Skinny Nutritional Corp., announced that William R. Sasso has been elected to the board of directors at the Annual Meeting of Stockholders held on July 2, 2009.
Ron Wilson, Chief Executive Officer, stated, "Bill brings a breadth of experience and leadership to our board. His legal and business background will be invaluable to us as we continue to grow as a company."
William R. Sasso stated, "Skinny Nutritional Corp. is a company that has the potential to be a leader in its field and I am excited to be part of it. I look forward to working with the board and adding value where I can."
Mr. Sasso's election to the Board of Directors of Skinny Nutritional Corp. was previously reported in the Company's Current Report on Form 8-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on July 7, 2009.
William R. Sasso. William R. Sasso is the Chairman of Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, a regional law firm based in Philadelphia. He is also a partner in the Business Practice Group where he counsels privately and publicly held companies and religious and nonprofit organizations in various matters, including general corporate and securities law, mergers and acquisitions, health care, tax and real estate. He has served as chairman of the firm's management committee and board of directors since 1994. In addition to his legal practice, he is widely recognized as a community leader in the Delaware Valley. He served as chairman of the board of directors of the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce (2003-2004). He continues to serve on the Chamber's board and executive committee. He also chairs the board of Holy Redeemer Health System. Mr. Sasso received a J.D. from Harvard Law School and a B.A. from LaSalle University.
The Skinny Water lineup features six great tasting flavors, including Acai Grape Blueberry (Hi-Energy), Raspberry Pomegranate (Crave Control), Orange Cranberry Tangerine (Wake Up) Goji Fruit Punch (Shape), Lemonade Passionfruit (Total-V), and Peach Mango Mandarin (XXX-Detox). Every bottle of Skinny Water has calcium, potassium, and EGCG and has zero calories, sugar, sodium, no preservatives, and all natural colors and flavors.
About Skinny Nutritional Corp.
Headquartered in Bala Cynwyd, Pa., Skinny Nutritional Corp. is the exclusive worldwide distributor of Skinny Water(R), a zero-calorie, zero-sugar, zero-sodium and zero-preservative enhanced water. Skinny Water comes in six great tasting flavors that include Acai Grape Blueberry, Goji Fruit Punch, Peach Mango Mandarin, Raspberry Pomegranate, Orange Cranberry Tangerine and Lemonade Passionfruit. Skinny Nutritional Corp. also expects to launch additional branded products, including Skinny Tea(R), and other Skinny branded beverages. For more information, visit www.SkinnyWater.com.
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