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Humbert B. Powell Joins Green Earth Technologies Board of Directors

Press Release Source: Green Earth Technologies


Thursday October 30, 9:45 am ET

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Green Earth Technologies (Pink Sheets:GETG - News) announced today that Humbert B. Powell, a Managing Director of Sanders Morris Harris, an investment banking firm headquartered in Houston, Texas, which is known for its energy financings, was elected to the Companys Board of Directors and will serve on the Companys audit/compliance committee.

Humbert B. Powell serves as a senior member of the Equity Capital Markets and Investment Banking Divisions of Sanders Morris Harris, which during the course of the last 4 years has raised more than $2.8 billion for more than 30 oil, gas and energy-related transactions. Before joining SMH Capital in 1996, Mr. Powell was the Chairman at Marleau, Lemire USA and Vice Chairman of Marleau, Lemire Securities, Inc. He also served as a Senior Managing Director in the Corporate Finance Department of Bear Stearns & Co., with domestic and international responsibilities for the investment banking effort. Previously, he was a Senior Vice President and Director of E.F. Hutton & Co., where he was employed in various capacities for 18 years. Mr. Powell also sits on the board of trustees at Salem-Teikyo University, and previously served on the boards of Lottery Dynamics, Alliance Distribution, World Water Corporation, Endeavor International Corp. and Green Holdings Inc.

Humbert B. Powell will be a strong addition to our board, with his solid background in finance and his passion for environmental conservation, said Jeff Marshall, President and CEO of Green Earth Technologies. We are confident that he will be an important contributor at the Board level and we look forward to benefiting from his insight.

Commenting on his appointment, Humbert B. Powell stated, Green Earth Technologies is a ground breaking company devoted to producing environmentally friendly products, and I am honored to join their Board of Directors. I look forward to working closely with Jeff and the rest of the team as the company pursues its goals of growth on a global scale.

ABOUT GREEN EARTH TECHNOLOGIES

Green Earth Technologies produces G-branded superior performing totally green products made with American-grown base oils that utilize the power of nanotechnology to deliver environmentally friendly products with no compromise... meaning, consumers can now "do their part" without having to give up performance or value: Save the Earth Sacrifice Nothing. The G-brand family of products include G-OIL, G-WASH, G-GLASS, G-SCENT, G-WHEEL and G-TIRE and are offered in a wide range of automotive categories including performance and appearance chemicals. GET products are available at The Home Depot, Target, VIP, National Auto, Fred Meyer, participating ACE & True Value dealers, Redners, Trader Horns, The Andersons, Biggs, Bennett Auto, Franks Auto Supermarket and Amazon.com. Please visit www.getg.com for the latest news and in-depth information about GET and its brands.

 
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Source: Green Earth Technologies

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