SOURCE: VTEC, Inc.

October 11, 2007 13:04 ET

VTEC, Inc. Subsidiary, Look Media, Inc., Enters Into Strategic Partnership With Picture Me™ Press, LLC, Multi-Award-Winning Producer of Personalized and Interactive Books

Look Media and Picture Me™ Press Gives Kids Award-Winning Educational Books With Exciting News Titles and Themes

DELRAY BEACH, FL--(Marketwire - October 11, 2007) - Look Media, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of VTEC, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VTEC) today announced that it is entering into a strategic partnership with Picture Me™ Press, LLC. Look Media, Inc., a distributor, reseller and retailer of photo-personalized entertainment and educational products for children of all ages, will sell and retail Picture Me™ Press, LLC's proprietary line of award-winning personalized and interactive books and ancillary items.

Picture Me™ Press, LLC, located in Akron, Ohio has been writing, marketing, and distributing interactive children's books and photo ancillary items since 1989. The trademarked company name, imprints and slogan, "Where Imaginations Play™," are synonymous with the company's mission to create high quality children's books which encourage interactive reading and foster the imaginations of young children. Picture Me™ Press has sold more than 20 million books and has over 100 current title offerings.

"Our on-going market research with parents of young children ages one through six found that suitable educational books and DVD's were at the top their list for viewable products so our partnership with Picture Me™ Press is an ideal business relationship which also offers tremendous revenue potential," said Julie Reiser, Chief Executive Officer of VTEC, Inc. "We plan on aggressively marketing this unique learning tool for families at an affordable price and continue to add to our product line for Look Media, Inc."

Picture Me™ Press has been honored with many National Awards. The iParenting Media Awards, the National Parenting Publications Award (NAPPA), Read, America!, Dr. Toy 100 Best Product Picks, Professional Candy Buyer, Product of the Year, Real Life 2000 Award -- LifeWorks Magazine, and the National Parenting Centers Seal of Approval.

ABOUT VTEC, INC. (VTEC)

VTEC, Inc., www.vtecinc.net, was formed to acquire and create unique internet and retail enterprises that offer but are not limited to the expedited access to entertainment, food, financial services, travel, learning, news and targeted information, as well as innovative, intuitive consumer products through e-commerce. The company's wholly owned subsidiaries include Look Media, Inc. www.lookcartoons.com, Pizza Holdings, Inc. www.pizza.net, and Made in USA Group, Inc. www.madeinusamag.com.

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    VTEC, INC.
    Press and Investor Relations
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