SOURCE: Homeland Security Group International

August 01, 2006 06:00 ET

Homeland Security Group International Renews Joint Venture Agreement With Recon Mountaineer LLC

DEL MAR, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 1, 2006 -- Homeland Security Group International (PINKSHEETS: HMSG) announced today that the company has renewed and extended its contractual agreement as joint venture partners with Oceanside, California-based Recon Mountaineer LLC.

Under the terms of the agreement, HMSG will continue to provide Recon Mountaineer with funding for production of the Combat Trauma Bag and all its variations. Recon Mountaineer will continue to design and manufacture combat load bearing equipment and ballistic vests and carriers for the United States Military.

"The Combat Trauma Bag has historically proven to be the backbone of our business," commented Colonel Jeffrey Powers USMC(Ret), CEO of Homeland Security Group International. "This has been a good marriage for us and has generated over $198k in revenues from sales of the Combat Trauma Bags to mostly military clients," concluded Powers.


American-made and battle tested, the Combat Trauma Bag (CTB) is Master Designed specifically to meet or exceed the demands and needs of first responder military field medical personnel. The CTB is manufactured in a brand of high quality, affordable and weatherproof 1000 denier Dupont Cordura material, yet designed for ease of wear and versatility of use. The CTB can be worn via a padded, "sling" style shoulder strap or waist belt system, as a standalone product or in conjunction with existing military rucksacks or other military outer wear.


--  Ergonomically contoured

--  Secure side-squeeze locking system for shoulder strap or waist belt

--  Designed to attach to and complement existing military field products

--  Top and side zippered pockets with sliders for fast and easy access

--  Excellent American engineering

--  Made with Cordura, an abrasion-resistant nylon material, engineered for 
    durability, strength, lightness and easy care

Homeland Security Group International, Inc. (HMSG) (PINKSHEETS: HMSG) is a technology-based company with corporate headquarters in north county San Diego. HMSG's mission is to develop and commercialize technology focused on providing increased security for both civilian and military personnel throughout the world. Under the leadership of Colonel Jeffrey A. Powers, USMC (Retired), HMSG has assembled a portfolio of technology and services through alliances with established defense-related companies and through internal development that can be brought to market in a cost-efficient and timely manner. The Company has also entered into an alliance with Recon Mountaineer, LLC, (an Oceanside, CA.-based designer and manufacturer of military combat gear for the United States Armed Forces). The company has also partnered with GPS World Supply for the sale and distribution of GPS units with exclusive Iraq and Afghanistan databases. HMSG has also aligned itself with leading security firms to design and market surveillance systems for homeland defense security applications.

This press release contains forward-looking statements pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements include risks and uncertainties that may cause the company's plans to change and are in no way intended to guarantee that the company will be successful in executing its plans. HMSG's common stock currently trades on the over-the-counter "Pink Sheets" under the symbol "HMSG." This press release in no way constitutes any recommendation regarding the securities of HMSG or its affiliates. Any person reading this press release is advised that this release should be considered in light of all facts and circumstances regarding the business and financial condition and prospects of HMSG, and no inference is made in this release contains all such information.

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