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BAIE D'URFE, QC, June 23 /CNW Telbec/ - Prestige Telecom Inc. ("Prestige"
or "the Company") (TSX-V:PR), is pleased to announce that in order to support
expanding travel requirements driven by business growth, it has entered into a
two-year contract with UNIGLOBE The Premiere Travel Group for travel services.
"Travel is an integral part of our Wireless tower construction and
Technical services businesses. Our crews travel extensively throughout Canada
and providing our employees access to travel services that are efficient,
reliable and cost effective is essential to meeting our business objectives"
said Brian McFadden, Chief Operating Officer of Prestige Telecom.
"We selected UNIGLOBE because of their competitive service rates,
technology options and value-added services, which are expected to yield
savings of $145,000 over the next two (2) years and their ability to provide
these services for our people everywhere in Canada" added Mr. McFadden.
"We are pleased to be selected to provide nationwide travel services to
Prestige Telecom and look forward to working with them as they continue to
grow their telecommunications infrastructure services business across Canada"
said Cyrus Rustamji CTM, Owner of UNIGLOBE The Premiere Travel Group. "This
agreement further illustrates our capabilities to provide comprehensive travel
management services to companies that operate on a nationwide footprint" added
About Prestige Telecom Inc.
Prestige Telecom is a leading provider of network engineering, materials
furnishing, installation and support services (commonly referred to as EF&I
services) required to construct, operate and maintain wireline, wireless and
cable television networks. Prestige assists telecommunications original
equipment manufacturers and service providers to engineer, install and upgrade
their infrastructures to support enhanced voice, high speed data and video
services. Prestige Telecom also provides technical and aerial services to the
Canadian communications and broadcast industries, including tower supply,
engineering, site construction, and infrastructure and equipment maintenance.
In Canada, Prestige has over 750 professional and technical personnel
operating from fifteen service locations in eight (8) provinces. Prestige's
head office is located in Baie d'Urfé (Montreal), Quebec.
About UNIGLOBE Travel
UNIGLOBE The Premiere Travel Group is one of the largest independently
owned Travel Management Companies in Canada. UNIGLOBE The Premiere Travel
Group is a franchisee of UNIGLOBE Travel International which has more than 700
business locations in 30-plus countries across the Americas, Europe, Asia,
Africa and the Middle East. UNIGLOBE Travel agencies specialize in managing
the diverse and changing travel needs of companies around the world.
With our global reach and local expertise, we can help you manage your
corporate travel program for maximum efficiency, savings and service.
This press release contains certain forward-looking statements with
respect to the Company. Such forward-looking statements are dependent upon a
certain number of factors and are subject to risks and uncertainties.
Management does not assume any obligation to update or revise any
forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information or future
events, except when required by the regulatory authorities.
Note to readers: Complete unaudited consolidated financial statements and
Management's Discussion & Analysis of Financial Position and Operating Results
were posted on SEDAR and are available at www.sedar.com.
The TSX Venture Exchange accepts no responsibility for the adequacy or
the accuracy of this press release.
For further information:
For further information: Pierre Yves Méthot, Chairman and Chief
Executive Officer of Prestige, (514) 457-4488, Ext. 277; www.prestige-tel.com