EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. Captures Order Totaling $3.4 Million from a State Transportation Department

Company’s Project 25 compliant portable radios provide interoperable communications on state highways

Irving, TX – March 31, 2010 – EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: EFJI) announced today that it has received an order totaling $3.4 million from a state transportation department to provide its ES Series of Project 25 compliant portable radios and accessories. The radios, which were purchased pursuant to an established state contract vehicle, were shipped during the Company’s first quarter.

“We have enjoyed a long-standing relationship with this transportation department and are thrilled to be called on again to assist in providing interoperable communications to the state,” said Michael Jalbert, president and chief executive officer of EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. “Features of our ES Series portable radios include: Project 25 trunked and conventional operation, interoperability with SMARTNET®/SmartZone®, solid construction, and compliance with military specifications for extreme temperatures, vibration, and shock. Also, our second-generation Enhanced (AMBE+2) Project 25 Vocoder is loaded onto our ES Series portables which provides loud, clear digital sound to assist in managing the state’s highways and railways,” Jalbert added.

About EF Johnson Technologies, Inc.

EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. is an independent subsidiary of JVCKENWOOD Corporation. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, EFJohnson focuses on innovating, developing and marketing the highest quality secure communications solutions to organizations whose mission is to protect and save lives. The Company’s customers include first responders in public safety and public service, the federal government, and industrial organizations. The Company’s products are marketed under the EFJohnson and Kenwood brands. For more information, visit www.efjohnson.com.


JVCKENWOOD is a global manufacturer specializing in Automotive and Professional System Solutions. It was reborn as one company in October 2011 through the merger of Victor Company of Japan, Limited (JVC) and Kenwood Corporation (Kenwood) three years after management integration. JVCKENWOOD operates four business segments, Car Electronics, Professional Systems, Optical & Audio, and Entertainment Software with image, sound, and radio technologies, as well as infotainment and visual software. JVCKENWOOD creates excitement and peace of mind, while aiming to achieve profitable growth and become a business group that is widely trusted by society. For more information, visit http://www.jvckenwood.co.jp/en/.

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