SOURCE: VuQo Holdings Corp.

May 31, 2011 10:16 ET

VuQo Holdings Announces New York/New Jersey Campaign in Manhattan

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - May 31, 2011) - VuQo Holdings Corporation (PINKSHEETS: VUQO) is proud to announce that it is set to kick off New York and New Jersey as one of the lead sponsors for the tri-state Philippine Independence Day Celebration in New York on June 3-5. VuQo Premium Vodka will be the exclusive vodka of the Official Philippine Independence Day Parade Kickoff Party at Amnesia Nightclub in Manhattan on June 3, and the Official Philippine Independence Day Parade Luncheon at Payag Restaurant in Queens on June 4. The main event will graced by the presence of Honorable Vice President of the Philippines Jejomar Binay. Invited guests include U.S. Senators from New York Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten E. Gillibrand, N.Y. Representative Carolyn B. Maloney, N.Y. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, to name a few.

The largest of its kind outside of the Philippines, last year's celebration drew in an estimated 70,000 Filipinos and Filipino-Americans from New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut, as well as neighboring east coast states. The three day festival will take place along Madison Avenue and feature a parade, street fair and cultural festival.

VuQo CEO Rich Cabael said, "As the creators of the first Philippine-made premium vodka brand launched in the US, we are proud to be part of this joyous celebration of the Filipino-American community." The festival also coincides with VuQo Premium Vodka's introduction to the area.

Details of this event can be found at this website http://www.pidci.org/

About VuQo (www.vuqo.com)

VuQo Holdings Corp. is a publicly owned corporation, and through its subsidiaries the company engages in developing, producing, distilling, bottling, packaging, distributing, and marketing wines and spirits.

The company offers VuQo Premium Vodka, the only vodka in the world distilled from coconut nectar. VuQo (40% alcohol by volume) is continuously distilled and filtered multiple times, and is packaged in an elegantly designed frosted bottle. Currently, VuQo is distributed in the United States in California, Texas, and Georgia, as well as Guam and the Philippines.

VuQo also owns the brand Haliya Light Fruit Wines, which are wines handcrafted in small batches using fruits that thrive in the Philippines. Haliya is available in two variants: Mango Wine (13% alcohol-by-volume) and Black Plum Wine (12%). Both are packaged in traditional wine bottles with award-winning label designs. Haliya is currently distributed in the Philippines, Guam, and the United States.

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