Edgewater Wireless Closes Non-Brokered Private Placement

Edgewater Wireless Closes Non-Brokered Private Placement

Edgewater Wireless Closes Non-Brokered Private Placement

OTTAWA, CANADA / ACCESSWIRE / April 17, 2014 / Edgewater Wireless Systems Inc., (YFI:TSX.V) (the "Company") the global leader in WiFi3 next generation WiFi technology, is pleased to announce the closing of the first tranche of its previously announced non-brokered private placement raising gross proceeds of $408,436.50. Directors and Management, including a Control Person of the Company, participated in this private placement on the same terms and conditions as the other placees.

Net proceeds from the private placement will be used for general working capital. The private placement is subject to TSX Venture Exchange acceptance.

Pursuant to the closing, the Company has issued an aggregate 8,168,730 units ("Units") at a price of $0.05 per Unit. Each Unit consists of one common share of the Company and a warrant which will entitle the holder to purchase one additional common share of the Company, for a period of 12 months from closing, at an exercise price of $0.11 per share. The common shares and warrants issued to subscribers of the private placement will be subject to a statutory hold period ending on August 15, 2014. Finders' fees totaling $11,550 were paid and 231,000 finder's warrants were issued to arm's length finders in connection with the private placement. Subject to TSX Venture Exchange acceptance, the Company currently anticipates carrying out a second tranche closing in connection with the purchase of an additional 1,000,000 Units under the private placement for gross proceeds of $50,000.

Edgewater Wireless next generation WiFi3 technology solves key issues related to interference, quality and capacity that users experience with traditional WiFi access points. With the exponential growth of WiFi around the world, these issues are increasing dramatically. WiFi3 technology enables users to access three channels on a single wireless access point radio resulting in faster downloads and vastly improved quality compared to traditional WiFi which only allows one channel per radio.

|Contact:Andrew Skafel                                    | |                                   |
|President, Edgewater Wireless                            | |Investor Relations: Jason Shepard  |
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About Edgewater Wireless Systems Inc.:

Edgewater Wireless develops and commercializes leading edge technologies and intellectual property for the communications market. Edgewater Wireless delivers advanced product solutions designed to meet the high-performance, high quality of service (QoS) and high-reliability needs of service providers and their customers. Leveraging over twenty (20) patents, Edgewater Wireless' WiFi3 is redefining WiFi technology with its wideband, multi-channel radio and high-capacity Access Point solutions, and delivering next generation WiFi, today. For more information, please visit www.edgewaterwireless.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

This news release contains forward-looking statements and forward-looking information within the meaning of applicable securities laws. The use of any of the words "expect", "anticipate", "continue", "estimate", "objective", "ongoing", "may", "will", "project", "should", "believe", "plans", "intends" and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking information or statements. Although Edgewater Wireless believes that the expectations and assumptions on which such forward-looking statements and information are based are reasonable, undue reliance should not be placed on the forward looking statements and information because Edgewater Wireless can give no assurance that they will prove to be correct. By its nature, such forward-looking information is subject to various risks and uncertainties, which could cause Edgewater Wireless' actual results and experience to differ materially from the anticipated results or expectations expressed. These risks and uncertainties, include, but are not limited to access to capital markets, market forces, competition from new and existing companies and regulatory conditions. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on this forward-looking information, which is given as of the date it is expressed in this news release or otherwise, and to not use future-oriented information or financial outlooks for anything other than their intended purpose. Edgewater Wireless undertakes no obligation to update publicly or revise any forward looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.



SOURCE: Edgewater Wireless Systems Inc.