SIMI VALLEY, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 3, 2014) - Vapor Hub International Inc. (OTCQB: VHUB) ("Vapor Hub" or "VHUB" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has unanimously appointed Mr. Andrew Birnbaum as the new Chief Executive Officer of the Company.
"The appointment of Andrew Birnbaum as our new CEO is truly a perfect 3-point fit for the Company. Andrew's industry specific knowledge and contacts, senior public company experience, and complimentary management and leadership style will benefit the entire organization," commented Jake Perlingos, President of Vapor Hub International Inc. "He has clearly demonstrated his management abilities with recent accomplishments in the vaping world and will use that same skill and determination to help bring together various aspects of the Vapor Hub operation. We're thrilled that he has joined the Vapor Hub team and know that our shareholders will be thrilled as well."
Mr. Birnbaum is an experienced CEO within the vaping sector and will be providing value to the Company through manufacturing process improvements, order process and fulfillment streamlining, domestic and international distributor acquisition, and financial oversight. In his most recent industry position, as Chief Operating Officer of Space Jam Juice, LLC, a vaping e-liquid and merchandise company, Andrew was responsible for the overall operations of the company, as well as, the establishment of multiple product and service vendors, development of sales strategies, order processing, inventory management, customer service, contracts, legal, and new product development. During his short time with Space Jam Juice, revenues increased over 600%.
Mr. Birnbaum concluded, "I am excited about joining forces with the dynamic team at Vapor Hub. Their two recent acquisitions in the rapidly expanding vaping sector have put the Company in a strong position for growth. I look forward to utilizing my experience and contacts to build upon this foundation and establish Vapor Hub as an industry leader."
About Vapor Hub International Inc. (VHUB)
Founded in 2008, Vapor Hub Inc. is an established California-based company engaged in the development, production, and sales of electronic cigarette products, including high quality e-liquids, custom vaporizers, and unique personal vaporizer modifications. In addition, the Company operates the Vapor Hub Lounge in Simi Valley, California, where customers and potential customers can relax, try the complete line of Vapor Hub products, and receive world-class customer service.
For more information, visit www.vapor-hub.com
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