TULSA, OK--(Marketwired - Jul 10, 2013) - Sanwire Corporation ("Sanwire" or the "Company") (OTCQB: SNWR), a global provider of wireless communications services and data solutions, is pleased to announce it has secured a credit facility that will enable Sanwire's wholly owned subsidiary Aero Networks ("Aero") to submit additional broadband infrastructure project applications under the United States Department of Agriculture, Rural Utilities Services ("USDA-RUS") Community Connect grant program.
With this credit facility, Aero can now bid for additional government projects valued in excess of $4,000,000, including the recently announced $1,200,000 exclusive agreement with the Oso Vista Ranch Project of the Ramah Navajo Nation. Part of the USDA-RUS Community Connect application approval process is for the applicants to arrange for 15% of the total project costs in matching funds.
"We are very pleased to have established this credit facility which will provide Sanwire the flexibility and capital to secure additional revenue projects for Aero," said Naiel Kanno, President and CEO of Sanwire. "This credit facility creates new business opportunities for Sanwire and affords us the opportunity to compete for larger bids, which we hope to convert into higher gross revenue in the near and longer term."
About United States Department of Agriculture, Rural Utilities Services
The USDA-RUS Community Connect program offers an exciting opportunity for needy communities to receive broadband services, build sustainable infrastructure, and to receive education and training on Internet usage and applications. Most of the grant recipient communities receive enormous benefits from the USDA-RUS program resulting in sustainable education, healthcare, medical and public safety advances for the community.
About Sanwire Corporation
Sanwire is a global provider of wireless communications services, data solutions, and application software/hardware. Sanwire's vertically integrated portfolio of solutions target a diverse array of enterprises and multiple disciplines with one goal in mind -- deliver efficient and reliable communications. For more information, visit www.sanwire.net. Sanwire has two wholly owned subsidiaries in its current portfolio, iPTerra Technologies and Aero Networks. iPTerra is a designer, developer, manufacturer and marketer of a real-time 2-way wireless and/or wireline communications, and mine-safety solution for the global mining and industrial industry (www.ipterra.net). Aero Networks provides advanced telecommunications and broadband services to rural communities and Native American tribes with focus on public safety, education and healthcare sectors. Aero is a pioneer in delivering 4G/LTE, TV White Space, and advanced wireless technologies (www.aeronetworks.net).
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