SOURCE: RedChip Companies

March 29, 2006 11:54 ET

Nutrition 21, Inc. to Present at RedChip Small-Cap Conference in Hollywood, Florida, April 28, 2006

Industries Covered: Homeland Security, VOIP, Business Services, Alternative Energy, Computer Hardware, Natural Resources and Others

ORLANDO, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 29, 2006 -- RedChip Visibility, a division of RedChip Companies, announced that Nutrition21, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXXI) will be a presenting company at the RedChip Small Cap Investor Conference at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida on April 28, 2006.

The Conference will feature 26 companies representing the following industries: Homeland Security, VOIP, Business Services, Alternative Energy, Computer Hardware, Natural Resources, and others. This is the first investor conference to be video streamed live. Investors all over the world will be able to see and hear presenters at the conference in real time on www.redchip.com. Additionally, Ray Dirks will give a keynote speaker presentation to attendees on his experiences exposing the Equity Funding Corporation scandal.

Those who would like to attend or present are encouraged to visit www.redchip.com/visibility/conferenceMain.asp or call 1-800-Red-Chip.

About Nutrition 21

Nutrition 21, Inc., a nutritional bioscience company, engages in the research, development, and commercialization of chromium-based nutrition products. The company's products are used in the improving the structure or function of the body, and in the prevention and treatment of metabolic diseases, such as diabetes, insulin resistance, obesity, depression, and cardiovascular diseases. For more information, visit http://www.nutrition21.com.

About RedChip

RedChip has a long history of bringing research on selected small-cap companies to analysts and portfolio managers. RedChip Visibility™ provides small-cap companies access to both professional and individual small-cap investors by holding conferences throughout the United States, producing online corporate visibility programs, and writing company sponsored research.

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