CiG Wireless Corp. Appoints Mr. Grant Barber to Its Board of Directors

CiG Wireless Corp. Appoints Mr. Grant Barber to Its Board of Directors

ATLANTA, April 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CiG Wireless Corp. (OTCBB:CIGW) is
pleased to announce that Mr. Grant Barber has been appointed to the company's
Board of Directors, effective April 19, 2013.

Mr. Barber will serve as a member of the Board's Audit Committee, Compensation
Committee and Nominating Committee.

Mr. Barber is currently the executive vice president and chief financial
officer of Hughes Communications, Inc. positions he has held since February
2006.

Before joining Hughes, Mr. Barber was executive vice president and CFO of
Acterna, Inc., a global manufacturer of telecommunications test and
measurement equipment for the telecom and cable markets.

Previously, Mr. Barber had an 18-year career with Nortel Networks in various
financial management positions including vice president of finance, Global
Performance Management.

"Grant will be a tremendous addition to our Board, bringing both his deep
understanding of the telecom industry and his Chief Financial Officer
experience to the table," said Paul McGinn, President and Chief Executive
Officer of CiG Wireless. "Grant is a respected industry leader with an
outstanding track record of accomplishments. We are truly excited to be
working closely with him as we pursue our Company vision."

"I am very pleased to join the CiG team," said Mr. Barber. "I look forward to
contributing to the continued growth and success of the Company."

About CiG Wireless Corp.

CiG Wireless Corp. (www.cigwireless.com) is a leading independent owner and
operator of wireless communications infrastructure in the United States. The
primary focus of the Company is leasing antenna space on its multi-tenant
towers and rooftops to a variety of wireless service providers under long-term
lease contracts. The Company's shares are tradedpublicly in the US on the OTC
BulletinBoard (CIGW)andon theEntry Standard of theFrankfurt Stock
Exchange under the symbol (6CW).

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CONTACT: Paul McGinn
         Chief Executive Officer
         678-332-5000
         Patrick Finucane
         Corporate Communications
         678-332-5010
         pfinucane@cigwireless.com

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