Daniel P. Simon Former Con Edison Emergency Manager in Manhattan Joins GelTech Solutions

Daniel P. Simon Former Con Edison Emergency Manager in Manhattan Joins GelTech 
JUPITER, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 10/08/13 --  GelTech Solutions, Inc.
(OTCBB: GLTC) (OTCQB: GLTC), creators of FireIce, a revolutionary
water enhancing fire suppressant that has the potential to change
current firefighting techniques, announces the hiring of Daniel P.
Simon as Director of Utility Markets for GelTech Solutions. 
Dan comes to GelTech solutions with almost 40 years of experience at
Con Edison. As Emergency Manager in Manhattan, he managed over 200
Con Edison field crew and supervisors. An expert in his field, Dan
specialized in all aspects of network generation and distribution
from 345KV down to 120/208 secondary networks. He also prevails as a
foremost authority in underground emergency restoration and provided
technical and system expertise during crisis situations such as the
World Trade Center and Hurricane Katrina. Over his career Dan
maintained Con Edison's network reliability throughout Manhattan and
managed its environmental group where public and worker safety were
his paramount focus.  
Mr. Simon has co-authored several White Papers on various utility
industry topics including: "Evolution of an Environmentally Friendly
"Green" Compact Three-Phase 27kV, 630A Switchgear to Improve Network
Reliability" and "Test Results and Preliminary Conclusions Regarding
0.1Hz VLF Testing on Very Long, Mixed Distribution Feeders of 13.8 to
33 kV System Voltage." He also invented the Three-Phase 27kV Load
Pick-Up Device, which reduces faulted circuit outage time and wrote a
White Paper on the invention.  
Dan has worked extensively with unions and government agencies
including the FBI, NYPD, NYC Office of Emergency Management (OEM) and
Michael Cordani, CEO of GelTech, stated, "We are extremely pleased to
have Dan join our team bringing his vast knowledge and expertise with
regard to public and worker safety to the utilities industry. Dan's
highly respected reputation and the relationships he has forged with
utility companies worldwide will be invaluable as GelTech continues
to market FireIce and provide innovative and effective solutions." 
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 has recently developed the patent pending Emergency Manhole
FireIce Delivery System (EMFIDS) which is an innovative system
designed to deliver a mixture of FireIce and water into a manhole in
order to coat the ladder and the utility worker in the event of an
incident involving an explosion or fire in the manhole while utility
workers are performing routine repairs or maintenance.  
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:
Christine Petraglia
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