SOURCE: YP Corp

August 22, 2006 12:00 ET

YP Corp. Engages Christensen as Its International Corporate Communication Firm

MESA, AZ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 22, 2006 --YP Corp. (OTCBB: YPNT), a leading provider of nationwide Internet Yellow Pages and related services, today announced that it has retained Christensen to serve as its corporate communications agency.

Christensen Service Company is an investor and public relations advisory firm headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, with offices in New York, Hong Kong and Montreal. The Company integrates capital market intelligence into Investor Relations and Public Relations to help clients serve shareholders and stimulate new investor interest.

"We look forward to introducing YP to a broad investor and public audience with Christensen's assistance," said Dan Coury, acting Chief Executive Officer for YP Corp. "YP Corp. has reported its third consecutive quarter of sharply improved financial performance. Our focus now will be to communicate our business strategy and growth opportunities in the growing internet yellow pages industry, incorporating YP's innovative marketing and a unique web-based information services platform."

"Christensen is excited about our becoming a vital addition to YP Corp.'s forward communication program," said Rene Vanguestaine, president and CEO of Christensen. "We plan to advise and support management and in its efforts to raise the company's profile with a broader audience of shareholders and news media, particularly as YP continues to expand its presence in the evolving online information services market. We look forward to utilizing the many resources we have to enhance YP's competitive position and, ultimately, increase shareholder value in the company."

About YP Corp.

YP Corp. is America's Local Online Yellow Pages™ and offers businesses a simple and affordable way of creating a web presence and marketing their products and services to local audiences online. The Company offers an Internet Advertising Package which provides advertisers preferred placement in yellow page search results and their own Mini Webpage™ where they can provide potential customers with details about their products and services. YP Corp.'s mission is to be America's #1 Local Online Yellow Pages by offering users a simple and affordable way of marketing products and services to local audiences online. YP Corp.'s goal is 100% customer satisfaction through an ability to assist customers with every need in each and every contact with YP Corp.

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Contact Information

  • Contact Information
    Roger Bedier
    YP Corp.
    Investor Relations
    Ph: 480-325-4339
    Fax: 480-325-1257