SOURCE: Vaporin, Inc.

Vaporin, Inc.

April 29, 2014 09:00 ET

Vaporin Appoints James J. Martin as Chief Financial Officer

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwired - Apr 29, 2014) - Vaporin, Inc. (OTCQB: VAPO), a distributor and marketer of electronic cigarettes, vaporizers, e-liquids and e-hookah products, today announced the appointment of James Martin, CPA, as Chief Financial Officer, effective April 22, 2014.

Scott Frohman, Chief Executive Officer of Vaporin, stated, "Jim has demonstrated a successful track record as a public company Chief Financial Officer. His hands on business experience at various fast growing companies made him the perfect candidate to fill this important role on our management team. His experience at high-growth, industry-leading companies will be invaluable as we continue to expand our footprint and secure additional distribution agreements for our electronic cigarettes and vaporizers. We look forward to working with Jim and together continuing to rapidly expand the sales and distribution of our products."

Mr. Martin commented, "I am delighted to be joining Vaporin at this stage as it is aggressively building its brand within the high growth electronic cigarette and vaporizer industry. Establishing strong financial controls during this time is prudent for the future success of the Company. I am confident my financial leadership and management expertise will contribute to the growth initiatives that are underway." 

Mr. Martin has a diversified background in finance, system implementation and general management with accomplishments in analysis and interpretation of financial data. Mr. Martin also serves as Chief Financial Officer of Non-Invasive Monitoring Systems, Inc. where he focuses on improving efficiency, establishing procedures and controls, SEC reporting and compliance and SOX compliance and testing. Mr. Martin was also Chief Financial Officer of SafeStitch Medical, Inc., V.P. of Finance for Aero Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and Controller of AAR Aircraft Services, Inc., and Aviation Maintenance Staffing. Mr. Martin is a Certified Public Accountant with a MBA in Accounting.

About Vaporin, Inc.
Vaporin is a distributor and marketer of electronic cigarettes, vaporizers, e-liquids and e-hookah products. Vaporin's innovative technology offers the look, feel and taste of traditional cigarettes without any tar, tobacco, smoke and odor. As an alternative to traditional cigarettes, Vaporin is offered in a variety of disposable and rechargeable starter kits and flavors. The unique Vaping Pens product line and Made-In-USA E-Liquid is what makes Vaporin one of the emerging brands in the market. Vaporin is not just an alternative to traditional smoking, but a lifestyle. For more information please visit, www.vaporin.com.

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements including statements regarding our expanding our footprint and increasing our distribution network. The words "believe," "may," "estimate," "continue," "anticipate," "intend," "should," "plan," "could," "target," "potential," "is likely," "will," "expect" and similar expressions, as they relate to us, are intended to identify forward-looking statements. We have based these forward-looking statements largely on our current expectations and projections about future events and financial trends that we believe may affect our financial condition, results of operations, business strategy and financial needs. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ from those in the forward-looking statements include competition, new regulations which affect the distribution of our products, ineffective media and/or marketing, and failure to reach agreements with potential distributors. Further information on our risk factors is contained in our filings with the SEC, including the Form 10-K filed on March 27, 2014. Any forward-looking statement made by us herein speaks only as of the date on which it is made. Factors or events that could cause our actual results to differ may emerge from time to time, and it is not possible for us to predict all of them. We undertake no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise, except as may be required by law.

Contact Information

  • Company Contact:
    Vaporin, Inc.
    Scott Frohman
    Chief Executive Officer
    305.842.2813
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    Investor Relations Contact:
    Alliance Advisors, LLC
    Valter Pinto
    PH: (914) 669-0222 x201
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