SOURCE: Medina International Holdings, Inc.

August 15, 2007 09:00 ET

Medina International Holdings, Inc. Receives Praise for Its 15 Foot Fire Rescue Boat

New Fairfield, Connecticut Volunteer Fire Department Says Medina's Boat Is, "Second to None"

SAN BERNARDINO, CA--(Marketwire - August 15, 2007) - Medina International Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: MIHI) delivered a 15 foot fire rescue boat to the New Fairfield, Connecticut Volunteer Fire Department, Squantz Engine Company in late June of this year. Assistant Fire Chief Peter Benzinger addressed a personal letter of thank you to Medina, expressing his satisfaction with the boat.

"We are very happy with the workmanship and quality of your product and can't stress enough about the support and professionalism we have received..." wrote Assistant Fire Chief Benzinger. "The boat has proven its ability time and time again. It is everything we expected."

He added, "The task to replace our old boat started out over two years ago trying to find a boat that fits all our needs and to find someone to build it for us. We finally have the boat we dreamed of and we now know who can build them."

Daniel Medina, President of Medina International Holdings, Inc. commented, "We were very pleased to receive such high praise from the Squantz Engine Company. We know our boats are the best available in the market, but to get such a positive endorsement really validates our efforts."

Medina Marine is increasing its sales efforts domestically and internationally. More information will be available over the coming weeks regarding these efforts.

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.

With approximately 241,500 miles of waterways in the United States alone, opportunities for fire, search and rescue, and patrol boats are abundant. Assuming the need for 1 boat for every 10 miles of waterway, the potential addressable domestic market for Medina Marine's products is $2.4 billion. International demand is even greater than domestic demand, which presents exponential growth opportunities for the company.

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This press release contains forward-looking information within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act"), including statements regarding potential sales, the success of the company's business, as well as statements that include the word "believe" or similar expressions. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of Medina International Holdings, Inc. to differ materially from those implied or expressed by such forward-looking statements. Such factors include, among others, the risk factors included in Medina's Annual Report on Form 10-KSB for the currently fiscal year and any subsequent reports filed with the SEC under the Exchange Act. This press release speaks as of the date first set forth above and the company assumes no responsibility to update the information included herein for events occurring after the date hereof. Actual results could differ materially from those anticipated due to factors such as the lack of capital, inability to timely develop products or services, inability to deliver products or services when ordered, inability of potential customers to pay for ordered products or services, and political and economic risks inherent in domestic and international trade.

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