SOURCE: Rudy 45

June 13, 2006 05:00 ET

Net Revenues of $2.5 Million to $4 Million Expected From Rudy 45's Acquisition of EDI Marketing

EDIM Is Sole Marketing Company for Early Detect's Successful Line of Self-Test Healthcare Products

SANTA MONICA, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 13, 2006 -- Business Development Company Rudy 45 (PINKSHEETS: RDYF) announced that its recent acquisition of EDI Marketing (EDIM) is expected to generate net revenues in the range of $2.5 Million to $4 Million. EDIM serves former parent company Early Detect International (EDI) for all sales and marketing contracts with respect to EDI's integrated line of in-home self-testing healthcare diagnostic products. These contracts are estimated to result in gross revenues of between $35 to $40 million dollars.

Early Detect develops, manufactures, and markets an integrated line of in-home self-testing healthcare products ("EDI Testing Products"). These products, which include test kits for pregnancy, ovulation, blood glucose, prostate colon health, blood alcohol levels, and cholesterol, along with many others, are part of the growing home-based in vitro diagnostic industry. EDI Marketing is the marketing company for EDI and its EarlyDETECT™ products, which are already currently available at Shoppers Drug Mart, Pharmaprix (Canada's largest pharmacy chain), and in CVS Stores.

For more information about EDI Marketing and EarlyDETECT™ products, visit

About Rudy 45

As an investment company that has elected to be treated as a 'Business Development Company' (BDC) under the Investment Company Act of 1940, Rudy 45 is looking to invest in companies that are cash flow positive or likely to become cash flow positive in the foreseeable future based on sound economic fundamentals. These entities will have the prospect for expansion as a result of access to capital and/or additional management acumen. As part of this strategic process, the Company is looking for investment opportunities in all consumer product categories and/or services that have the potential for a positive return on investment, both in terms of current income and capital appreciation.

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