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October 12, 2006

Jet Edge, Inc., a leading manufacturer of ultra-high-pressure waterjet and abrasivejet systems for precision cutting, surface preparation and hydrodemolition, recently announced that it has appointed Antoine Deproost as its new International Sales Engineer. Deproost is responsible for sales of Jet Edge systems in Europe, South America and the Middle East, and for developing international distribution partners in Africa, Asia, Australia, the Caribbean and Central America. He brings to Jet Edge more than 20 years of experience in international sales and global product management. Previously, he held sales and product management positions with Omega Engineering, a manufacturer of measurement control instruments; Thermo-Electron, a manufacturer of measurement and control instrumentation; and Endress-Hauser, a global supplier of measurement controls. Deproost has an Electro-Mechanics engineering degree from T.I.K.B of Belgium and a specialization diploma in electronics from PBNA, a Dutch engineering academy. He also has received training in marketing and sales. Deproost is a native of Brussels, Belgium.