Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc.

Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc.

March 04, 2008 09:01 ET

Tranzeo Wireless Appoints Christoph Lingenthal to Board

Former Senior Vice President at Siemens Mobile joins leading wireless producer

PITT MEADOWS, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 4, 2008) - Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT), a leading producer of high- performance wireless broadband and WiMAX communication systems, announces the appointment of Christoph Lingenthal to the board of directors.

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Mr. Lingenthal, a consultant for the Telecoms Division of Ernst & Young and for Canadian-based Wavesat Inc., is also an Operating Partner at Advent International, one of the world's largest and most experienced private equity firms.

Previously, Mr. Lingenthal was the Senior Vice President at Siemens Mobile and Key Account Manager for the Vodafone Group, based in England. Prior to serving as Senior Vice President, he was Key Account Manager for Siemens, with clients such as BT/Bt Wireless (now MMO2) and Director of Procurement for Siemens Communications from 1992 to 1996.

"We are pleased to welcome Christoph to Tranzeo. With more than 25 years of industry experience and his extensive insight into the mobile and fixed telecoms business in Europe, he will help Tranzeo achieve a lasting global footprint in the wireless industry," commented Tranzeo President and CEO Jim Tocher.

"I am very impressed with the team at Tranzeo and the growth they've achieved in recent years," commented Lingenthal. "I look forward helping to make a positive, lasting impact for Tranzeo, its shareholders, dealers, and distributors."

Mr. Lingenthal is a member of the Telecommunications Council and a board member for Aircom International PLC.

About Tranzeo

Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT) leads the wireless broadband industry for value, by producing high-performance wireless network equipment with a low cost of ownership and unparalleled service, allowing communities and businesses to communicate without boundaries. Within its state-of-the-art automated manufacturing facility, Tranzeo designs and produces all of its equipment for quick installation, ease of use and minimal maintenance. Its three-year product warranty sets the industry standard for service. Since the company's inception in 2000, Tranzeo's optimum cost effectiveness, premium quality and responsive support have attracted a growing and devoted worldwide following of more than 2,465 dealers and 20 distributors. Tranzeo's full spectrum of point-to-point and point-to-multipoint radios, WiMAX equipment, and mesh network solutions are designed for wireless internet service providers, governments, campuses, military, carriers, enterprise customers, and systems integrators around the globe. Robust solutions and first-rate OEM capabilities have resulted in remarkable growth in sales and market presence. Headquartered in Greater Vancouver, Canada, Tranzeo Wireless can be found online at or by telephone at 1.866.872.6936.

Forward Looking Statements This press release may contain forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. These forward-looking statements relate to, among other things, plans and timing for the introduction or enhancement of our services and products, revenues, and other expectations. These statements reflect our current expectations and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to, changes in technology and changes in the wireless data communications market.

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