Wireless Age Communications, Inc.
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Wireless Age Communications, Inc.

June 15, 2005 13:27 ET

Wireless Age Communications Named the 'Official Mobility Dealer of the 2005 Canada Games'

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - June 15, 2005) - Wireless Age Communications Ltd., the retail business unit of Wireless Age Communications, Inc. (OTCBB:WLSA), a leading supplier of solutions to the Canadian wireless communications industry, announced today that it has signed an agreement naming it the Official Wireless Supplier for the 2005 Canada Games. Wireless Age Communications will also be the official supplier to 2005 Canada Summer Games, providing wireless communications equipment and services. The 2005 Canada Summer Games will be held in Regina and surrounding areas August 6 - 20, 2005.

Allen Cowie, Wireless Age retail division President, said, "We are thrilled to be a major sponsor of and supplier to the Canada Games. Communication is a necessity between the athletes, sponsors, and event organizers in order for the Games to function successfully. The tools we are providing will allow this communication to occur seamlessly at their fingertips."

Wireless Age Communications has also agreed to participate in a 2005 Canada Summer Games Champion Sponsor Program. Wireless Age Communications will be included in numerous marketing events and materials in connection with the agreement.

In addition to attracting Canada's best amateur athletes, the 2005 Canada Games will bring new local investment and increase tourism to the community. Expected numbers for attendance include: 12,000 visitors, 200 media and 750 VIPs during the two weeks from across the country. Over 5,000 volunteers will be involved in staging the 2005 Canada Games, which will be televised across Canada.

About Wireless Age Communications Inc.

Wireless Age Communications Inc. owns and operates four Strategic Business Units.

Wireless Age retail outlets sell next generation wireless products and services to business and individual end users in Saskatchewan and Manitoba. Wireless Source distributes prepaid phone cards, wireless accessories, land mobile radios, batteries and ancillary electronics products throughout to dealers throughout North America. mmwave does specialty distribution and network engineering and integration, for carriers and manufacturers of communications equipment in Canada. Wireless works operates broadband public access and private networks in Southern Ontario, and develops and deploys consumer and commercial products for those networks.

The company is a recognized leader in the wireless industry in Canada and is a member of the WiMax forum, as well as a very active member of the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association.

Wireless Age has an investment in Azonic Corporation, which plans to market low cost, wireless devices including cellular phones. One such phone is designed to be located in glove boxes, first aid kits and emergency supply packages and used for emergency purposes. Another is a prepaid wireless phone designed to be used in the low cost and short-term usage markets.

For additional information about Wireless Age Communications Inc. or its subsidiaries, please visit the company's website at www.thewirelessage.com or review periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission at www.sec.gov.

This press release contains "forward looking statements" as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are based on currently available competitive, financial and economic data and management's views and assumptions regarding future events. Such forward-looking statements are inherently uncertain. Wireless Age Communications, Inc. cannot provide assurances that the matters described in this press release will be successfully completed or that the company will realize the anticipated benefits of any transaction. Actual results may differ materially from those projected as a result of certain risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to: global economic and market conditions; the war on terrorism and the potential for war or other hostilities in other parts of the world; the availability of financing and lines of credit; successful integration of acquired or merged businesses; changes in interest rates; management's ability to forecast revenues and control expenses, especially on a quarterly basis; unexpected decline in revenues without a corresponding and timely slowdown in expense growth; the company's ability to retain key management and employees; intense competition and the company's ability to meet demand at competitive prices and to continue to introduce new products and new versions of existing products that keep pace with technologi8cal developments, satisfy increasingly sophisticated customer requirement and achieve market acceptance; relationships with significant suppliers and customers; as well as other risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to those detailed from time to time in Wireless Age Communications, Inc. SEC filings. Wireless Age Communications, Inc. undertakes no obligation to update information contained in this release. For further information regarding risks and uncertainties associated with Wireless Age Communications, Inc.'s business, please refer to the risks and uncertainties detailed from time to time in Wireless Age Communications, Inc.'s SEC filings.

Contact Information

  • Wireless Age Communications, Inc.
    Brad Poulos
    (905) 363-1012
    Wireless Age Communications, Inc.
    Allen Cowie
    (306) 751-7736
    Martin E. Janis & Company, Inc.
    Beverly Jedynak
    (312) 943-1100 ext. 12