SOURCE: Youngevity International

Youngevity International

Youngevity International

August 26, 2015 08:00 ET

Youngevity International, Inc. (YGYI) Selects PCG Advisory Group (PCG) for Investor Relations and Corporate Communications Services

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 26, 2015) - Youngevity International, Inc. (OTCQX: YGYI) a global direct marketer of nutritional and lifestyle products and also a vertically-integrated producer of gourmet coffees for the commercial, retail and direct sales channels, announced today New York City based PCG Advisory Group has been selected as agency of record.

"Youngevity International has a strong, successful business. Part of our overall strategic plan is to garner additional visibility from the media and investing community; therefore, we began a search for a professional services firm," stated Steve Wallach, Youngevity International's CEO. "We were looking for a leading agency based in New York City, with senior staff that would help us refine our corporate messaging. We selected Jeff Ramson and the team at PCG to help us strengthen our overall communications platform."

Youngevity's CFO, Dave Briskie stated, "Youngevity has a unique, if not, trail blazing business model that needs to be communicated with greater reach and stronger frequency to the investment community. We are confident that PCG's multi-faceted outreach programs will provide much needed exposure for Youngevity stock story."

"Youngevity International has a terrific business and a terrific future," said Jeff Ramson, Founder and CEO of PCG Advisory Group. "We look forward to working with the management team at Youngevity and introduce them to our extensive networks. We are very pleased to serve as the Company's Investor and Corporate Communications agency of record."

About Youngevity International, Inc.
Youngevity International Inc., (OTCQX: YGYI) (www.YGYI.com) is a fast-growing, innovative, multi-dimensional company that offers a wide range of consumer products and services, primarily through person-to-person selling relationships that comprise a "network of networks." The Company also is a vertically-integrated producer of the finest coffees for the commercial, retail and direct sales channels. The Company was formed after the merger of Youngevity Essential Life Sciences (www.Youngevity.com) and Javalution Coffee Company in the summer of 2011, and changed its name to Youngevity International Inc. from AL International, Inc. in July 2013. For more information, visit www.YGYI.com or find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Youngevity or follow us on Twitter @youngevity https://twitter.com/youngevity

About CLR Roasters
CLR Roasters (www.clrroasters.com) was established in 2001 and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Youngevity International. CLR Roasters produces coffees under its own Cafe LaRica brand, as well as under a variety of private labels through major national sales outlets, hospitality, cruise lines, health and wellness facilities, office coffee service providers, and convenience store distribution. It also produces a unique line of coffees with health benefits under the JavaFit® brand.

ABOUT PCG ADVISORY GROUP:
Founded in 2008, PCG Advisory Group is dedicated to the delivery of top tier capital markets advisory services, strategic and tactical digital and social media communications and cutting edge media and public relations for public and privately held companies.

The team at PCG has extensive experience with life sciences and healthcare, high technology, financial services and emerging growth companies from around the globe.

PCG's Capital Markets Advisory Services include overall investor strategy development to increase and leverage investor awareness, visibility and credibility.

PCG's Social and Digital Media services include leveraging social and professional digital media sites to effectively and accurately communicate client stories. As an aggregation, distribution, and engagement platform, PCG reaches thousands of individual, retail and institutional investors using proprietary techniques, search engine optimization, online marketing, website development and our proprietary and extensive distribution network.

PCG's Media and Public Relations services are a strategic and integral component of all Corporate Communications. The media and public relations team works with print, broadcast, online news sites and bloggers to tell the best client story at the right time. We also have the capabilities to assist a company during a merger, acquisition or crisis.

Communicating the client's story accurately and effectively is tantamount to maximizing exposure to its current and potential stakeholders.

Safe Harbor Statement
This release includes forward-looking statements on our current expectations and projections about future events. In some cases forward-looking statements can be identified by terminology such as "may," "should," "potential," "continue," "expects," "anticipates," "intends," "plans," "excited", "believes," "estimates," and similar expressions. The forward-looking statements contained in this press release include statements regarding our expected sales of Full Circle Branded Coffee and the Company's anticipated future growth. These statements are based upon current beliefs, expectations and assumptions and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, many of which are difficult to predict, including our ability to add and secure commitments from additional Topco Members, increase sales of Full Circle Branded Coffee and our ability to continue our current growth. The information in this release is provided only as of the date of this release, and we undertake no obligation to update any forward-looking statements contained in this release based on new information, future events, or otherwise, except as required by law.

Contact Information

  • CONTACTS:
    INVESTORS:
    Chuck Harbey
    Managing Director, Corporate Advisory
    PCG Advisory Group
    Phone + 1 646 863 7997
    MEDIA:
    Sean Leous
    Managing Director, Public Relations
    PCG Advisory Group
    Phone + 1 646-863-8998