SOURCE: NexTech Solutions

July 17, 2007 08:00 ET

NexTech Solutions Announces Engagement of Mercom Capital Group to Spearhead Investor Relations Initiatives

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwire - July 17, 2007) - NexTech Solutions, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NXSN), a designer and manufacturer of inspection systems used to produce flat panel displays (FPD), semiconductor ICs and masks and related microelectronics, announced today that it has engaged Austin-based Mercom Capital Group, an investor relations consulting firm, to provide strategic investor relations services.

"We are very pleased to welcome Mercom Capital Group. We were impressed by their experience, references and drive and have selected them as our partner to launch a market awareness program," said Tony DiNapoli, President and Chief Executive Officer of NexTech Solutions. "NexTech is making significant advances as part of our overall growth plan and we believe that it is now appropriate for us to commit to a more proactive investor relations program to expand our awareness throughout the investment community."

"We are excited about the opportunity to add NexTech Solutions to our client roster. We believe that NexTech's experienced management team and strong business strategy make NexTech particularly attractive to the small-cap investment community," stated Wendy Prabhu, President of Mercom Capital Group. "We see no limit to NexTech Solutions' potential for growth and look forward to assisting them in increasing their awareness within the financial, FPD and semiconductor communities. Further, we are committed to supporting them in achieving their OTCBB listing and any goals as part of their overall corporate mission."

About NexTech Solutions

NexTech Solutions, Inc. delivers advanced metrology and automation solutions for global semiconductor, flat panel display (FPD), medical and solar energy industries. NexTech's mission is to create greater shareholder value through advanced technology development and marketing of productive solutions targeted at large and fast-growing markets. The company is headquartered in Austin, Texas, with facilities in San Mateo, California. NexTech is publicly held, with shares traded under the symbol NXSN. For more information see www.nxts.com.

About FAS Technologies

FAS Technologies, LLC is a Texas Limited Liability Company with offices in Dallas, Texas and Tokyo, Japan. FAS Technologies is a pioneering company widely recognized in the industry for the development of digital fluid dispensing and a patented spinless coating technology known as "FAS-Coat," which has become the de-facto standard in the coating process of FPD substrates during manufacture. The Company is engaged in the design, development, manufacture, integration, sale and servicing of advanced, high-precision coating systems for the microelectronics industry. You can visit the FAS Technologies' homepage at www.fas.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

This release includes forward-looking statements that are made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. While these statements are made to convey to the public the company's progress, business opportunities and growth prospects, readers and listeners are cautioned that such forward-looking statements represent management's opinion. Whereas management believes such representations to be true and accurate based on information and data available to the company at this time, actual results may differ materially from those described. The company's operations and business prospects are always subject to risk and uncertainties. Important factors that may cause actual results to differ are set forth in the company's periodic filings with Pink Sheets at http://www.pinksheets.com/quote/finance.jsp?symbol=NXSN.

Contact Information

  • Public Relations Contact:

    Wendy Prabhu
    Mercom Capital Group, llc
    1-512-828-6645
    Email Contact