SOURCE: AskMeNow Inc.

October 15, 2007 10:41 ET

AskMeNow Adds More Depth to Its Technical Strength and Vision by Hiring New Vice President of Product & Technology

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - October 15, 2007) - AskMeNow (OTCBB: AKMN), a leader in intelligent mobile search, today announced Mr. Mohammed Didarul Alam has joined AskMeNow, Inc. as Vice President of Product & Technology. Mohammed Alam is a wireless and Internet veteran having worked at Motorola Inc. and Samsung Telecommunication America. Mr. Didarul Alam has held senior positions in Engineering, Product Development, Operations, Product Strategy Development, Business and Program/Project Management. Prior to joining AskMeNow, Didarul Alam was Director of Engineering at the Virtual Network Provider AMP'D Mobile Inc. where he managed software engineering projects for such varied functions as mobile multimedia content, network systems, and multiple mobile applications and wireless services.

"We are very pleased to welcome Mohammed to our senior management team where he will be positioned to help drive AskMeNow products to market and to focus on new Technology Development in the future," says Darryl Cohen, CEO AskMeNow, Inc.

Mohammed has successfully launched new wireless technology, data services and new voice & data products such as CDMA systems and First CDMA phone in Chicago. In addition, Mohammed introduced 100 innovative cell phones and software solutions in the U.S. and Canada and developed server and core applications for both network and mobile handsets.

"I am pleased to join the AskMeNow team and look forward to adding my technical strength to the Company's core product strategies and vision for the future," says Mohammed Didarul Alam.

Mohammed has submitted multiple wireless patents for his work on mobile technology and has received several awards such as President's Award, Team Excellence and US Congress Award.

About AskMeNow

AskMeNow is the easiest, most convenient way to access information on the Internet or from local content from your cell phone or mobile PDA device. The first mobile lifestyle network, AskMeNow utilizes its proprietary technology to offer a natural language based interaction and dynamic content provision platform designed for simple and quick information retrieval. The Company generates revenues through per usage fees and one to one contextual mobile advertising sponsorships. AskMeNow launched officially in November 2005. The Company is based in Irvine, California. Please visit for more information.

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