SOURCE: Velocity International Corp.

January 26, 2006 08:00 ET

Velocity International Engages Willis Group Industry Leader

NASHVILLE, TN -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 26, 2006 -- Velocity International Corporation (OTC: VCYI) announces their choice of Willis Group Holdings Limited, one of the world's leading risk management and insurance intermediaries, to provide risk management services for Velocity and its subsidiary corporation Deep Blue, Inc.

Willis Group Holdings Limited is a leading global insurance broker, developing and delivering professional insurance, reinsurance, risk management, financial and human resource consulting and actuarial services to corporations, public entities and institutions around the world. With over 300 offices in over 100 countries, its global team of 15,800 Associates serves clients in 180 countries. Willis is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol WSH. Additional information on Willis may be found on its web site: www.willis.com.

Robert Ferreira, Director of Operations said, "Our decision to engage Willis is based on their extraordinary talent and experience in healthcare. The growing demands on medical providers require us to be abreast of constantly emerging risk management, insurance and regulatory issues affecting our organization. Partnering with Willis prepares Deep Blue for these challenges and provides our organization with the framework needed to achieve our insurance goals. Appointing Willis as broker of record allows Deep Blue to utilize the wide range of services Willis provides while executing the company's short and long-term business strategies in the U.S. and abroad."

Velocity International Corp. and its wholly owned subsidiary Deep Blue, Inc. (http://www.deepblueinc.com/) are bringing to market a new patent-pending treatment, (Application Number 11/208,402), for HIV /AIDS and other viral infectious diseases.

Cautionary Statement:

This news release may contain certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, which are intended to be covered by the safe harbors created thereby. Investors are cautioned that all forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties. Although Velocity International Corp. believes that the assumptions underlying the forward-looking statements contained herein are reasonable, any assumption could be inaccurate, and therefore, there can be no assurance that the forward-looking statements included herein, the inclusion should not be regarded as a representation by Velocity International Corp., or any other person that the objectives and plans of Velocity International Corp. will be achieved.

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