JUPITER, Fla., Nov. 8, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GelTech Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB:GLTC), creators of FireIce, a revolutionary water enhancing fire suppressant that has the potential to change current firefighting techniques globally, added a new member to its FireIce business development team -- West Coast Regional Director, Barry Sloan.

 

"Barry Sloan will be an enormous asset to the FireIce business development team," said President, Joseph Ingarra. "His extensive knowledge of the fire industry marketplace in the Western region will be invaluable. He has a tremendous passion for excellence and a superior track record in customer service. We are very excited to have him on our team and are looking forward to Barry having a very successful career with us."

 

As West Coast Regional Director, Mr. Sloan will be in charge of all facets of business development, including: expanding our distribution network, the Home Defense Unit rollout, new market segments and managing our existing client base. Most recently, Mr. Sloan accounted for over $5.5mm in sales over the last two years, while managing the Southern California territory for Thermo Fisher, Municipal Division, which included the second and third largest budgeted fire departments in the United States.

 

 

About GelTech Solutions, Inc.

 

GelTech Solutions creates innovative, Earth-friendly, cost-effective products that help industry, agriculture, and the general public accomplish environmental and safety goals, such as water conservation and the protection of lives, homes, and property from fires. FireIce(R) is a patent pending fire suppressant used for direct attack of fires as well as a medium term retardant for structure protection. FireIce can be used in all types of apparatus: fire extinguishers, pumper trucks, aerial units for wildfires and home defense units for personal home protection.

 

For more information on GelTech, please visit: http://www.GelTechSolutions.com

 

To learn more about FireIce, please visit: http://www.fireice.com

 

Join our growing FireIce fan base at: http://www.facebook.com/FireIce911

 

Become a fan of our new homeowner solution at: http://www.facebook.com/FireIceHDU

 

Contact:

DRC Partners, LLC
Investor Contact:
Ross DiMaggio
(609) 718-0777