CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA (October 10, 2011), Leatt Corporation (OTC: LEAT.PK), a global developer, marketer and the distributor of the Leatt-Brace®, a neck brace system designed to help prevent potentially devastating injuries to the cervical spine (neck) for helmeted sports, announced today that it has selected New York-based Allen & Caron Inc. as its agency for investor relations and corporate communications.
Chief Executive Officer Sean Macdonald commented: “Our first product, the Leatt-Brace, is already well known worldwide as a superior neck injury prevention device. It has also allowed us to establish a respected brand in the rapidly-expanding world of extreme sports and a global reputation as a developer of innovative technologies. With this in mind, we believe it is the appropriate time to establish broader visibility in the investment community and the financial media, and thus selected Allen & Caron, an agency with a solid reputation within these financial circles and history of success, to help us build investment support.”
Allen & Caron Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Joe Allen stated: “Leatt Corp.’s position in the exciting and rapidly-expanding extreme sports market, and strategy to expand throughout the broader sports industry, offers a potentially interesting and compelling investment opportunity that will be the focus of our efforts on their behalf. We will assist Leatt in developing and executing an investor relations program designed to effectively communicate its business plan strategy, improve overall awareness among portfolio managers and analysts and, over time, enhance shareholder value.”
About Leatt Corporation
Leatt Corporation develops personal protective equipment and ancillary products for all forms of sports, especially extreme motor sports. The Leatt-Brace® is an award-winning neck brace system considered the gold standard for neck protection for anyone wearing a crash helmet as a form of protection. It was designed for participants in extreme sports or riding motorcycles, bicycles, mountain bicycles, all-terrain vehicles, snowmobiles and other vehicles.
For more information, visit: www.leatt-corp.com | www.leatt-brace.com
About Allen & Caron
Allen & Caron is a full-service corporate, investor and marketing communications agency serving the needs of public companies. The Allen & Caron international client base includes emerging growth companies in a broad range of industry segments. The firm has offices in Irvine, California; New York City and London; and has an affiliate relationship with a leading investor relations firm in Italy, which has offices in Milan and Rome.
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Cautionary Notice Regarding Forward-Looking Statements: This communication may contain forward-looking statements, including statements relating to the market opportunity and future business prospects of Leatt Corporation. Such statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in the forward-looking statements. Consequently, all forward-looking statements made in this communication are qualified by those risks, uncertainties and other factors. Such risks, uncertainties and other factors include Leatt Corporation’s status as a non-SEC reporting, “penny stock” microcap company as well as those other risks, uncertainties and other factors set forth in the financial statements and public announcements on its website at http:www.leatt-corp.com. Contents of any URL referenced herein are not incorporated herein and are for information purposes only. No statements herein constitute investment advice.
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