SOURCE: iPass

February 14, 2007 08:00 ET

iPass' Ken Denman Presented With Beacon Award by Information Technology Senior Management Forum

Annual Awards Ceremony Honors CEO for Dedication to Advancing Diversity in the Technology Industry

SAN JOSE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 14, 2007 -- iPass, Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS) a global provider of services that unify management of enterprise mobility, today announced that CEO Ken Denman, was honored with a Beacon Award by The Information Technology Senior Management Forum (ITSMF) on the evening of February 9, 2007 in San Jose, California. ITSMF is a non-profit organization whose mission is to fill the executive pipeline with the next generation of African-American IT professionals.

The event presented awards to individuals and member corporations in a variety of categories. Ken Denman, Chairman, President and CEO of iPass, was presented the Beacon Award, which recognizes an entrepreneur of an Information Technology firm which has demonstrated significant growth in the industry.

"We at ITSMF draw our strength from two major sources: our members, who include senior IT executives or owners of well-established technology businesses, and our corporate partners," says Curvie Burton, ITSMF Chairperson and Senior Director at EDS. "This awards ceremony is our way of thanking those who have helped make our organization what it is today, as well as acknowledging leaders who represent significant achievement and contribution to the advancement of African-Americans in the IT industry."

About ITSMF

The Information Technology Senior Management Forum (ITSMF), formed in 1996, works to increase the level of African-American representation at executive levels of IT through networking activities, a formal executive mentoring program, and strategic corporate alliances. ITSMF meets quarterly and their themes and programs are designed to foster these goals. ITSMF members include executives from companies such as American Airlines, Bank of America, Cisco, COX Enterprises, Dell, EDS Corporation, Hewlett Packard, Lockheed Martin, Microsoft, Procter & Gamble, and Wachovia.

About iPass Inc.

iPass helps enterprises unify the management of remote and mobile connectivity and devices. With iPass software and services, customers can create easy-to-use broadband solutions for their mobile workers, home offices, and branch and retail locations, complete with device management, security validation, and unified billing. iPass offerings are powered by its leading global virtual network, on-demand management platform, and award-winning client software. The iPass global virtual network unifies hundreds of wireless, broadband and dial-up providers in over 160 countries. Hundreds of Global 2000 companies rely on iPass services, including General Motors, Nokia, and Reuters. Founded in 1996, iPass is headquartered in Redwood Shores, Calif., with offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia.

iPass® is a registered trademark of iPass Inc.

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