SOURCE: Viscount Systems Inc.

June 25, 2008 09:00 ET

Viscount Signs Distribution Agreement

BURNABY, BC--(Marketwire - June 25, 2008) - Viscount Systems (OTCBB: VSYS) announced today the company has signed a distribution agreement with Pacific Mechanical Controls (PMC) of Shanghai, China. Under the terms of the agreement PMC will have distribution rights to VSI products including MESH for China, Taiwan, Macau and Hong Kong. Company information is available in Chinese at

"The relationship with PMC is an exciting opportunity to move into a new market. PMC believes MESH will be readily accepted in the market since Asian buyers are looking for the latest IT based systems and competitive pricing," noted Stephen Pineau, President and CEO of Viscount. "PMC are investing in systems for their branches and staff and we expect to see orders by the end of the summer."

About Viscount Systems

Viscount Systems Inc. is a designer and manufacturer of telecommunications and electronic door control access systems for the security industry. From 1969-1997 Viscount was an R&D affiliate of Telus, itself a controlled subsidiary of GTE, now Verizon Communications. The company's diverse line of products is designed to improve safety and manage security for property owners and users. Viscount's products have been installed in approximately 35,000 sites in over 30 countries and are sold through a 500 member, North America-wide dealer network comprised of security equipment vendors. Additional information on Viscount's products may be obtained on-line at

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