Gatorz Inc.

Gatorz Inc.
Qivliq LLC

TKC Global

August 06, 2008 07:30 ET

Gatorz Inc. Signs Marketing Agreement with Qivliq LLC

TKC Global, LLC to distribute to U.S. Military and U.S. Government Agencies Qivliq LLC in a separate agreement, marketing to the Turkish & French Militaries

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 6, 2008) - Gatorz Inc. ("Gatorz") (TSX VENTURE:GTZ) today announced that it has signed a three-year re-seller agreement with TKC Global, LLC, a Qivliq LLC subsidiary, to market and distribute Gatorz eyewear to the U.S. military and government agencies including the DEA, FBI and Homeland Security. In a separate agreement Qivliq LLC will market Gatorz eyewear to the French and Turkish Militaries.

"We are extremely excited about our long-term relationship with Qivliq primarily because eyewear sales to global military and government agencies are estimated to be in excess of $150 million per year. Gatorz expects that over the next three years it will be able to capture 10% of this market" stated Kerry Lynch, Chief Executive Officer of Gatorz.

While TKC Global becomes the exclusive distributor for Gatorz sunglasses to the U.S. military and U.S. government agencies, Qivliq will be marketing to the French and Turkish militaries, In addition to the U.S Military and security forces, some of TKC Global's existing clients are: AT&T, Qwest, Korea Telecom Corp and Rapiscan Systems.

Constantin Loudiadis, VP, International of Qivliq said, "Qivliq's strong international ties are a natural fit to bring Gatorz to our overseas military clients." Roger Foote, Director, Business Development for TKC Global, added that "Gatorz unique and superior eyewear must be distributed to our Department of Defence and government agency customers. It's simply the best product around."

About Qivliq

The Qivliq, LLC portfolio companies provide technology and security services and solutions in both the federal and commercial markets. The Qivliq companies provide over $275M in services to federal and commercial customers. Qivliq is owned by NANA Development Corporation, an Alaska Native Corporation representing the Inupiat people of Northwest Alaska.


TKC Global, subsidiary of Qivliq LLC, provides global marketing, operations and consulting services to help clients expand into the U.S. federal government and commercial markets.

About Gatorz

Gatorz Inc. ( designs and distributes aircraft aluminium and hand-made acetate action performance eyewear, including sunglasses and accessories targeted to the motorsports, outdoors (hunting, fishing and boating), travel retail and security/military markets. Gatorz Inc. products are proudly worn by race car drivers Marco and Michael Andretti (IRL), Kurt Busch and Sam Hornish Jr. (NASCAR), as well as other professional and amateur athletes.

Gatorz sunglasses are made in U.S.A with 7075 billet aircraft grade aluminium making the sunglasses incredibly strong and lightweight, as well as providing superior fit and comfort. All Gatorz eyewear feature TruRay ™ optics, the most comprehensive assortment of impact-proof, 100% blocking UVA, UVB and UVC lens fitters and coatings offered by any single sunglasses company. All TruRay™ optics are decentred with the precise amount of induced prism resulting in pristine optics, free of spherical and astigmatic error in addition to prismatic and peripheral aberrations.

Investor Relations Inquiries:

All Gatorz investor relations inquiries should be directed to Mark Di Cristofaro at 905.339-7999 ext.224 or

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