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HTN Inks Agreements with CGI, BCE Emergis

HTN last week signed a technology development agreement with CGI Information Systems and Management Consultants to assist HTN with the enhancement and deployment of its global network strategy.

HTN also successfully completed the integration and testing of its entertainment commerce platform with BCE Emergis' high volume online payment authorization system.

CGI is the largest independent information technology services provider in Canada and the fifth largest in North America, based on its annual revenue run rate of $1.6 billion. Its backlog currently stands at more than $7.2 billion.

Employing 10,000 professionals and providing end-to-end IT services and business solutions to approximately 2,500 clients, CGI has operations in Canada, the U.S., and the U.K., and does business in 23 other countries.

Through a balance of internal and external growth, CGI is one of the fastest growing IT services companies in North America.

HTN provides specialized Business to Business E-Commerce ticketing and reservation services for the entertainment industry.

HTN clients benefit from self-managed databases fully integrated with a diverse marketing and sales network.

The company's technology can service a wide spectrum of entertainment clients, including performing arts companies, professional sports teams, theme parks, museums, movie theaters, golf courses, conference centers, and educational institutions.

Its shares are traded on the Canadian Venture Exchange under the symbol HTN.