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January 26, 2005

Mark Stern Joins GoAmerica As Vice President Of Product Management

From: T.S. Writing Services - Jan 26, 2005

CONTACT: Ilya Welfeld
Voice: 201-696-9076

Seasoned Technologist Brings Important Expertise to the Company

Hackensack, NJ – January 25, 2005 – GoAmerica (NASDAQ: GOAM) today announced it has hired Mark L. Stern as its vice president of product management, focusing on accessible communication services. In this role, Stern will further the company's mission of delivering life-enhancing communication services to consumers who are deaf or hard of hearing.

"We are thrilled to welcome Mark to GoAmerica," said Jesse Odom, Chief Technology Officer of the Company. "He brings a wealth of experience in communication technology, and a deep understanding of, and commitment to, the deaf and hard of hearing communities we serve. Through Mark's influence, our customers can look forward to enhancements to current products as well as new and exciting offerings in the coming months."

Stern brings more than 20 years of experience in product development, having held design and management positions at companies such as Netscape, America Online and Apple Computer. In this newly created leadership position at GoAmerica, he will work closely with the development and marketing teams to tailor technology solutions that address the communication needs of people with hearing loss.

"As a longtime customer, I've personally experienced the meaningful benefits of GoAmerica's wireless text and voice messaging services," said Stern. "I've also seen the significant advantages these services bring to so many other people who are deaf or hard of hearing. I'm eager to apply my background and experience to developing products and services that enable even more communication breakthroughs."

Stern is an active member of the Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, the National Association of the Deaf, and the Deaf Pilots Association. He holds a Master's degree in Computer Science from Brown University and a Bachelor of Science degree from Stanford University in Values, Technology and Society.

About GoAmerica

GoAmerica is a leading provider of wireless telecommunications services for people with hearing loss. The Company's vision is to improve the quality of life for people who are deaf or hard of hearing by being their premier provider of innovative communication services. WyndTellÒ—a GoAmerica service—is the wireless service of choice for thousands of deaf consumers across the U. S., and was recognized for Excellence in Universal Design and Technology, by the California Governor's Committee for the Employment of Disabled Persons. For more information, visit or contact GoAmerica directly at TTY 201-527-1520, voice 201-996-1717.

The statements contained in this news release that are not based on historical fact are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Forward-looking statements may be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "may", "will", "expect", "estimate", "anticipate", "continue", or similar terms, variations of such terms or the negative of those terms. Such forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to: (i) our limited operating history; (ii) our ability to successfully manage our strategic alliance with EarthLink; (iii) our dependence on EarthLink to provide billing, customer and technical support to certain of our subscribers; (iv) our ability to respond to the rapid technological change of the wireless data industry and offer new services; (v) our dependence on wireless carrier networks; (vi) our ability to respond to increased competition in the wireless data industry; (vii) our ability to integrate acquired businesses and technologies; (viii) our ability to generate revenue growth; (ix) our ability to increase or maintain gross margins, profitability, liquidity and capital resources; and (x) our ability to manage our remaining operations; and (xi) difficulties inherent in predicting the outcome of regulatory processes. Such risks and others are more fully described in the Risk Factors set forth in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Our actual results could differ materially from the results expressed in, or implied by, such forward-looking statements. Each reference in this news release to "GoAmerica", the "Company" or "We", or any variation thereof, is a reference to GoAmerica, Inc. and its subsidiaries. "GoAmerica" and "WyndTell" are registered trademarks of GoAmerica. "Go.Web" is also a trademark of GoAmerica. Other names may be trademarks of their respective owners.