November 4, 2008
Aspire Builds China Management Team
TORONTO, Nov. 4, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aspire International, Inc's. ("Aspire" or the "Company") (OTCBB:APIT) has hired Chan Hoi Ming to establish and lead the mining operations and business development operations of its wholly owned subsidiary Aspire (GuangXi) Inc. in China.
Chan Hoi Ming has over 18 years of professional experience as a successful Chinese Entrepreneur focusing on property investment and management. Ming brings to his position of President of Aspire (GuangXi) Inc. significant expertise regarding Chinese law, business operations, government regulations, and collaborating with senior officials in China. In his newly created position, Ming will be responsible for the development and expansion of the 100 tons per day FangCheng Manganese project, located in China's GuangXi province.Liao Dong Wang has been elected Chairman of the Board of Aspire (GuangXi) Inc. Wang was employed as General Manager and Chief Operating Officer for two mines owned by Wu Xuan Manganese Zinc Mining Co. from 1993 to 2003. Wang also established Wu Xuan Zinc Wang Mining Co. Ltd. and served in the position of General Manager. Wang brings vast experience in mining operations to his position as Chairman of the Board and will be a key component to the company's success.
Liao Dong Shang will serve as Director of Committee for Aspire (GuangXi) Inc. Shang was employed by the Hydro Co. in Liuzhou, Guangxi and established Liuzhou Yi Sheng Da Trading Co. Ltd. In 2003, Wang started Wu Xuan Zinc Wang Mining Co. Ltd. and managed its operations over the next 3 years. Additionally, Wang has started several mining companies in Guangxi and concentrates all of his efforts in the Mining Industry.
Mo Xiong was appointed as Chief Operating Officer of Aspire (GuangXi) Inc. Xiong has held the position of manager for several different manufacturing facilities since 1992, gaining vast experience in manufacturing operations over the last 16 years. Xiong started the Lead Zinc mine at Wu Xuan and established and served as the Managing Director of, Guangxi Wu Xuan Kwang Tai Mining Co. Ltd.
About Aspire International Inc.
Aspire International Inc. (OTCBB:APIT) was registered in the state of Maryland.
Perfisans Networks Corporation, (www.perfisans.com), is a wholly owned subsidiary of Aspire International Inc. and is headquartered in Markham, Ontario, Canada.
Aspire GuangXi Inc. (http://www.apit.ca) is a Wholly Owned Foreign Enterprise (WOFE) in China. The company is led by a seasoned management team to manage and oversee the mining operations.
More information can be obtained from the Company's web site at www.perfisans.com and http://www.apit.ca
This press release contains statements relating to future results of Aspire (including certain projections and business trends) that are "forward-looking statements" as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Actual results may differ materially from those projected as a result of certain risks and uncertainties. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to: the cyclical nature of the semiconductor industry and the markets addressed by the company's and its customers' products; demand for and market acceptance of new and existing products; successful development of new products; the timing of new product introductions; changes in product mix; product obsolescence; the availability of manufacturing capacity; fluctuations in manufacturing yields; pricing pressures and other competitive factors; the ability to develop and implement new technologies and to obtain protection for the related intellectual property; the uncertainties of litigation; our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel; as well as other risks and uncertainties, including those detailed from time to time in Aspire's Securities and Exchange Commission filings. These forward-looking statements are made only as of the date hereof, and the company undertakes no obligation to update or revise the forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
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