SOURCE: Roundbox

January 23, 2007 08:00 ET

Roundbox Attracts Wireless Industry Luminary Perry LaForge as Advisor

Industry Pioneer Provides Guidance as Roundbox Delivers on Mobile Broadcast Vision

FLORHAM PARK, NJ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 23, 2007 -- Roundbox Inc., a leader in mobile broadcast software, announced today that Perry LaForge, founder, executive director and chairman of the CDMA Development Group (CDG), was appointed to the Roundbox Advisory Board. With over 24 years in the telecommunications industry, Perry is an acknowledged industry expert in assessing the challenges of today's mobile communications, evangelizing new technologies globally across the mobile ecosystem and understanding the intricacies of interoperability.

"Perry brings a wealth of experience to Roundbox, having led the development and worldwide commercialization of CDMA since the first proof-of-concept trials," said Dennis Specht, founder and CEO of Roundbox. "We will leverage Perry's vast wireless experience to help Roundbox realize our mobile broadcast vision."

Perry is a seasoned entrepreneur, having founded both inOvate Communications Group, which capitalizes promising companies in the telecommunications industry and inCode Telecom Group (sold to Verisign), a wireless systems integration company. Additionally, Perry was vice president and partner of the international management-consulting firm, Pittiglio Rabin Todd and McGrath.

"The Roundbox team has significant experience in delivering innovative software solutions for mobile operators. Given these credentials, they have quickly demonstrated leadership in delivering mobile broadcast across any network type," said Perry LaForge. "I look forward to collaborating with them to deliver on the promise of mobile broadcast."

About Roundbox

Roundbox Inc. is a leading provider of mobile broadcast software solutions. The company provides client and server software spanning multiple network technologies to mobile operators. Roundbox's products help mobile operators take maximum advantage of broadcast and multicast to enhance both existing revenue-generating services as well as deploy new, differentiated ones. Roundbox is a private company based in Florham Park, New Jersey and is funded by premier venture capital firms. For more information, visit www.roundbox.com.

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