July 08, 2008 11:02 ET

NexTechFAS and Abbie Gregg, Inc. Collaborate in the Development of Innovative Solar Technologies

Technology Demonstrations Available at SEMICON West

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwire - July 8, 2008) - NexTech Solutions, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NXSL) and FAS Holdings Group, LLC, jointly doing business as "NexTechFAS," are pleased to announce they are collaborating with Abbie Gregg, Inc. (AGI) in several engineering and technology innovations which are being utilized in the manufacturing of early stage organic photovoltaic (solar) and touch screen displays. These technology collaborations have resulted in significant orders by a leading developer of organic solar cells and RPO, a leading manufacturer of waveguide technology for touch screen displays. NexTechFAS' automated optical inspection and extrusion coating technologies, used in the development of organic solar cells, will be available for demonstration at the 2008 SEMICON West Conference, July 15 - 17, 2008.

AGI, a leading engineering and consulting company for the semiconductor industry, will be exhibiting in the North Hall at booth #5168 at SEMICON West. NexTechFAS executives will also be attending the show and will be hosting a hospitality suite at the Four Seasons Hotel in San Francisco on July 16, 2008 from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

SEMICON West 2008 will feature about 1200 exhibiting companies, representing 23 countries, and is the largest and most influential event of its kind in North America. For more information about the conference, please visit:

For more information about NexTechFAS or Abbie Gregg, Inc., please contact Mercom Capital Group at 512.215.4452.

About Abbie Gregg, Inc.

Founded in 1985, Abbie Gregg, Inc. (AGI), has provided technical expertise to the rapidly growing microelectronics industry for 20 years. From the beginning, AGI has been committed to offering excellence in a wide array of technical consulting. The founder and president, Abbie Gregg, has twenty years of engineering and management experience in the semiconductor industry and is on the Board of Directors of NexTechFAS.

AGI specializes in high tech industries such as Semiconductor, Flat Panel Display, Flexible Electronics, Photovoltaics, MEMS, Disc Drive, Nanotechnology, Biotechnology, Genomics, and University Laboratories. AGI offers process engineering, yield enhancement, cleanroom design, technical training, factory/cost modeling, detailed planning, and facility start-up consulting. For more information about Abbie Gregg, Inc., visit: About NFJV, LLC (NexTechFAS)

NFJV, LLC, doing business as "NexTechFAS" is the operating company of NexTech Solutions, Inc. (Stock Symbol: NXSL) and FAS Technologies, LLC, a result of a pending merger transaction between the two companies. NexTech Solutions currently owns approximately 52 percent of NexTechFAS and will own 100 percent upon completion of the final step of the merger transaction. NexTechFAS is a Delaware limited liability company with facilities in Austin and Dallas, Texas. The company is widely recognized in the industry for the development of digital fluid dispensing and a patented extrusion coating (spinless coating) technology known as "FAS-Coat," which has become the de-facto standard in the coating processes used in the manufacture of flat panel displays (FPDs). The company also delivers advanced metrology and automation solutions, and is the first to deliver a turn-key solution for manufacturing lines in the FPD, photovoltaic and semiconductor industries. NexTech Solution's stock is quoted on the Pink Sheets under the symbol NXSL. For more information, visit:

Forward-Looking Statements

This release may include forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Any forward-looking statements and all other statements that may be made in this news release that are not historical facts are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, and actual results may differ materially. Specific risks include delays in new product development, product performance and quality issues and the acceptance of our current and new products by the FPD and semiconductor markets.

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