SOURCE: NewMarket Technology, Inc.

January 23, 2008 10:18 ET

NewMarket Technology, Inc. Announces Continued 20% Organic Revenue Growth in 2008 to Be Augmented by Additional Revenue Growth From Acquisitions

Company Releases Summary From Last Week's Town Hall Featuring the Theme of "Higher Purpose and Higher Profit Through Global Small Business Investing"

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - January 23, 2008) - NewMarket Technology, Inc. (OTCBB: NMKT) conducted its Annual Town Hall meeting last week on Thursday, January 17th. The day following the Town Hall meeting, the Company introduced its first ever Emerging Market Seminar featuring lessons learned from the Company's experience in Asia and Latin America.

2007 Revenue and Net Income Growth

During the Town Hall, management reviewed the Company's growth in 2007 approaching $100 million in profitable revenue, compared to reporting $77.6 million for 2006 with $5.8 million in net income. The company has begun the annual financial review process with results expected to be filed at the end of March.

Continued High Growth from Chinese Operations

NewMarket China, Inc. (OTCBB: NMCH) management was also on hand to present growth in 2007 from operations in China approaching $40 million, over $29.5 million reported in 2006.

20% Forecasted Organic Revenue Growth in 2008 Augmented by Acquisitions

NewMarket management forecasted ongoing 20 percent revenue growth in 2008 from organic sales to be augmented by additional revenue growth from anticipated acquisitions. Management did not share any specific details on anticipated acquisitions other than indicating that no NewMarket Stock would be issued in any acquisition in 2008.

The Town Hall also addressed progress on the company's unique stock dividend strategy, progress on NewMarket Latin America, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NLAI), and plans for an upgraded listing.

Town Hall Video to be Available on NewMarket Website

A video of the Town Hall will be available on the NewMarket website shortly, under the Media Center section.

Emerging Market Seminar

This year, the company added an informative and educational seminar on investment and doing business in global emerging markets to the Annual Town Hall event. The purpose of the Seminar was to provide information to shareholders and other interested parties on the opportunities and challenges of doing business in global emerging markets, including those where NewMarket Technology has experienced rapid growth, specifically China and Brazil. China has the second largest world GDP (PPP) with over 10% annual growth and Brazil is the largest economy in Latin America and the ninth largest GDP (PPP) in the world.

Seminar Guests Panelists

Guest panelists included William Weiss, Honorary Consul for the Republic of Malta and Jesus Domingo, United Nations Minister from the Philippines. The seminar also focused on the frontier markets of Africa with special guest panelists, Joseph Wambia, of Wambia Capital, and formerly from the World Bank and Sanmi Akinmulero, President of the African Chamber of Commerce in Dallas - Ft. Worth.

Dallas Morning News Article

NewMarket Technology and the Emerging Market Seminar were featured in the Dallas Morning News, and the article can be read in its entirety at http://www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/dws/bus/stories/DN-newmarket_18bus.ART.State.Edition1.2af810d.html.

Keynote Speaker

Dan Sanders, author of New York Times and USA Today National Bestseller, "Built to Serve," was the Keynote Speaker for the seminar. Sanders currently serves as CEO of United Supermarkets, a 91-year-old, billion-dollar chain of family-owned grocery stores. Sanders believes the "global business culture is broken" and can be fixed by creating long-term sustainability through investing in all the company's stakeholders.

A video of Sander's speech will be available on the NewMarket Technology Website under Media Center soon.

Higher Purpose and Higher Profit

The theme from the two days of seminars was "Higher Purpose and Higher Profit through Global Small Business Investing." NewMarket has grown significantly in Asia and Latin America, illustrating how a small business can make a difference profitably by bringing technology and investment to and by creating jobs in developing regions of the world.

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About NewMarket Technology, Inc. (www.newmarkettechnology.com)

NewMarket helps clients maintain the delicate balance between maintaining legacy systems and gaining a competitive edge from the latest technology innovations. NewMarket provides certified integration and maintenance services to support the prevailing industry standard solutions such as Microsoft, Cisco Systems, SAP, Siebel and Sun Microsystems. Concurrently, NewMarket continuously seeks to acquire emerging technology assets to incorporate into an overall product portfolio carefully packaged to complement the prevailing industry standard solutions.

NewMarket delivers its portfolio of products and services through its network of Solution Integration subsidiaries in North America and the leading emerging markets around the world to include, Latin America, China and Singapore.

NewMarket ranked Number One in Texas, Number Three in the United States and Number Five in North America on Deloitte's 2006 Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies in North America. Rankings are based on percentage revenue growth over five years, from 2001-2005. The Company grew from less than $1 million in revenue in 2001 to over $50 million in profitable revenue in 2005. In 2006, the company continued its rapid growth, reporting $77.6 million in revenue with a net income of $5.8 million.

"SAFE HARBOR STATEMENT" UNDER THE PRIVATE SECURITIES LITIGATION REFORM ACT OF 1995

This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. The statements in this release are forward-looking statements that are made pursuant to safe harbor provision of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Actual results, events and performance could vary materially from those contemplated by these forward-looking statements. These statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause NewMarket's actual results in future periods to differ materially from results expressed or implied by forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, among other things, product demand and market competition. You should independently investigate and fully understand all risks before making investment decisions.

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