Coastal Contacts Inc.

Coastal Contacts Inc.

September 21, 2009 19:41 ET

Coastal Contacts Inc. to Present at the America's Growth Capital 6th Annual Emerging Growth Conference

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 21, 2009) - Coastal Contacts Inc. (TSX:COA) announced today that Mr. Roger Hardy, Coastal's President and CEO will deliver a presentation on behalf of the company at the America's Growth Capital 6th Annual East Coast Emerging Growth Conference in Boston at the Westin Copley Hotel.

Mr. Hardy's presentation will take place on Wednesday, October 7th.

About Coastal Contacts:

Coastal Contacts Inc. ( is the world's leading direct-to-consumer vision products company which designs, produces and distributes a diversified offering of contact lenses and eyeglasses. The Company's unique combination of branded and private label products represent quality, value and above all, service. Coastal sells into more than 150 countries through proprietary web properties which reflect the culture and consumer preference of the target market. As new markets for eyeglasses and contact lenses evolve, the Company is positioned to become the vision product consumer's retailer of choice owing to its compelling value proposition combining value and service. A leader in many of its markets, Coastal is rapidly advancing toward its goal of becoming the "World's Optical Store".

This news release contains certain forward-looking statements that reflect the current views and/or expectations of Coastal Contacts Inc. with respect to its performance, business and future events. Investors are cautioned that all forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties including, without limitation, those relating to changes in the market, potential downturns in economic conditions, limited suppliers, inventory risk, disruption in our distribution facilities, foreign exchange fluctuations, regulatory requirements, demand for contact lenses, competition and dependence on the internet. These risks, as well as others, could cause actual results and events to vary significantly. Coastal Contacts does not undertake any obligations to release publicly any revisions for updating any voluntary forward-looking statements.

Neither the TSX nor any other regulatory body has reviewed and therefore does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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