Green Innovations Expands Strategic Advisory Board - GNIN Adds Former
Walgreens Category Manager to Advisory Team
MIAMI, Feb. 11, 2013
MIAMI, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Green Innovations Ltd. (OTCQB: GNIN)
(OTCBB: GNIN) ("Green Innovations" or the "Company") is pleased to announce
that it has expanded its recently formed Strategic Advisory Board.
Second to join the Green Innovations Strategic Advisory Board is Mr. Mark
DeFilippo, who brings with him to the Company over 20 years of Category
Management experience with Walgreens, many in high profile categories,
including candy, batteries, and over-the-counter products, such as cough-cold,
pain and sleep remedies. Mr. DeFilippo currently serves as a sales and
marketing consultant to the consumer products manufacturing and distribution
"With our planned distribution growth into major retail chains, including the
drug store class, the addition of someone with intimate knowledge of drug
store product procurement, marketing, merchandising, and inventory control is
a very significant step toward gaining entry with these larger retailers,"
stated Bruce Harmon, Chief Executive Officer of Green Innovations.
"I am excited to be working with the Company as it strives to make Green
Hygienics products a household name with consumers and retailers across North
America," stated Mr. DeFilippo. "Expansion into the larger retail markets
will be a very key component of their growth strategy going forward. With my
twenty years of experience as a category manager for one of the largest drug
store chains in the world, along with the approach of the Green Hygienics'
management, we hope to garner the attention of the industry giants."
Mr. Harmon continued, "Mark's experience at Walgreens should provide our team
with the insight and knowledge of what is needed to continue to build
distribution of all Green Hygienics products at major chains across the U.S."
The Company anticipates making further complementary appointments to the
Strategic Advisory Board over the next several weeks.
About Green Innovations Ltd.
Green Innovations Ltd., through its wholly-owned subsidiary Green Hygienics,
Inc., is the exclusive licensed North American distributor of American
Hygienics Corporation's 100% tree-free bamboo-based product line, including
personal care and paper-based goods. The Company provides consumers the
opportunity to enjoy high-quality and performance eco-friendly goods from
dedicated experts that have been producing bamboo products for over a decade,
along with the cost-benefit of local raw material manufacturing, and the
satisfaction of knowing that by using these products they are doing their part
to reduce their carbon footprint and to continue the movement towards a more
healthy and sustainable planet.
For further information regarding Green Innovations Ltd., contact:
Green Innovations Investor Relations
(866) 947-5567 (Toll-free)
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