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TechTeam Global, Inc., Awarded Three-Year Contract For IT Support Services From Boehringer Ingelheim U.K.


10/30/2006 12:10:23 PM

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TechTeam Global, Inc., , a worldwide provider of information technology (IT) and business process outsourcing services, today announced that it has been chosen by Boehringer Ingelheim, one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies, to deliver a portfolio of managed support services, including help desk, user administration, tape library, and desktop support services for the firm's IT infrastructure. Under the three-year contract, TechTeam will provide support for Boehringer Ingelheim's employees in the United Kingdom and Ireland, expanding TechTeam's presence in the pharmaceutical market, where its managed service offering provides customers with cost-effective, ITIL-based services.

Boehringer Ingelheim is a research-driven group of companies dedicated to researching, developing, manufacturing, and marketing pharmaceuticals that improve health and quality of life. Boehringer Ingelheim's business consists largely of Prescription Medicines, Consumer Health Care, Biopharmaceuticals, and Animal Health. The company focuses on the production of innovative drugs and treatments that represent major therapeutic advances.

TechTeam Global, Inc. is a worldwide provider of IT and business process outsourcing services to Fortune 1000 corporations, multinational companies, product providers, small and mid-sized companies, and government entities. TechTeam's ability to integrate computer services into a flexible, ITIL-based solution is a key element of its strategy. Partnerships with some of the world's best-in-class corporations provide TechTeam with unique expertise and experience in providing IT support solutions, including IT outsourcing services, government technology services, IT consulting and systems integration, technical staffing, and learning services. For information about TechTeam Global, Inc. and its services call (800) 522-4451 or visit http://www.techteam.com . TechTeam's common stock is traded on the Nasdaq Global Market under the symbol "TEAM."

Headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, TechTeam also has locations in Dearborn, Michigan; Davenport, Iowa; Chantilly, Virginia; Portsmouth, Rhode Island; Bethesda, Maryland; Brussels and Gent, Belgium; Uxbridge, United Kingdom; Cologne, Germany; Gothenburg, Sweden; and Bucharest, Romania.

Safe Harbor Statement

The statements contained in this press release that are not purely historical, including statements regarding the Company's expectations, hopes, beliefs, intentions, or strategies regarding the future, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Forward-looking statements include statements regarding, among other things, the Company's performance going forward. Forward-looking statements may be identified by words including, but not limited to, "anticipates," "believes," "intends," "estimates," "promises," "expects," "should," "conditioned upon," and similar expressions. Prospective investors are cautioned that any such forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks and uncertainties, and that actual results may differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements as a result of various factors. Such factors include, but are not limited to, delays in the implementation of the business; changes in the customer's business or the requirements thereof; unanticipated problems that arise from the transition from Boehringer Ingelheim's former vendor; difficulties in obtaining Boehringer Ingelheim's knowledge, procedures, security clearance, or authorizations; difficulties in providing the service solutions for Boehringer Ingelheim, which include integration with products or services delivered by Boehringer Ingelheim, the Company, or the Boehringer Ingelheim's subcontractors or technology vendors. All forward-looking statements included in this press release are based on information available to the Company on the date hereof, and the Company assumes no obligation to update any such forward- looking statements. Prospective investors should also review the Company's Reports on Forms 8-K, 10-Q, and 10-K filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, including Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations, and the risks described therein from time to time.

TechTeam Global, Inc.

CONTACT: William (Chris) Brown, President and Chief Executive Officer,+1-248-357-2866, wcbrown@techteam.com , or Christoph Neut, Vice President,Sales and Marketing - EMEA, +32 2 706 2501, cneut@techteam.com , or DenisReynders, Business Development Manager, +32 2 706 2515,dreynder@techteam.com , all of TechTeam Global, Inc.



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