SOURCE: AeroGrow International, Inc.

October 31, 2007 09:15 ET

AeroGrow to Present at the Sanders Morris Harris Investor Growth Conference on Thursday, November 8, 2007, in New York

BOULDER, CO--(Marketwire - October 31, 2007) - AeroGrow International, Inc. (NASDAQ: AERO) ("AeroGrow" or the "Company"), makers of the AeroGarden® kitchen garden appliance, announced that AeroGrow has been invited to present at the Sanders Morris Harris (SMH) Third Annual Investor Growth Conference on Thursday, November 8, at 12:00 PM ET at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City.

With more than 400 institutional investors in attendance, the conference will feature presentations from more than 70 leading United States and United Kingdom small- and mid-cap companies representing a diverse group of industries including energy, healthcare, environmental, business services, consumer, financial services, and converging media & technology.

During the presentation, Michael Bissonnette, Founder, Chairman and CEO, will provide insight about AeroGrow's products, business strategy, financial results and potential. The presentation will also be broadcast live over the Internet, and a replay will be archived in the Investor Relations section of the AeroGrow web site. Listen live or hear the replay at www.aerogrow.com/investors. Mr. Bissonnette will also be available for meetings with investors at the conference. To schedule a meeting please contact your SMH sales representative.

Sanders Morris Harris Group is a financial services holding company headquartered in Houston that manages approximately $15.8 billion in client assets. SMH Capital Markets offers a full range of corporate and investment banking services including: private placements and public offerings of equity and debt securities, financial advisory services, institutional equity sales, trading, and research, as well as prime brokerage services for hedge funds and fixed income securities sales and trading. For more information, please visit www.smhib.com.

About AeroGrow International, Inc.

Founded in 2002 in Boulder, Colorado, AeroGrow International, Inc. is dedicated to the research, development and marketing of the AeroGarden®, the world's first kitchen garden appliance. The AeroGarden features NASA-proven, dirt-free aeroponic technology, allowing anyone to grow farmer's market fresh herbs, salad greens, tomatoes, chili peppers, strawberries and more, indoors, year-round, so simply and easily that no green thumb is required. See www.aerogrow.com.

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS

"Safe Harbor" Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: Statements by Michael Bissonnette and/or the Company, statements regarding growth of the AeroGarden product line, optimism related to the business, expanding sales and other statements in this press release are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements are based on current expectations, estimates and projections about the Company's business. Words such as expects, anticipates, intends, plans, believes, sees, estimates and variations of such words and similar expressions are intended to identify such forward-looking statements. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve certain risks and uncertainties that are difficult to predict. Actual results could vary materially from the description contained herein due to many factors including continued market acceptance of the Company's products or the need to raise additional capital. In addition, actual results could vary materially based on changes or slower growth in the kitchen garden appliance market; the potential inability to realize expected benefits and synergies; domestic and international business and economic conditions; changes in customer demand or ordering patterns; changes in the competitive environment including pricing pressures or technological changes; technological advances; shortages of manufacturing capacity; future production variables impacting excess inventory and other risk factors listed from time to time in the Company's Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings under "risk factors" and elsewhere. The forward-looking statements contained in this press release speak only as of the date on which they are made, and the Company does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this press release.

Contact Information

  • CONTACTS:
    Corporate
    John Thompson
    AeroGrow International, Inc.
    (303) 444-7755
    Email Contact

    Investor
    Budd Zuckerman
    Genesis Select Corporation
    (303) 415-0200
    Email Contact