SOURCE: Collectible Concepts Group, Inc.

July 07, 2006 09:00 ET

Collectible Concepts Group Adds New Vice President of National Sales

Fifteen Year Sales Veteran Martin Uniacke Joins CCGI Team

DOYLESTOWN, PA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 7, 2006 -- Collectible Concepts Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CCGIE) announced today the addition of Martin Uniacke to Vice President of National Sales to the Collectible Concepts team.

Mr. Uniacke joins CCGI with 15 years selling and management experience in the gift industry, having worked with Manhattan Toy, Applause and, most recently, Ty Inc., the world's leader in plush stuffed animals.

"Managing the largest accounts for both Ty and Applause toy manufacturers, allows me a unique blend of collectible and licensed consumer goods experience," said Collectible Concepts new Vice President of National Sales Martin Uniacke. "CCGI is uniquely positioned to be a broad based sports marketing company due to its combination of established brands, flexibility to produce new sports licensed goods quickly, and the unlimited nature of its promotional department."

Mr. Uniacke's position at Collectible Concepts is effective immediately.

About Collectible Concepts

Collectible Concepts Group, Inc. develops and markets unique licensed sports and entertainment collectible merchandise for specialty, mass retail and online distribution. Nationally recognized in direct response marketing, replica design, mass-market distribution and E-commerce marketing, Collectible Concepts and its products are renowned both for quality and authenticity. Licenses include over 25 colleges and universities, including: The National Basketball Association (NBA), The National Hockey League (NHL), Arena Football, and others. For more information, visit: www.collectibleconcepts.com or www.otcfn.com/ccgi.

SAFE HARBOR STATEMENT

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Contact Information

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    Rick McCaffrey
    Investor Relations for Collectible Concepts Group
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    781-444-6100 x625
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