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ClearSky Offers Disney, NFL, and EMI Content to Cellular Carriers

New ring tones and downloadable games add to company’s already powerful arsenal of revenue generators for wireless carriers.

ClearSky Mobile Media, Inc., a leading provider of managed services and content to wireless carriers, announced today the availability of high-demand content from some of the world’s most well-known brands. The new content, available immediately from ClearSky, includes true tones from EMI Music, true tones and images from Disney, images from the National Football League, images from Star Wars and branded games from CBS (e.g., Big Brother).

“Having the rights to distribute the latest content from these powerful national brands lets every one of our carrier clients compete with even the largest tier I carriers,” said Bill Poellmitz , chief executive officer of ClearSky. “These new labels and brands further expand our dynamic content warehouse that features tens of thousands of tones, wallpaper, and entertainment downloads from names such as Universal Music Group and EMI.”

Universal Music Group is the world’s leading music company with wholly owned record operations or licensees in 77 countries. EMI Music owns the copyrights to more than one million songs.

Carriers taking advantage of ClearSky’s content library can also use the company’s new ProTrends BI application to analyze consumers’ favorites from all their mobile Internet activity, and optimize deck placement of the most profitable selections.

About ClearSky Mobile Media

With its innovative, high-quality portfolio of mobile data and entertainment solutions for carriers and MVNOs, ClearSky Mobile Media provides compelling, market-specific content solutions that drive the growth of data subscriptions and ARPU. Since 1995, ClearSky Mobile Media has pioneered mobile data offerings with its carrier-grade, private-branded portal that includes downloadable content, mobile web browsing, MMS, and managed data services across all wireless technologies. Today, ClearSky Mobile Media manages mobile content for more than 50 million subscribers throughout the Americas. To learn more about ClearSky Mobile Media, visit www.csky.com.

Media Contact:
Nichole White
Marketing Communications Specialist
407.749.8886
nwhite [at] csky [dot] com

ClearSky Adds Four New Carrier Partners in North America

WAP and MMS capabilities are first services to be provided under multi-year agreements that include ring tones, wallpaper, and downloadable games.

ClearSky Mobile Media, Inc., a leading provider of managed services and content to wireless carriers, announced the signing of contracts with four fast-growing regional carriers: Golden State Cellular, Cellular One of NEPA, TBayTel, and Cellular One of East Texas. The new carrier partners will add more than 150,000 subscribers to ClearSky’s existing subscriber base.

“We are very pleased to be working with these first-rate carriers to bring the latest services and content to their subscribers,” said ClearSky’s executive vice president of sales, Tony Tagliareni . “The addition of these four clients further solidifies ClearSky’s market position as the premier provider of managed services for regional cellular carriers.”

Both Golden State Cellular (Jamestown, California) and Cellular One of Northeast Pennsylvania (Honesdale, Pennsylvania) are already in full production and generating incremental revenue from the ClearSky services. TBayTel (Thunderbay, Ontario, Canada) and Cellular One of East Texas (Lufkin, Texas) expect to be offering services in the coming weeks. ClearSky’s new ProTrends BI application for mobile Internet traffic analysis offer the carriers another powerful tool to help build and maintain profitable mobile information and entertainment offerings.

About Golden State Cellular

Golden State Cellular is owned by three of the pioneer phone companies in California. As one of the state’s leading rural wireless providers, they provide state-of-the-art cellular services to their subscribers in an area in central California with 150,000 POPS. The company is privately held and is located in Jamestown, California. For more information, visit www.goldenstatecellular.com.

About Cellular One of Northeast Pennsylvania

Cellular One of Northeast Pennsylvania is a privately held company offering the best wireless coverage available in the scenic northern Pennsylvania Poconos. The Company has made extensive investments in its network and expanded its service offerings as part of its commitment to delivering unparalleled voice, data, and customer service. Cellular One of Northeast Pennsylvania is headquartered in Honesdale, Pennsylvania.

About Cellular One of East Texas

Cellular One of East Texas, headquartered in Nacogdoches, Texas, is the only wireless carrier based in and dedicated exclusively to serving communities in East Texas. In addition to superior coverage, outstanding customer service, and an extensive retail store network, the company provides advanced communications services with a strong local focus to over 300,000 people. The company is committed to expanding its GSM network and broadband data services to improve the communities that we call home.

About TBayTel

As the #1 Communications Solutions Provider in Northern Ontario, TBayTel is dedicated to delivering state-of-the-art competitively priced telecom solutions that ensure people, businesses and communities of Northern Ontario have multiple points of access to the global communications highway. TBayTel offers the region’s largest digital cellular coverage with extensive products and services that include data, voice, wireless and Internet. With over a century of contributing to the quality of life, infrastructure and economic health of the north, TBayTel’s understanding of regional market dynamics is unparalleled.

About ClearSky Mobile Media

With its innovative, high-quality portfolio of mobile data and entertainment solutions for carriers and MVNOs, ClearSky Mobile Media provides compelling, market-specific content solutions that drive the growth of data subscriptions and ARPU. Since 1995, ClearSky Mobile Media has pioneered mobile data offerings with its carrier-grade, private-branded portal that includes downloadable content, mobile web browsing, MMS, and managed data services across all wireless technologies. Today, ClearSky Mobile Media provides its unique mix of mobile data services and mobile content for more than 60 million subscribers throughout the Americas. To learn more about ClearSky Mobile Media, visit www.csky.com.

Media Contact:
Nichole White
Marketing Communications Specialist
407.749.8886
nwhite [at] csky [dot] com