SOURCE: MediaG3, Inc.

November 02, 2009 10:00 ET

MediaG3, Inc. Announces Veteran Telecom Executive to Join Management Team

MediaG3 Appoints Former Verizon Regional President to Lead WiMax Services

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - November 2, 2009) - MediaG3, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MDGC) announced today that veteran telecom executive John Griffith has joined the management team of MediaG3, Inc. as the President of WiMax Services.

John Griffith has more than 20 years of leadership experience within the wireless industry, including strategic planning, marketing and sales, customer care, international business development and business development. Mr. Griffith's experience touches nearly every facet of wireless technology including start-ups, managing hyper-growth, restructurings, global partnerships, turnarounds, mergers, and acquisitions. He has extensive experience in complex business partnerships, both within the U.S. and internationally. Under Mr. Griffith's leadership and strategic planning abilities, USWest NewVector's cellular business grew from start-up to profitability, and to hyper customer and revenue growth. Eventually USWest NewVector became AirTouch Cellular and then Verizon Wireless, where Mr. Griffith served as the President of the Mountain Region, comprising seven western states.

MediaG3 is delighted to have John Griffith join our team and he brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the table, added MediaG3 President & COO, Joseph L. Anzalone. To attract an executive of John's caliber is a tremendous success for MediaG3. John will lead the WIMAX Services division of the company and build our operational and execution capabilities around these core products and services, added Mr. Anzalone.

MediaG3 Chairman Val Westergard had this to add: "I have known John by reputation for many years and have tremendous respect for his leadership skills and experience. His superb reputation as a wireless executive clearly shows he will provide an immediately impact to the growth and direction of MediaG3. We are truly fortunate to have him join us as we prepare our full-scale WIMAX service launch in 2010."

"I'm excited to join MediaG3 at this early stage of the company's development," commented John Griffith. "I'm impressed with the Company's vision, its technology portfolio, and the current leadership of the company and I believe we have an unprecedented opportunity to deliver the next generation of broadband services that markets will be demanding very shortly. I'm excited to participate in the exciting growth of MediaG3, Inc."

Furthermore, The Company will be reporting on Thursday, November 5th new developments in its current and ongoing WIMAX roll-out strategy.

About MediaG3, Inc.

MediaG3, Inc. develops, markets, and delivers broadband wireless technology products and services for today's fixed and mobile customers. Under the brand of Imperial Wireless, MediaG3 offers Internet access and Internet telephone via fixed and WiMax mobile wireless in 19 states and over 500 cities with expansion plans into all 50 states in the US by 2010. MediaG3 is based in Santa Clara, California, with an operation facility in Boise, Idaho and an office in Shenzhen, China. For more information on the company, please visit www.mediag3.com and www.imperialwimax.com.

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