SOURCE: Telava Networks, Inc.

March 26, 2008 09:15 ET

Telava Appoints Lino G. Morris to Its Board of Advisors

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - March 26, 2008) - Telava (OTCBB: TLVA) announced today that the Company has appointed Lino G. Morris to Its Board of Advisors.

Mr. Morris, a well respected name around the world in both telecommunications and technology, has served in the private and public sectors for over 40 years. From 1996 until 2005 he was the founder and CEO of the WorldHub group of companies, which provided a full range of telecommunications operations, products and facilities serving hundreds of international and domestic carriers. "Lino," as he is known globally, started from a single base in Miami and expanded to operational facilities in New York and London, which served as a hub to over a hundred countries.

Most recently Lino served as Director of Exchange Services for a large European group that owns one of the largest and newest fiber networks in Europe, covering some 300 locations in 16 countries. He then sold one of his businesses to a public global media and communications company in which he became an officer and is also a partner in a domestic tower company, with a tower network covering 22 states. Lino has been head of a number of major technology projects in the Middle East, Switzerland, Brazil, England, France, Mexico as well as the USA.

Earlier in his career, Lino was the head of Engineering Sciences, which designed and manufactured hundreds of large specialty and mobile communication units for use around the world. In the 1960s, during the early days of the missile program, he served as a Science Correspondent at Cape Kennedy. His award winning work includes a number of articles and hundreds of radio and TV broadcasts on science issues.

Baldwin Yung, President and CEO of Telava Networks, Inc., commented, "We at Telava are grateful and confident that having Mr. Morris on board as one of the members of our Advisory Board will add tremendous value to Telava and will spur the growth of our Company."

About Telava Networks, Inc.

Built on a carrier-class network infrastructure, Telava is an Integrated Communications Provider (ICP) of wireless high-speed Internet service and innovative applications for next-generation fixed and mobile WiMAX broadband solutions. Headquartered in San Francisco, California, the Company owns a wireless broadband network covering more than 45 cities and towns in 22 states across the U.S. For more information, visit www.telava.com.

This News Release may contain "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that such expectations will prove correct.

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