SOURCE: Oryon Technologies, Inc.

Oryon Technologies, Inc.

June 14, 2012 07:00 ET

Oryon Enjoys Outstanding Response From Elastolite® Product Introduction at Key Industry Conference

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - Jun 14, 2012) - Oryon Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: ORYN) (PINKSHEETS: ORYN) ("Oryon" or the "Company"), a developer and manufacturer of the innovative and revolutionary next-generation flexible, crushable, water resistant and wearable lighting technology known as Elastolite®, is pleased to report on activities stemming from participation as both an exhibitor and sponsor of the "Smart Fabrics 2012" conference held in Miami Beach this past April (

Over 150 leaders from around the globe representing fashion, technology, electronics, research, academia, textile and diverse applications communities were in attendance at the 8th annual Smart Fabrics conference. Discussions included everything from the practicalities behind manufacturing the technologies in wearable fabrics to building and marketing smart fabrics as well as developments in applications for smart fabrics. The conference focused on the evolution of smart fabrics, where the industry stands today, and projected next steps in technology implementation.

Of particular note was the opportunity to meet and renew acquaintances with business and design colleagues from numerous industry leading manufacturers. The event also brought together a significant number of scientific leaders from academia plus researchers from related sectors including significant government and military interest. To view a list of exhibitors and attendees please visit:

Dan Gulden, V.P. of Global Business Development for Oryon, states, "We chose to participate at Smart Fabric 2012 because it was a great opportunity to introduce our technology to a very diverse group of companies in a global environment. I am pleased to report that we were extremely well received and were very busy throughout the event. The amount of interest and discussions post conference has been outstanding and we are pleased to report that subsequent efforts are active and ongoing."

Mr. Gulden continues, "A typical example of interest that we can publicly divulge came from Mr. Michael Corbett, General Manager at Weel Technologies (, a company specializing in the integration of wearable electronics applications into apparel, footwear, gloves and bags for customers around the globe." Mr. Corbett notes, "We find Elastolite to be the leader in flexible and washable lighting solutions. We're excited to work with Oryon Technologies on a variety of applications." Gulden concludes, "Based on early responses like this, we can state categorically that our participation has positioned the Company favorably and insofar as talks are ongoing with a number of manufacturers, we are quite satisfied with the potential for tangible results."

Additional details of the Company's business, finances, appointments and agreements can be found as part of the Company's continuous public disclosure as a reporting issuer under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission's ("SEC") EDGAR database. For more information, visit our website at: Watch the Elastolite® product presentation video:

About Oryon Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: ORYN)
Oryon is a research and development and applications engineering company that has developed multiple patents relating to electroluminescent ("EL") lighting (trademarked as "Elastolite"). Elastolite® enables thin, flexible, crushable, water-resistant lighting systems to be incorporated into multiple applications such as safety apparel, sporting goods, consumer goods and membrane switches, among others. Within Oryon's target textile markets alone, billions of units are shipped each year. The market includes outerwear, industrial safety, municipal safety, military, athletic apparel, men's, women's and children's clothing, shoes and gear. These markets generate over $250 billion annual revenues and are second in size only to the food industry. Find out more at Watch the Elastolite® product presentation video:

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