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The Thunder Rolls on the Strip at Las Vegas

For Immediate Release

LOS GATOS, California – March 26, 2014 – HipLink® Software, a leading provider of wireless messaging and notification solutions, today announced that the HipLink A/Fuel car will be competing at the 15th Annual NHRA Nationals to be held at the Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Las Vegas, Nevada March 28-30, 2014.

The city of Las Vegas hosts the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series twice each year, with this event in the spring, and the crucial “race before the last race” scheduled in the fall.

HipLink driver, Garrett Bateman of the Henkelman Motorsports Racing Team comment, “We are expecting a strong showing at the upcoming Las Vegas nationals. We have had strong performances at our first two events and Rick Henkelman has proven he knows how to run extremely well in Vegas. We are looking for a break-through race and I really feel as though Vegas will be it!”

As speed and reliability play a critical role to HipLink customers, so too is the power of HipLink technology conveyed in its race car. The HipLink A/Fuel Dragster won Best-In-Class honors at the Grand National Roadster Show, January 2012 in Pomona, California. Hiplink Software has been developing communications and alerting platforms since 1993 and handles the central communications responsibilities for customers that include Wells Fargo, Cablevision, Kaiser, and Verizon Wireless and partners including AT&T, Spillman, and Motorola.

HipLink Software is the primary sponsor for Henkelman Motorsports, fielding an A/Fuel Dragster at NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series events. HipLink driver, Garrett Bateman, carries multiple racing licenses including an NHRA Top Alcohol A/Fuel Dragster license and he also earned his class A License at Bonneville in 2009 while setting a new land speed record in AA/BGC at 222.768 mph in a full bodied 1967 Barracuda.

About HipLink Software

HipLink Software, a premier provider of wireless text and voice communication solutions, was founded in 1993 with corporate headquarters in the heart of California's Silicon Valley. As a stable, profitable, woman-owned business with a long history of innovations in the industry, HipLink Software has demonstrated intense commitment to its products and its customers. The company has grown to serve customers worldwide across all industries to meet the needs for IT service alerting, alarm management, emergency response, mass notification and business continuity. Customers include Wells Fargo, Unisys, Kaiser Permanente, Honeywell, St. John Medical Center, Massachusetts DOT, O'Hare International Airport, Thomson Reuters, Verizon, Cablevision, Government of Alberta Canada, Westchester County, Toronto Police Department, and Lockheed Martin, to name a few.

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Donna Gallis
Sr. Marketing Manager
HipLink Software
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