SOURCE: Edgetech Services Inc.

June 06, 2005 12:53 ET

Edgetech Announces Changes to Its Board

TORONTO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 6, 2005 -- Edgetech Services Inc. ( (OTC BB: EDGH) today announced the following changes to its board of directors:

On June 3, 2005, the remaining Directors have named Mr. Xavier Roy and Mr. Shawn Manesh as the new Chairman and director, respectively of the registrant. Mr. Roy will also assume the role of CEO of the registrant.

Mr. Roy has 20-years experience managing technology, consulting and Internet companies. He has had leading roles in Litton Industries, Thomson Group, Cap Gemini Ernst & Young, Cinebase, Veon, and Etensity where he developed and implemented new strategies that resulted in high growth of sales and profits while enhancing shareholders value. His background includes the following highlights:

* He held several full P&L responsibilities positions within Cap Gemini where he was awarded "manager of the year" for his outstanding growth of revenue and profits of several branches/units.

* While at Thomson, he developed and implemented several new offerings that resulted in a growth in revenue of $200 million.

* He was a major contributor of Cinebase growth from $2M to $12M in 1 year by leveraging solution selling and leading the closing of two large deals with Disney and E! while contributing to raising $30 million.

Mr. Shawn Manesh will serve as an independent director of the registrant. He is the cofounder and managing director of Arkitek Alliance a Real Estate investment firm. Prior to starting Arkitek Mr. Manesh had several executive positions such as CEO of Cymil Communications (Start up for Wireless ASIC), COO of Malibu Networks (Broadband wireless Access), VP operations of ActNetworks (Voice and Data Over Frame Relay) and other management positions with Tekelec and Pertec Computer. He has an extensive background in telecom/networking industry. He has been involved in raising in excess of $160 million in Initial Public Offerings and private funding as well as deep experience in numerous successful acquisitions and post M&A integration situations. Shawn holds a BS in Engineering from CSUN and an MBA degree from Pepperdine University.

Mr. Sang Ho Kim, Mr. Fred Fulcher and Mr. Donald R. George have resigned from the board. There were no disagreements between these former directors and the company.

"We look forward to a new era in the company's development and kindly thank the past board members for their contributions and wish them only the best in their future endeavors. I am looking forward to working with our stakeholders to enhance shareholder value and fulfill our business objectives," stated Mr. Xavier Roy, the new Chairman and CEO.

About Edgetech

Edgetech's has two operating subsidiaries: An Internet Search Engine company (Web's Biggest) and an IT Consulting company.

Web's Biggest is a fast growing and profitable Internet Search Engine company. Web's Biggest is the world's largest "wiki" based search engine. Its Editors Choice directory is localized for 230 countries in 70 different languages.

Web's Biggest has licensed the entire Whois database of more than 40 million domain names, enabling them to search almost every website in the world. Other search engines rely on hyperlinks and manual submissions to find websites. In a recent study done by the company, other search engines missed a third to more than half the websites in Web's Biggest search results.

The IT Consulting Division covers the following areas: IT Security, Biometrics, Business Solutions, Systems Engineering, Software Development and Project management. Edgetech is a Business Partner to Microsoft, IBM, Symantec, Counterpane and many others. Edgetech's clients include major government and private sector clients in Canada and the United States.

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