SOURCE: AmeriChip International, Inc.

July 02, 2008 17:03 ET

AmeriChip International, Inc. Appoints New Director

CLINTON TOWNSHIP, MI--(Marketwire - July 2, 2008) - AmeriChip International, Inc. (OTCBB: ACII) announced today that Mr. Michael A Kaptein has been appointed as a new member of the Board of Directors of AmeriChip International, Inc., effective immediately. Mr. Michael A Kaptein will serve as an independent member of the Board of Directors.

About Mr. Kaptein:

Mr. Kaptein is currently a Managing Director of Canadian Business Counsellors Inc. which is one of the most active firms in Ontario, Canada for the merger and acquisition of privately held companies in the $1 - $20 million range. As a chartered accountant, Mr. Kaptein has over 25 years of extensive experience in the operation and sale of many types of businesses. He has bought, sold or started businesses in insurance, electrical, credit, software, and motion picture completion guarantees. Mr. Kaptein has also been a senior executive with full profit and loss responsibility in companies with gross sales ranging from $1 million to $250 million. Over the span of his career he has been involved in the evaluation and acquisition of many business opportunities in Canada. He has acted as a CFO and Operations VP of a major Canadian insurance company, served as an executive of a North American software company and an active owner of Electric Motor rebuilding business. Mr. Kaptein was also a significant fundraiser for United Way and other charities.

About AmeriChip International, Inc.

AmeriChip International, Inc. is a leader in creating; leading and driving a new worldwide market using a patented Laser Assisted Chip Control (LACC) process for dry machining. ACII enables lower cost, higher quality clean manufacturing by using environmentally friendly, patented technologies, trade secrets and other intellectual property.

The company's mission is to dominate the worldwide dry machining parts market, particularly the multi-billion dollar metal turning segment for machining steel parts in industries such as Oil Pipe, Military, Heavy Equipment, Large Truck, Wind Energy, Farm Implement, and Automotive.

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