SOURCE: Cuba Beverage Company

August 28, 2012 19:09 ET

Cuba Beverage Company Hires Experienced Regional Sales Manager

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 28, 2012) - Cuba Beverage Company (PINKSHEETS: CUBV), a manufacturer and innovator of all-natural, herbal energy drinks, announced today that they have hired Lawrence Twombly as their regional sales manager. 

Mr. Twombly will bring his experience of over 20 years in the beverage industry to Cuba's management team. He formerly founded Hat Trick Beverages as a means to create, develop and launch creative beverage products. Mr. Twombly also created Pumped Fitness, fitness water, in an innovation dumbbell package. Most recently, Larry was instrumental in forming a powerful distribution group, V Group, that included four of the Country's best known and well respected distributors. The group went on to create a.n.d., a great tasting, low calorie, healthy, functions beverage. Mr. Twombly, along with his team, brought a.n.d. from concept to finished product, to a multi-million dollar brand with distribution on both the North East Coast and the South West Coast. 

"We are excited to have a seasoned veteran become part of the Cuba Management team. I believe his extensive network in the beverage industry will be a huge asset for the Company as we join together to develop a sales network and build a strong brand, both regionally and nationally," said Alex Procopio, Cuba Beverage CEO.

About Cuba Beverage Company
Cuba Beverage Company is at the forefront of creating a unique category for Herbal Energy Juices in the global energy beverage market, valued at $17 billion in sales in North America alone. Developed over the past four years with leading industry scientists, CUBA Herbal Energy Juice® is the first ready-to-drink beverage by Cuba Beverage Company that offers a healthy, natural alternative to conventional energy drinks. Several countries have banned the sale of energy drinks, which contain a high dosage of stimulants, including taurine and other artificial ingredients that can increase blood pressure and heart rate, cause joint pain, depression and sleeplessness as well as many other negative health effects. CUBA Herbal Energy Juice® is rapidly setting a new industry standard with its all-natural ingredients. It contains no caffeine, no taurine, no high fructose corn syrups and/or artificial sugars, no preservatives and no artificial ingredients.

The product is available in three unique flavors: Pomegranate-Cranberry, Wild Berry and Passion Fruit-Orange. BevNet, the beverage industry's go-to source for product reviews, stated, "CUBA is a superb tasting product. Unlike other juice infused energy products, this one ("Cuba") has a low level of sweetness and its boost is derived entirely from natural sources as opposed to added caffeine... it is one of the more innovative energy drinks we've seen in a while." For more information, visit http://cubabev.com/.

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Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Cuba Beverage Company
    Alex Procopio
    President
    866-431-CUBA (2822)