SOURCE: US Global Nanospace

August 04, 2005 18:16 ET

US Global Nanospace Appoints Carl Gruenler as CEO

CARSON CITY, NV -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 4, 2005 -- US Global Nanospace, Inc. (OTC BB: USGA) today announced the appointment of Carl Gruenler as Chief Executive Officer, effective August 3, 2004. Mr. John Robinson, who previously served as Chief Executive Officer of US Global Nanospace, remains Chairman of the Board.

"Carl brings an exceptional amount of experience in management and business development, and I believe this move will strengthen our current management structure and enable us to grow our business," Robinson said. "We are tremendously excited that Carl will be leading the company into the future."

From 2003 to 2005, Gruenler served as Vice President, Government & Force Protection Systems for American Technology Corporation and assumed additional responsibilities as its Interim Chief Financial Officer from November 2003 through June 2004. From 1999 to 2003, Gruenler, a United States Naval Reservist, was recalled on active duty to serve as Smart Wing Program Manager for the Combat Patrol and Reconnaissance Wing Five (CPRW-5) of the United States Navy, where he was tasked with identifying and developing new integrated systems for physical security/access control, waterside force protection and mobile computing. Gruenler's prior experience also includes having served as President of Thomas D. Mangelsen, Inc., a national retail, manufacturing and distribution company; Chief Financial Officer of Automated Monitoring and Control International, Inc., a railroad systems technology company; and project manager/financial analyst at Union Pacific Railroad. Gruenler also held six Naval Reserve commands as a Selected Reservist, twice recognized as the top Naval Reserve Surface Unit and awarded four Meritorious Service Medals.

"I believe US Global is poised for growth involving a portfolio of technologies," Gruenler said, "as the company is transitioning from product development to licensing and sales. My goal is to focus on teaming with industry-leaders for global marketing and distribution such as we have with Kidde/UTC and meeting the requirements of potential customers. I look forward to meeting that challenge," Gruenler added.

About US Global Nanospace

US Global Nanospace, Inc. is a solutions oriented, research and development company that specializes in identifying, developing, and commercializing advanced technologies and products for integration into the defense and health and safety markets.

US Global's materials and products include All-Clear™ Chem/Bio Decon Foam, the G-Lam line of variable threat armor solutions and products, NanoFilters for HVAC, NanoFilterCX for cigarettes, BlastX and Radomes.

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