WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Universal Capital Management, Inc. (OTCBB:UCMT), a Business Development Company which provides emerging growth companies with management and strategic resources for successful growth, noted today that PSI-TEC Holding Corp. (Pink Sheets:PTHO) has received the Frost & Sullivan 2006 North American Electro-Optic materials Technology Innovation of the Year Award.
About the Award and Frost & Sullivan
Frost & Sullivan's Technology Innovation of the Year Award is bestowed upon the candidate whose original research has resulted in innovations that have, or are expected to bring, significant contributions to multiple industries in terms of adoption, change, and competitive posture. This award recognizes the quality and depth of the candidate's research and development program as well as the vision and risk-taking that enabled it to undertake such an endeavor.
PSI-TEC (www.psiteccorp.com) is developing high-activity, high-stability electro-optic polymers for application in the electro-optic device market. Electro-optic devices convert data from electric signals into optical signals for use in communications systems and in optical interconnects for high-speed data transfer. PSI-TEC is a portfolio company of Universal Capital Management, Inc.
About Universal Capital Management
Universal Capital Management, Inc. is a publicly traded Business Development Company created under the Investment Act of 1940. Its purpose is to assist its portfolio companies with funding and management to facilitate growth and increase their value.
The primary investment objective of Universal Capital Management is to increase its net assets by adding value to each of its portfolio companies and thus, increasing stockholder value. The Company's Net Asset Value is the potential driving force for its market value. Management believes that the Company will be able to achieve these objectives by concentrating on investments in companies which are most likely to benefit from management's expertise in finance, strategic planning, operations, and technology.
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