NETWORKED ROBOTICS CORPORATION named INNOVATE Illinois finalist

EVANSTON, IL – JANUARY 3 rd, 2005 – NETWORKED ROBOTICS CORPORATION, a leader in laboratory automation providing temperature monitoring solutions, announced today that it was named INNOVATE Illinois Finalist.

Networked Robotics has been named one of 11 finalists in INNOVATE Illinois’ competition to find the most innovative businesses in Northeast Illinois . Sponsors of the contest include the Chicago West Side Entrepreneurship Center, the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, and Chicago Community Ventures. The company’s Tempurity product collects temperatures from scientific devices over a wide area network.

About NETWORKED ROBOTICS

Networked Robotics was founded in 2004 by ex-Pfizer informatics researchers.

The company complies with all GMP & GLP standards and strictly specializes in network-based temperature monitoring. This narrow focus is the result of NR’s complete devotion to providing the highest quality temperature monitoring solutions. The company's founders worked for almost 20 years in the automation of scientific processes for G.D.Searle & Co., Monsanto, Pharmacia, and Pfizer where they were responsible for the automation of experiments in inflammation.

For additional information, contact: Mark Woodford, NETWORKED ROBOTICS CORPORATION at (847) 424-8019 or by e-mail at mark_woodford@networkedrobotics.com