WEST DES MOINES, IA--(Marketwired - Apr 21, 2015) - Spotlight Innovation Inc. (OTCQB: STLT) announces the completion of a $500,000 private placement offering consisting of shares of common stock and warrants.

Cris Grunewald, President and CEO of Spotlight Innovation, stated, "We are grateful for investors' enthusiastic response to both our progress-to-date and to our strong potential. The financing allows us to continue our identification and support of high-impact intellectual property in the healthcare space, and to ultimately have a positive impact on the health, well-being and quality-of-life of as many people as possible."

About Spotlight Innovation Inc.

Spotlight Innovation Inc. (OTCQB: STLT) specializes in identifying, acquiring and incubating companies which have unique intellectual property (IP) in the medical sector. The Company utilizes relationships with the nation's leading academic and institutional IP developers to locate promising IP technologies with potential for market share capture. With our support, development, resources and strategic planning expertise, we believe we can develop IP that will have a positive effect on healthcare. We intend to partner with proven sector leaders on commercialization once technologies are fully developed. Additional information available at http://www.spotlightinnovation.com.

Forward Looking Statements

Certain statements in this news release may contain forward-looking information within the meaning of Rule 175 under the Securities Act of 1933 and Rule 3b-6 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and are subject to the safe harbor created by those rules. All statements, other than statements of fact, included in this release, including, without limitation, statements regarding potential future plans and objectives of the company, are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Technical complications, which may arise, could prevent the prompt implementation of any strategically significant plan(s) outlined above. The Company undertakes no duty to revise or update any forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this release.

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Rene Erickson
Spotlight Innovation Inc.

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Spotlight Innovation Inc.