Youngevity selected by Nasdaq as a Fit Week Company

SAN DIEGO, CA and New York, NY, Dec. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Youngevity® International, Inc. (NASDAQ: YGYI), a leading omni-direct lifestyle company, today announced it will ring in the new year on January 3, 2018 at The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell ceremony at the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square. In celebration of Nasdaq’s seventh annual “Fit Week,” Youngevity’s executive leadership will gather with a number of invited guests and dignitaries.

In conjunction with Fit Week 2018, Youngevity anticipates launching a strategic campaign that will work well in conjunction with Nasdaq Fit Week Festivities.  This extensive campaign will kick off with the Nasdaq Bell Ringing on January 3, 2018. 

“It is a huge honor to be selected as a Nasdaq Fit Week Company and the timing is ideal for Youngevity as we plan to kick off a 2018 campaign that coincides perfectly with Nasdaq’s Fit Week theme,” said Youngevity Chairman and CEO Steve Wallach.  “We will be announcing the details of this wellness campaign, complete with a new product launch, in the very near future.“

About Youngevity International, Inc.
Youngevity International, Inc. (NASDAQ: YGYI), is a leading omni-direct lifestyle company -- offering a hybrid of the direct selling business model, that also offers e-commerce and the power of social selling. Assembling a virtual Main Street of products and services under one corporate entity, Youngevity offers products from the six top selling retail categories: health/nutrition, home/family, food/beverage (including coffee), spa/beauty, apparel/jewelry, as well as innovative services. The Company was formed in the course of the summer 2011 merger of Youngevity Essential Life Sciences with Javalution® Coffee Company (now part of the company's food and beverage division). The resulting company became Youngevity International, Inc. in July 2013. For investor information, please visit YGYI.com. Be sure to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

About Nasdaq
Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, exchange technology, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today’s global capital markets. As the creator of the world’s first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world’s securities transactions. Nasdaq is home to more than 3,500 listed companies with a market value of over $8.8 trillion and more than 10,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit www.nasdaq.com/ambition or www.nasdaqomx.com.

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