2018

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NAPERVILLE, IL — January 4, 2018 —Track Group, Inc. (OTCQX: TRCK), Track Group today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Derek Cassell as Chief Executive Officer effective January 1, 2018. Guy Dubois will remain Track Group’s Chairman.

“This is the perfect time for Derek Cassell to become Track Group’s next Chief Executive Officer.  We’ve selected a very strong leader at a time when Track Group is in a very strong position,” said Track Group’s Chairman and CEO Guy Dubois. “Derek is unique in his ability to translate vision and strategy into world-class execution, bringing together teams and ecosystems to drive results.  He is a champion of the Track Group culture and has an incredible ability to inspire, energize, and connect with employees, partners, and customers. Derek’s vision, strategy and execution track record is exactly what Track Group needs as we enter our next chapter, which I am confident will be even more impactful and exciting than our last.”

Cassell joined Track Group in 2014 through the acquisition of Emerge Monitoring and has moved quickly through the company’s ranks. He most recently served as Track Group’s President, leading the company to consistent revenue and margin growth.  Prior to Track Group, he was Executive Vice President of Emerge Monitoring, which was part of the Bankers Surety Team. Cassell has over 20 years experience providing correctional solutions to the criminal justice industry including ADT Correctional Services, G4S Justice Services and ElmoTech Inc.

“I joined Track Group 3 years ago because I wanted to be a part of a company where I believed the possibilities were limitless. Today, I am even more convinced that Track Group is that company,” said Derek Cassell. “Guy Dubois’ vision and leadership have built Track Group into one of the most important companies in the industry; a company fiercely committed to delivering for its customers, shareholders, partners, and employees. The opportunity that lies ahead for Track Group is enormous, and the ability to lead this next chapter is deeply humbling and incredibly exhilarating. I am focused on accelerating the innovation and execution that our customers need from us. Their success will continue to drive us.  At a time when our industry is on the cusp of more disruption than we’ve ever encountered, I couldn’t be more confident in our ability to win, or more honored to lead this great company.”

Track Group also announced that Guy Dubois, currently CEO and Chairman of Track Group’s Board of Directors, would remain Chairman.  He will devote his time to supporting Cassell and Track Group’s senior leadership team and continue to drive the Company’s strategic vision.

About Track Group (trackgrp.com)
Track Group, Inc. (OTCQX: TRCK), designs, manufactures, and markets location tracking devices and develops and sells a variety of related software, services, accessories, networking solutions, and monitoring applications for the criminal justice market. The Company’s products and services are designed to empower professionals in security, law enforcement, corrections and rehabilitation organizations worldwide with single-sourced offender management solutions that integrate reliable intervention technologies to support re-socialization and monitoring initiatives.