SOURCE: Planet Nutrition Holdings, Inc.

January 23, 2008 08:30 ET

Ultimate Fighting Champion Marvin "The Beast" Eastman Joins Planet Nutrition Team

CHARLOTTE, NC--(Marketwire - January 23, 2008) - Planet Nutrition Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PNHL) announces that Marvin "The Beast" Eastman has joined the Planet Nutrition team. Marvin Eastman is a world-renowned Ultimate Fighter going toe to toe with the current light heavyweight champion Quinton "Rampage" Jackson. Eastman is currently 1-1 in fighting with Jackson.

Marvin Eastman has been fighting in UFC and mixed martial arts for years and has substantial amounts of experience in both. Marvin Eastman represents his hometown of Las Vegas, Nevada. Now at the age of 38, Eastman still plans to fight in UFC but no longer at his 205-pound division but something closer to the 5'9" 185-pound veteran's size. Marvin Eastman uses the Muay Thai Kickboxing style of fighting for stand up engagements and when the fighting hits the ground he uses his vast knowledge of wrestling skills.

Marvin Eastman has held many titles in UFC and mixed martial arts ranging from the WFA World Champion, WEC World Champion, Elite Fighting World Champion, and to the IFO World Champion. He has fought some of the biggest and most renowned UFC fighters and has scored many victories against them.

"Marvin Eastman is an exceptional physical specimen, an amazing athlete, and a great fighter," stated Dan Starczewski, President and CEO of Planet Nutrition. "Planet Nutrition is extremely happy to pick up such a well known UFC fighter to represent the company in his next fights."

About Planet Nutrition, Inc.

Planet Nutrition, Inc. has been in business since 1999 as a retailer of nutritional products and programs in the diet and nutrition industry. By offering a superior product line, employing innovative marketing techniques and developing strategic partnerships with manufacturers and distributors, the company maintains an uncompromising commitment to quality while ensuring the best value to our customers. Visit Planet Nutrition online at: www.planetnutritiononline.com

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