LEHI, UT—October 10, 2006— XanGo, LLC, creator and market leader of the mangosteen supplement category is pleased to make the following management announcements.
Aaron Garrity has been named President and Chief Executive Officer at XanGo. Gary Hollister, former CEO, will remain Chairman of the Board and will take a larger responsibility in overseeing the company’s global growth strategy. Garrity’s move to CEO is part of the company’s strategy to move its founding partners into a role of strategic oversight while empowering its senior management team to carry out day-to-day responsibilities. Garrity received dual degrees, a MBA and juris doctorate from Brigham Young University.
Kent Wood has been named president of operations at XanGo. The change will allow XanGo to consolidate all operational disciplines, including manufacturing, supply chain, logistics and quality assurance under his supervision. Wood will also continue to have responsibility and high-level strategic oversight for finance, accounting, information technology and facilities departments. He received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in accountancy from Brigham Young University.
Joe Morton has been named president of international development and distributor relations at XanGo. The change will allow Morton to focus on the burgeoning international growth while at the same time ensuring that distributors and consumers experience XanGo’s strategy to create “legendary customer service.” Prior to founding XanGo, Morton had significant experience in the nutritional and direct sales industries, and worked for another Utah nutritional company, opening offices around the globe.
About XanGo, LLC
XanGo, LLC is a recognized category creator as the first company to market a premium mangosteen beverage, XanGo® Juice, to consumers worldwide. A delicious daily dietary supplement, XanGo® Juice harnesses the nutritional attributes of the whole mangosteen fruit through a proprietary formula. Based in Utah, XanGo is privately owned and powered by a global network of independent distributors. XanGo’s expansive operations include the U.S. and numerous international markets, including Japan, Australia, New Zealand and Canada. For more information on XanGo and XanGo® Juice, visit www.xango.net <http://www.xango.net> .
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