Media Sciences International Appoints Chief Financial Officer

Jun 03, 2010, 16:15 ET from Media Sciences International, Inc.

OAKLAND, N.J., June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Media Sciences International, Inc. (Nasdaq: MSII), the leading independent manufacturer of solid ink and color toner cartridges for office color printers, today announced the appointment of John Manginelli to the position of Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately.

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Mr. Manginelli brings to Media Sciences more than 25 years of financial leadership experience at manufacturing and distribution companies, both private and public. Prior to joining Media Sciences, Mr. Manginelli served as Chief Financial Officer for Niagara Conservation Corp. a Cedar Knolls, New Jersey  manufacturer and distributor of water saving and energy efficient products from 2007 to January 2010. From 1995 to 2007 he served as Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer of New Jersey-based Colavita, USA, a leading importer and distributor of Italian foods. He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and of the New Jersey Society of CPAs.

As Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Manginelli will have responsibility for the organization's overall financial policies and all financial functions, including accounting, budgets, credit, insurance, tax, treasury, audit, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and SEC reporting. Mr. Manginelli will lead all due diligence efforts and play a significant role in acquisition integration activities. Mr. Manginelli is also responsible for human resources and information technology functions, as well as all corresponding personnel.

"John's manufacturing experience is a great asset to Media Sciences.  In particular, his recent experience at Niagara setting up a China-based manufacturing facility, including all of the related financial processes, policies and controls, is of unique value to Media Sciences as we move forward with the integration of Master Ink," commented Michael W. Levin, Media Sciences International's President and CEO.

About the Company:

Media Sciences International, Inc. is the leading independent manufacturer of new build solid ink and color toner cartridges for office color printers. As the premium quality color toner and solid ink alternative to the printer manufacturer's brand, Media Sciences' 100% newly manufactured color toner and solid ink products for use in Dell®, Konica Minolta®, OKI®, Ricoh®, Samsung®, and Xerox® and many other color printers deliver significant savings when compared to the printer manufacturers brand.

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Forward Looking Statements

This press release contains certain forward-looking statements about our goals and prospects within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act. These statements are based on management's current beliefs and expectations and are subject to risks and uncertainties.  Actual results may differ materially from those included in these statements due to a variety of factors, including those factors identified in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended June 30, 2009, on file with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Any forward-looking statements contained in this release speak only as of the time made and we assume no duty to update them, whether as a result of new information, unexpected events, future changes, or otherwise.

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