WUHAN CITY, P.R. China, May 12, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kingold Jewelry, Inc. (OTCBB:KGJI), one of the leading manufacturers of 24-carat gold jewelry in China, today announced that it has retained RedChip Companies, Inc. to lead its public and investor relations programs.

"We selected RedChip to lead our investor relations effort as they were highly recommended for their track record of success in increasing the retail and institutional shareholder base for emerging growth companies," said Jia Zhi Hong, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Kingold Jewelry. "Their platform of research, radio, outbound telemarketing, road shows, Internet and social media marketing, investor conferences and virtual conferences is very powerful and effective."

"We are very excited about the opportunity to represent Kingold Jewelry," said Dave Gentry, President and CEO of RedChip Companies, Inc. "We look forward to leveraging our comprehensive investor relations program and introducing them to RedChip's network of international retail and institutional investors."


Kingold Jewelry, Inc. (OTCBB:KGJI), centrally located in Wuhan City, China's fourth largest city, was founded in 2002 and today is one of China's leading designers and manufacturers of 24K gold jewelry sold by weight. The Company sells both directly to retailers and through major distributors across China. Kingold has received numerous industry awards and has been a member of the Shanghai Gold Exchange since 2003. Sales have grown from $29 million in FY 2006 to $250 million in FY 2009 with net income growing from $1.3 million to $8.7 million over the same period.

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