Kunekt Adds Two Executives to its Business Advisory Board

HONG KONG, Feb. 28 /CNW/ - Kunekt Corporation (OTCQB: KNKT), creator of the Kunekt global brand of affordably priced, quality mobile devices, primarily smartphones and tablets, today announced that it added two seasoned executives to its Business Advisory Board to serve along with Matt Li and Yabin Xing, both experienced telecom executives.

Mark Bruk, president of Kunekt reported that the Business Advisory Board has already begun its activities with Matt Li heading up the Kunekt's newly opened Shenzhen sales office and the hiring of an experienced sales staff.  The new Advisory Board members will focus initially on the advancement of the company's designing, manufacturing and financing operations.

"Among the new members that Kunekt has brought on board are Mr. Chengwu Zhu who has years of experience managing the design and manufacture of mobile devices in China as well as Mr. Teng who has impressive financial industry credentials," said Bruk. Kunekt will harness their experience, relationships and know-how to finance our operations and to realize our plan to establish an internationally known brand of quality, affordably priced mobile devices, including feature phones, smart phones and tablets."

The new board members are:

Yuqi Teng is a co-founder of the investment bank, Beijing Tian Yi Union Investment Inc., founded in 2004 in Beijing, China. Before starting Tian Yi Union, he was the investment chief for China ZhongJi Group Development Inc, one of the largest state-owned companies, which later reorganized into several public stock and large private companies. In the early 1990s, he was holding a senior investment managing position with China Agricultural Development Trust and Investment Company, when the company ran the largest investment banking and investment business in China.

Chengwu Zhu, CEO and co-founder of Guangzhou Xingwei Communications Technology Ltd. Inc. ("Xingwei"), Guangzhou, China, a mobile phone design company, which has been in operation since 2004, has 42 employees and last year generated revenue in excess of RMB 33 million ($5 million USD) (unaudited), primarily from its printed circuit board designs for mobile phones. Chengwu Zhu previously worked for telecom giant Huawei.  Upon closing of the recently announced proposed acquisition of AMS, he will join Kunekt as vice president of engineering and operations.

About Kunekt
Kunekt Corp. (OTCQB: KNKT) is a U.S. publicly traded company focused on designing, building and marketing mobile phones as well as smartphones and tablets powered by Google's Android mobile operating system. The company's mission is to build a globally recognized brand in the mobile device market and deliver smart phones and tablets at prices that are a fraction of the industry leaders.

For more information about Kunekt and to sign up for email updates, visit www.kunekt.com and follow the company on Twitter at www.kunekt.com/twitter and Facebook at www.kunekt.com/facebook.

Investor Relations
Andrew J. Barwicki
Barwicki Investor Relations Inc.
Telephone: +1-516-662-9461
Email: ir@kunekt.com

Public Relations/Media
Richard Stern
Stern & Co.
Telephone: +1-212-888-0044
Email: pr@kunekt.com

Digital Strategies
ProActive Capital Resources Group LLC
Telephone: +1-212-828-7373
Email: ds@kunekt.com

Forward-Looking Statements

This news release contains "forward-looking statements". Statements in this news release, which are not purely historical, are forward-looking statements and include any statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions regarding the future, such as the following: (1) that the new advisory board members will focus initially on the advancement of the company's designing, manufacturing and financing operations; and (2) will harness their experience, relationships and know-how to finance our operations and to realize our plan to establish an internationally known brand of quality, affordably priced mobile devices, including feature phones, smart phones and tablets. It is important to note that actual outcomes and Kunekt's actual results could differ materially from those in such forward-looking statements. Actual results could differ from those projected in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors. Such factors include, among others: (1) an inability of Kunekt to effectively break into the Chinese market; (2) a failure to close the definitive agreements; (3) an inability to evolve the businesses of the different companies into a singular group; (4) the ability of Kunekt to design, manufacture and market mobile phones, smartphones and/or tablets at all and at a price less than the industry leaders; (5) Kunekt's ability to remain competitive as other parties develop and release competitive products; (6) Kunekt 's ability to engage reliable companies to manufacture mobile phones, smartphones and tablets; (7) the ability of Kunekt to establish a recognized and/or global brand for its mobile phones, smartphones and tablets; (8) the success by Kunekt of the sales of its current and new products; (9) the impact of technology changes on Kunekt's products and on the industry; (10) general economic conditions as they affect Kunekt and its current and prospective customers, including a continued downturn in general economic conditions internationally; (11) the ability of Kunekt to control costs operating, general administrative and other expenses; the ability of Kunekt to locate and hire experienced mobile device salespeople; and (13) insufficient investor interest in Kunekt's securities which may impact on its ability to raise additional financing as required.

Readers should also refer to the risk disclosures outlined in Kunekt's quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, annual reports on Form 10-K and Kunekt's other disclosure documents filed from time-to-time with the SEC at www.sec.gov and available on Kunekt's investor relations website at www.kunekt.com.

All information provided in this release is as of February 28, 2011, and Kunekt Corporation undertakes no duty to update this information.

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SOURCE Kunekt Corporation

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For more information about Kunekt and to sign up for email updates, visit www.kunekt.com and follow the company on Twitter at www.kunekt.com/twitter and Facebook at www.kunekt.com/facebook.

Investor Relations
Andrew J. Barwicki
Barwicki Investor Relations Inc.
Telephone: +1-516-662-9461
Email: ir@kunekt.com

Public Relations/Media
Richard Stern
Stern & Co.
Telephone: +1-212-888-0044
Email: pr@kunekt.com

Digital Strategies
ProActive Capital Resources Group LLC
Telephone: +1-212-828-7373
Email: ds@kunekt.com

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