DRAPER, Utah, Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: FLXT), ( FLXT) today announced that Troy Buys has been hired to lead a reinvigorated sales effort. Mr. Buys has established a track record of consistent success over a 15 year sales and management career spanning the communications, automotive, retail and media industries. He brings experience in corporate sales, business-to-business sales, channel sales, sales training, direct sales, and management to his new position with Flexpoint. He has been a consistently excellent performer and has significantly increased sales and expanded markets in every position he has held. Mr. Buys will assist Flexpoint in leveraging its portfolio of commercial applications to land contracts and expand revenues. Flexpoint staff has been busy laying the groundwork for a new sales manager by generating new ideas and leads. With these leads and his own ideas, Mr. Buys will be able to hit the ground running. "Troy's diverse sales background will be a big asset for us moving forward," said Flexpoint CEO Clark Mower. "Due to the versatility of our product, we knew we needed someone who is highly flexible and capable of performing in a variety of sales contexts. We were also looking for someone who has a proven record of closing deals. We feel Troy is the perfect fit for those needs. What was really exciting was Troy's enthusiasm for the technology and his immediate application of the technology into industries where he has significant contacts." About Flexpoint Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc., (FLXT), is a leading supplier of thin film sensing technology to many industries, including automotive, medical, industrial controls, and consumer products. Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains certain forward-looking statements. Investors are cautioned that certain statements in this release are "forward-looking statements" and involve both known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors. Such uncertainties include, among others, certain risks associated with the operation of the company described above. The Company's actual results could differ materially from expected results.