Ada, MI (PRWEB) February 7, 2009
Amway Global™ is proud to announce its presenting sponsorship of the Skate for the Heart event to be televised on NBC February 7, 2009 at 4 p.m. ET. The ice show features world-renowned saxophonist Kenny G and an impressive cast of Olympic and world-class skaters including former World and Olympic Champion Ekaterina Gordeeva, 2008 World Champion Jeffrey Buttle, 2009 U.S. Pairs Champions Keauna McLaughlin and Rockne Brubaker, and many more.
Two special vignettes will be introduced by former World and Olympic Champion Peggy Fleming with Amway Global Managing Director Steve Lieberman, featuring the Nutrilite Health Institute's Dr. Duke Johnson and NUTRILITE® spokeswoman Gabrielle Reese. Dr. Johnson will talk about the importance of good nutrition to heart health, and Gabby will talk about other factors to help achieve optimal health.
As Presenting Sponsor, the Amway Global name will appear in television advertising surrounding the telecast as well as throughout the program itself. The Skate for the Heart sponsorship is part of Amway Global's efforts to help raise public awareness of its business, opportunity, and products in North America.
About Amway Global
Based in Ada, Mich., Amway Global is part of the Alticor group of companies, founded by the DeVos and Van Andel families. Alticor Inc. is led by Steve Van Andel, Chairman, and Doug DeVos, President. Global sales for the Alticor group of companies, which include Amway, Access Business Group, LLC, Alticor Corporate Enterprises (ACE), and Amway Global (formerly Quixtar), exceeded $7.1 billion in fiscal 2007.
NUTRILITE is the world's leading brand of vitamin, mineral and dietary supplements.* It's the only global vitamin and mineral brand to grow, harvest, and process plants on their own certified organic farms.** NUTRILITE farms are located in California, Washington, Mexico, and Brazil. NUTRILITE products are available exclusively through Amway Global Independent Business Owners (IBOs) in North America and Amway business owners internationally. For more information, visit http://www.nutrilite.com. To order NUTRILITE products, visit http://www.amwayglobal.com.