SOURCE: SK3 Group, Inc.

March 22, 2010 12:03 ET

SK3's Parent Company Healthcare of Today Announces VP of Licensed Business and New Business Development

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - March 22, 2010) -  SK3 Group, Inc.'s (PINKSHEETS: SKTO) parent company and majority owner Healthcare of Today, Inc. (www.healthcareoftoday.com) has announced the appointment of Jeff Place as its VP of Licensed Business and New Business Development.

Place says, "I am excited to be part of the Healthcare of Today team, a company which truly understands and is dedicated to the future of consumer-driven healthcare. We are examining a number of new business avenues, including walk-in medical clinics, urgent care facilities, and partnerships with local hospital systems, and I look forward to spearheading further efforts in the licensed business sector as well." 

Place brings to Healthcare of Today over 25 years experience in the healthcare industry, with expertise in products and distribution. Most recently, Place was Vice President of Retail at Arcadia Resources, Inc., a publicly traded company, where he oversaw opening of the Sears Home HealthCare retail stores along with the Wal-Mart Home HealthCare retail stores, and operated the direct to consumer mail order catalog and internet business. Prior to Arcadia Resources, Place founded a direct to consumer mail order catalog and internet business operating under the Sears Health and Wellness name. He also launched the Home Health Care division of Dik Drug Company, a drug wholesaler that sold directly to HME/DME providers, and grew that division to over $30 MM. 

Place is the founder of ZAP HealthCare, LLC, a licensed business partner of Sears Holdings Corporation now held by Healthcare of Today. ZAP HealthCare currently operates six Sears licensed departments in the metropolitan Detroit area. The departments, which are dedicated areas within the Sears store, provide home medical and healthcare solutions that allow customers, the aging population in particular, to maintain an independent and active lifestyle. The business sells an array of products including lift chairs, scooters, stairway lifts, adjustable beds, and a vast assortment of mobility equipment and aids for daily living.

Healthcare of Today CEO Henry Jan says, "By exploring opportunities to collaborate with other successful organizations, we can bring our services to a wider set of clients. Strategic partnership with companies that share Healthcare of Today's commitment to providing consumers with the quality healthcare they need when they need it, is part of our vision. Jeff's unparalleled experience in this aspect of business operations and growth will be instrumental in leading Healthcare of Today's companies forward into new markets and opportunities." 

About SK3 Group, Inc.
SK3 Group markets preferred medical services through its facilitation and offers a range of services in the healthcare industry. Its mission of offering comprehensive healthcare services is embodied in its companies: Angels of the Valley Hospice Care, and Medical Billing Specialist. In addition to offering the most valued healthcare services in the industry today, including hospice care, the company explores opportunities in supportive healthcare business services. Corporate information can be found at http://www.sk3groupinc.com.

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    SK3 Group, Inc.
    Peter Bell, President
    Tel: (760) 268-9611