NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - May 30, 2012) -
TheraBiogen, Inc. (OTCBB: TRAB
), a manufacturer and distributor of homeopathic nasal sprays for aiding in the relief of allergies, cold and flu symptoms and migraine headaches, announced today that Dean Blechman, founding family member and former Executive Vice President of Sales at TWINLAB Corporation
, agreed to become a consultant to the Company and assist the Company primarily in Sales & Marketing. As the former Executive Vice President of Sales at TWINLAB, Mr. Blechman was instrumental in growing TWINLAB's annual revenues from $5 million to over $330 million.
Dean Blechman stated: "I am very excited to be working with TheraBiogen, Inc. to help achieve its anticipated business goals and objectives. I believe the company has great potential and is well-positioned to achieve growth with its line of products. We have agreed that my immediate role will be to ensure that the significant systems and procedures are in place for the organization to run effectively and efficiently."
Additionally, Mr. Blechman may also advise the Company regarding TheraBiogen Inc.'s overall operations with its CEO, Kelly T. Hickel and two new members of its Board of Directors, Mr. Thomas Kelley and Mr. Pat Petruzzo.
Kelly Hickel, CEO of TheraBiogen, stated, "I will voluntarily offer my resignation to the Board of Directors within three months. This decision is best for the Company and the shareholders. I am very enthusiastic working with Dean Blechman during this time."
TheraBiogen's "Thera Max® Cold and Flu" product is an all-natural, non-zinc, non-addictive, over-the-counter cold and flu relief agent. Over 50 million Americans contract the flu each year and consumer demand for a homeopathic, non-zinc remedy is a 2.5 billion dollar market according to research studies.
Thera Max® is available for purchase in over twelve thousand locations including Rite-Aid, Food Lion, Hannaford Supermarkets, Discount Drug Marts and Big Y Supermarkets as well as two of the three largest drug retailers.
About TheraBiogen, Inc.
TheraBiogen, Inc. is a manufacturer and distributor of homeopathic nasal sprays for aiding in the relief of allergies, cold and flu symptoms and migraine headaches. The products are made from natural, homeopathic ingredients and contain no zinc, which has been identified as potentially causing nasal problems in other similar products on the market.
Information on Thera Max® can be obtained at http://gettheramaxrelief.com/, http://www.facebook.com/#!/TheraMaxNasalSpray and/or Twitter at http://twitter.com/theramaxrelief.
For information about this release contact Mr. Kelly Hickel at 866-284-9561, firstname.lastname@example.org and/or Mr. Rich Kaiser, Investor relations, YES INTERNATIONAL, 757-306-6090, email@example.com
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