Call Genie Inc.

Call Genie Inc.


November 24, 2008 08:30 ET

Call Genie Announces Ten Year Contract With TATA Consultancy Services in India to Support One of World's Largest Telecommunications Companies

Call Genie's CG InteractAgent and CG OpenAgent Search software will allow operators to effectively search and access listing information for over 35 million subscriber lines in Southeast Asia

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 24, 2008) - Call Genie Inc. (the "Company" or "Call Genie")(TSX:GNE) and TATA Consultancy Services ("TATA") (BSE:TCS)(NSE:TCS), a leading IT services, business solutions and outsourcing organization, today announced a new multi-year contract regarding a major Southeast Asian telecommunications company, for the use of Call Genie's CG InteractAgent and CG OpenAgent Search software.

Per the agreement with TATA, the name of the telecommunications company will not be immediately disclosed.

Under the terms of the agreement, Call Genie will provide software to allow operators to effectively search and access directory listing information for over 35 million subscriber lines. TATA Consultancy Services will manage the overall engagement including the initial deployment of Call Genie's solution as well as the day-to-day and long-term in-region maintenance.

The Company's ten year contract is based primarily on implementation, licence and ongoing maintenance fees.

"We are proud to have been selected by one of the world's largest telecommunications companies to provide its next generation workstation and local search solution," said Mike Durance, CEO of Call Genie. "Further, TATA has vast experience within the region and we are excited to work with them to deploy and maintain this local search and advertising solution."

About Call Genie Inc.

Call Genie is a leading global provider of local mobile search and advertising solutions that connect ready to transact consumers directly with local merchants for local directory businesses, directory assistance services and local media publishers. Call Genie solutions offer an exceptional experience for both advertisers and consumers and are deployed in 11 countries around the world. Call Genie has been awarded the Excellence in Integrated Ad Management award by the Pelorus Group, has won the Yellow Page Association Industry Excellence Award for Marketing Innovation, the Whitaker Innovation Award, and the 118 Tracker Award for both Technology Innovation in the UK and most recently, Outstanding Contribution to the Industry.

About TATA Consultancy Services

TATA Consultancy Services is an IT services, business solutions and outsourcing organization that delivers real results to global businesses, ensuring a level of certainty no other firm can match. TATA Consultancy Services offers a consulting-led, integrated portfolio of IT and IT-enabled services delivered through its unique Global Network Delivery Model, recognized as the benchmark of excellence in software development. A part of the Tata Group, India's largest industrial conglomerate, TATA Consultancy Services has over 120,000 IT consultants in 42 countries. The Company generated consolidated revenues of US $5.7 billion for fiscal year ended 31 March, 2008 and is listed on the National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange in India. For more information, visit us at

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