Launched in 1996, Company has Grown to Offer Leading Global Cloud Services in Six Business Categories

LOS ANGELES, Nov 10, 2011 –/– j2 Global Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCOM), the provider of cloud-based services for businesses, today announced that it has surpassed the two million mark in paid telephone numbers deployed. Founded in 1995 and launching its first service in 1996, j2 Global has evolved into a global provider of cloud services for business, including online fax (eFax(R)), virtual voice (eVoice(R)), unified communications (Onebox(R)), hosted email (FuseMail(R)), online backup (KeepItSafe(R)) and email marketing (Campaigner(R)).

It took the Company 11 years, until 2007, to grow from zero to 1,000,000 subscribers and less than five years to grow to 2,000,000 subscribers.

“Everyone at j2 Global can take great pride in this important achievement, and I congratulate our employees and loyal customers who have contributed to this incredible success story over the years,” said Hemi Zucker, chief executive officer of j2 Global. “We signed up our first subscriber 15 years ago and today have more than 2,000,000 subscribers: 270,000 voice subscribers, 550,000 corporate fax users and nearly 1.2 million paying individual and small business fax subscribers. We also service 11.3 million free individual business fax and voice subscribers.”

“In addition to achieving this important milestone of 2,000,000 subscribers to our telephony-based services, j2 Global has executed on its strategy to expand into complementary, non-telephony-based cloud services, such as outsourced email, online backup and email marketing,” said Scott Turicchi, president of j2 Global. “These non-telephony services now comprise approximately $25 million in annual revenues, nearly double their $13 million level for 2010.”

j2 Global is online at and .

About j2 Global Communications, Inc.
Founded in 1995, j2 Global Communications, Inc. provides outsourced, value-added messaging and communications services to individuals and businesses around the world. With offices in eight cities worldwide, j2 Global’s network spans more than 4,600 cities in 49 countries on six continents. The Company’s websites appear in numerous languages, including Dutch, French, German, Spanish, English and more. Payments are accepted in currencies that include the U.S. Dollar, British Pound, Canadian Dollar, Japanese Yen, Euro, Hong Kong Dollar and more. j2 Global provides live sales and customer service support in multiple languages, including English, Spanish, Dutch, German, French, Cantonese and more. j2 Global markets its services principally under the brands eFax(R), Onebox(R), eVoice(R), FuseMail(R), Campaigner(R) and KeepItSafe(R). As of December 31, 2010, j2 Global had achieved 15 consecutive fiscal years of revenue growth. For more information about j2 Global, please visit .

j2 Global press contact:
Bill Threlkeld
Senior Manager, Public Relations

SOURCE: j2 Global Communications, Inc.

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