JUPITER, FL--(Marketwired - Jul 18, 2013) - GelTech Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: GLTC), creators of FireIce, a revolutionary water enhancing fire suppressant that has the potential to change current firefighting techniques, announced today the appointment of Matthew Struzziero as the new director of sales and strategic operations.
"As we begin to gain significant traction in several markets for our products, we were pleased to be able to recruit someone with Matt's credentials," stated Michael Cordani, GelTech Solutions, Inc. chief executive officer. "We are excited to have Matt join our team where he can contribute to our transition from a company focused on R & D into a sales and distribution organization."
Matthew Struzziero comes to GelTech Solutions with a diverse business background in operations, sales, and strategy. Mr. Struzziero previously worked for ExxonMobil in a number of positions, most recently as an operations and intelligence analyst in the Corporate Security, Safety, Health & Environment department located in Houston; prior to that, he worked in ExxonMobil's Fuels Marketing division as a regional manager for company-owned retail sites in Austin, Charlotte, and Ft. Lauderdale. Mr. Struzziero also worked in sales for Philip Morris in Boston and graduated from Boston College with degrees in Finance, Marketing, and HR Management.
About GelTech Solutions, Inc.
GelTech Solutions creates innovative, Earth-friendly, cost-effective products and solutions that help industry, agriculture, and the general public achieve environmental and safety goals such as water conservation and protecting lives, homes and property from fires. All the products currently marketed by GelTech Solutions, Inc. were created for the Company by inventor and CTO, Peter Cordani.
FireIce is a patent pending fire suppressant used for direct attack of fires as well as a medium term retardant for structure protection. FireIce can be used in all types of apparatus; fire extinguishers, pumper trucks, aerial units for wildfires and home defense units for personal home protection.
GelTech also markets Soil2O which is both a non-toxic soil conditioner and a dust abatement product. Soil2O "Dust Control" products and solutions stop all types of particulate matter from entering the air and water, solving even the most stubborn dust control problems. Soil2O Granular and Topical blends reduce water consumption up to 50% and promote healthy root development in plants and lawns, generating faster seed germination by keeping nutrients and moisture at the root level longer.
For more information on GelTech, please visit: http://www.GelTechSolutions.com