May 3, 2007
eFax Services Now Available in Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--j2 Global Communications, Inc. [NASDAQ:JCOM], the provider of outsourced, value-added messaging and communications services, today announced further expansion of its eFax® services in Europe and its first deployment on the African continent. New local services have been added for Egypt, Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia. With more than one million customers outside of the U.S., further expansion in Europe, Asia, and Africa is planned for later this year.
The expansion of eFax offers further flexibility to customers by giving them a larger selection of local or international dialing codes. Companies can assume a virtual global presence by selecting fax numbers from more than 2,800 cities in 40 countries.
“We are very excited to add Egypt, Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia to our service offering,” said Hemi Zucker, j2 Global Co-President and Chief Operating Officer. “This continued network expansion enables our company to extend its successful business model and services to additional customer groups. We have seen strong adoption of the eFax service in our existing worldwide markets and expect this to further enhance our success.”
About j2 Global Communications
Founded in 1995, j2 Global Communications, Inc. provides outsourced, value-added messaging and communications services to individuals and businesses around the world. j2 Global’s network spans greater than 2,800 cities in 40 countries on six continents. The company offers faxing and voicemail solutions, document management solutions, Web-initiated conference calling, and unified-messaging and communications services. j2 Global markets its services principally under the brand names eFax®, j2®, jConnect®, JFAX™, eFax Corporate®, Onebox®, Electric Mail®, jBlast®, eFax Broadcast™, eVoice®, PaperMaster®, Consensus™, M4 Internet®, and Protofax®. As of Dec. 31, 2006, j2 Global had achieved 11 consecutive fiscal years of revenue growth and five consecutive fiscal years of positive and growing operating earnings. For more information about j2 Global, please visit www.j2global.com.
“Safe Harbor” Statement Under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: Certain statements in this Press Release are “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are based on management’s current expectations or beliefs and are subject to numerous assumptions, risks, and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those described in the forward-looking statements. These factors and uncertainties include, among other items: the ability of j2 Global to successfully expand its services and related revenue and profit base internationally, and numerous other factors set forth in j2 Global’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). For a more detailed description of the risk factors and uncertainties affecting j2 Global, refer to the 2006 Annual Report on Form 10-K filed by j2 Global on March 12, 2007, and the other reports filed by j2 Global from time to time with the SEC, each of which is available at www.sec.gov. The forward-looking statements in this press release are based on limited information available to j2 Global at this time, which is subject to change. Although management’s expectations may change after the date of this press release, j2 Global undertakes no obligation to revise or update these forward-looking statements.
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