The Marketing Alliance Raises Annual Cash Dividend by 14.3% to $0.24 Per Share

ST. LOUIS--()--The Marketing Alliance, Inc. (OTC:MAAL) (“TMA”), today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a $0.24 per share cash dividend for shareholders of record on December 16, 2016, to be paid on or about January 31, 2017.

This is the latest dividend payment to shareholders and an increase of approximately 14.3% over the 2015 cash dividend of $0.21 per share.

About The Marketing Alliance, Inc.

Headquartered in St. Louis, MO, TMA operates three businesses. TMA provides support to independent insurance brokerage agencies, with a goal of providing members value-added services on a more efficient basis than they can achieve individually. The Company also owns an earth moving and excavating business and nine children’s play and party facilities. Investor information can be accessed through the shareholder section of TMA’s website at: http://www.themarketingalliance.com/shareholder-information.

TMA’s common stock is quoted on the OTC Markets (http://www.otcmarkets.com) under the symbol “MAAL”.

Forward Looking Statement

Investors are cautioned that forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that may affect TMA's business and prospects. Any forward-looking statements contained in this press release represent our estimates only as of the date hereof, or as of such earlier dates as are indicated, and should not be relied upon as representing our estimates as of any subsequent date. These statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to, expectations of the economic environment; material adverse changes in economic conditions in the markets we serve and in the general economy; future regulatory actions and conditions in the states in which we conduct our business; the integration of our operations with those of businesses or assets we have acquired or may acquire in the future and the failure to realize the expected benefits of such acquisition and integration. While we may elect to update forward-looking statements at some point in the future, we specifically disclaim any obligation to do so.

Contacts

The Marketing Alliance, Inc.
Timothy M. Klusas, (314) 275-8713
President
tklusas@themarketingalliance.com
www.themarketingalliance.com
or
Investor Relations
The Equity Group Inc.
Adam Prior, (212) 836-9606
Senior Vice President
aprior@equityny.com
or
Terry Downs, (212) 836-9615
Associate
tdowns@equityny.com

Contacts

The Marketing Alliance, Inc.
Timothy M. Klusas, (314) 275-8713
President
tklusas@themarketingalliance.com
www.themarketingalliance.com
or
Investor Relations
The Equity Group Inc.
Adam Prior, (212) 836-9606
Senior Vice President
aprior@equityny.com
or
Terry Downs, (212) 836-9615
Associate
tdowns@equityny.com