Alkame Appoints Water Industry Veteran and Water Corporate Executive to Board Advisor Role
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Feb 19, 2014) - Alkame Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: ALKM) (OTCQB: ALKM), a health and technology holding company with a focus on patentable, innovative, and eco-friendly consumer products, is pleased to announce Robert Ramsey to the key role as Advisor to the Board of Directors of its patented technology bottled water company.
Mr. Ramsey, a 20+ year business executive with extensive experience with both public and private companies, is known for his proven track record of accomplishments in driving companies to profitable sales, high market valuations and sustainable and profitable performance.
Mr. Ramsey has held top positions with several public companies including Dart Group, a multi-billion dollar public entity incubator/holding company. Dart Group managed a number of public and private entities, such as: Crown Books, Track Auto, Shoppers Food Warehouse and Combined Properties real estate which owned 97% of all the shopping centers in Washington, DC. Mr. Ramsey is the co-founder of Total Beverage first lifestyle concept beverage superstore that was successfully acquired by Total Wines.
Mr. Ramsey is also an expert in all aspects of the water industry. His accomplishments include but are limited to water manufacturing acquisitions, launching new water brands, developing specialty waters, water production and sales to major retailers such as Costco, Albertsons, Krogers and a variety of distribution channels.
"We could not be more pleased to have Bob provide his wisdom, industry experience, and assistance to Alkame," says Alkame CEO Robert Eakle. Eakle goes on to say, "Bob's guidance is invaluable to us, as he sees so much promise in our brand, our company, and our water technology."
About Alkame Holdings, Inc.
Alkame Holdings, Inc. is a publicly traded health and technology holding company with a focus on patentable, innovative, and eco-friendly consumer products. The Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, Alkame Water, Inc., markets and distributes micro-clustered, alkaline, antioxidant and oxygenated bottled water utilizing an exclusive patented formula and technology. Alkame's patented technology creates water with several unique properties which allow the body to absorb and utilize it more efficiently and help to achieve an optimal pH balance. The patented Alkame technology also increases the available oxygen content and absorbability which equates to more fuel for improved metabolic efficiency, boosted immune system, and improved cardio respiratory function. Not all waters are created equal™. For more information, visit www.alkamewater.com.
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