USA Mobility Buys Amcom

USA Mobility announces acquisition of Amcom Software; enhances focus in software solutions and messaging

March 4, 2011

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SPRINGFIELD, Va. -- USA Mobility, Inc.(Nasdaq:USMO - News), a leading provider of wireless messaging and communications services, today announced the acquisition of Amcom Software, Inc. for $163.3 million in cash, creating a company in the forefront of mission critical unified communications. The acquisition was funded by $110.8 million of cash on hand and $52.5 million through a credit facility provided by Wells Fargo Capital Finance, LLC.

Vincent D. Kelly, USA Mobility president and chief executive officer, said, "This acquisition is about combining two leaders in mission critical communications. USA Mobility's three primary core market segments of Healthcare, Government and Large Enterprise are exactly aligned with Amcom's customer segment focus. USA Mobility is the undisputed leader in paging and wireless messaging -- the foundation of mission critical communications today. Increasingly, however, mission critical communication is evolving. Pagers were once the lone device for urgent communications in healthcare, government, and public safety. But today's leading organizations communicate with an ever-increasing diverse array of methods and devices. Amcom Software is a recognized leader in delivering software solutions, which enable seamless, critical communications. Amcom's unified communications suite connects people across a universe of devices that is constantly expanding." Kelly added: "This powerful combination creates one company at the forefront of mission critical unified communications, providing end-to-end solutions today and tomorrow so the right people get the right information on the right device at the right time."

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