SOURCE: Health Enhancement Products, Inc.

August 13, 2013 09:12 ET

Health Enhancement Products to Hold Annual Shareholder Meeting August 21, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI--(Marketwired - Aug 13, 2013) - Michigan-based health and wellness company Health Enhancement Products (OTCBB: HEPI) has notified shareholders that the Company's annual shareholder meeting will be held on August 21, 2013 at the Westin Hotel directly adjacent to the McNamara terminal of Detroit Metro Airport (DTW) beginning 10:00AM EDT and concluding at noon.

The agenda will include, but is not limited to, presentation of board members standing for re-election, presentation of the research work currently underway and test results available by that date, as well as status reports for litigation, operational and reporting functions. Presentations will be made by Andrew Dahl, President and CEO; Philip Rice, Chief Financial Officer.

Shareholders who are planning to attend the event are encouraged to RSVP their intent to John Gorman, Executive Vice-President, by calling (888) 871 6903 extension 702 or by email: jgorman@health-enhancement-products.com.

The entire meeting will be accessible in conference call format for those unable to attend in person, as follows:
Participant Dial-In Numbers:
TOLL-FREE 1-877-941-1427 TOLL/INTERNATIONAL 1-480-629-9664

The presentations are scheduled to occupy the first hour of the meeting. A Q&A session will follow the prepared presentations, with questions taken from the floor and from the conference lines. Because of the heavy call volume experienced during the last conference call, the number of available lines has been doubled to avoid any delays or disruptions.

During the shareholder meeting, some of the presenters may use visual aids or electronic presentations for speaker support. These presentations will be available along with transcripts of prepared remarks on the Company's website following the meeting. In addition, there may be printed material distributed to attendees. Any such printed material will also be available as a download on the company's website.

For those unable to join the conference call, the shareholder meeting will be available as a replay for 2 weeks following the event.

Replay Dial-In Numbers:
TOLL-FREE 1-877-870-5176
TOLL/INTERNATIONAL 1-858-384-5517
From: 08/21/13 @ 1:00PM Eastern Time
To: 09/04/13 @ 11:59PM Eastern Time
Replay PIN Number: 4636058 USE THIS NUMBER TO ACCESS RECORDING

The Proxy Statement, the HEPI Annual Report for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2012 and the Proxy Card are available at www.shareholdermaterial.com/HEPI. The Proxy Card also includes instructions for voting by telephone or online.

Shareholders are encouraged to review the proxy materials that have been mailed or made available by their respective brokers, and vote their discretion on the matters placed before them prior to the shareholder meeting, if possible.

About Health Enhancement Products, Inc.

Health Enhancement Products, Inc. (OTCBB: HEPI) is a health and wellness company engaged in the development of natural bioactive compounds for use as dietary supplements and food ingredients, as well as biologics for medicinal and pharmaceutical applications in humans and animals. The Company's scientific efforts are focused on the metabolic aspects of oxidation and inflammation, with a parallel program to validate and license products for healthy cholesterol balance.

Safe Harbor Statement

Except for any historical information, the matters discussed in this press release contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties. A number of factors could cause actual results to differ from those indicated in the forward-looking statements, including the timing of completion of a trial, actual future clinical trial results being different than the results the company has obtained to date, and the company's ability to secure funding. Such statements are subject to a number of assumptions, risks and uncertainties. Readers are cautioned that such statements are not guarantees of future performance and those actual results or developments may differ materially from those set forth in the forward-looking statements. The company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information or otherwise.