SOURCE: Viva World Trade, Inc.

April 02, 2007 16:30 ET

Viva World Trade Appoints Garcia as CFO

PUERTO VALLARTA, MEXICO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 2, 2007 -- Viva World Trade, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VVWT) (the "Company" or "Viva") and its Mexican subsidiary Canmex Imports ("Canmex"), the exclusive importer and national distributor of the "mike's hard lemonade" brand family in Mexico, are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Gabino Garcia as Chief Financial Officer.

Mr. Garcia joins the Company with over 10 years of accounting and beverage industry experience. His most recent position was as Administrative Director with TVK Latin America, a successful Mexico City based importer and distributor of alcoholic beverages where he focused on international commerce regulations and corporate accounting.

Prior to his position with TVK Latin America, he maintained a private accounting and business consulting practice in Mexico City. He is a Certified Public Accountant and graduate of the Universidad Tecnológica de México UNITEC.

"We are very pleased to welcome Gabino to the growing Viva/Canmex family. His hands-on experience in the alcoholic beverage importation and distribution industry will be a great benefit to the Company and its shareholders," said Neil Mikkelsen, President & CEO.

About Viva World Trade, Inc.

Viva World Trade, Inc. is an importer and distributor of premium alcoholic beverages in Mexico. Viva and its Mexican subsidiary Canmex Imports are the exclusive importer and national distributor of the "mike's hard lemonade" brand family for the country of Mexico. "mike's hard lemonade" is one of North America's favorite and most successful flavored alcoholic beverages. The Company's shares are traded over-the-counter on the Pink Sheets - Trading Symbol: VVWT.

Disclaimer: Portions of this press release include "forward-looking statements," which may be understood as any statement other than a statement of historical fact. Forward-looking statements contained in this press release are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are based on management's current expectations and are subject to uncertainty and changes in circumstances. Actual results may vary materially from management's expectations and projections expressed in this press release.

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