Voice Systems Inc. Achieves Vertical Communications Diamond Partner Status

New England-Based Dealer Recognized for Superior Sales in 2012

Canton, MA, February 13, 2013—Boston-area telecommunications provider Voice Systems, Inc. (VSI), announced today that it has been named a 2012 Diamond Partner by Vertical Communications, a leading international provider of unified communications (UC) solutions. Voice Systems earned its Diamond designation based upon the company’s record sales of Vertical UC and IP-based telephony solutions for the 2012 calendar year. The award was presented at Vertical’s “Connections 2013” business partner conference, held recently at the Doubletree Paradise Valley Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona.

“It’s an honor to receive this recognition from Vertical Communications, which has been a partner for us for many years,” said Richard Medeiros, president and chief executive officer at Voice Systems, Inc. “We’ve had a productive 2012 and are well positioned to increase our business this year. Our sales team continues to work diligently to advocate Vertical’s unified communications and advanced mobility tools to the marketplace. We have every expectation that these new technologies, combined with our ability to satisfy the needs of New England-based businesses, will propel our growth in 2013.”

Headquartered in Canton, Massachusetts, Voice Systems, Inc. provides telecommunications solutions and services to businesses and municipalities throughout Massachusetts and Rhode Island. The company is a contractor on the Commonwealth of Massachusetts statewide contract ITT29A, which enables local municipalities to purchase directly through Voice Systems. A Vertical Communications partner for close to eight years, Voice Systems has supplied systems for the City of Newburyport, the Town of Winthrop and the Worcester Telegram & Gazette.

“Voice Systems is a customer-focused organization with a history for delivering advanced communications technology to sophisticated businesses,” said Rick Dell, chief operating officer at Vertical. “As one of our most enduring partners, we’re proud of Voice System’s achievement, and look forward to building on our mutual success for many years to come.”

About Voice Systems, Inc.

Voice Systems, Inc., is a telecommunications equipment and services provider serving municipalities, schools and businesses across the Massachusetts and Rhode Island regions. The company has serviced more than 4,000 clients over its 30-year history. Its offerings include systems and hardware for VoIP, unified communications, iPad/Droid mobility and data networking installations. In addition, the company provides local administrators, business owners, and IT directors with a successful Lunch and Learn educational program with offerings such as IP collaboration of unified communications.

About Vertical Communications, Inc. Vertical Communications, Inc., is a unified communications (UC) and IP telephony solutions provider for business-to-business communications. Vertical’s business communications systems provide the enterprise-class functionality necessary to deliver seamless connectivity, collaboration and mobility through smart, powerful telephony and voice applications that are simple to deploy and use while substantially reducing operating costs. With more than 200,000 customers across all industries, Vertical solutions are distributed through a network of more than 3,000 authorized dealers throughout North America and in Europe. For more information, visit www.vertical.com.