SOURCE: Unity Wireless Corporation

September 13, 2007 03:00 ET

Unity Wireless Appoints New Member to the Board of Directors

BELLINGHAM, WA--(Marketwire - September 13, 2007) - Unity Wireless Corporation (OTCBB: UTYW) today announced the appointment of Mr. Ariel Poppel to the board of directors. Mr. Poppel, representing the Infinity Venture Capital fund, replaces Mr. Amir Gal-Or also from Infinity.

"We are very pleased to have Ariel joining the board," said Ken Maddison, Unity's most tenured board member and Chairman of the company's Audit Committee. "His 25 years of financial and commercial experience in the high tech industry will be valuable resources as we continue the process of driving the organization to profitability."

Mr. Poppel, Infinity's Managing Director - Finance, previously served as CFO and Interim CEO for Shellcase Ltd. For seven years, he was a senior executive at Nexus Telocation Systems, where he held positions including president and COO, Vice President of Operations, and director on the board of EDEN. Mr. Poppel also served as the Chief Financial Officer of OTM Technologies, where he was in charge of the Japanese market.

Infinity is a leading Israeli-Chinese technology fund managing over $500M since 1993, including the following five funds: Nitzanim (1993), Infinity I Fund (1999), FBR Infinity II Ventures (2001), Infinity IMS (2003) and Infinity-CSVC China Fund (2004).

About Unity Wireless

Unity Wireless is a world class provider of wireless coverage enhancement solutions for cellular operators and custom subsystems for network infrastructure manufacturers. For more information about Unity Wireless, visit www.unitywireless.com.

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Contact Information

  • Investor Contacts:
    Talal Fouani
    Wall Street Financial Corp.
    (403) 616-8472

    David Orton
    VP Marketing & Investor Relations
    Unity Wireless
    Toll Free 1-877-988-6489