Chalk Media Corp.

Chalk Media Corp.

October 21, 2008 07:00 ET

Chalk Signs Software License Agreement With Major North American Municipality

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 21, 2008) - Chalk Media Corp. (TSX VENTURE:CKM) today announced that it has signed a multi-year software licensing agreement with a leading North American municipality. The agreement includes the licensing of 1,500 of seats of Chalk's software platform, chalkboard™, and a comprehensive training program for the city's geographically dispersed employees.

"This deal represents a major win in the local government space with one of the fastest growing cities in North America", said Stewart Walchli, President & CEO, Chalk. "It is a referenceable marquee account for us in the government vertical, one of our target industries."

"From a financial perspective, this is one of our largest contracts to date," Mr. Walchli continued. "We believe that one of the reasons why we were selected as the successful vendor is for our mobile learning capabilities. We believe there is potential growth in this account, including Mobile chalkboard™ as well as additional seats of our online software."

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Although Chalk has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in forward-looking statements, there may be other factors that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Chalk does not undertake to update any forward-looking statements that are incorporated by reference herein, except in accordance with applicable securities laws. Further information on Chalk Media Corp. is available at

About Chalk Media Corp.

Chalk's mobile content deployment system, Mobile chalkboard™, allows multimedia content to be created, securely pushed and tracked on BlackBerry® smartphones. Our software and content help organizations communicate with their employees, business partners and customers. Additional information is available at

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