SOURCE: Automated Vending Technologies

May 21, 2007 09:00 ET

Automated Vending Technologies Hires Mercantile Ascendency, Inc. as Investor Relations Firm

CORONA, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 21, 2007 -- Automated Vending Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AVDT) today announced that it hired Mercantile Ascendency as its Investor Relations firm. Mercantile Ascendency will be responsible in creating awareness among the financial market and maximizing shareholder value.

About Mercantile Ascendency, Inc.

Mercantile Ascendency is an aggressive full service investor relations firm that specializes in servicing emerging publicly traded companies in the small cap sector. Mercantile works diligently to maximize shareholder value by creating interest in public companies throughout the United States and abroad. Mercantile specializes in aligning emerging companies with top analysts and ongoing media coverage to present companies in the most efficient way to Wall Street.

About Automated Vending Technologies

Automated Vending is an innovative vending operator and manufacturer of technology-based vending solutions and equipment that is in the process of revolutionizing convenient food access. With extensive experience in the vending machine industry, AVTI combines vast market knowledge, strong customer relationships, and best in class technologies to dramatically improve the values delivered to consumers, establishments and other vending machine operators.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Kevin Illingworth
    President
    Automated Vending Technologies
    951-737-1057

    Investor Relations
    Mercantile Ascendency
    214-461-3500