Vertical Healthcare Solutions and SnAPPnet, Two Subsidiaries of Vertical Computer Systems, Engage William Shaw, III as Chief Operating Officer.

Richardson, TX – July 01, 2010 (PRNewswire)– Vertical Computer Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: VCSY) ( is pleased to announce today that the company has entered into an agreement with William W. Shaw, III to act as Chief Operating Officer of its two subsidiaries, Vertical Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (VHS) and SnAPPnet, Inc.

Mr. Shaw brings over 30 years of healthcare experience in software, services and devices. He will be tasked with organizing, branding and raising financing for VHS and SnAPPnet.

VHS was formed to bring together a cohesive offering under a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) delivery of the company’s software solutions for the healthcare market in the private medical practices sector, including SnAPPnet, a credentialing product for doctors, Priority Time, a time and attendance product, and emPath® for small business, a payroll and human resource management system.

SnAPPnet, Inc. has been formed to offer SnAPPnet, a software product that makes it possible to automatically pre-populate hundreds of frequently used application forms for physician credentialing. SnAPPnet saves significant time and effort by creating a single, in-depth profile that covers all of a professional's data typically requested on license and board applications, as well as other related forms.

“We are excited to have Mr. Shaw working with Vertical,” stated Richard Wade, President and CEO of Vertical Computer Systems, Inc. “His background and experience are what we believe we need to organize our product offering and services for Vertical Healthcare Solutions and SnAPPnet in the healthcare market."

Forward looking statements disclosure: <>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, which represent the Company's expectations or beliefs concerning future events. When used in this release, the words "expects," "plans," "anticipates," “indicates,” “believes,” “forecast,” “guidance,” “outlook,” "may," "will," "should," “seeks,” “targets” and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Similarly, statements that describe the Company's objectives, plans or goals are forward-looking statements. All forward-looking statements in this release are based upon information available to the Company on the date of this release. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise. 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 Vertical Computer Systems, Inc.

Vertical Computer Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: 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. emPath® is a payroll and human resources software application, which consists of a fully secure web based HRMS suite as well as a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution. VCSY's primary Internet core technologies include SiteFlashTM, ResponseFlashTM, NewsFlashTM, and the Emily XML Scripting Language, which can be used to build web services. Information on VCSY and its products can be obtained on the World Wide Web at

Vertical Computer Systems, Inc.
(972) 437-5200

SOURCE: Vertical Computer Systems, Inc.