GelTech Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: GLTC), creators of FireIce, a revolutionary water enhancing fire suppressant that has the potential to change current firefighting techniques, announced today that effective February 8, 2013, Mr. Joseph Ingarra has resigned as president and as director of GelTech in order to pursue other endeavors.
At this time GelTech and its Board of Directors are exploring options as it considers a successor and has already identified several highly qualified and experienced candidates that will be instrumental in managing the Company's future growth.
Mr. Ingarra, one of the Company's co-founders, expressed that it had been an honor and privilege to work with such a dedicated and hard-working team.
Michael Cordani, CEO of GelTech, stated, "With the resignation of Mr. Ingarra, we have begun actively recruiting candidates to assume the role of president and look to narrow our selection to a successful business executive who will bring a wealth of expertise and knowledge to support the overall growth of the Company."
About GelTech Solutions, Inc.
GelTech Solutions creates innovative, Earth-friendly, cost-effective products that help industry, agriculture, and the general public achieve environmental and safety goals such as water conservation and protecting lives, homes and property from fires. All the products currently marketed by GelTech Solutions, Inc. were created for the Company by inventor and chief technology officer, Peter Cordani.
FireIce is a patent pending fire suppressant used for direct attack of fires as well as a medium term retardant for structure protection. FireIce can be used in all types of apparatus; fire extinguishers, pumper trucks, aerial units for wildfires and home defense units for personal home protection.
GelTech also markets Soil2O which is both a non-toxic soil conditioner and a dust abatement product. Soil2O "Dust Control" products and solutions stop all types of particulate matter from entering the air and water, solving even the most stubborn dust control problems. Soil2O Granular and Topical blends reduce water consumption up to 50% and promote healthy root development in plants and lawns, generating faster seed germination by keeping nutrients and moisture at the root level longer.
For more information on GelTech, please visit: http://www.GelTechSolutions.com