Yak Communications Inc.

Yak Communications Inc.

January 05, 2005 11:46 ET

Yak Communications To Present at the Seventh Annual Needham & Company Growth Conference


NEWS RELEASE TRANSMITTED BY CCNMatthews

FOR: YAK COMMUNICATIONS INC.

NASDAQ SYMBOL: YAKC

JANUARY 5, 2005 - 11:46 ET

Yak Communications To Present at the Seventh Annual
Needham & Company Growth Conference

MIAMI, FLORIDA and TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 5, 2005) - Yak
Communications Inc. (the "Company")(NASDAQ:YAKC), a provider of
telecommunication services to residential and business customers,
announced today that Charles Zwebner, Chairman and Chief Executive
Officer, is scheduled to present at the Seventh Annual Needham & Company
Growth Conference at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time on Friday, January 14 at
the New York Palace Hotel in New York City.

Mr. Zwebner's audio and slide presentation will be web cast live on
January 14. A replay will be available approximately one hour following
the presentation and will be archived on the Company's web site. To
access the live and replay presentations, visit the Investor
Relations/Events section of the Yak Communications web site, www.yak.com.

About Yak Communications Inc.: Yak Communications Inc. (the "Company")
(NASDAQ:YAKC) is an Integrated Communications Provider (ICP) offering a
full array of long distance (1+, toll free and dial-around), local
lines, travel cards, cellular long distance, data services, and
broadband voice (VoIP) to residential and small businesses in North
America over high speed internet access. Yak currently serves
approximately 860,000 customers for its traditional telecom services.
For more information, visit www.yak.com.

Forward Looking Statements:

Statements contained in this news release which are not strictly
historical are forward looking within the meaning of the safe harbor
clause of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The
Company makes these statements based on information available to it as
of the date of this news release and assumes no responsibility to update
or revise such forward-looking statements.
Editors and investors are cautioned that forward-looking statements
invoke risk and uncertainties that may cause the Company's actual
results to differ materially from such forward-looking statements.

Words such as "projects", "believe", "anticipates", "estimate", "plans",
"expect", "intends", and similar words and expressions are intended to
identify forward-looking statements and are based on our current
expectations, assumptions, and estimates about us and our industry. In
addition, any statements that refer to expectations, projections or
other characterizations of future events or circumstances are
forward-looking statements. Although the Company believes that such
forward-looking statements are reasonable, we cannot assure you that
such expectations will prove to be correct. Our actual results could
differ materially from those anticipated in such forward-looking
statements as a result of several factors, risks and uncertainties.
These factors, risks and uncertainties include, without limitation, the
Company's success in integrating the operations of its newly-acquired
businesses, and associated reduction in costs, the successful
implementation of its business plans including growth of existing
product offerings, strategic acquisitions and development of broadband
telephony products, the successful integration of new management team
members, continued and increased demand for its services, the successful
deployment of new equipment and realization of material savings there
from, competition from larger and/or more experienced telecommunications
providers, its ability to continue to develop its markets, general
economic conditions, changes in governmental regulation, and other
factors that may be more fully described in the Company's literature and
periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. You are
urged to carefully review and consider these disclosures which describe
certain factors which affect our business.

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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    Yak Communications, Inc.
    Larry Turel
    Investor Relations
    1-305-933-8322, ext 105
    larry@yak.com
    or
    The Anne McBride Company, Inc.
    Kathy Price
    Investor Relations
    1-203-983-1702, ext 212
    kprice@annemcbride.com
    or
    S&S Public Relations, Inc.
    Heather Kelly
    1-847-955-0700
    heather@sspr.com