WebTech Wireless Inc.

WebTech Wireless Inc.

March 06, 2009 04:00 ET

WebTech Wireless Successfully Completes Pilot Phase with Grupo Nacional Provincial

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 6, 2009) - WebTech Wireless Inc. (TSX:WEW), a leading provider of location-based and fleet telematics services, announces that it has received formal notification from Grupo Nacional Provincial S.A.B. (GNP) that it has successfully completed the pilot phase of a joint project that could benefit GNP's more than 1.3 million Mexican automotive policy holders. A third company, WebTrack S.A. de C.V. (WebTrack), has been formed to provide installation, call center and support services to GNP.

These three organizations have successfully collaborated to create and establish the infrastructure necessary to support this initiative with the ability to service all of GNP's personal automotive and fleet policy holders. The product will be aggressively marketed in Mexico under GNP's Angel Naranja (Orange Angel) brand. WebTech has customized its locators and portal to meet specific GNP requirements in this exclusive agreement.

Marcelo Hernandez Diez, GNP's Director of Automotive Insurance states, "WebTech and WebTrack have proven beyond a doubt that they are capable of delivering a world-class telematics product and solution. Our selection of suppliers has been validated and we look forward to a long and mutually successful partnership."

Commenting on the announcement, Neil Chan, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales and Marketing for WebTech, said "We are thrilled to have passed this important milestone with GNP, an innovator in the global insurance industry and a true leader in Mexico. We expect this market to be a real showcase for our technological solutions."

Juan Avila, Executive Chairman & Chief Technology Officer for Prolog and WebTrack Co-Founder said, "We have been working tirelessly over these past months in the formation of WebTrack in order to exceed GNP's objectives. We are honoured to have received this formal approval."

Edward Kulperger, Senior Director of WebTech Wireless' Personal Automotive and OEM business units added, "This partnership proves WebTech's leadership position in the insurance space. GNP is recognized as a global innovative leader, and this advancement positions us well with many business lines within GNP, and with some of the largest vehicle insurance operators in the business."

About WebTech Wireless Inc.

WebTech Wireless Inc. (TSX:WEW) is a global Telematics, location-based services provider that develops, manufactures, and delivers turnkey wireless solutions designed to improve productivity and profitability. WebTech Wireless products include wireless hardware and software services running on cellular and satellite networks, and include Automatic Vehicle Location, Mapping, Reporting, Vehicle Diagnostics, Driver Status, In-vehicle Telemetry, Messaging, In-vehicle Navigation, and wireless application and Internet connectivity. WebTech Wireless is currently providing devices and services worldwide in eight languages to over forty-one countries covering five continents. WebTech Wireless' scalable solutions are used by a broad range of small, medium and Fortune 500 companies and by governments. For more information, please visit www.webtechwireless.com.

About Grupo Nacional S.A.

Grupo Nacional Provincial S.A. (MXK:GNP) is the largest insurance company in Mexico and is active in all areas of private and commercial insurance such as; life, health, property, automotive, financial and maritime insurance. Its subsidiary, Medica Integral GNP, specializes in the provision of health services and insurance. GNP Pensiones S.A. de C.V. engages in the acquisition and administration of pension funds and investment services, marketed under the brands Profuturo GNP and Aseguradora Porvenir GNP. The Company also holds a stake in Arrendadora Valmex, S.A. de C.V., a financial insurer, and Credito Afianzador, S.A., a credit insurer. GNP is headquartered in Mexico City and has offices in all of Mexico's major cities. www.GNP.com.mx

About Prolog S.A. de C.V.

Prolog S.A. de C.V. is a logistics consulting and systems integration company with 15 years of experience in the Mexican market. Additionally, its international offices provide coverage to the southern U.S., Spain and Central America. Prolog specializes in supply chain management, execution and control, logistics and processes re-engineering, and the design of applied systems and materials distribution facilities. The company has gained a reputation for its success in delivering turnkey solutions to a wide variety of clients with very specialized needs. For more information, please visit www.prolog.com.mx.

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