SOURCE: Southern California Investment Association

Southern California Investment Association

May 03, 2010 09:30 ET

SCIA Announces Presenting Companies

June 5th, 2010 -- Hilton Hotel, Irvine, CA

SAN CLEMENTE, CA--(Marketwire - May 3, 2010) -  Southern California Investment Association will heat up this summer's action on Saturday, June 5th, 2010. SCIA will welcome Brokers, Institutions, Funds and Accredited Investors looking for new opportunities Saturday, June 5th, 2010. Starting at 8:00 a.m. registration including buffet breakfast and sit down lunch at the Hilton Hotel/Orange County Airport (949-833-3331) 18800 Mac Arthur Blvd., Irvine, CA 92612, conveniently located across from the John Wayne Airport (SNA).

SCIA Announces companies presenting at SCIA:
Arrayit Corporation
(OTCBB: ARYC)

Arrayit Corporation -- (OTCBB: ARYC) -- www.arrayit.com -- About Arrayit Corporation
Arrayit Corporation, headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, leads and empowers the genetic, research, pharmaceutical, and diagnostic communities through the discovery, development and manufacture of proprietary life science technologies and consumables for disease prevention, treatment and cure. Arrayit now offers over 650 products to a customer base of more than 10,000 clinics and research facilities, and more than 5,000 laboratories worldwide, including most every major university, pharmaceutical and biotech company, major agricultural and chemical company, government agency, national research foundation and many private sector enterprises. Arrayit believes it offers a compelling growth story to the investing public.

NiMin Energy Corp. -- (TSX: NNN) -- www.niminenergy.com -- NiMin Energy Corp. is an independent oil and gas company that is engaged in the acquisition and development of oil and gas properties in the United States. Nimin has operated as an exploration and production company since late 2006 and has principal operations in the Bighorn Basin, Wyoming, the San Joaquin Basin, California and South Louisiana onshore areas of the United States. Approximately 96% of our 28 million barrels of oil equivalent proved and probable reserves (net to working interest) are oil in Wyoming and California. NiMin is considered a "pure play" oil company with unique producing assets in Wyoming and California that provide a significant growth profile. The Wyoming properties provide meaningful near term oil production growth and the "Combined Miscible Drive" process in California provides us with major upside potential that is unmatched in the industry. The corporate headquarters are located in Carpinteria, California.

Paxton Energy, Inc. -- (OTCBB: PXTE) -- www.paxtonenergyinc.com -- Paxton Energy, Inc. engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and drilling of natural gas and oil properties. It owns a working interest of 8,843-acre balance in the Cooke Ranch prospect in the Cooke Ranch field of La Salle County and Jefferson County, Texas. The company was founded in 2004 and is based in Carson City, Nevada.

A New SCIA Member Benefit
Free Focus Group Evaluation of your Collateral & Website.
Most companies are fairly adroit at marketing their products, but less effective when it comes to positioning themselves in the minds of accredited investors. SCIA has negotiated with Fawcett Productions to offer its member a pro-bono evaluation of a member's collateral materials and website. This free evaluation will red flag any problems or it will just importantly confirm what you are doing is on target. There will be no solicitation of Fawcett's service unless requested! Here's how you take advantage of this SCIA benefit. Email the Fawcettgroup@hotmail.com your company contact information and Fawcett will contact you to explain the next actions steps.

2010 Conference Schedule: Saturdays, June 5th, August 7th, October 2nd, and Dec 4th.
** All public videos are posted and streaming on the web now. Check out the presentation by clicking on the following link. **
http://www.sciaconference.com/publiccoreg.htm
For a link to private companies please email us for requirements.

PLEASE PRE-REGISTER TO ATTEND at www.SCIAconference.com

Exciting overlooked and undervalued public and private companies are presenting new opportunities every 15 minutes after breakfast.
A Summary of Companies which will present Saturday:

About Southern California Investment Association:
SCIA National Small Cap Syndicate is a comprehensive national organization developed to facilitate stock support and capital formation for small and emerging-growth companies. The alliance consists of almost 200 influential member firms plus associates including broker/dealers, investment bankers, investment advisors, analysts, market makers, venture capitalists, fund managers, media and accredited investors. The syndicate provides equity and debt financing, institutional and retail stock support, market making, mergers and more. The SCIA syndicate has been instrumental in funding over $100 million per year since 2000 and has introduced many of the good companies available in the markets.

2010 Conference Schedule: Saturdays, April 3rd, June 5th, August 7th, October 2nd, and Dec 4th.

SCIA Sponsor: Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Co., www.continentalstock.com
SCIA Sponsor: World Information Network, www.worldinformationnetwork.net -- Accredited Investor Leads.
SCIA Sponsor: Jesup & Lamont Securities, www.jesuplamont.com
SCIA Associate Sponsors: Marketwire, www.marketwire.com, SNN, www.stocknewsnow.com

Come join us for an exciting Summer Conference!

Please pre-register your attendance, and renew your membership on our web site at www.SCIAconference.com, and mark your meal selection also.

Thank you for your support.

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