SOURCE: TeleCommunication Systems, Inc.

May 20, 2008 08:30 ET

TeleCommunication Systems to Present at the Stephens Inc. 2008 Spring Investment Conference

ANNAPOLIS, MD--(Marketwire - May 20, 2008) - TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a global leader in mission-critical wireless communications technology, has been invited to present at the Stephens Inc. 2008 Spring Investment Conference to be held at the New York Palace Hotel in New York, June 4-5, 2008.

TeleCommunication Systems chairman, president and CEO, Maurice B. Tosé, and senior vice president and CFO, Tom Brandt, are scheduled to present on June 5 at 2:30 p.m. eastern time.

Management will discuss recent record financial results and company progress, including strong wireless carrier license sales trends. They will also address progress as one of six primary vendors on a $5 billion Army Worldwide Satellite Systems Contract vehicle. On May 1, 2008, the company reported record first quarter 2008 GAAP net income, which was up 90% year-over-year to $4.6 million, or $0.11 per basic share. These results were driven by an 18% sequential increase in revenue to $40.4 million.

The two-day conference will showcase more than 100 small and mid-cap companies, which will offer executive and senior management presentations to institutional investors. Company presentations will be followed by breakout sessions, and one-on-one meetings with company management are available by prior request.

About Stephens Inc.

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About TeleCommunication Systems, Inc.

TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS) produces wireless data communications technology solutions that require proven high levels of reliability. TCS provides wireless and VoIP E9-1-1 network-based services, secure deployable communication systems, engineered satellite-based services, and commercial location applications, like traffic and navigation, using the precise location of a wireless device. Customers include leading wireless, cable and VoIP carriers around the world and agencies of the U.S. Departments of Defense, State, and Homeland Security. For more information, visit www.telecomsys.com.