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Vycon Inc (VYCO)


Monday 24 September, 2007

Vycon Inc


Vycon Inc
24 September 2007

                                   Vycon, Inc

Vycon Appoints Power Quality Industry Leader Frank DeLattre as Vice President of
                              Sales and Marketing

The Board of Vycon, Inc ('Vycon' or the 'Company'), the designer and
manufacturer of high-speed flywheel based energy storage systems, is pleased to
announce that Frank DeLattre has agreed to join Vycon as Vice President of Sales
and Marketing with focus on the UPS & Power Quality applications, with immediate

Frank DeLattre has a wealth of knowledge and technical sales experience in both
domestic and international markets, having spent over twenty years in the power
quality and related industries. He joins Vycon from Pentadyne, a Los Angeles
based Flywheel company, where for the past two and half years he has served as
their Senior Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Service. Under Frank's
leadership, Pentadyne achieved triple digit sales growth the last two years as
he established key OEM channel partners with major UPS providers both
domestically and internationally. Frank will focus on the UPS and Power Quality
markets, areas where he has invaluable knowledge and expertise. Reporting to
Tony Aoun, President & CEO, Frank will contribute both on overall product
strategy and directly in the sales process. 'I'm very excited to be joining
Vycon and eager to further establish the company as a world-wide leader in
flywheel energy storage,' commented Frank DeLattre. 'The ability to have a
product today that can perform well in power quality / UPS applications as well
as in the energy re-cycling applications provides Vycon with diversification
into several key markets. With its skilled management team and focused attention
on growing both the top and bottom line numbers, I am sure that my industry
knowledge will make a positive contribution to Vycon's success.'

A graduate of both San Diego State University and West Coast University, Los
Angeles, Frank, aged 46, began his career at Topaz Electronics Inc, a
manufacturer of UPS systems. In 1990, he joined Deltec Electronics Inc,, a
leading manufacturer of Uninterruptible Power Systems as Vice President of
International Sales. In 1999, Frank joined Active Power, a leading manufacturer
of Flywheel Energy Storage Systems. During his years as General Manager of Asia
Pacific and Latin America, Frank expanded the company's OEM channels in the
region working with Caterpillar, Fuji Electric, and Powerware establishing the
Active Power flywheel technology as the premier battery-free alternative for
energy storage. In 2003, he was appointed Vice President of Sales for Cherokee
International, a leading manufacturer of AC-DC custom power supplies in the
Datacom, Telecom, Industrial and Medical markets with responsibility for sales
in the North American.

Commenting on the appointment, Tony Aoun, President & CEO, said: 'We are very
excited about this appointment. Frank DeLattre has invaluable knowledge and
technical sales experience in the global flywheel and Power Quality markets,
which will be of great benefit to the Company. I am delighted to welcome Frank
to the Vycon team and look forward to working with him during the coming years.'


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