MarketCentral.net Corp Adds 'Private Label Version' of Imici Messenger to Its Menu of Digital Components

Apr 10, 2001, 01:00 ET from MarketCentral.net Corp.

    NEW YORK, April 10 /PRNewswire/ --
 MarketCentral.net Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board:   MKTS) has expanded its menu of
 digital components with the addition of a Private Label version of the Imici
 Messenger, an instant messaging (IM) component that allows users to
 simultaneously access all of the major IM services (AOL, ICQ, Yahoo! and MSN)
 and seamlessly combine them into a single Instant Messaging Component.
     MarketCentral.net has incorporated the Imici IM technology into the
 Graphical User Interface's ('GUI') primary real estate.  The GUI is presently
 being sampled by a specific beta group of partner/distribution ISP's.
     Paul Taylor, CEO of MarketCentral.net, stated, "Instant Messaging and
 email are the Internet's killer-apps because the platforms foster timely
 communication practices.  The interoperable and immediate nature of Imici
 Messenger eliminates communication boundaries and enables us to reach a
 larger, more relevant audience while maintaining affinity platforms and
 creating shared revenues with our delivery and advertising partners."
     "The addition of Imici Messenger to MarketCentral.net's menu of components
 validates the demand for interoperability and highlights our expanding market
 reach," said Dante Federighi, founder and CEO of Imici.  "MarketCentral.net's
 approach and our focus on interoperability and customization make the Imici
 Messenger the best solution for MarketCentral.net's ISP partners/distributors
 and their subscribers."
 
     About MarketCentral.net
     MarketCentral.net will be transforming from its former business model to a
 digital 'services and component aggregator,' a new breed of digital content
 provider that integrates digital services from multiple application providers,
 partners and vendors into a single unified service distributed at the
 wholesale level.  Our delivery channel is made available to independent
 software vendors who wish to market and deliver qualifying services and
 components into an established audience or community.  MarketCentral.net will
 wholesale the service through ISP's, vISP's and CLEC's.
 
     About Imici
     Imici is an instant messaging service provider (IMSP) that delivers hosted
 interoperable instant messaging technology and services to businesses that
 require customizable, instant communications solutions.  Imici's technology
 interoperates with all major IM services (AOL, ICQ, Yahoo! and MSN) and
 enables access to anyone, on any system at anytime.  Founded in January 2000,
 Imici is headquartered in Chicago, IL with offices in Boise, ID.  For more
 information about partnering with Imici, contact the company at 312-454-5210
 or via email at busdev@imici.com.
 
     Safe Harbor Statement
     Safe Harbor Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
 of 1995:  This news release contains forward-looking information within the
 meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section
 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, including statements
 that include the words "believes," "expects," "anticipates" or similar
 expressions.  These include the failure of any of the conditions to closing
 stated above, completion of the acquisitions of the target businesses,
 attracting necessary management, a delay in the formal launch of the website,
 raising the necessary capital to fund business operations and potential market
 competition.  Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks,
 uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, performance
 or achievements of the Company to differ materially from those expressed or
 implied by such forward-looking statements.  (Such factors include, among
 others, the risk factors contained in the company's Annual Reports and other
 filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.)  In addition,
 description of anyone's past success, either financial or strategic, is no
 guarantee of future success.  The Company will remain dependent upon future
 financing for its growth and development, and for it to successfully implement
 its business plan.  No statement contained herein should be construed as
 indicating that such financing is or will be available, and if available, will
 be on terms favorable to the Company.  This news release speaks as of the date
 first set forth above and the Company assumes no responsibility to update the
 information included herein for events occurring after the date hereof.
 
 

SOURCE MarketCentral.net Corp.
    NEW YORK, April 10 /PRNewswire/ --
 MarketCentral.net Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board:   MKTS) has expanded its menu of
 digital components with the addition of a Private Label version of the Imici
 Messenger, an instant messaging (IM) component that allows users to
 simultaneously access all of the major IM services (AOL, ICQ, Yahoo! and MSN)
 and seamlessly combine them into a single Instant Messaging Component.
     MarketCentral.net has incorporated the Imici IM technology into the
 Graphical User Interface's ('GUI') primary real estate.  The GUI is presently
 being sampled by a specific beta group of partner/distribution ISP's.
     Paul Taylor, CEO of MarketCentral.net, stated, "Instant Messaging and
 email are the Internet's killer-apps because the platforms foster timely
 communication practices.  The interoperable and immediate nature of Imici
 Messenger eliminates communication boundaries and enables us to reach a
 larger, more relevant audience while maintaining affinity platforms and
 creating shared revenues with our delivery and advertising partners."
     "The addition of Imici Messenger to MarketCentral.net's menu of components
 validates the demand for interoperability and highlights our expanding market
 reach," said Dante Federighi, founder and CEO of Imici.  "MarketCentral.net's
 approach and our focus on interoperability and customization make the Imici
 Messenger the best solution for MarketCentral.net's ISP partners/distributors
 and their subscribers."
 
     About MarketCentral.net
     MarketCentral.net will be transforming from its former business model to a
 digital 'services and component aggregator,' a new breed of digital content
 provider that integrates digital services from multiple application providers,
 partners and vendors into a single unified service distributed at the
 wholesale level.  Our delivery channel is made available to independent
 software vendors who wish to market and deliver qualifying services and
 components into an established audience or community.  MarketCentral.net will
 wholesale the service through ISP's, vISP's and CLEC's.
 
     About Imici
     Imici is an instant messaging service provider (IMSP) that delivers hosted
 interoperable instant messaging technology and services to businesses that
 require customizable, instant communications solutions.  Imici's technology
 interoperates with all major IM services (AOL, ICQ, Yahoo! and MSN) and
 enables access to anyone, on any system at anytime.  Founded in January 2000,
 Imici is headquartered in Chicago, IL with offices in Boise, ID.  For more
 information about partnering with Imici, contact the company at 312-454-5210
 or via email at busdev@imici.com.
 
     Safe Harbor Statement
     Safe Harbor Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
 of 1995:  This news release contains forward-looking information within the
 meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section
 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, including statements
 that include the words "believes," "expects," "anticipates" or similar
 expressions.  These include the failure of any of the conditions to closing
 stated above, completion of the acquisitions of the target businesses,
 attracting necessary management, a delay in the formal launch of the website,
 raising the necessary capital to fund business operations and potential market
 competition.  Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks,
 uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, performance
 or achievements of the Company to differ materially from those expressed or
 implied by such forward-looking statements.  (Such factors include, among
 others, the risk factors contained in the company's Annual Reports and other
 filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.)  In addition,
 description of anyone's past success, either financial or strategic, is no
 guarantee of future success.  The Company will remain dependent upon future
 financing for its growth and development, and for it to successfully implement
 its business plan.  No statement contained herein should be construed as
 indicating that such financing is or will be available, and if available, will
 be on terms favorable to the Company.  This news release speaks as of the date
 first set forth above and the Company assumes no responsibility to update the
 information included herein for events occurring after the date hereof.
 
 SOURCE  MarketCentral.net Corp.