Aegis Communications Group's Special Committee Selects Robert Baird & Company As Financial Advisor

Apr 26, 2001, 01:00 ET from Aegis Communications Group, Inc.

    IRVING, Texas, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Aegis Communications Group, Inc.
 (OTC Bulletin Board:   AGIS) today announced that the Special Committee of the
 Company's Board of Directors has engaged Robert Baird & Company, Inc. as
 independent financial advisor.  Robert Baird & Company will assist the Special
 Committee in evaluating the proposal made by an acquisition group comprised of
 Aegis' principal stockholders to purchase all of the outstanding shares of
 Aegis not already owned by the acquisition group.  McDermott, Will & Emery has
 been retained as legal counsel for the Special Committee.
     Aegis Communications Group is a leading integrated customer solutions
 provider of multi-channel customer relationship management and comprehensive
 marketing research including database management, analytical services and
 market intelligence to Fortune 500 and emerging e-commerce companies.  Aegis
 recently introduced e.Care.plus(SM), a suite of Internet-based customer care
 services that provide enhanced customer response through client company web-
 sites.  Aegis' blue-chip client list includes AT&T, American Express,
 BellSouth, Cendant and other leading companies.  Aegis manages and operates a
 national network of client service centers employing approximately
 9,100 people and utilizing over 5,600 production workstations.  Further
 information regarding Aegis and its services can be found on its website at
 www.aegiscomgroup.com.
     Aegis' Elrick and Lavidge Marketing Research division (E&L), based in
 Atlanta, is recognized as one of the leading firms in consumer and business-
 to-business research.  Established in 1951, E&L provides a broad range of
 corporate clients with state-of-the-science marketing research measuring
 customer satisfaction, likelihood of customer retention, point-of-sale
 research, full service quantitative and qualitative research, segmentation and
 market structure, and marketing services.  E&L uses traditional methodologies
 as well as advanced online and crossover methodologies.  E&L clients include
 Procter & Gamble, Universal Studios, Sprint, American Century, Compaq,
 Hallmark and 3M.  Further information regarding Elrick & Lavidge is available
 on its website at www.elavidge.com.
     The following is a "safe harbor" statement under the Private Securities
 Litigation Reform Act of 1995: Statements contained in this document that are
 not based on historical facts are "forward-looking statements".  Terms such as
 "anticipates," "believes," "estimates," "expects," "plans," "predicts," "may,"
 "should," "will," the negative thereof and similar expressions are intended to
 identify forward-looking statements. Such statements are by nature subject to
 uncertainties and risk.
 
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SOURCE Aegis Communications Group, Inc.
    IRVING, Texas, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Aegis Communications Group, Inc.
 (OTC Bulletin Board:   AGIS) today announced that the Special Committee of the
 Company's Board of Directors has engaged Robert Baird & Company, Inc. as
 independent financial advisor.  Robert Baird & Company will assist the Special
 Committee in evaluating the proposal made by an acquisition group comprised of
 Aegis' principal stockholders to purchase all of the outstanding shares of
 Aegis not already owned by the acquisition group.  McDermott, Will & Emery has
 been retained as legal counsel for the Special Committee.
     Aegis Communications Group is a leading integrated customer solutions
 provider of multi-channel customer relationship management and comprehensive
 marketing research including database management, analytical services and
 market intelligence to Fortune 500 and emerging e-commerce companies.  Aegis
 recently introduced e.Care.plus(SM), a suite of Internet-based customer care
 services that provide enhanced customer response through client company web-
 sites.  Aegis' blue-chip client list includes AT&T, American Express,
 BellSouth, Cendant and other leading companies.  Aegis manages and operates a
 national network of client service centers employing approximately
 9,100 people and utilizing over 5,600 production workstations.  Further
 information regarding Aegis and its services can be found on its website at
 www.aegiscomgroup.com.
     Aegis' Elrick and Lavidge Marketing Research division (E&L), based in
 Atlanta, is recognized as one of the leading firms in consumer and business-
 to-business research.  Established in 1951, E&L provides a broad range of
 corporate clients with state-of-the-science marketing research measuring
 customer satisfaction, likelihood of customer retention, point-of-sale
 research, full service quantitative and qualitative research, segmentation and
 market structure, and marketing services.  E&L uses traditional methodologies
 as well as advanced online and crossover methodologies.  E&L clients include
 Procter & Gamble, Universal Studios, Sprint, American Century, Compaq,
 Hallmark and 3M.  Further information regarding Elrick & Lavidge is available
 on its website at www.elavidge.com.
     The following is a "safe harbor" statement under the Private Securities
 Litigation Reform Act of 1995: Statements contained in this document that are
 not based on historical facts are "forward-looking statements".  Terms such as
 "anticipates," "believes," "estimates," "expects," "plans," "predicts," "may,"
 "should," "will," the negative thereof and similar expressions are intended to
 identify forward-looking statements. Such statements are by nature subject to
 uncertainties and risk.
 
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