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Diagnostic imaging

On The Go acquires Island Corp.

CONCORD, Ont. – On The Go Technologies Group, a leading computer  VAR, systems integrator and corporate digital service solutions provider, announced that it has finalized the purchase of Island Corp., a prominent computer hardware and software Value Added Reseller and solutions provider to the North American medical imaging and research markets. The terms of the acquisition are cash and company stock.

Island Corporation is the fifth acquisition for On The Go since October 2003. With its completion, management expects the company’s revenues to increase an additional $4 million.

Founded in 1992, Concord, Ontario-based Island Corp. offers best of breed servers, workstations, storage, network and peripheral products and well-respected solution packages for the North American medical community.

The company offers a complete diagnostic imaging/IT product line, incorporating DICOM storage, security and all viewing needs from a great variety of industry heavyweight vendors. The company’s services include DICOM connectivity, data migration, disaster recovery and Linux HPC solutions for scientific research.

Some of the largest and most prestigious medically focused companies rely on Island’s products and services as their digital solution. Manufacturers including Sony, Xerox, HP and Siemens, and medical software gurus Vital Image and Etiam are among the many vendors that Island represents.

“Island Corporation is a tremendous addition to our team and their business directive is the very definition of our corporate mandate,” commented On The Go Chief Executive Officer, Stuart Turk. “The addition of their well- established revenue stream, coupled with the growth potential in the healthcare industry’s increase in IT spending, will undoubtedly lend itself well to our goal of a profitable bottom line and our intended move to a more senior stock exchange.”

About On The Go Technologies Group
On The Go Technologies Group is a leading, North American corporation focused on acquiring versatile and profitable companies in the IT sector. By way of its five divisions to date: Value Added Resellers Compuquest and Infinity Technologies, both catering to Fortune 1000 clientele and vendors like HP, Apple, IBM, Extreme Networks and Adobe; Helios|Oceana, a prominent systems integrator in the US and Canadian entertainment and education industries; Island Corporation, compiling sophisticated digital solutions and networks for the medical community; and Go Motion and Design, the Company’s complete in-house multimedia studio, On The Go has established itself as a respected industry competitor. The company’s intention is to maintain sustained growth in the years to come via both continued development in their existing divisions and an aggressive acquisition schedule. For more information, visit: www.oghc.com or www.otcfn.com/oghc.

 

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