Additional Factors That May Affect Our Business
FORT WORTH, Texas (PRWEB) December 3, 2007
As part of its contract running through September 2008, Hawk Electronics will work with the Dallas Mavericks to conduct a unique online promotion with a Mavs-themed video iPod and other mobile electronic products giveaways; sponsor and participate in the annual Mavs "Fort Worth Spirit Week" events; and sponsor ongoing Mavs Street Team appearances, including live-remotes at Hawk Electronics stores and other locations. The Mavs sponsorship includes a mixture of local market TXA 21 television advertising, ESPN 103.3 radio spots, print advertising, billboards and official designation and logo rights.
"Our sponsorship of the Dallas Mavericks official Mavs.com Web site is designed to build on our existing Hawk brand awareness in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and the mobile electronic space and to increase sales across all product lines and services," said T. A. "Kip" Hyde, Jr., Teletouch president and Hawk Electronics CEO.
George Killebrew, Dallas Mavericks senior vice president of corporate sponsorships, stated: "Hawk Electronics has long been a supporter of local, Metroplex-based organizations, and we're pleased to have the consumer electronics retailer on board as a sponsor of the Mavs and our newly revamped Mavs.com fan Web site."
Hawk Electronics is regarded as the top independent retailer of mobile electronics in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, with more than 20 company-owned and agent retail locations throughout the Metroplex. For nearly 35 years, Hawk is the brand name consumers trust to handle all of their mobile electronics needs -- from traditional car stereo upgrades and accessories, to Bluetooth cellular hands-free car kit installations, XM and Sirius satellite radio and mobile television.
For store locations and more information, please visit http://www.hawkelectronics.com.
About Teletouch Communications
For more than 40 years, Teletouch has offered a comprehensive suite of telecommunications products and services including cellular, two-way radio, GPS-telemetry and wireless messaging products and services throughout the U.S. Teletouch's wholly-owned subsidiary, Progressive Concepts, Inc. (PCI), is a leading provider of AT&T cellular services (voice, data, entertainment), as well as other mobile, portable and personal electronics products and services to individuals, businesses and government agencies. PCI operates a chain of retail stores and sells under the "Hawk Electronics" brand; Hawk-branded sub-agents; a direct sales force in Texas and Arkansas, and through the Internet at http://www.hawkelectronics.com and other sites. PCI also operates a national wholesale distribution business, PCI Marketing (PCIM) that serves smaller cellular and automotive retailers, car dealers and rural cellular carriers throughout the country. Teletouch's common stock is traded Over-The-Counter on the Pink Sheets electronic exchange under stock symbol: TLLE. Additional information about Teletouch can be found at http://www.teletouch.com.
All statements in this news release that are not based on historical fact are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and the provisions of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (which Sections were adopted as part of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995). Forward-looking statements by their nature address matters that are, to different degrees, uncertain. Forward-looking statements may address the Company's expected future business or financial performance, and future reporting of historic operating results the accounting for which has not been completed. Forward-looking statements often contain words such as "expects," "anticipates," "intends," "plans," "believes," "seeks," or "will." While management has based any forward-looking statements contained herein on its current expectations, the information on which such expectations were based may change. These forward-looking statements rely on a number of assumptions concerning future events and are subject to a number of risks, uncertainties, and other factors, many of which are outside of our control, that could cause actual results to materially differ from such statements. Such risks, uncertainties, and other factors include, but are not necessarily limited to, those set forth under the caption "Additional Factors That May Affect Our Business" in the Company's most recent Form 10-K and 10-Q filings, and amendments thereto. In addition, we operate in a highly competitive and rapidly changing environment, and new risks may arise. Accordingly, investors should not place any reliance on forward-looking statements as a prediction of actual results. We disclaim any intention to, and undertake no obligation to, update or revise any forward-looking statement.