SOURCE: Guardian 8 Holdings

Guardian 8 Holdings

September 21, 2011 06:00 ET

Guardian 8 Holdings' G8 Personal Security Device Wins ASIS Accolades Award for "Security's Best"

OVERLAND PARK, KS--(Marketwire - Sep 21, 2011) - Guardian 8 Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Guardian 8 Holdings (OTCQB: GRDH) (PINKSHEETS: GRDH), is pleased to announce that the new G8 Personal Security Device has quickly garnered the attention of the security industry through the receipt of an ASIS 11 Accolade for "Security's Best."

The ASIS 11 Accolade highlights the roll-out of the innovative G8 Personal Security Device at the 57th Annual ASIS Seminar and Exhibits in Orlando, Florida. The September 19th through 22nd, 2011 event showcases new, exciting technologies and vendors from international companies in the security industry.

The G8 device is multi-faceted, compact, easy to use, non-lethal personal defense system augmented with Bluetooth dial-out capability. The G8 device will make its public debut at the ASIS Seminar and Exhibits. For detailed information on the device, investors and consumers are urged to visit

According to the ASIS press release dated August 30, 2011 announcing the Accolade winners -- judges that represent a cross-sector of end-users and technology experts evaluated more than seventy entries before selecting the winners. All entrants were invited to display their products in a special area on the Exhibits floor, and winners were highlighted during the Monday, September 19th session. The G8 Device was one of 10 selected as one of "Security's Best" innovations by ASIS.

"We believe that winning this prestigious accolade could mark the first of many achievements for the G8 Personal Security Device, which we anticipate to go to market in the fourth quarter following the ASIS Show," stated Steve Cochennet, CEO of Guardian 8. "ASIS is seen as a pioneer within the professional security industry, and we couldn't ask for a better roll-out for the G8 device than garnering the respect and attention of our peers through an ASIS Accolade."

About ASIS International

ASIS International is the preeminent organization for security professionals. Founded in 1955, ASIS is dedicated to increasing the effectiveness and productivity of security professionals by developing educational programs and materials that address broad security interests, such as the ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits, as well as specific security topics. By providing members and the security community with access to a full range of programs and services, and by publishing the industry's No. 1 magazine -- Security Management -- ASIS leads the way for advanced and improved security performance.

About Guardian 8 Holdings

Guardian 8 Holdings (OTCQB: GRDH), through its wholly owned operating subsidiary, Guardian 8 Corporation, is the developer and manufacturer of the G8 Personal Defense Device, a unique and innovative product which combines eight non-lethal technologies designed to prevent and protect an individual from aggressors and assailants, while notifying law enforcement or others of the situation. The small, easy to use hand-held unit integrates an alerting siren, LED strobe light, laser spotter, camera, microphone, emergency notification, and pepper spray. The company plans to market their personal defense solution to professional security organizations, as well as individuals and families. To learn more about the company and its device, visit

Guardian 8 Holdings
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Overland Park, KS 66210
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Forward-Looking Statements:
This press release contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21B of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Any statements that express or involve discussions with respect to predictions, expectations, beliefs, plans, projections, objectives, goals, assumptions or future events or performance are not statements of historical fact and may be "forward-looking statements."

Such statements are based on expectations, estimates and projections at the time the statements are made that involve a number of risks and uncertainties which could cause actual results or events to differ materially from those presently anticipated. Such statements involve risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to: any implied or perceived benefits resulting from the ASIS Accolade; Guardian 8's and its subsidiaries business prospects; the ability of Guardian 8 to execute its business plan; benefits of the G8 device; any other effects resulting from the information disclosed above; risks and effects of legal and administrative proceedings and government regulation; future financial and operational results; competition; general economic conditions; and the ability to manage and continue growth. Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should underlying assumptions prove incorrect, actual outcomes may vary materially from those indicated.

Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements Guardian 8 makes in this press release include market conditions and those set forth in reports or documents it files from time to time with the SEC. Guardian 8 undertakes no obligation to revise or update such statements to reflect current events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.

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