SOURCE: Access Plans, Inc.

Access Plans, Inc.

October 13, 2010 10:53 ET

Charles Harris Joins Access Plans, Inc. as President of America's Health Care/Rx Plan Agency, Inc.

NORMAN, OK--(Marketwire - October 13, 2010) -  Access Plans, Inc. (OTCBB: APNC), a leading membership benefits marketing company, today announced the appointment of Charles Harris as President of America's Health Care/Rx Plan Agency, Inc. ("AHCP"), the Company's insurance marketing division and subsidiary. 

"We are very pleased to welcome Charles Harris to our management team," commented Danny Wright, Chief Executive Officer of Access Plans, Inc. "He brings to our Company over 25 years of experience in the health insurance industry, where he has served in a number of management positions, and AHCP will benefit greatly from his exceptional overall understanding of the business. Charles' solid marketing, accounting and compliance experience, in addition to his familiarity with AHCP, its founding management and the challenges that confront the industry today, make him uniquely qualified to lead AHCP." 

Mr. Harris most recently served as President and Chief Executive Officer of National Health Insurance Company in Ft. Worth, Texas.

About Access Plans, Inc.

Access Plans, Inc. (OTCBB: APNC) is a leading membership benefits marketing company with two distribution channels. The Wholesale/Retail Plans distribution channel specializes in turnkey, private-label membership benefit plans that provide discount products and services, protection benefits, and retail services to more than one million customers in the United States and Canada. America's Health Care/Rx Plans ("ACHP"), the Company's Insurance Marketing distribution channel, is one of America's largest independent agent networks and provides major medical, life and supplemental insurance products to individuals. 

The Company is headquartered in Norman, Oklahoma, and its common stock trades on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol "APNC". For more information, visit the Company's website at www.accessplans.com.

Forward-Looking Statement

This press release includes "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and pursuant to the "safe harbor" provision of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements may relate to financial results and plans for future business activities, and are thus prospective. Such forward-looking statements are subject to risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from future results expressed in, or implied by, such forward-looking statements. Among the important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those indicated by such forward-looking statements are competitive pressures, loss of significant customers, revenue mix, changes in pricing policies, delays in revenue recognition, lower-than-expected demand for the Company's products and services, general economic conditions, and other risk factors detailed from time to time in the Company's periodic reports and registration statements filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Any forward-looking statements are made pursuant to the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, and the Company assumes no responsibility for updating such forward-looking statements after the date of this release.

Contact Information

  • For additional information, please contact:
    Robert Hoeffner
    Sr. V.P., Administration
    (405) 579-8525
    bhoeffner@accessplans.com

    RJ Falkner & Company, Inc.
    Investor Relations Counsel
    (800) 377-9893
    info@rjfalkner.com