Hostopia announces major employment opportunity in Miramichi, NB

    Company plans Job Fair July 4th to 6th to interview applicants for

Inc. (TSX: H), today announced that it will be conducting a job fair, open to
applicants interested in joining its planned Customer Interaction Centre,
scheduled to open September, 2007. The high-growth Internet software and
service company has confirmed its plans to open a customer interaction
facility in a joint announcement with the Province of New Brunswick in
Miramichi made earlier today.
    Colin Campbell, Hostopia's CEO and COO states, "Hostopia's global Web
services business demands high-calibre employees to staff our support
operations. Hostopia is pleased to provide professional training to qualified
applicants who will quickly become productive members of our service and
support teams, currently located in Toronto and Nikolayev, Ukraine."
    Campbell adds, "Miramichi is a terrific location to house our newest
support operation. Our extensive research into locations concluded that
Miramichi offers a talented resource base of prospective employees, backed by
a robust educational system and business infrastructure. We look forward to
finding great new employees in the region and doing our part to help diversify
the local economy in a true win-win partnership."
    As Hostopia prepares for the opening of the new 20,000 square foot
contact centre facility, it has announced immediate plans to interview, hire
and train employees to be ready to work in time for the planned September
operation opening. An open Job Fair will be conducted July 4th, 5th and 6th at
the Rodd Miramichi River, from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. each day. Applicants
with resumes in hand are invited to come on an open invitation basis with no
appointment necessary. Hostopia will conduct interviews on a "first come -
first served" basis for a variety of positions, including:

    -   Assistant Manager Quality Assurance/Customer Service
    -   Assistant Manager of Operations
    -   Customer Care Administrator
    -   Technical Support Specialists, (Level I and Level II)
    -   Technical Support Traffic Analyst
    -   Web Design Consultant(s)

    Hostopia intends to offer positions within two weeks of the interviews
conducted at the Job Fair.
    Campbell concludes, "Since Hostopia was founded in 1999 it has succeeded
in training and developing many motivated employees in its support operations
who have progressed into a variety of advanced positions. We believe that this
new facility will become a critical part of our corporate success formula
which has grown to serve over 260,000 end user customers and over 340 service
providers in telecommunications and the Internet service industry who sell our

    About Hostopia

    Hostopia is a leading provider of web services that enable small- and
medium-sized businesses to establish and maintain an Internet presence. The
company's customers are communication services providers, including
telecommunication carriers, cable companies, internet service providers,
domain registrars, and web hosting service providers. Hostopia's customers
purchase their web services on a wholesale basis and resell these services
under their own brands to small- and medium-sized businesses. The company
provides customers with the technology, infrastructure, and support services
to enable them to offer web services, while saving them research and
development as well as capital and operating costs typically associated with
the design, development, and delivery of web services.

    Forward-Looking Information

    This press release includes certain "forward-looking statements" and
forward-looking information that are subject to risks, uncertainties and other
factors that could cause actual results or outcomes to differ materially from
those contemplated by the forward-looking statements. These forward-looking
statements and forward-looking information include, but are not limited to,
plans, objectives, expectations and intentions and other statements contained
in this press release that are not historical facts and statements identified
by words such as "expects," "anticipates," "intends," "plans," "believes,"
"seeks," "estimates" or words of similar meaning. Our actual results could
differ materially from those anticipated in these forward-looking statements
and forward-looking information upon completion of the review of our year end
results by our independent registered public accounting firm. These statements
are based on our current beliefs or expectations and there are a number of
important factors that could cause the actual results or outcomes to differ
materially from those indicated by these forward-looking statements, including
without limitation, our ability to maintain our sales efficiency, our ability
to maintain our existing, and develop new, strategic relationships, the number
of our net subscriber additions, our monthly customer turnover and our ability
to successfully integrate recently acquired businesses and operations and
those risks set forth or referenced under the caption "Risk Factors" in
Hostopia's Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended December 31 ,
2006, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. These filings are
available on a website maintained by the Securities and Exchange Commission at and on our corporate website under Investor

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For further information:

For further information: Paul D. Engels, Chief Marketing Officer & Exec.
Vice President, Inc., Tel: (905) 671-7204, Email:; Gordie Campbell, Investor Relations,
Inc., Tel: (877) 444-4116, Email:

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