SOURCE: Qualmark Corp.

June 06, 2007 10:30 ET

QualMark Corporation Receives Governor's Award

DENVER, CO--(Marketwire - June 6, 2007) - QualMark Corporation (OTCBB: QMRK), a world leader in designing, manufacturing and marketing HALT (Highly Accelerated Life Testing), HASS (Highly Accelerated Stress Screening) and electrodynamic systems, has received the Governor's Award for Excellence in Exporting. The award honors Colorado companies that have made outstanding contributions to exporting during the past year.

Qualmark received the Governor's Award for Excellence in Exporting in the category of Small-Sized Manufacturer. Qualmark Corporation was founded in 1991 as a specialty manufacturer of accelerated stress equipment; and has since evolved into a full service, global organization. The company began exporting in the late 1990s, first to Europe and since 2000 to Asia. Qualmark, with a strong worldwide base of distributors and service centers to support installations, most recently added official distributors in India, Brazil, and Eastern Europe. The company's products are manufactured entirely in the U.S., exporting 66 percent of total product sales, of which 59 percent are exported outside NAFTA. Qualmark's international focus has allowed it to bring products and features to new regions by making product adaptations to meet in-country needs and specifications.

Charles Johnston, Qualmark's President & CEO, stated, "We are honored to receive this award and to be recognized within our home state of Colorado for our global efforts. Our teams have been working diligently to build our international business and it is gratifying to have our hard work recognized. Our recent expansion and new sales in Poland, India and Russia is evidence of our determination to grow our business in a challenging industry environment. We continue to see new sales opportunities throughout the globe and we believe our continued growth will be attributed to our global initiatives."

"Many of our U.S.-based clients have expanded globally, this said, we continue to receive purchase orders to serve their international facilities. We are extremely pleased with our sector diversification and recent orders serving the HVAC Control industry, automobile and communications equipment sectors. Furthermore, many of these clients are the largest companies in their field and our superior product lines are attaining the recognition among many other companies," concluded Mr. Johnston.

QualMark Corporation, headquartered in Denver, Colorado, is the leader in designing, marketing, and manufacturing accelerated life-testing systems (HALT and HASS) providing the world's largest corporations with solutions that improve product reliability and allow them to get to market faster. The Company has installed more than 600 of its proprietary testing systems in 35 countries. The Company operates and partners with ten testing facilities worldwide.

The Company also offers electrodynamic vibration solutions through its subsidiary, Ling Electronics.

Ling Electronics, headquartered in West Haven, Connecticut, is the leader in supplying electrodynamic systems, components, and service to the worldwide vibration test equipment market.

The statements included in this press release concerning predictions of economic performance and management's plans and objectives constitute forward-looking statements made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. These statements involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements. Factors which could cause or contribute to such differences include, but are not limited to, factors detailed in the Company's Securities and Exchange Commission filings; downturns in the Company's primary markets; variability of order flow, future economic conditions; competitive products and pricing; new product development; disruptions in the Company's operations from acts of God or extended maintenance; transportation difficulties; or the delivery of product under existing contracts and other factors.

Contact Information

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    QualMark Corporation
    Charles Johnston
    President and CEO
    Anthony Scalese
    CFO
    303-254-8800
    Internet: www.qualmark.com

    Andrew Barwicki
    Investor Relations
    516-662-9461