Nieuwegein, The Netherlands, 09 March 2012

Teleena today announced it will be offering the BlackBerry® service as part of its mobile wholesale services in the United Kingdom, enabling its partners to offer BlackBerry® Enterprise Server to their corporate customers and BlackBerry® Internet Service to smaller businesses and individual users.

Dutch-based MVNE (Mobile Virtual Network Enabler) Teleena has been building its UK operations since signing a strategic partnership with Vodafone UK in 2010. Teleena offers innovative mobile services to Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs) wanting to introduce their own mobile brands in the United Kingdom.

Teleena’s CEO, Timo Smit says: “Being able to offer BlackBerry services to our MVNOs is of great strategic importance to us, as many of their customers wish to take full advantage of the innovative BlackBerry solution. By focusing on innovative mobile solutions, we already serve more than 20% of Dutch MVNOs. We perceive a lot of opportunity in the United Kingdom for mobile brands wanting to stand out. The first two UK MVNOs were already launched in 2011.