SOURCE: Luna Technologies International, Inc.

May 25, 2005 09:00 ET

Luna to Present at the Definitive 'Buildings New York' Tradeshow

KENT, WA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 25, 2005 -- Luna Technologies International, Inc. (OTC BB: LTII) announced that it has been selected to make a one-hour presentation at the upcoming 'Buildings New York' trade show. Marked as the definitive building industry event in New York City, the tradeshow will be the industry's focal point from June 21st to 22nd.

Luna was the only company from the photoluminescent industry selected to present at the prestigious show. The hour-long presentation, entitled "Seeing in the dark: Building Egress in Emergency Situations," will be conducted by Scott Bullis, President of Luna Technologies. The material will focus on audience education concerning issues around emergency evacuations, new egress technologies, and compliance strategies for the upcoming Local Law 26 of New York City. "This is an outstanding opportunity to educate all of the major decision makers for New York's buildings on the benefits of photoluminescence and the requirements of Local Law 26," said Scott Bullis.

Additionally, Luna will be have a booth on the tradeshow floor as well as enjoying additional exposure from several of its key local distributors also in attendance. The tradeshow booth will allow Luna to "come face-to-face with nearly 10,000 key decision-makers from every segment of the buildings field including building owners, managers, architects, engineers, contractors, developers, security directors, and property and facility management firms." Scott Bullis commented further saying, "The tradeshow will provide Luna the chance to display our wide range of industry leading products to the expansive New York market."

The high-profile show boasted an enviable attendance list for 2004, including the New York Hilton and Tower, Time Warner, SimplexGrinnell, and the FBI. The list of current exhibitors for 2005 is even more impressive, including Kone, American Express, Sherwin-Williams, and Benjamin Moore.

About Luna Technologies

Luna Technologies is a leading developer and manufacturer of modern high performance photoluminescent products. It is credited with the first commercially available Strontium Aluminate based products, the first photoluminescent Exit sign to pass Underwriters Laboratories' tough 75 ft. visibility/legibility standard, as well as the first photoluminescent Exit Sign to be approved by the Energy Star program. From buildings of all types, to airplanes, trains and passenger ships, photoluminescent products are enhancing progressive life-safety systems. Luna Technologies is leading this initiative, from advising building code and standards organizations to assisting companies to integrate photoluminescent systems into their life-safety programs.

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements and Risks

Some of the statements in this press release are forward-looking statements and as such are based on an assumed set of economic conditions and courses of action. These include statements that describe Luna Technologies' future plans, objectives or goals. There is a significant risk that actual results will vary, perhaps materially, from results projected depending on such factors as changes in general economic conditions and financial markets, changes in building codes, the timing and availability of financing, governmental and other approvals and other risk factors listed from time-to-time in Luna Technologies' Form 10-K and its other reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Luna Technologies disclaims any responsibility to update forward-looking statements made herein.

Contact Information

  • Contact Information:

    Investor Relations:
    John Kuehne or Frank Quinby
    SmallCap Corporate Partners Inc.
    1-866-380-2274
    Email: info@smallcap.ca

    Luna Technologies International, Inc.
    1-604-526-5890
    Web: www.lunaplast.com