SOURCE: GVI Security Solutions, Inc.

November 26, 2007 12:05 ET

GVI Security Solutions, Inc. Appoints Melissa A. Valenti National Accounts Manager

CARROLLTON, TX--(Marketwire - November 26, 2007) - GVI Security Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: GVSS), a leading provider of video security surveillance solutions featuring the complete Samsung Electronics line of products, appointed Melissa A. Valenti as National Accounts Manager.

"We are pleased to announce the appointment of Melissa A. Valenti as National Accounts Manager, where she will take the lead in expanding our relationship with our largest nationwide accounts," stated GVI COO Joe Restivo. "As we ramp up for the launch of our new IP camera line, Melissa's superb performance in her previous position and her outstanding achievements marketing IP security solutions makes her an ideal choice as National Accounts Manager."

Prior to her appointment as National Accounts Manager, Melissa A. Valenti served as GVI Regional Sales Manager, Northeast. She joined GVI from JVC Professional Products Company, where she held national sales and marketing positions. Under Valenti's direction, JVC Professional Products Company successfully launched integrated IP security solutions to the transportation, education, and law enforcement marketplaces. Valenti received the business manager of the year award for her efforts revamping sales and marketing programs and increasing revenues 10 percent over prior year within the surveillance products division.

About GVI Security Solutions, Inc.

GVI Security Solutions, Inc. is a leading provider of video surveillance security solutions to the homeland security, institutional and commercial market segments.

Forward-Looking Statements:

Some of the statements made by GVI Security Solutions, Inc. in this press release are forward-looking in nature. Forward-looking statements in this press release are not promises or guarantees and are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause our actual results to differ materially from those anticipated. These statements are based on management's current expectations and assumptions and are naturally subject to uncertainty and changes in circumstances. We caution you not to place undue reliance upon any such forward-looking statements. Actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by the statements herein. GVI Security Solutions, Inc. believes that its primary risk factors include, but are not limited to: ability to continue as a going concern; uncertainty of profitability; reliance on primary supplier; credit limits imposed by primary supplier; effective integration of recently acquired operations and personnel; expansion risks; effective internal processes and systems; the ability to attract and retain high quality employees; changes in the overall economy; rapid change in technology; the number and size of competitors in its markets; outstanding indebtedness; control of the Company by principal stockholders; law and regulatory policy; the mix of products and services offered in the company's target markets; and other factors detailed in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2006 currently on file, as well as the risk that projected business opportunities will fail to materialize or will be delayed.

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