SOURCE: ZBB Energy Corporation

ZBB Energy Corporation

April 29, 2010 17:05 ET

ZBB Energy Announces Appointment of New VP Business Development and Marketing

MILWAUKEE, WI--(Marketwire - April 29, 2010) -  ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE Amex: ZBB) announced today the appointment of Daniel Nordloh as Vice President Business Development and Marketing.

Mr. Nordloh stated, "I am excited to be part of ZBB's tremendous growth opportunity, based on our ability to intelligently manage and store distributed, renewable power in a variety of global applications. Interacting with the grid, independent of the grid or converting from the grid, our modular, scalable, flexible and quickly deployed platforms are changing the way the world views the ability to harness and effectively manage the variability of renewable energy."

Eric Apfelbach, CEO of ZBB, said, "We are extremely happy to have someone of Dan's caliber on the ZBB executive team. I have no doubt that his talents will be instrumental in accelerating revenue growth. With all of the diverse opportunities emerging in our renewable energy markets, Dan's extensive business development skills will be key in winning the large orders and signing-up strategic partners."

Mr. Nordloh has comprehensive leadership experience in strengthening technology and manufacturing companies, and extensive success in driving successful growth planning and execution initiatives within organizations poised for rapid growth. Since 1994 he has been involved in a number of startup organizations and mature businesses where he has proven success in growing enterprise value, capitalizing on market opportunities and creating innovative means by which to ensure market leadership and sustainable success models.

Most recently Mr. Nordloh served as Principle of Synapse Junction, LLC, a boutique advisory practice founded in 2007 to assist early stage and established companies with effective growth planning and execution initiatives. In his role at Synapse, Mr. Nordloh served in numerous leadership roles, including interim President and CEO of a technology company on behalf of a private equity group. During his interim role, Mr. Nordloh developed the go-forward growth strategy, built the leadership team, created a technology development joint venture and relocated the company headquarters to Wisconsin.

Prior to Synapse Junction, Mr. Nordloh served as President and CEO of MTM International (presently Naviant, Inc.), a consulting and technology firm, where he created and executed a transformational strategy resulting in significant and diversified revenue growth. 

Mr. Nordloh also served as the Product and Marketing Manager at Vinyl Plastics, Inc., where he was responsible for market analysis, product development and channel strategy.

Mr. Nordloh serves on the Board of Directors of Standard Imaging Inc., and the not-for-profit Family Support & Resource Center. He holds an MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and a BS degree in Behavioral Sciences from Eastern Kentucky University.

About ZBB Energy Corporation
ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE Amex: ZBB) provides distributed intelligent power management platforms that directly integrate multiple renewable and conventional onsite generation sources with rechargeable zinc bromide flow batteries and other storage technology. This platform solves a wide range of electrical system challenges in global markets for various types of sites with utility, governmental, commercial, industrial and residential end customers. A developer and manufacturer of its modular, scalable and environmentally friendly power systems ("ZESS POWR™"), ZBB Energy was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Wisconsin with offices also located in Perth, Western Australia.

Safe Harbor
Except for the historical information contained herein, the matters set forth in this press release, including statements relating to ZBB's growth, are forward-looking statements within the "safe harbor" provision of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially, including historical volatility and low trading volume of our stock, the risks and uncertainties inherent in the early stages of growth companies, the company's need to raise substantial additional capital to proceed with its business, risks associated with competitors, and other risks detailed from time to time in the company's most recent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof. The company disclaims any intent or obligation to update these forward-looking statements.

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    Helen Brown
    Investor Relations
    ZBB Energy Corporation
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