Golden_Cross Wednesday, 02/22/06 09:20:00 AM Re: None Post # of 15 NWPO Spare Backup Retains BIG Design, Inc. for the Development of Their ``Drop in the Box'' Promotional Material Business Wire - February 22, 2006 8:15 AM (EDT) PALM DESERT, Calif., Feb 22, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Newport International Group (OTCBB:NWPO) announced today that its subsidiary, Spare Backup, Inc., has retained BIG Design, Inc. to develop its "drop in the box" promotional material. The promotional material will be incorporated within the products of Spare Backup's OEM partners. In some cases, the drop in the box promotions will offer a $45 dollar discount towards a trial for Spare Backups services with the purchase of a specific item. Commenting on retaining the services of BIG Design, Inc., Cery Perle, CEO of Newport International Group, stated, "What is relevant about retaining this firm is our ability as a small company to reach out to get the best possible experience in any given area without the monthly overhead of in-house departments. In today's world you can run companies remotely and/or through experienced sub-contractors, reaping the full benefits of the best talent available. This is the new generation of companies, being able to get the BEST and being able to turn on a dime as the client's needs change."