Dethrone Royalty Holdings, Inc. Signs Letter of Intent With Pablo Sandoval, Matt Moulson, Kevin Shattenkirk and Mike Goldberg for a Three-Year Exclusive Endorsement Deal
January 22, 2013 --
CAVE CREEK, Ariz., Jan. 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dethrone Royalty Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:DRHC) (OTCQB:DRHC) (or "DRHC"), also known as Dethrone Beverage, announced that it has signed a Letter of Intent to enter into a three (3) year Exclusive Endorsement Agreement with Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants, Matt Moulson of the New York Islanders, Kevin Shattenkirk of the St. Louis Blues and Mike Goldberg, the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) play-by-play commentator.
Dethrone will have the right to use their names, photographs, pictures, appearances, likenesses, signatures, reputations, quotations, other endorsements, personal or professional backgrounds and experiences, as well as video recordings of their appearances and audio recordings of their voices, to promote DRHC's sports nutrition beverage as well as their enhanced water beverage which will be marketed under the Dethrone Royalty Inc. brand as Dethrone Beverage. DRHC expect to have the individual contracts concluded with each of the above in the very near future.
Toby McBride, CEO, DRHC said: "We continue to expand our roster of athletes and sports professionals to sponsor and promote our unique sports nutrition beverages. We recently announced we executed promotional endorsement contracts with the following superstar athletes: Aldon Smith & Jonathan Quick to promote our Sports Nutrition beverages. The Dethrone Brand is very well known in the Mixed Martial Arts arena and now it will be well known in the NFL, NHL, NBA and MLB."
About Pablo Sandoval
Pablo Eisler Sandoval, nicknamed "Kung Fu Panda," is a Venezuelan professional baseball infielder for the San Francisco Giants of Major League Baseball. He is a two-time All-Star and has won two World Series championships with the Giants.
About Matt Moulson
Matthew Keith Moulson is a Canadian professional ice hockey left-winger who plays for the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League. Moulson became the first New York Islander since Zigmund Palffy to post three consecutive 30 goal seasons.
About Kevin Shattenkirk
Kevin Shattenkirk is an American ice hockey player currently with the St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League. He has also played for the Colorado Avalanche. Following the completion of his rookie NHL season, Shattenkirk was chosen in his first men's tournament to represent the United States at the 2011 World Championships in Slovakia.
About Mike Goldberg
Mike Goldberg is best known as the lead play-by-play announcer (working alongside Joe Rogan) for the Ultimate Fighting Championship, the world's largest mixed martial arts organization, where he first began working in 1997. His voice is heard on pay-per-views and Fox, Fox Sports Net and Spike TV. Goldberg is the host of the FOX TV program UFC Unleashed.
About Dethrone Royalty Holdings, Inc.
In February 2012 Dethrone Beverage, Inc. (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dethrone Royalty Holdings, Inc.) entered into a Royalty Agreement with Dethrone Royalty Inc. for the purpose of manufacturing and distributing sports nutrition and water beverage under the Dethrone Beverage brand.
Dethrone Royalty Inc. has been an important factor in the growth of the Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) sports field, as can be seen through their various sponsorships of fighters and events. The Dethrone Royalty brand was formed in 2009 and is based on the traditions of ancient kings; each of us is born and raised with the potential to rule our environment. The Royal Family includes top MMA athletes, world champion boxers and everyday kings. One family, following two rules: defeat thy rivals and demand their respect.
Nick Swinmurn is behind the success of Dethrone Royalty Inc. (licensor to DRHC). He was Founder of Zappos.com and is part owner of the NBA team the Golden State Warriors. Dethrone sponsors some of the best fighters in the world such as heavyweight champ Cain Valasquez, and multi-weight champions Josh Koscheck, Ben Henderson and Jose Aldo.
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About Dethrone Beverage:
Dethrone™ was carefully formulated to support mental focus and help increase blood flow, thereby giving the body the fuel necessary to power through the day. Whether you are looking to achieve optimal performance in the ring, on the field, or in the workplace, Dethrone™ will help give you "that something extra."
"Increase Muscular Strength, and Power Output. Increase Oxygen to the blood and mental focus. Increase Aerobic & Anaerobic Endurance and advanced recovery."
Dethrone's unique blends are designed to bridge the gap between energy drinks like Monster™, nutritional supplements, and hydration drinks like Gatorade™-- without negative effects. We are creating a new beverage segment. We are the triple threat that gives you the energy you need, hydrates like a sports drink, and gets you ready for your next move.
February 2013 is the launch date for Dethrone, beginning with their first sponsorship of a major sporting event, Texas vs. Nation Football Game in Allen, Texas. Dethrone will launch on the U.S. west coast with Tier One (major beer distributor), and be sold through chains like 7-11, Nugget Markets, C-Stores like AM PM, Circle K and Quik Trip.
Safe Harbor Statement:
Except for the statements of historical fact contained herein, the information presented in this news release constitutes "forward-looking statements" made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. You are cautioned not to place undue reliance on any forward-looking statements in this press release as they reflect Dethrone Royalty Holdings, Inc.'s current expectations with respect to future events and are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those contemplated. Potential risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, the risks described in Dethrone Royalty Holdings' filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements contained in this news release or in any document referred to in this news release.
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