Active Voice to Relocate its Corporate Headquarters

Seattle, Washington, USA - December 13, 2002 Active Voice, LLC, a global provider of unified messaging, computer telephony, and voice messaging solutions, today announced that it will move its corporate headquarters from 2901 Third Avenue to the Sixth and Lenora Building owned by Clise Properties, Inc.

"We are looking forward to moving to our new downtown location," said Debra Faulkner, Active Voice's vice president of operations. "The new space offers us the ability to expand our lab facilities and the flexibility to accommodate an increasing workforce over time."

Active Voice signed a 10-year deal to occupy 42,600 square feet in the Sixth and Lenora Building. The company will be the anchor tenant, as it will occupy space on three floors. Additional office amenities will include a fitness room, bike lockers, showers, and Ping-Pong room.

Active Voice will continue to lease manufacturing space at its Third and Broad location. The company expects to complete its move early next year.

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