SOURCE: GeckoSystems, Inc.

November 09, 2006 09:27 ET

International Shoe Manufacturing Corporation Announces Name Change to GeckoSystems, Inc. and New Symbol, GKSY

WASHINGTON, DC -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 9, 2006 -- International Shoe Manufacturing Corporation (PINKSHEETS: ISHO) is pleased to announce that as of today, November 9, 2006, the Company will commence trading under the new symbol (PINKSHEETS: GKSY) to reflect the recent corporate name change to GeckoSystems, Inc.

GeckoSystems, Inc.'s management believes that the new name and symbol better reflect the Company's present vision on providing innovative mobile robot solutions for safety, security, and service™ in all types of industries. "International Shoe's new name, GeckoSystems, Inc., and trading symbol, GKSY.PK, better reflect our corporate strategies. Our business model continues to provide enabling technology solutions for our customers who are looking for cost effective mobile robotic product solutions for their industry," stated R. Martin Spencer, CEO and President of GeckoSystems, Inc.

The Company recently announced that GeckoSystems, Inc. is launching their sales and marketing campaign for their mobile service robot (MSR) solutions. GeckoSystems, Inc. will market its products and technology through strategic relationships with retailers, distributors and OEM manufacturers in the consumer, professional healthcare, commercial security, and national defense marketplaces.

The antecedent company, Gecko Systems of Georgia, Inc (GSGI) has been acquired in a reverse merger by International Shoe Manufacturing Corporation (ISMC). Each shareholder of GSGI has been authorized by a majority vote of ISMC's stockholders and Board of Directors to receive twenty-five (25) voting, common shares of one year restricted stock in the Company (formerly known as ISMC) for each share they presently hold in GSGI.

"We are pleased to make this announcement that after many years of patient support by our investors that we have achieved this reverse merger into a publicly traded company with minimal stockholder dilution and increased stock price appreciation opportunities," stated George MacLeod, Sr. Vice President, Business Development, GeckoSystems, Inc.

About GeckoSystems, Inc.

GeckoSystems, Inc. (GSI) is a leading developer of mobile robot solutions based in Conyers (Atlanta), Georgia. The Company specializes in supplying MSRs that automatically self-navigate home, office, or business. Now entering its tenth year of business, GSI has developed a suite of proprietary, fundamental MSR technologies. Their hardware and software architecture enables the practical deployment of MSRs.

Safe Harbor: Statements regarding financial matters in this press release other than historical facts are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and as that term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The company intends that such statements about the Company's future expectations, including future revenues and earnings, technology efficacy and all other forward-looking statements be subject to the safe harbors created thereby. The Company is a development stage company who continues to be dependent upon outside capital to sustain its existence. Since these statements (future operational results and sales) involve risks and uncertainties and are subject to change at any time, the Company's actual results may differ materially from expected results.

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