Digital Dispatch Systems Inc.

Digital Dispatch Systems Inc.

January 17, 2007 08:00 ET

Digital Dispatch Announces Additions to Management Team

RICHMOND, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 17, 2007) - Digital Dispatch (TSX:DD), the leading global provider of mobile data solutions, is pleased to announce the appointments of several new members to its Executive Team.

George Lipski joins Digital Dispatch as the new Vice President of Research and Development. He is responsible for the complete product cycle and plays a significant role in defining the Company's overall strategic direction. He has over 15 years of experience in the high technology/telecommunications industry. Mr. Lipski's previous position was with Starvision Multimedia Corporation where he was President.

Cliff Snelling is Digital Dispatch's new Vice President of Marketing and Product Management. He will oversee the Company's marketing, product management, business development and business relationship activities. Cliff has over 25 years of experience in the wireless data and telecommunications industry. He most recently served as the President of SmarTalk Technologies.

Raymond Fast is the President of the Application Service Provider (ASP) division of Digital Dispatch. He oversees ASP solutions for dispatch fleet management systems in the taxi, limousine and work truck markets. He brings with him 24 years experience in engineering, business development and business operations. Prior to joining Digital Dispatch, Raymond was a founding member of Guardian Mobile Monitoring Systems Inc. In addition, he is the inventor or co-inventor of 6 patents for electronic control systems, satellite communications equipment, and GPS security systems.

In addition, David Wang, Chief Technology Officer, and Stephen Spiro, Vice President of Operations, both recently announced their resignation from Digital Dispatch in order to pursue other interests.

"David and Stephen both played an important role in the growth of the Company and developing its current product development process. Their work is appreciated and we wish both of them all the best in their future endeavors," stated Vari Ghai, Chief Executive Officer for Digital Dispatch. "We would like to welcome the new members of our Company's management team and are looking forward to a strong year in 2007."

These appointments are part of Digital Dispatch's strategy to strengthen key areas and to prepare for future expansion.

About Digital Dispatch Systems Inc.

Digital Dispatch Systems Inc. is a worldwide provider of mobile data solutions for fleet and mobile workforce management. Founded in 1987, we have an installed base of 70,000 wireless mobile data devices and nearly 200 wireless data systems on four continents. We offer products and services to manage vehicle fleets and mobile workforces, including dispatch software, wireless communication infrastructure and a range of in-vehicle mobile devices. Visit for more information.

Contact Information