NOW Solutions Hires a United States Sales Manager

Fort Worth, Texas. June 28, 2005/VNEWS/ -NOW Solutions, Inc. (NOW Solutions-News), a wholly owned subsidiary of Vertical Computer Systems, Inc. (VCSY.PK), today announced that the company has hired a United States Sales Manager to assist in increased growth with its premier Human Resources Management System (HRMS) and payroll solution suite, emPath®.

NOW Solutions is pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Price to the U.S. Sales Manager position. Most recently with Kronos®, Mr. Price managed a group of sales professionals to promote its newly-acquired HRMS. Previously, Mr Price had worked in sales management with ePresence Solutions® and Lawson software®.

Marianne Malcolm-Franklin, President and CEO of NOW Solutions commented: "Scott comes to NOW Solutions with a tremendous amount of sales management experience within the human resources vendor markets. We are fortunate to welcome someone of Scott's talents to our sales team. We look forward to Scott assisting NOW with growing our United States sales by increasing our exposure throughout our target markets and reaching customers in new markets."

This release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. With the exception of historical information contained herein, the matters discussed in this press release involve risk and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from those expressed in any forward-looking statement.

About NOW Solutions, Inc.

NOW Solutions, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Vertical Computer Systems, Inc., is a Human Resources Management System (HRMS) software and business solutions provider. A pioneer in HRMS solutions, NOW Solutions provides the capabilities companies need to manage their ever-changing workplace in the face of today's complex requirements through its main product, emPath®, which consists of a fully secure web based HRMS suite. Recruiting, position control, benefits, absence and attendance tracking, employee reviews, career planning, payroll, employee/manager self-service and a powerful full featured workflow engine to reduce or eliminate paper, are among the many features of emPath®. NOW Solutions is a respected business partner serving customers throughout the United States and Canada. NOW Solutions' presence can be found in industries including education, for-profit services, healthcare, high technology and communications, insurance, manufacturing, natural resources, not-for-profit, public sector, retail, transportation, and utilities. NOW Solutions has offices in Fort Worth and Toronto to serve its customers. Information on NOW Solutions and its products can be obtained on the World Wide Web at


Vertical Computer Systems, Inc. (VCSY)(VCSY) is a provider of administrative software, Internet core technologies, and derivative software application products through its distribution network. VCSY's main administrative software product is emPath®, which is developed and distributed by NOW Solutions, Inc., the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary. VCSY's primary Internet core technologies include SiteFlash, ResponseFlash, NewsFlash, and the Emily XML Scripting Language, which can be used to build web services. Information on Vertical and its products can be obtained on the World Wide Web at

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