Radiant Communications Corp.

Radiant Communications Corp.

October 14, 2005 08:55 ET

Radiant Communications Announces Departure of President and CEO; Jim Grey Resigns as Board Member, President and CEO After 5 Years with Radiant

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 14, 2005) - The Board of Directors of Radiant Communications Corp. ("Radiant" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:RCX), the largest organization in Canada focused exclusively on providing IP-based data communications and Internet services to the business market, today announced that it has reluctantly accepted the resignation of Jim Grey as President and CEO and as a member of the Radiant Board.

"Jim leaves the company with a strong management team and secure base of recurring revenue from over 10,000 managed business connections" said Chris Worthy, Chairman of the Radiant Board. "Radiant has recently completed a significant financing arrangement which will fund the growth strategy that Jim initiated during his tenure at Radiant. The ability of the Company to raise new capital is attributable to the success the Company has had in penetrating new growth markets for business connectivity solutions. On behalf of the Board, our shareholders and the employees I would like to thank Jim for his contributions to the Company, and wish him well with his future plans."

The Board has initiated an external search for a President and CEO. In the interim period Chris Worthy will act as the Executive Chair of the Company in fulfilling the responsibilities of the office of the CEO. Mr. Worthy will be assisted in this capacity by Brian Nixon, a Director of Radiant.


Radiant Communications Corp. (www.radiant.net) provides a total, integrated solution for businesses requiring national IP data communications services including, broadband and managed network services, Internet access, web hosting, web development and marketing services.

The Company offers a complete range of coast-to-coast broadband services including DSL, T1, Fibre, and Cable. Radiant also provides specialized IP services for the Canadian retail industry, namely, RetailCONNECT™ IP network services and TurboSwitch IP payment gateway services. Radiant has offices in Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver.

This press release may contain forward-looking statements, including statements regarding the business and anticipated financial performance of Radiant, which involve risks and uncertainties. These risks and uncertainties may cause Radiant's actual results to differ materially from those contemplated by the forward-looking statements. Factors that might cause or contribute to such differences include, among others, competitive pressures, the growth rate of the Internet and telecommunications concerns, constantly changing technology and market acceptance of the company's products and services. Investors are also directed to consider the other risks and uncertainties discussed in Radiant's required financial statements and filings. All other companies and products listed herein may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.

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