SOURCE: American Seniors Association Holding Group, Inc.

January 13, 2011 14:49 ET

American Seniors Association Holding Group, Inc. Announces the Passing of Its Founder and Board Chairman

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - January 13, 2011) - American Seniors Association Holding Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AMSA) announced today that its Chairman of the Board Jerry Barton has passed away. Mr. Barton was the founder of the American Seniors Association and its spokesperson until his retirement in 2010.

Mr. Barton had a long and successful career in business serving as both Vice President of Genuine Parts Co. and President and CEO of Belknap Hardware. In 2005 he went on fulfill his dream of senior advocacy by founding the National Association of Senior Concerns and later, the American Seniors Association. Mr. Barton understood and experienced firsthand the issues concerning seniors and the effects of changing legislation and changes in Social Security and Medicare programs. His understanding and experience were driving factors in his founding of ASA and building the organization on a solid foundation of hope and positive reform of the major programs that affect American seniors.

Stuart Barton, AMSA's President and the son of Mr. Barton, said, "My father believed in this cause and worked hard to promote and protect it; he wanted every member of the ASA family to participate in what he felt would ensure a brighter future for American seniors. It is important to continue moving this vision forward as my father would want and to ensure that his legacy lives on through our efforts."

The company is currently considering several candidates to replace Mr. Barton on the Board of Directors.

About American Seniors Association Holding Group, Inc.

American Seniors Association Holding Group, Inc., based in Atlanta, Georgia, operates under the trade name of the American Seniors Association. The American Seniors Association is a conservative oriented membership organization that offers discounted products and services to its members throughout the United States. These services and products are offered by national and global partners such as CVS Pharmacy, Liberty Mutual Insurance, Bankers Fidelity, Hertz and Penske among others. Please visit for additional information or to become a member.

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