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GlobalEnglish Clients Among Highest Ranked on Fortune's Most Admired List

February 23, 2006 — GlobalEnglish Corporation, the leading online English learning and support service provider for business communication, today announced the list of its clients that were selected as top-ranking companies on Fortune Magazine's 2006 Most Admired Companies list. Companies were selected based on their strengths in the following categories: innovation, people management, use of corporate assets, social responsibility, quality of management, financial soundness, long-term investment, and quality of products/services.

GlobalEnglish® clients were "Industry Champions" in the following industries: information technology services (Accenture), computer peripherals (EMC), computers (IBM), pharmaceuticals (Johnson & Johnson), temporary help (Manpower), consumer food products (Nestle), and household and personal products (Procter & Gamble). Among the other GlobalEnglish clients making the list were Applied Materials, BASF, Hewlett-Packard, Hilton Hotels, Ingram-Micro, Nissan, SAP, and Unilever.

"It is no coincidence that so many of the top-ranked companies on the Most Admired list are GlobalEnglish clients," said Deepak Desai, President and CEO of GlobalEnglish Corporation. "Well-run companies depend on excellent communication among employees and with customers in order to operate cohesively around the world, build great products, and provide excellent customer service. We congratulate these remarkable companies and are proud to be working with them."

The GlobalEnglish Corporate Learning Service is currently used in more than 160 countries. According to research completed in 2005, employees who use the service for less than a year are saving an average of 2.32 hours each week on daily tasks such as email, producing documents, and participating in teleconferences. For more information about how GlobalEnglish can help improve communication in your global organization, contact us at info@globalenglish.com.

Contact Dayna Verstegen Senior Manager, Global Marketing Communications (650) 246-6114

About GlobalEnglish Corporation

GlobalEnglish is the leading provider of online assessment, learning and support for Business English communication for the world's top companies. The company offers a suite of scalable, on-demand products that help employees improve their ability to communicate effectively in English and enables companies to succeed in the global marketplace.

GlobalEnglish is proudly made up of a team of global consultants who partner with clients to assess their Business English needs, ensure successful implementation and provide ongoing local support to over 30 countries worldwide.

GlobalEnglish is the preferred choice of the world's largest companies, including BNP Paribas, Capgemini, Cisco, Deloitte, Deutsche Telekom, GSK, Hewlett-Packard, Hilton, John Deere, Procter & Gamble, Unisys and Wyeth.

For more information, please visit www.GlobalEnglish.com.

English is critical for our success. We needed a solution that we could deploy around the world, would help any level and that would include tools that could provide instant help on the job. The only service that could handle this huge challenge was GlobalEnglish…It always comes down to money and our return on investment has been excellent when measured in productivity gains.

— Tony Gleeson, former Global Director of Learning Programs and Solutions, Deloitte LLP, U.S.

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