SOURCE: MagneGas Corp.

MagneGas Corp.

December 22, 2010 15:45 ET

MagneGas Restructures Leadership Team to Maximize Fuel Sales Potential

Richard Connelly to Apply Fuel Expertise to Field Sales; New Interim President Appointed

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - December 22, 2010) - MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (OTCBB: MNGA), the producer of a technology that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based metal working fuel and natural gas alternative, announced today that it has strategically restructured its leadership team to maximize its worldwide fuel sales potential. Effective today, December 22, 2010, Richard Connelly will transition from President to Executive Vice President of Global Industrial Fuels, allowing Mr. Connelly to devote the entirety of his time and expertise to the Company's greatest area of need. Scott Wainwright, current MagneGas Sales Manager, has been appointed Interim President and Director. 

"Consistent with our original plan, we have now evolved to the point where we need both internal and field leadership," stated MagneGas CEO Dr. Ruggero Santilli. "Rich has been very ably serving us in both roles, helping us conserve resources until our business justified separation of duties. We are pleased to announce that we have now arrived at that point. We thank Rich for all that he has done in leading our organization through our developmental stage, and we are excited that he may now fully commit his 30+ years of industry experience to the vital area of field fuel sales.

"We are also very pleased to welcome Scott Wainwright as our Interim President and Director. Scott joined us this summer in a Sales Management position after demonstrating the ability to lead and rapidly grow various businesses. He brings to MagneGas a marketing expertise that we believe will help us significantly enhance our visibility and consumer awareness in the coming months. We are conducting a comprehensive search for a permanent in-house President with clean tech, fuel and public company experience."

About Scott Wainwright
Prior to joining MagneGas, Mr. Wainwright founded and served as CEO of First Chance Properties and Investment, a real estate development company from 2003-2009 where he honed his financial, transactional and management skills, growing the business to 30 employees and implementing various development and consulting projects. He previously founded and served as CEO of Future Marketing, Inc., a marketing company from 2001 to 2003 providing advertising, marketing and promotional services for such industry leaders as Land Rover, Ford and Chrysler. Scott is also an expert on government contracts and is GSA certified.

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About MagneGas Corporation (
Founded in 2007, Tampa-based MagneGas Corporation (OTCBB: MNGA) is the producer of MagneGas™, a natural gas alternative and metal working fuel that can be made from industrial, municipal, agricultural and military liquid wastes following the receipt of appropriate governmental permits.

The Company's patented Plasma Arc Flow™ process gasifies liquid waste, creating a clean burning fuel that is essentially interchangeable with natural gas, but with lower green house gas emissions. MagneGas™ can be used for metal working, cooking, heating, powering bi fuel automobiles and more.


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