SOURCE: InvestSource, Inc.

June 24, 2008 08:30 ET

Former President and CEO of Pirelli Tire North America Discusses ZAP, Inc. in Interview With CEOCorner at

HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA--(Marketwire - June 24, 2008) - InvestSource, Inc. invites the public to hear what Guy Mannino, the President and CEO of Verdek, Inc., has to say about his company's recent sales agreement with ZAP, Inc. (OTCBB: ZAAP). Mr. Mannino was featured in a recent installment of CEOCorner, "The Fastest 60 Seconds in the Small-Cap Market." Details of the interview can be heard at the company profile for ZAP, Inc. on the InvestSource, Inc. (ISI) website at: or on the CEOCorner website at:

Mr. Mannino, the former President and CEO of Pirelli Tire North America, is an ardent advocate of green technology, and has been an outspoken critic of corporate America and government for their unwillingness to adopt a more proactive stance towards "clean and green technology." During the interview, Mr. Mannino explained that after leaving Pirelli, he became convinced that now was the time for him to devote his energies to fostering environmentally and economically sound policy change. He explained that after extensive due diligence, he became convinced that ZAP, Inc. offered a realistic, effective, and above all readily available transportation solution. He called upon corporate America to stop "ignoring the realities" and take decisive action geared towards protecting the environment for future generations.

About ZAP

ZAP has been a leader in advanced transportation technologies since 1994, delivering over 100,000 vehicles to consumers in more than 75 countries. At the forefront of fuel-efficient transportation with new technologies including energy efficient gas systems, electric, hybrid and other innovative power systems, ZAP has a joint venture called Detroit Electric to manufacture electric and hybrid vehicles with Youngman Automotive Group. Detroit Electric is developing a freeway capable electric vehicle called the ZAP Alias. ZAP is also developing a new generation of vehicles using lithium batteries. The Company recently announced a strategic partnership with Dubai-based Al Yousuf Group to expand its international vehicle distribution. ZAP also makes an innovative, new portable energy technology that manages power for mobile electronics from cell phones to laptops. For product, dealer and investor information, visit

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