January 10, 2007 08:13 ET

Radialpoint Announces Appointment of Martin Demers as President & COO

MONTREAL, CANADA--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 10, 2007) - Radialpoint, the leading provider of managed Internet services to the world's largest broadband providers, is pleased to announced the appointment of Martin Demers as President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Demers brings over 20 years of global management experience in the technology industry. Reporting to Hamnett Hill, CEO of Radialpoint, Mr. Demers will be responsible for all business operations, including pursuing new opportunities for growth while ensuring the continued expansion of Radialpoint's successful security value added services (VAS) business.

"Martin is an outstanding addition to the Radialpoint management team with a proven track record for building sustainable, growth-oriented businesses," said Hamnett Hill, CEO at Radialpoint. "A Deloitte Fast 50 Technology company, Radialpoint is expanding rapidly and seeking to capitalize on its market opportunities. Leveraging its success in the security VAS sector, the company is now building out a comprehensive VAS delivery and enablement business. Martin encompasses the necessary knowledge, experience, and management focus to bring Radialpoint to the targeted next level of growth and profitability."

"This is an exciting time to be joining Radialpoint," said Mr. Demers. "Hamnett and his management team have built Radialpoint into a dominant global market player for managed security VAS. With a strong balance sheet and sizable market opportunity, Radialpoint has set its course to reach new growth objectives. I look forward to helping the company achieve these."

Prior to joining Radialpoint, Mr. Demers was President and CEO of Interstar Technologies where, under his leadership, he re-structured the company to successfully grow revenues, expand operations, and increase overall profitability. Prior to Interstar, Demers was Chief Marketing Officer at ACE(i)COMM, a Washington DC-based provider of operations support systems (OSS), where he was responsible for building and growing its carrier business globally. He has also held senior management roles at Teleglobe, CAE Electronics, and Foxboro.

Demers holds an Engineering Honors degree from the University of Ottawa, and MBA from McGill University in Montreal, QC.

About Radialpoint

Radialpoint is a leading provider of managed Internet services solutions for broadband providers. Its Value Added Services (VAS) are currently available to over 20 million broadband subscribers worldwide. Radialpoint's Services and Managed VAS Platform enable large and mid-size providers to generate new revenue and significantly lower operational costs associated with supporting and bringing new Internet services to market. Its customers include Bell Aliant, Bell, TELUS and Videotron in Canada; Adelphia, BellSouth and Verizon in the US; and ntl, ONO, and Telewest in Europe. Radialpoint is headquartered in Montreal, Canada, with offices in Europe.

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