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Jerry Nelson Appointed Vice President And General Manager Of Wynd Communications Corporation

Seasoned Professional and Deaf Community Advocate Assumes Top Post at the Nations Leading Wireless Service Provider for People with Hearing Loss

SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA Wynd Communications, (a GoAmerica, Inc. company: NASDAQ: GOAM), the nations leading wireless communications service provider for people who are deaf or hard of hearing, today announced the promotion and appointment of Jerry Nelson to the top management post for Wynd. With the title of Vice President and General Manager, Nelsons role at Wynd expands to include responsibility for all of Wynds day-to-day operations, including sales and customer care.

Nelson was chosen and appointed by Daniel R. Luis and this announcement follows earlier news of Luis appointment to the position of president and chief operating officer of Wynds parent company, GoAmerica, Inc. Luis was instrumental in Wynds 1994 founding, and served as president and chief executive officer since 1998. Wynd was acquired by GoAmerica in June of 2000.

"Jerry is the ideal choice to take the helm of Wynd," said Luis. "He brings a wealth of practical business experience, both inside and outside the Deaf Community, as well as proven leadership that has already made a significant, positive impact on our company. I have every confidence that Jerrys contribution in his new role will further underscore Wynds leadership in this market."

"Wynds pioneering spirit and dedication to people who are deaf or hard of hearing has made WyndTell the leading brand in this market," said Nelson. "Im energized by this new opportunity and lookforward to building on Wynds success and continuing to expand the role WyndTell Service plays in the lives of our customers."

Mr. Nelson brings over 25 years of experience in management, consultation, and advocacy including extensive experience in executive management within the corporate, public, and non-profit sectors. Nelson joined Wynd in 2000 as Vice President at Wynds metro Washington, DC office, and assumed the role of Vice President of Customer Satisfaction for the entire organization a year later.

Prior to joining Wynd, Nelson was the owner/president of GNB Associates, Inc., a management and technology consulting firm that focused on providing solutions for deaf and hard of hearing people. His past experience includes a senior management position at MCI WorldCom with marketing, operations, and customer service responsibilities for MCI TeleRelay. Nelson was instrumental in MCI's entry in the Telecommunications Relay Service industry. He has also taught business and marketing classes in the School of Management at Gallaudet University, and was the executive director of several non-profit advocacy organizations in Minnesota and Virginia.

Nelson holds a Masters degree in Education Administration and Supervision, California State University - Northridge, and a Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology, Rochester Institute of Technology.

About Wynd Communications
Wynd Communications Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of GoAmerica, Inc. (NASDAQ: GOAM), is the nations leading provider of wireless telecommunications services for people with hearing loss. Wynd is a winner of the California Governors Award for Excellence in Universal Design and Technology and has been recognized by both the Clinton and Bush Administrations for its commitment to Americans with disabilities.

About GoAmerica
GoAmerica, Inc. is a nationwide wireless data and Internet service provider based in Hackensack, NJ. GoAmerica enables its individual and business subscribers to access remotely corporate databases and intranets, email and the Internet by delivering its proprietary technology through a wide variety of mobile computing and wireless network devices. Through its Wireless Internet Connectivity Center, GoAmerica offers its subscribers comprehensive and flexible mobile data solutions for wireless Internet access by providing wireless network services, mobile devices, and subscriber service support. 

This news release contains certain forward-looking statements intending to qualify for the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Investors are cautioned that such forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, which may affect GoAmerica's business, prospects and results of operations. GoAmerica's business is subject to a number of significant risks, including, but not limited to, risks relating to
GoAmerica's ability to increase and maintain its subscriber base, uncertainties relating to the future demand for services in the emerging wireless data services market and GoAmerica's ability to successfully grow its infrastructure, manage expanded operations, integrate acquired businesses, increase or maintain profitability,
gross margin, liquidity, and capital resources, increase enterprise sales, leverage its strategic alliances to generate revenue and offer new services. Such risks and others are more fully set forth in GoAmerica's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

"GoAmerica" and "Go.Web" is a trademark of GoAmerica, Inc. "Wynd" and "WyndTell" are registered trademarks of Wynd Communications Corporation. Other names are trademarks of their respective owners.
©2002 Wynd Communications.

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