SOURCE: Zurvita Holdings, Inc.

Zurvita Holdings, Inc.

December 06, 2011 07:00 ET

Zurvita's Commercial Division Is Selected as Preferred National Account Vendor for Growing Eco-Friendly Automotive Care Chain

Company's "ZLinked" Advertising and Search Engine Directory to Power Honest-1 Auto Care's Online Social Media Marketing Initiative

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - Dec 6, 2011) - Zurvita Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: ZRVT) ("Zurvita" or the "Company"), a dynamic multi-channel marketing company offering turn-key solutions for high-quality consumer and business products and services, announced today that "ZLinked," the Company's proprietary local search advertising and search engine directory, will power Honest-1 Auto Care's online social media marketing initiatives. Honest-1 is a growing national auto care chain that operates 24 eco-friendly automotive service centers across the United States.

"We're thrilled to announce that we have been selected as the preferred national account vendor for Honest-1 Auto Care, the nation's only eco-friendly automotive care chain," said Allen Rejonis, Vice President of Zurvita's Commercial Division. "We see tremendous potential in Honest-1's growing chain of auto service centers and are excited that they have chosen ZLinked to provide social media solutions to enable them to connect to their growing customer base across the country. ZLinked is a powerful tool to help businesses such as Honest-1 to unlock their potential. We're committed to growing our online social media programs and search directory services that allow high-quality businesses such as Honest-1 to connect and interact with their customers." ZLinked is a fast growing part of Zurvita's commercial initiative and the cornerstone of its unique business-to-business sales model.

"Social media has grown to play an integral role in our business and we found Zurvita's ZLinked program to be the perfect fit to strengthen our social media initiative and actively stay in touch with our customers through more direct means that social media provides," said COO of Honest-1 Auto Care, Rissy Sutherland. "With more customer interaction and a proven method to track social media results, ZLinked will give our growing brand the tools it needs to continue along the fast track of success and provide the best in customer service."

About Zurvita Holdings, Inc.

Zurvita is a dynamic network marketing company offering high-quality products and services targeting individuals, families and small businesses. The company's highly differentiated services feature best in class consumer products and small business solutions through a growing network of independent sales consultants. Zurvita has rapid growth potential due to its experienced sales management team and its unique business-to-business strategy offering turnkey solutions for commercial and residential energy and advertising. For more information on ZLinked, please visit http://www.zlinked.com. For more information on Zurvita, please visit http://www.zurvita.com.

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About Honest-1 Auto Care

Honest-1 Auto Care® is the only national full-service auto care company that is 100% ESA® Certified Eco-Friendly. Honest-1® leads the industry in numerous eco-friendly initiatives including strict recycling of automotive materials, pollution prevention, resource conservation and offering Eco-Friendly Auto Care® services such as the ECO TuneUp® and ECO Oil Change. In addition to its high environmental standards, Honest-1® has a very unique customer centric approach to the auto care industry providing centers which are family-friendly, characterized by clean and upscale waiting areas, Internet cafes, children's play areas, comfortable leather chairs and couches, big screen TVs and complimentary beverage stations. With 24 locations operating, Honest-1® plans to open 10 more locations nationwide in the next year. Honest-1® was ranked 338 in Entrepreneur magazine's 2011 "Franchise 500." Additionally, Honest-1® ranked as one of the top companies in the Lube and Oil News 2011 "Top Oil Change-Plus Chains." To further show its commitment to the environment, Honest-1 Auto Care has partnered with American Forests, the leading nonprofit organization that plants trees for environmental restoration. Honest-1 Auto Care locations nationwide funded the planting of 60,000 new trees this year through the charitable donation of revenues collected from repair orders, at no additional cost to customers. In 2009, the first year of the partnership, Honest-1 Auto Care planted 40,000 trees and since then Honest-1 has added an additional 60,000 trees for a total of 100,000 trees planted in two years! For more information, visit www.honest-1.com.

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Contact Information

  • Company Contact:
    Zurvita Holdings, Inc.
    Jason Post
    Chief Financial Officer
    Phone: 407.805.8900
    jason.post@amacoregroup.com

    Investor Relations Contact:
    Hampton Growth Resources, LLC
    Andrew W. Haag
    Managing Partner
    Phone: 877.368.3566
    zrvt@hamptongrowth.com