ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct 10, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Leading wireless advanced messaging and paging services provider USA Mobility, Inc. (Nasdaq: USMO) today announced it has launched a new, user-friendly Web site with enhanced functionality and interactive upgrade capabilities. A reflection of its marketing strategy, "One Source for Wireless," (http://usamobility.com) the Company's new Web site was created to give the Company a stronger online presence and to provide customers and clients with a single online resource to help meet their total wireless needs.
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USA Mobility was formed in November 2004 through the merger between Arch Wireless, Inc. and Metrocall Holdings, Inc. USA Mobility provides a broad base of products, services and solutions for customers and clients, including paging (http://www.usamobility.com/products/messaging/all_devices.html), advanced messaging, wireless phones, wireless data, increased homeland security, M2M services, systems solutions and government services.
Through the Company's new "One Source for Wireless" Web site, customers and prospective clients can review information about all USA Mobility products and services, including paging and advanced messaging services. (http://www.usamobility.com/products/messaging/ ) They can also access Company representatives to help answer questions and process purchase orders. The improved site includes an updated home page with streamlined and stylized features. It also provides businesses with regular updates on new services and offerings. Other site enhancements reflect an improved user experience, such as reorganized site navigation and concise functionality, including "Send-A-Message," (http://www.usamobility.com/send_a_message/index.html) an online shop, search links within the site, a personal account page, a careers section and detailed coverage area maps.
"The site has a much more intuitive navigation now, and allows clients to retrieve the information they are seeking with a new 'quick links' feature," said Mark Garzone, executive vice president of marketing. "Not only is this simple navigation pleasing to consumers, but it reduces our site loading time and bandwidth by more than 50 percent." In addition to enhanced navigation, the site provides businesses with downloadable online product and solution guides for USA Mobility's paging and advanced messaging services, a partner spotlight and advertising opportunities.
USA Mobility operates the largest traditional, or one-way, paging network throughout the United States and Puerto Rico, as well as the nation's largest two-way wireless data network. It also provides advanced messaging services to customers in more than 1,000 U.S. cities. Thousands of business and government customers -- including providers of healthcare, government, education and manufacturing services -- rely on USA Mobility to wirelessly connect their workforces to each other and to the systems they use in their daily operations.
About USA Mobility
USA Mobility, Inc., headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, is a leading provider of paging products and other wireless services to the business, government, healthcare and emergency response sectors. USA Mobility offers traditional one-way and advanced two-way paging via its nationwide networks covering more than 90 percent of the U.S. population. In addition, the Company offers mobile voice and data services through Sprint Nextel and Cingular Wireless, including BlackBerry and GPS location applications. The Company's product offerings include wireless connectivity systems for medical, business, government and other campus environments. USA Mobility focuses on the business-to-business marketplace and supplies mobile connectivity solutions to more than 80 percent of the Fortune 1000 companies. For further information visit http://www.usamobility.com.
Safe Harbor Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act: Statements contained herein or in prior press releases which are not historical fact, such as statements regarding the benefits of USA Mobility's enhanced web site, are forward-looking statements for purposes of the safe harbor provisions under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that may cause USA Mobility's actual results to be materially different from the future results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expectations include, but are not limited to, declining demand for paging products and services, the ability to continue to reduce operating expenses, future capital needs, competitive pricing pressures, competition from both traditional paging services and other wireless communications services, government regulation, reliance upon third-party providers for certain equipment and services, as well as other risks described from time to time in periodic reports and registration statements filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Although USA Mobility believes the expectations reflected in the forward- looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, it can give no assurance that its expectations will be attained. USA Mobility disclaims any intent or obligation to update any forward-looking statements.
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