SOURCE: Viscount Systems Inc.

August 27, 2007 09:00 ET

Viscount to Secure Projects for City of Cincinnati

BURNABY, BC--(Marketwire - August 27, 2007) - Viscount Systems (OTCBB: VSYS) has announced the company has received orders for MESH to secure 11 high rises for the Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority ( The systems will be phased over the next several months. Each site will include a full array of MESH voice panels and card access security equipment.

"We did our first building with CMHA in 2004 and based on the success of that installation they have now chosen to expand the use of MESH to the balance of their projects," noted Stephen Pineau, President and CEO of Viscount. "We have large numbers of early sites and pilot projects that are now moving to full deployments. We expect our revenue growth to continue to accelerate as a result of these developments."

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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