SOURCE: Zalemark Holding Company Inc.

May 05, 2009 12:53 ET

Zalemark Holding Company Inc. Announces New Member of Team

Robert H. Ratinoff Becomes Zalemark's Chief Financial Officer

SHERMAN OAKS, CA--(Marketwire - May 5, 2009) - Zalemark Holding Company Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ZMRK) is pleased to welcome Mr. Robert H. Ratinoff, recently appointed Chief Financial Officer for the Company. Upon his arrival, Robert commented, "I am thrilled to join the team and help Zalemark achieve success."

Mr. Ratinoff earned his MBA from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh Schools of Business, and his Bachelor of Science from the University of the State of New York. Robert is a native of Southern California and brings Zalemark a substantial amount of experience: 20 years with Olympic National Bank and American Capital Lending, and over 20 years as President of Royal Carriage Motor Cars. He has also served as a consultant and supplier of classic vehicles to the entertainment industry. He was the former Chairman and Chief Judge of the Rolls-Royce Owners' Club of Southern California, and is still a current and active Board Member. "Cars and jewelry may seem completely different, but to me it really is about seeing the connection in the quality and beauty -- which both have. I am bringing my past experiences of dealing with luxury car brands with me to a company that exudes the same type of expectations and standards in their jewelry."

CEO Steven Zale stated, "Robert brings the type of experience and background that enables Zalemark to strongly continue on its path to success. His understanding of brands, coupled with his background in finance, will enhance his contribution as our CFO."

Zalemark Holding Company Inc. is a Sherman Oaks, California based design and manufacturer of fine jewelry. Steven Zale is the award-winning jewelry designer of the company. Zalemark is a proud supporter of the children of Operation Smile who change lives, one smile at a time.

This announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Statements expressing expectations regarding our future and projections relating to products, sales, revenues and earnings are typical of such statements and are made under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. This announcement does not constitute an offer for sale of any securities, or an offer or an invitation to purchase any securities.

All forward-looking statements are subject to the risks and uncertainties inherent in predicting the future. You should be aware that although the forward-looking statements included herein represent management's current judgment and expectations, our actual results may differ materially from those projected, stated or implied in these forward-looking statements as a result of any number of factors. Risks and uncertainties could cause our actual results and developments to be materially different from those expressed or implied by any of these forward-looking statements. We undertake no obligation to update or revise such statements to reflect new circumstances or unanticipated events as they occur.