SOURCE: Qualmark Corp.

October 18, 2007 14:08 ET

Qualmark Announces Appointment of Vice President of Sales and Marketing

DENVER, CO--(Marketwire - October 18, 2007) - Qualmark Corporation (OTCBB: QMRK), a world leader in designing, manufacturing and marketing HALT (Highly Accelerated Life Testing), HASS (Highly Accelerated Stress Screening) and electro-dynamic systems, today announced the appointment of Gary Larson as its Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

Mr. Larson has over 29 years of senior executive experience in business development and sales and marketing. Mr. Larson assumes his new post after holding several senior sales and marketing positions in the technology and electronics industry. He was most recently with Jing Mei Industrial, a Hong Kong-based company specializing in injection molded plastics, electroplating and thin-film coatings. He has also worked for Vapor Technologies, Philips Electronics and Iomega Corporation.

Charles Johnston, CEO and President, stated, "We are very pleased with Mr. Larson's decision to join Qualmark as we continue to penetrate new markets. To fill this role, we were looking for a candidate with a combination of attributes, including great technical depth, a solid track record of sales and marketing in the technology field with a strong base of personal contacts and industry knowledge. Gary is a remarkable fit for us, possessing the assets, skills and talents we were searching for. He will be a great resource for both Qualmark and for our partners alike."

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 30 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 electro-dynamic 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

    Investor Relations
    Andrew Barwicki
    516-662-9461