NORTH ANDOVER, Mass., Nov. 12, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Urban Ag Corp (OTC:AQUM) (the "Company"), announced today that B&R Telephone ("B&R"), an operating unit of its wholly-owned subsidiary Green Wire Enterprises, Inc., has been awarded a service agreement to provide voice and data services to the Diocese of Corpus Christi. The Diocese currently has 115 facilities in south Texas and will be upgrading their current church buildings in the Corpus Christi area. The Company will begin providing voice and data services and support for the Diocese immediately.
In addition, Green Wire Inc., also an operating unit of Green Wire Enterprises, Inc., is negotiating with the City of Robstown, Texas to provide a citywide wireless network that would provide services to all city agencies and departments to include police and fire and maintenance departments.
Billy V. Ray, Jr., CEO of Urban Ag Corp stated, "Green Wire Enterprises and it operating subsidiaries continue to provide growth and expansion opportunities with existing and new clients. We are thankful for the efforts of each division's management team in building the Company and its shareholder value."
Green Wire Enterprises' operating subsidiaries serve a wide customer base that includes telecom customers such as Verizon, Motorola, Alcatel-Lucent, Time Warner and general contractors serving national customers such as Wal-Mart, CVS and Gulf Marine. The subsidiaries also network and design services to a multiple of state and county government Agencies, colleges and schools in the Texas market.
This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 37A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties. A number of factors could cause actual results to differ from those indicated in the forward-looking statements, including the Company's ability to continue to successfully market and provide its services, maintain its effectiveness and its customer base and general economic conditions. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
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