Omnitek Engineering Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

VISTA, Calif., July 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Omnitek Engineering Corp. (OTCQB:OMTK) today announced the appointment of Richard L. Miller as chief financial officer -- succeeding Alicia Rolfe who elected to retire from her position to honor personal commitments, as noted in a recent Form 8-K filing.

"We appreciate Alicia's service as chief financial officer and look forward to working with Richard at an exciting juncture in the company's accelerating growth as a global leader in diesel-to- natural gas engine conversions," said Werner Funk, president and chief executive officer of Omnitek Engineering Corp.

Richard Miller, 55, has more than 16 years of financial management and accounting experience. Prior to joining Omnitek, he served as controller for American Rim Supply, Inc., a privately held company based in Carlsbad, California. He previously served as assistant controller for Crestone Group, LLC, a Carlsbad-based commercial bakery with three facilities. Earlier in his career, Miller was a tax manager with J.H. Cohn, LLP, a regional full-service accounting firm headquartered in New Jersey. He is a certified public accountant (inactive) and double majored in communications and psychology, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree with honors from the University of California, Los Angeles.

About Omnitek Engineering Corp.

Omnitek Engineering Corp. develops and sells proprietary diesel-to-natural gas engine conversion systems and complementary products, including new natural gas engines that utilize the company's technology -- providing global customers with innovative alternative energy and emissions control solutions that are sustainable and affordable. Additional information is available at www.omnitekcorp.com

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