SOURCE: Voyant International Corporation

November 27, 2007 11:11 ET

Ed Gerhardt Joins Voyant as General Manager of Wireless Systems

Seasoned Veteran to Manage Voyant's Wireless Systems Business

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwire - November 27, 2007) - Voyant International Corporation (OTCBB: VOYT), a diversified media and technology holding company dedicated to improving the quality of the digital world for both businesses and consumers, announced today that Ed Gerhardt has joined the company as General Manager of Voyant's wireless systems business efforts. Mr. Gerhardt has a long history of building innovative and successful businesses in the wireless field.

"Voyant is identifying and exploiting the intersection of technology and media content in meaningful ways to cultivate unique business opportunities. Wireless technologies are a key component of this intersection," said Dana Waldman, Voyant's CEO. In November 2006, Voyant announced the acquisition of intellectual property that includes advanced wireless modem technology. In June 2007, the company announced its intention to enter the aviation broadband market to provide airborne connectivity and content to commercial airplane passengers, and in September 2007 the company hired Dr. Ted Wolcott as Managing Director of this business. "Hiring Ed is another important milestone in the advancement of our wireless strategy," added Waldman

Herschel Stiles, Voyant's chief development officer, said, "We are excited about applying our wireless intellectual property and know-how, not only to aviation broadband, but also to other wireless system opportunities, and Ed is the perfect person to help us chart this course."

Mr. Gerhardt has a strong track record of engineering management and entrepreneurship, having founded successful wireless startups that were acquired by Scientific Atlanta, Comsat, and PCOM. Most recently, he was president of Adapt4. Products from his companies have yielded over $700 million in revenue to date. Mr. Gerhardt was the lead technologist on the development of the first VSAT, PTM, Spread Spectrum, and broadband millimeter-wave point-to-point radios.

"I am very pleased to be part of this exciting and dynamic company," said Mr. Gerhardt. "Voyant's mission to bring content all the way from creation to consumption opens a broad world of business opportunities, many of which involve innovation in wireless technology. With the recent FCC decisions concerning the availability of new wireless spectra, the timing for Voyant's wireless ventures is ideal, and I am looking forward to being a part of them."

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