London Ontario, August 28, 2008 – Quantum5X Systems Inc. the manufacturer of the world’s smallest broadcast quality wireless microphone systems, including the PlayerMicTM used by the NBA and NHL, has been selected as a finalist for Red Herring’s first annual Canada Top 50 Awards. This award has been designed to celebrate the most innovative and promising technology companies in Canada.


“Quantum5X has developed world class microphone technology that is transforming the way we listen to broadcast sports. We are proud to be recognized and included in this group of innovative Canadian companies.” said Paul Johnson, CEO.


Red Herring’s lists of top private companies are an important part of the publication’s tradition of identifying new and innovative technology companies and entrepreneurs. Past award winners include Google, Yahoo!, Skype, Netscape,, and YouTube. The Canada Top 50 finalists will present their winning technologies to an audience of leading entrepreneurs, financiers and corporate strategists in Mont-Tremblant on September15-17.


About Quantum5X Systems Inc:
Quantum5X Systems Inc. (Q5X) is an award-winning Canadian corporation that specializes in the creation of leading edge, wireless audio technologies for the broadcast, sports and entertainment sectors. Breakthrough products include the world’s smallest wireless microphone and the world’s first and only rubber, wireless microphone. Q5X clients include ESPN, FOX, Comcast, Turner, Disney, TSN, CTV, CBC, ABC and CBS, as well as MLB, the NHL and the NBA.


About Red Herring:
Red Herring is a global media company uniting the world’s best high technology innovators, venture investors and business decision makers in a variety of forums: a leading innovation magazine; an online daily technology news service; technology research; and major events for technology leaders around the globe. For more information, visit .


Contact Information:
Quantum5X Systems Inc.
Paul Johnson, CEO
Phone: (519) 675-6999
Fax: (519) 667-2162
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