July 29, 2005 09:00 ET

Radialpoint CEO a Finalist for Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Awards

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - July 29, 2005) - Radialpoint, a leading provider of managed Internet services to many of the world's largest broadband providers, today announced that company co-founder and CEO Hamnett Hill is a finalist for the 12th annual Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® awards. Mr. Hill is recognized in the Technology and Communications category for the Quebec region.

This is the second nomination for the company. Under its previous name, Zero-Knowledge Systems, Austin Hill, Mr. Hill's brother and fellow co-founder, won the Emerging Entrepreneur category for Quebec in 2000.

"I'm honoured to accept this recognition of behalf of the amazing team of professionals at Radialpoint," said Hamnett Hill. "This company has achieved new heights because we continue to focus on creating great opportunities for our employees, delivering value to our new and existing customers, and building a profitable, growing business for our investors. Awards like this help reinforce the success we have had, and drive us to achieve even more together."

The Entrepreneur Of The Year awards honour entrepreneurs who have demonstrated excellence and extraordinary success in areas such as innovation, risk taking, company development, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Submissions are reviewed by an independent judging panel, which is composed of distinguished Canadian business leaders and previous award recipients. Winners will be announced on October 25, 2005 in Montreal.

Radialpoint helps broadband providers create, retain, and grow lasting profitable relationships with their subscribers. Radialpoint's managed security services enable providers to offer their customers a full suite of private-labeled, value-added services including: Anti-Virus, Firewall, Anti-Spyware, Parental Control, Pop-Up and Ad Blocker, and Privacy Manager. With Radialpoint, providers can brand, configure, launch, manage and support the new Internet services subscribers want while minimizing deployment, support and operational costs. Radialpoint is the global leader in managed security services, reaching over 14 million broadband subscribers worldwide.

About Radialpoint

Radialpoint is a leading provider of managed Internet services solutions for broadband providers. Its security services are currently available to over 14 million broadband subscribers worldwide. Radialpoint managed security services enable large and mid-size providers to generate new revenue and significantly lower operational costs associated with supporting and bringing new Internet services to market. Its customers include Aliant, Bell, TELUS and Videotron in Canada; Adelphia, BellSouth and Verizon in the US; and ntl, ONO and Telewest in Europe. Radialpoint is headquartered in Montreal, Canada, with offices in Europe. For more information, visit http://www.radialpoint.com/.

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