Former Direct Selling Association Chairman of the Board of Directors (1983-1984) and Vice Chairman Direct Selling Education Foundation (1984-1985) Monty Barber passed away on November 17, 2020, at the age of 89. A 1988 DSA Hall of Fame honoree, Barber was a leader in the industry who promoted self-regulation programs and championed ethics. Barber also…

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Top leader Andrew Annor Apo will now serve as Vice President of Africa for MyDailyChoice. Before launching MyDailyChoice, Chief Executive Officer and Founder Josh Zwagil was previously a distributor alongside Apo, who has helped launch other companies into the African markets. “Andrew is an incredible leader and great friend,” Zwagil says. “I’m excited to reunite…

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Utah-based ARIIX earned five Gold Awards and five Silver Awards from the annual 2020 Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards. In addition, the company was named a Grand Winner. The Golden Bridge Awards honors companies from every major industry in the world and recognizes companies in a variety of categories, including product management, marketing campaigns…

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Through its philanthropic mission Nourish the Children (NTC), Nu Skin announced it has purchased and donated more than 700 million meals to malnourished children in more than 60 countries around the world since 2002. The NTC initiative allows Nu Skin leaders, customers and employees to purchase and donate VitaMeal, a nutrient-dense food, through NTC’s third-party…

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Medical Marijuana, Inc., the first publicly traded company in the U.S., announced its third quarter financial and operational highlights. The company generated $12.2 million in net revenue—an 11.25 percent increase compared to the previous quarter. “Our international expansion is forging ahead with full force and we will continue to further establish our company’s products as…

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MONAT Global Corp’s philanthropic arm MONAT Gratitude, Inc. raised $123,736 through the sale of their Breast Cancer Awareness Pink Keychain. Keychains retailed for $6 and were sold throughout October. All of the net profits will benefit the following organizations: Bright Pink Hello Gorgeous! American Cancer Society Rethink Breast Cancer, Canada OnkoCafe FutureDreams “We’re thrilled to…

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Zurvita, Inc. took home 13 awards from the 2020 MarCom Awards, including five Platinum, eight Gold and six Honorable Mentions. The MarCom Awards highlight companies from around the world for marketing and communication professional excellence. “What an incredible feat! So very proud of our Zurvita team!” says Jay Shafer, Zurvita Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer.…

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Colorado-based NewAge, Inc. has completed its official acquisition of ARIIX. The merger agreement, which was announced in July of this year, will combine the revenues of these two entities, plus four more e-commerce and direct selling companies: Zennoa, LIMU, MaVie and Shannen. “We are very pleased to be able to fully converge these great companies…

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Paparazzi Accessories donated $150,000 to the Washington County School District Foundation, which benefits the students and schools in the community near the company’s headquarters. The donation, which is the largest single contribution in the foundation’s history, will be put toward teacher grants that will alleviate the burden on educators and improve student learning and engagement.…

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Utah-based 4Life announced that Jenna Lisonbee, daughter of 4Life founders David and Bianca Lisonbee, will now take the lead of Foundation 4Life, the company’s nonprofit organization. Her new title as the official 4Life Service Ambassador comes after working as 4Life Service Coordinator for eight years, a role which built upon her mother’s commitment to service…

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