TELUS Vice-President Joins eDispatch as Chief Operating Officer

eDispatch appoints Kevin Heaney as COO



Apr 03, 2001, 01:00 ET from eDispatch.com Wireless Data Inc.

    VANCOUVER, April 3 /PRNewswire/ - eDispatch.com Wireless Data Inc. (TSE:
 EWD), a leading developer of dispatching software marketed through wireless
 data providers to companies managing mobile workforces, today announced the
 appointment of Kevin Heaney to the position of Chief Operating Officer.
     Kevin joins eDispatch after six years with Western Canada's leading
 telecommunications service provider. Most recently, Kevin served as Vice
 President/General Manager for TELUS Communications Systems where he was
 responsible for restructuring TELUS into a new product focused, customer-
 supporting organization. Kevin also served as Vice President, Corporate Sales
 for BC Tel Mobility where he achieved aggressive growth targets in the
 wireless marketplace. Prior to joining TELUS/BC Tel, Kevin held a number of
 senior management positions with Loomis Courier Service.
     "It's great to be joining eDispatch at this exciting time as the Company
 expands and strengthens its wireless data provider relationships," said Kevin
 Heaney.
     "I am thrilled to have Kevin on board," said Peter Bradshaw, eDispatch
 President & CEO. "Kevin's extensive marketing and telecommunications
 background and dispatch experience will be invaluable to the Company as we
 pursue our strategic plan to become a major carrier-grade wireless Internet
 application provider."
 
     About eDispatch
 
     eDispatch (www.edispatch.com) develops and markets customer service
 solutions that leverage the Internet and wireless devices to empower small and
 mid-sized service organizations to provide uncompromising customer service.
 Unlike other dispatch products, which involve costly, labor-intensive
 installation and ongoing maintenance, eDispatch offers an affordable, easy-to-
 implement, no maintenance solution. eDispatch ensures that the right person
 gets to the right place at the right time to improve the service experience
 for customers and to increase revenues and reduce costs for organizations with
 a mobile workforce.
 
     This release may contain certain forward-looking statements reflecting
 eDispatch's current expectations in the wireless application software market.
 Investors are cautioned that all forward-looking statements involve risks and
 uncertainties including, without limitation, changes in market and
 competition, technological developments and potential downturns in economic
 conditions generally. Additional information on these and other potential
 factors that could affect the Company's financial results are detailed in
 documents filed from time to time with the Ontario Securities Commission.
 
     (c)2001 eDispatch.com Wireless Data Inc. All rights reserved. eDispatch
     is a trademark of eDispatch.com Wireless Data Inc. All other trade names
     mentioned are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective
     owners.
 
 

SOURCE eDispatch.com Wireless Data Inc.
    VANCOUVER, April 3 /PRNewswire/ - eDispatch.com Wireless Data Inc. (TSE:
 EWD), a leading developer of dispatching software marketed through wireless
 data providers to companies managing mobile workforces, today announced the
 appointment of Kevin Heaney to the position of Chief Operating Officer.
     Kevin joins eDispatch after six years with Western Canada's leading
 telecommunications service provider. Most recently, Kevin served as Vice
 President/General Manager for TELUS Communications Systems where he was
 responsible for restructuring TELUS into a new product focused, customer-
 supporting organization. Kevin also served as Vice President, Corporate Sales
 for BC Tel Mobility where he achieved aggressive growth targets in the
 wireless marketplace. Prior to joining TELUS/BC Tel, Kevin held a number of
 senior management positions with Loomis Courier Service.
     "It's great to be joining eDispatch at this exciting time as the Company
 expands and strengthens its wireless data provider relationships," said Kevin
 Heaney.
     "I am thrilled to have Kevin on board," said Peter Bradshaw, eDispatch
 President & CEO. "Kevin's extensive marketing and telecommunications
 background and dispatch experience will be invaluable to the Company as we
 pursue our strategic plan to become a major carrier-grade wireless Internet
 application provider."
 
     About eDispatch
 
     eDispatch (www.edispatch.com) develops and markets customer service
 solutions that leverage the Internet and wireless devices to empower small and
 mid-sized service organizations to provide uncompromising customer service.
 Unlike other dispatch products, which involve costly, labor-intensive
 installation and ongoing maintenance, eDispatch offers an affordable, easy-to-
 implement, no maintenance solution. eDispatch ensures that the right person
 gets to the right place at the right time to improve the service experience
 for customers and to increase revenues and reduce costs for organizations with
 a mobile workforce.
 
     This release may contain certain forward-looking statements reflecting
 eDispatch's current expectations in the wireless application software market.
 Investors are cautioned that all forward-looking statements involve risks and
 uncertainties including, without limitation, changes in market and
 competition, technological developments and potential downturns in economic
 conditions generally. Additional information on these and other potential
 factors that could affect the Company's financial results are detailed in
 documents filed from time to time with the Ontario Securities Commission.
 
     (c)2001 eDispatch.com Wireless Data Inc. All rights reserved. eDispatch
     is a trademark of eDispatch.com Wireless Data Inc. All other trade names
     mentioned are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective
     owners.
 
 SOURCE eDispatch.com Wireless Data Inc.