Sonic Systems Corporation of Delaware Selects Seattle, Washington for World Wide HQ

Burnaby, B.C., CANADA


SEATTLE, Wash., March 29, 1999 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sonic Systems Corporation of Delaware (NASDAQ: ZSON) announced today the placement of its world headquarters in Seattle, Washington. The office will occupy space in the Key Tower building at 700 Fifth Avenue, Suite 6150, Zip Code 98104, Tel (877) 797-6642 ((877) 79 SONIC).

The Seattle office will oversee the various operations of the business including Sonic Systems Corporation of British Columbia, a wholly owned subsidiary engaged in supplying Traffic Prioritization technology to state, local, and provincial governments in North America and around the world.

Leading the launch of this Seattle HQ will be Gary A. Roshak, Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for the firm. Prior to joining Sonic Systems, Mr. Roshak was Vice President and General Manager of Wildfire Communications, a company developing speech recognition-based personal assistant technology. An established figure in the communications industry, Mr. Roshak has been a pioneer in delivering innovative applications of wireless and data communications technologies to corporate users.

As Sonic's world headquarters, Seattle will soon encompass the corporate CFO and COO functions as well. "Seattle is a great place for a company like ours," says Roshak. "Access to top notch talent is essential for any technology company, and Seattle enables us to leverage a critical mass of great people and strategic partners here in the Northwest. With easy access from here to both our Canadian and Pacific Rim operations, the choice was really fairly easy. And besides, it's a great place to live!"

Sonic Systems Corporation of British Columbia serves the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) market with environmentally tolerant, sensor management platforms adapted to traffic signal prioritization for emergency services and transit vehicles and is a leading provider of acoustic-based signal prioritization systems.

Sonic Systems Corporation of Delaware is a multifaceted provider of technology to the Computing, Communications and ITS industries in support of information movement and management applications.



        

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