MADISON HEIGHTS, MI--(Marketwired - May 8, 2014) - Creative Edge Nutrition, Inc. (OTC Pink: FITX) (PINKSHEETS: FITX), today announced that it has added Michael K. Clark to its Board of Directors effective immediately.
Mr. Clark is currently Chief Executive Officer of MKC Capital Partners, a Wall Street Financial Institution with focus on supporting corporations in the emerging and established capital markets.
Mr. Clark was CEO of Clark Dodge Holdings, a multi-faceted financial holding company providing services that include investment banking for private equity, venture capital and late stage financing for public and private companies. He joins Creative Edge Nutritionwith over 25 years of experience in the global securities industry having led the growth of several international servicing companiesincluding Fidelity and JP Morgan.
"We continue to seek out world-class Directors to strengthen our executive management team and Michael provides a very strong fundamental approach with his expertise in working in the global capital markets," commented Bill Chaaban, President & CEO. "Michael is influential in transforming businesses to create superior performance and we believe he has the right skill-sets to help our company foster long-term growth."
Mr. Clark served as Vice Chairman of Standard Charter Bank and is Director of Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association.
Prior to joining Creative Edge Nutrition, Mr. Clark held several senior positions including President of Fidelity Institutional Products Group. Previously he was Chief Executive Officer of JPMorgan Worldwide Securities Services, and JPMorgan Executive Committee reporting to CEO, Jamie Dimon.
More recently, Mr. Clark was Chief Executive Officer at Butterfield Fulcrum Group from July 2010 to December 2011 and was Chairmanand CEO of World Surveillance Group Inc. at Global Telesat Corp., since June 2010 until April 2012. He holds a B.S. from SUNY Maritime College and an Executive M.B.A. from New York University. Mr. Clark also gained a degree in Quantitative Statistics from the University of Southern California.
About Creative Edge Nutrition, Inc.
Creative Edge Nutrition is a holding company and a Nutritional Supplement Company focused on developing innovative, high quality supplements. The company offers a broad spectrum of capsules, tablets, and powders, as well as science based products in the principal categories of weight management, nutrition challenges, energy and fitness. The Company manufactures under strict GMP guidelines at GMP Certified and/or FDA registered facilities. http://www.cenergynutrition.com and https://www.facebook.com/CenergyNutrition
About CEN Biotech
CEN Biotech, Inc. was established in 2013 as a partially owned subsidiary of Creative Edge Nutrition (OTC Pink: FITX) (PINKSHEETS: FITX) for the sole purpose of supplying the Canadian public with pharmaceutical-grade medical cannabis under the newly established Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations (MMPR). CEN Biotech Inc. has submitted a comprehensive application to become a licensed producer (LP) of dried marihuana for medicinal purposes and has received a ready-to-build approval from Health Canada.