SOURCE: Medina International Holdings, Inc.

July 14, 2008 12:57 ET

Medina International Holdings to Exhibit 24' Firehawk Defender at the 103rd Annual Conference of the South Carolina State Firefighters' Association

SAN BERNARDINO, CA--(Marketwire - July 14, 2008) - Medina International Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: MIHI) will be attending and exhibiting at the 103rd Annual Conference of the South Carolina State Firefighters' Association (SCSFA). The Conference is being held at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center, July 14-20, 2008. The boat is on display courtesy of the New Hope Fire Department, Belmont, NC in the Safe Industries booth, a Harbor Guard distributor operating in North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia.

SCSFA training and education conferences feature world-renown instructors and keynote speakers delivering programs that will impart knowledge, provoke thought, and revive a firefighter's love for the job. The conference features a Firefighter Challenge, Auto Extrication Competition, and a 100,800 square foot exhibit hall with over 150 vendors.

About the SCSFA

The South Carolina State Firefighters' Association, founded in 1905 and headquartered in Columbia, SC, provides services such as education, training, benefits and representation to the fire departments of South Carolina. They seek to enhance the professionalism and capabilities of the fire service in dealing with incidents involving fire, rescue, hazardous materials, acts of terrorism, and natural disasters.

Information on the Conference is available at the event website:

About Medina International Holdings, Inc.

Medina International Holdings, Inc. produces commercial fire, rescue, police and patrol boats utilizing the highest design and performance standards. The company's products combine safety, power, handling and stability with a proprietary hull design and equipment features that address specific niche markets.

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