SOURCE: Focus Enhancements

July 16, 2007 16:44 ET

Focus Enhancements Added to Russell Microcap Index

CAMPBELL, CA--(Marketwire - July 16, 2007) - Focus Enhancements, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCSE), a worldwide leader in Ultra Wideband (UWB) wireless technology, video conversion and digital media, announced it has been included in the Russell Microcap™ Index.

"Inclusion in the Russell Microcap index is a milestone for Focus Enhancements," said Brett Moyer, president and CEO of Focus Enhancements. "Russell is an industry leader for stock indices, and we expect this will bring greater visibility to Focus Enhancements within the investment community."

The annual reconstitution of Russell index captures the 4,000 largest U.S. stocks as of the end of May, ranking them by total market capitalization. The Russell Microcap comprises the lower half of the 4,000 stocks.

About Focus Enhancements, Inc.

Focus Enhancements, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCSE), headquartered in Campbell, CA, is a leading designer of world-class solutions in advanced, proprietary video and wireless video technologies. Many of the world's largest technology companies partner with Focus Enhancements for high-performance TV encoder, UWB, and video convergence solutions. The company's Semiconductor Group develops integrated circuits (ICs) for high-performance applications in the video convergence market, including IPTV set-top boxes and portable media players. Focus Enhancements is currently developing a wireless IC chip set based on the WiMedia UWB standard and designed to be compatible with Wireless USB, and used in personal computer (PC), consumer electronics (CE), and mobile electronics applications. The company's Systems Group develops video products for the digital media markets, with customers in the broadcast, video production, digital signage and digital asset management markets. More information on Focus Enhancements may be obtained from the company's SEC filings, or by visiting the Focus Enhancements home page at http://www.focusinfo.com.

About Russell

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Founded in 1936, Russell is a subsidiary of Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company. Headquartered in Tacoma, Wash., U.S., Russell has principal offices in Amsterdam, Auckland, Hong Kong, Johannesburg, London, Melbourne, New York, Paris, San Francisco, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo and Toronto.

Russell's indexes are unmanaged and cannot be invested in directly. For more information on Russell indexes, go to www.russell.com.

Contact Information

  • Focus Investors:

    Mary Magnani
    Lippert/Heilshorn & Assoc.
    415.433.3777
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