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Premiere Global Services Improves International Audio Conferencing Capability with Enhanced ReadyConference GlobalMeet Service

GlobalMeet Provides Cost Effective Local Access and Toll-Free Dial-In Options for High-Quality, International Conferencing

May 8, 2006

ATLANTA, GA, May 08, 2006 - Premiere Global Services, Inc. (NYSE: PGI), a global outsource provider of business process solutions, today announced the international launch of its ReadyConference GlobalMeet solution, offering local access and international toll free conferencing services in 63 countries worldwide.

ReadyConference GlobalMeet leverages the robust features of Premiere Global’s ReadyConference Plus platform, including integrated Web and audio controls that enable hosts to add visuals and manage conference calls directly from their desktops. By offering local market dial-in numbers that link attendees through a Premiere Global bridge to other international callers, ReadyConference GlobalMeet significantly reduces the cost of international conference calls that typically include expensive toll charges. ReadyConference GlobalMeet is also available with an international toll-free option that provides a locally-accessible toll-free number in countries where local access numbers are not yet available. For a complete list of countries and full product details see: PGi GlobalMeet/ .

"After a thorough review of competitive services, I can attest that GlobalMeet lives up to its name and delivers a global high-quality, cost-effective conferencing solution,” said Matt Radatti, Computer Operations Manager, C&D Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: CHP). “Furthermore, Premiere Global’s dependable and responsive customer service ensures that our associates always have access to human support, if needed, when using this innovative technology.”

"Conferencing is increasingly viewed as a critical global business tool, and Premiere Global Services is expanding the functionality and reducing the cost of global conference calls by using the latest VoIP technology," said Ted Schrafft, President, Conferencing & Collaboration, Premiere Global Services, Inc. "Our global customers find real value in the cost and convenience of ReadyConference GlobalMeet,and rely on it to enhance international workplace productivity.”

About Premiere Global Services, Inc.

Premiere Global Services, Inc., formerly Ptek Holdings, Inc., is a leading global provider of innovative business communications and data services. Customers use our ASP platform to conduct traditional and VoIP-based collaboration sessions and to process and deliver large quantities of individualized, business critical information. Premiere Global offers outsourced document delivery, data capture, alerts/notifications and campaign management solutions that automate customers' business processes and improve efficiency levels enterprise-wide. We also offer a full suite of conferencing solutions, including automated, operator-assisted and Web collaboration services that enable customers to communicate real-time via our advanced, open standards global conferencing platform.

Premiere Global serves more than 46,000 corporate accounts in nearly every business sector, throughout 18 countries worldwide. Our corporate headquarters is located at 3399 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 700, Atlanta, GA 30326. Additional information can be found at www.pgi.com.

Forward-looking and cautionary statements

Statements made in this press release, other than those concerning historical information, should be considered forward-looking and subject to various risks and uncertainties. Such forward-looking statements are made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and are made based on management's current expectations or beliefs as well as assumptions made by, and information currently available to, management. A variety of factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated in Premiere Global Services’ forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, the following factors: competitive pressures, including pricing pressures; technological change; the development of alternatives to our services; market acceptance of our new services and enhancements; integration of acquired companies; service interruptions; increased financial leverage; our dependence on our subsidiaries for cash flow; continued weakness in our legacy broadcast fax business; foreign currency exchange rates; possible adverse results of pending or future litigation or infringement claims; federal or state legislative or regulatory changes; general domestic and international economic, business or political conditions; and other factors described from time to time in our press releases, reports and other filings with the SEC, including but not limited the “Risk Factors Affecting Future Performance” section of our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2004. All forward-looking statements attributable to us or a person acting on our behalf are expressly qualified in their entirety by this cautionary statement.


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