SOURCE: Zunicom, Inc.

June 18, 2008 08:30 ET

Zunicom Announces Amendment to Compass Bank Subordination Agreement

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - June 18, 2008) - Zunicom, Inc. (OTCBB: ZNCM) announced today that Zunicom and Compass Bank have amended the Subordination Agreement dated as of June 19, 2007 to allow Zunicom to utilize in its discretion all principal and interest payments received by Zunicom from Universal Power Group, Inc. ("UPG") on two-6% UPG promissory notes dated December 20, 2006 in the aggregate principal amount of $5.85 million payable to Zunicom (the "UPG Notes"). The original Agreement with the Bank required Zunicom to hold all payments received from UPG on the UPG Notes in trust for the benefit of the Bank until all indebtedness of UPG to the Bank was paid. As amended, the Agreement now provides that so long as UPG is not in default on any loan agreement with the Bank, UPG shall pay to Zunicom all scheduled interests and principal payments on the UPG Notes and allows Zunicom in its discretion to utilize or spend any such amounts received from UPG.

The UPG Notes provide for quarterly interest payments on the unpaid principal balances of the UPG Notes and 16 quarterly principal payments in the aggregate amount of $365,625 beginning September 20, 2008. UPG has timely made all quarterly interest payments to Zunicom on the UPG Notes.

About Zunicom, Inc.

Zunicom, Inc. ( through its wholly owned subsidiary, AlphaNet Hospitality Systems, Inc. (, provides business communication services to the hospitality industry. Zunicom owns 2,000,000 shares of the common stock of Universal Power Group, Inc. (AMEX: UPG) that represents 40% of the issued and outstanding shares of UPG common stock as of this date.

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