October 22, 2007 -- API Nanotronics Corp. (OTCBB: APIO) ("API") (the "Company"), a leading supplier of electronic components and nanotechnology research and development to the defense and communications sectors, held its annual meeting of shareholders Friday, October 19, 2007, in Toronto, Canada.
Following the formal portion of the meeting, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Phillip DeZwirek addressed the Company's progress and recent milestones. In fiscal 2007, API delivered record annual revenue of $20.5 million, an increase of 31% over fiscal 2006. Subsequent to year-end, API acquired the assets of NanoOpto Corp., a pioneer in optical nanotechnology, and commenced operations at its state-of-the-art nanofabrication facility.
Mr. DeZwirek also reviewed API's strategy for fiscal 2008, including continuing to evolve its product offerings beyond electronics and into advanced nanofabricated optical, electronic and hybrid components and systems for defense, communications and consumer applications.
Results of the Meeting
API Shareholders voted to:
-- Re-elect the following directors to serve a one-year term:
-- Phillip DeZwirek, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer;
-- Thomas Mills, Director, COO & President;
-- Jason DeZwirek, Corporate Secretary and Director;
-- Arthur Cape, Director;
-- Jonathan Pollack, Director; and
-- Donald A. Wright, Director;
-- Ratify the appointment of WithumSmith+Brown, P.C. as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending May 31, 2008;
-- Approve the Company's 2006 Equity Incentive Plan; and
-- Approve an amendment to API's certificate of incorporation to increase the number of authorized shares of its common stock from two hundred million to one billion.
About API Nanotronics Corp.
API Nanotronics Corp., through its wholly owned subsidiaries API Electronics Inc., National Hybrid Inc., Filtran Group, TM Systems, Keytronics and API Nanofab Corporation, is engaged in the manufacture of electronic components and systems for the defense and communications industries. API is also developing a leadership position in the R&D and manufacture of nanotechnology and MEMS products. With a growing list of blue chip customers, including Honeywell/Allied Signal, General Dynamics, Lockheed Martin, and numerous other top technology-based firms around the world, API regularly ships products to clients in more than 34 countries. API owns state-of-the-art manufacturing and technology centers in New York, New Jersey, Florida and Ontario, Canada and has manufacturing capabilities in China and a distribution center in Britain. API Nanotronics trades on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol APIO. For further information, please visit the company website at www.apinanotronics.com
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