SOURCE: Action Products International, Inc.

Action Products International, Inc.

September 15, 2011 08:30 ET

Action Products International Presents VizzEco at the New York Business Fair September 22, 2011

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Sep 15, 2011) - Action Products International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: APII) announced that it will be sponsoring VizzEco, Inc., a Canadian provider of cloud computing services and reseller of Google® products and services with which APII has partnered, at the upcoming New York Business Fair.

Attending from VizzEco will be Andrew Grieg, VizzEco's CEO & Founder; David Shiflett, an advisory board member of both companies; James Howard, Corporate Council to VizzEco; Rod Schulhauser, VizzEco's COO; and Gary Polistena, CEO of APII.

"I'm very pleased to be attending the New York Business Fair with the leaders of VizzEco," stated Gary Polistena, CEO of APII. "This is an opportunity for businesses, APII's shareholders and the general public to hear about VizzEco, Google®, and how our company will provide a cost effective solution for the move to cloud based services, starting with Google+®, which will be presented jointly by Google and Andrew Grieg." APII and VizzEco recently entered into a Letter of Intent for the combination of the two companies. Polistena continued, "The Chamber of commerce expects over 2,000 businesses and institutions to be in attendance, and we believe all of them should take a close look at how Google+® can benefit their organization." VizzEco is a licensed reseller and provider of support services for Google+®.

Andrew Grieg, CEO of VizzEco, stated, "I am excited to be presenting with Google at the New York Business Fair on how Google+® will be changing the way day-to-day business is run. This is a fantastic opportunity to showcase VizzEco and APII as we come closer to finalizing the merger of the two companies. We will also be speaking about the upcoming launch of Google+® for business and how it will affect business as we know it today. Google has broken all of the records as the fastest growing social network and we believe businesses can benefit greatly from participating in this network. I'm also excited to mention that attending businesses will be able to take advantage of special offers that we are bringing to the conference."

All APII shareholders are welcome to attend by registering at the NY Chamber web site located at http://www.ny-chamber.com. This year the NYC Hispanic Chamber and the Greater NY Chamber will team up for a day of information, trade booths, and free seminars provided by an alliance of federal, state and city agencies, as well as small and medium size business, major corporations, and leading chambers of commerce. This event is designed to help existing businesses and startups learn about simple emerging technology to help them operate more profitably and efficiently. This year's event is "Celebrating Entrepreneurship & Hispanic History Month."

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VizzEco is a licensed worldwide reseller of Google® products and services, including Google Apps® and the soon to be released Google Plus for Business® (Google+4B), which will integrate social media as a service. The VizzEco business model is designed to capitalize on the trend toward use of cloud computing services (SaaS) in replacement of PC-based software by assisting small and medium-sized businesses to take advantage of the benefits offered by SAAS. VizzEco also intends to establish a network of retail outlets to generate sales and provide customer training in order to facilitate market acceptance of Google Apps® and Google+4B services.

Andrew Grieg is an "out of the box" thinker who melds an infectious enthusiasm for our planet, and all of its inhabitants, with impressive technical prowess. Andrew leads with vision and an uncanny ability to create order from chaos. Constantly challenging the status quo, he makes no apologies for his voracious appetite for the kind of change that propels humanity towards a healthier, greener future for all. Andrew has been prominently featured in the premium, luxury magazine JOLEE (http://www.joleemagazine.com/pdf/JOLEE-Luxury-Issue-2011.pdf), where various aspects of his entrepreneurial career were raved over. In addition, he was featured in a PBS article in 2004 (http://www.pbs.org/cringely/pulpit/2004/pulpit_20040930_000460.html) where he showcased his tech-savvy abilities while working with Starnix. As a serial entrepreneur, his entrepreneurial flair was made evident with his first venture which earned over one million in revenue during its first year of operations.

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