TMM, Inc. TRUDEF™ Upgraded OTC Markets Status

WILMINGTON, DELAWARE -- August 23, 2012 - TMM, Inc. (Pink Sheet: TMMI) ("TMMI" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that the Company has filed disclosure information on the OTCMarkets website (http://www.otcmarkets.com/stock/TMMI/filings). The Company has achieved an OTC Pink Current Information tier and hence, the Stop and Yield signs have been removed.

TMMI continues development of its TRUDEF™ fractal codec with updates and improvements for digital video compression. Technically challenging videos obtained from content developers have been compressed and the resulting compression rates/ decompressed picture quality has been very encouraging. The ten new programmers will be assigned roles focusing on increasing usability features of the TRUDEF™ fractal codec.

ON BEHALF OF THE TMMI BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF TMM, INC.:
GERARD V. CAVANAUGH
CHAIRMAN AND PRESIDENT

For more information, please visit the Company’s Website at http://www.tmmi.us.


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