SOURCE: Universal Express, Inc.

April 19, 2007 09:42 ET

Source Communications Named Agency of Record by Universal Express, Inc.

Source to Handle All Sports Sponsorships, Related Assets and Activation

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 19, 2007 -- Universal Express, Inc. (OTCBB: USXP) announced today that it has retained Source Communications as its agency of record for all sports-related activity. The scope of work includes all sports sponsorships, assets, inventory, activation and related creative.

"Universal Express and our subsidiaries Luggage Express and MadPackers have rapidly expanded our portfolio of sports and entertainment sponsorships in an effort to reach their fan bases and our customers. We anticipate increasing this involvement as our business grows," said Richard A. Altomare, Chairman and CEO, Universal Express, Inc. "Source Communications brings to Universal Express an immediate capability to manage and leverage these relationships. And their expertise and relationships within the sports marketing industry will help us identify the right opportunities in the future."

Currently, Universal Express has sports marketing relationships with the Florida Panthers, New York Mets, New York Rangers, New York Knicks, New Jersey Nets, WCBS Radio, New York Islanders, National Hockey League, and Major League Soccer. Luggage Express is the title sponsor of the Luggage Express Team Sigalsport BMW, and is presenting sponsor of some Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series events. MadPackers is the sponsor of the "Door to Dorm" Music Tour at 17 colleges this year.

"We are extremely excited to be working with Universal Express. Mr. Altomare truly understands the impact sports marketing can have on their business. And he recognizes how important it is to have a sports marketing agency partner with the expertise and experience to get the most from their investment," said Larry Rothstein, President, Source Communications.

Source Communications will begin working immediately with Universal Express.

About Source Communications

Source Communications, with offices in New York, NY, Hackensack, NJ, and San Diego, CA, is a full-service advertising and sports marketing agency serving clients including Hewlett-Packard, Nikon, Amtrak, SUBWAY® restaurants, Wise Snacks, and ORT America.

About Universal Express

Universal Express, Inc. is a 23-year-old logistics and transportation conglomerate with multiple developing subsidiaries and services. For additional information please visit

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