SOURCE: FORTRESS FINANCIAL GROUP, INC.

August 12, 2008 11:21 ET

Fortress Financial Group, Inc. -- Appointment of IR Firm

Company Appoints Financial Insights as Its Investor Relations Firm

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - August 12, 2008) - Fortress Financial Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FFGO) announces the appointment of Financial Insights, an Investor Relations firm, to maintain communications with the investment community.

The management of Fortress Financial Group, Inc. is committed to keeping their valuable shareholders and prospective investors well informed about the exciting developments with the company.

Please call Dick Granieri or Gordon Otter at 1-800-530-3545 for further information. Or e-mail us at FinancialInsights@email.com to receive timely company reports.

Please be advised that all investor relations e-mail and telephone calls will be handled by Financial Insights and not by the Company, with immediate effect.

Alan Santini, the CEO of Fortress Financial Group, Inc., commented that he was "delighted that Financial Insights would be dealing with all stockholder enquiries and that this appointment would prove to be an important factor in restoring the Company's credibility with our stockholders."

About Fortress Financial Group, Inc.

Fortress Financial Group, Inc. was primarily engaged in the issuing and marketing of prepaid debit card and related payment solution activities. Through the closure of the Trinity Mercantile Finance Group and the Mortgage Bank acquisitions; Fortress Financial Group, Inc. is now expediting its plans to become a broadly based Consumer Finance Group. The "Mortgage and Consumer Lending Divisions" will comprise the vast majority of the Group's earnings in the immediate to medium term.

The Company is utilizing is substantial Balance Sheet of circa US$100 million comprised of quoted and unquoted Gold Mining & Exploration stocks (This is after the payment of the Extraordinary Dividend of US$400 million to stockholders); to aggressively fund a large number of acquisitions in the consumer financial services sector; initially focused in the Mortgage Lending and Banking sectors.

This release contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended and such forward-looking statements are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. "Forward-looking statements" describe future expectations, plans, results, or strategies and are generally preceded by words such a "may," "future," "plan" or "planned," "will" or "should," "expected," "anticipates," "draft," "eventually" or "projected." You are cautioned that such statements are subject to a multitude of risks and uncertainties that could cause future circumstances, events, or results to differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements, including the risks that actual results may differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements as a result of various factors, and other risks identified in a company's annual report on Form 10-K or 10-KSB and other filings made by such company with the SEC.

Contact Information

  • Contact:

    Fortress Financial Group, Inc.
    Alan Santini
    Chief Executive Officer

    Email Contact

    Tel: (954) 840-6961