Kangaroo Media appoints Robert Mimeault as President and COO

    MONTREAL, Nov. 1 /CNW Telbec/ - Kangaroo Media Inc (TSX: KTV) is pleased
to announce the appointment of Robert Mimeault to the newly-created position
of President and Chief Operating Officer (COO). Mr. Mimeault is highly
regarded in the technology industry having served as CEO of several companies
including Hullo Inc., Versatel Networks Inc. and Televitesse Systems Inc.
    Kangaroo Media has introduced its technology to enhance on-site
spectators experience to some of the world's top sports events such as NASCAR,
Formula 1, the NFL and more recently golf, with the successful trial of
Kangaroo TV in the HSBC World Match Play Golf Championship. With the company
moving into various stages of commercialization in these four sports,
Mr. Mimeault brings to Kangaroo Media his broad technology experience in the
Internet, telecommunications and broadcast markets
    "Mr. Mimeault's vast experience will help accelerate our company's market
penetration," declared Marc Arseneau, Kangaroo Media Founder and CEO. "As
President and COO, Mr. Mimeault will focus on sales execution, business
development, and marketing, while I, as CEO, will continue to provide overall
direction and oversee our development efforts to ensure we maintain our
leadership position while developing new applications and new markets."
    "I look forward to working with Mr. Mimeault. He knows how to bring
companies such as Kangaroo TV to the next level of their development and how
to attract and retain strong management teams. The Board is extremely pleased
that he has accepted to join our organization," added Pierre Boivin, Chairman
of the Board.

    About Kangaroo Media Inc.

    Kangaroo Media Inc. develops, manufactures, commercializes, sells and
rents hand-held wireless audiovisual multi-functional entertainment systems
that allow users to enhance their on-site viewing experience of sporting
events. Kangaroo Media's unique proprietary technology delivers real-time
video, audio and data content to each fan's hand-held Kangaroo TV device. It
gives fans the ability to create their own live-action sporting event on-site.
Kangaroo Media, headquartered near Montreal, Canada, is listed on the Toronto
Stock Exchange (www.tsx.com) as KTV. For more information, visit

    Forward-looking statements

    This news release contains forward-looking information. These statements
relate to future events or future performance and reflect management's current
expectations and assumptions. Such forward-looking statements reflect
management's current beliefs and are based on information currently available
to management of Kangaroo Media. A number of factors could cause actual
events, performance or results to differ materially from the events,
performance and results discussed in the forward-looking statements. These
forward-looking statements are made as of the date hereof and Kangaroo Media
does not assume any obligation to update or revise them to reflect new events
or circumstances.

    (The TSX does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of
    this release)
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For further information:

For further information: Investor relations: Claude Michaud Executive,
Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, (450) 595-2004, (450) 595-2010,
cmichaud@kangaroo.tv; Media relations: Emilie Verret, (514) 844-6665,

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