IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NuGene International, Inc. ("NuGene") (OTCBB:NUGN), a developer, manufacturer and marketer of advanced skin and hair care lines utilizing adipose derived human stem cells and stem cell media, announced today that it has signed an agreement with Kevin Harrington, Original Shark from the hit ABC show Shark Tank, to spearhead the launch of the new NuGene kathy ireland retail product line.
Additionally, Kevin will assist NuGene International, Inc. with future fund raising efforts.
Kevin Harrington has launched more than 500 products that have generated more than $5 billion in worldwide sales. He is widely known as the Inventor of the Infomercial and one of the founders of “As Seen On TV.” He was one of the original sharks on the ABC Emmy award winning television series Shark Tank, appearing in more than 175 segments.
“I believe that the new NuGene kathy ireland retail line is the perfect fit for infomercials and home shopping. The combination of NuGene kathy ireland stem cell media and the science behind the product is a story that hasn’t been told properly and will resonate with the mass markets. I am excited to spearhead this opportunity and be a part of the NuGene kathy ireland team,” said Kevin Harrington.
“I am excited to welcome Kevin Harrington to the NuGene kathy ireland family which includes business mogul Kathy Ireland as our Chief Designer and Brand Ambassador. We now believe the addition of Kevin Harrington to the company will enhance our growth strategy and should materially impact our bottom line in 2016,” said Ali Kharazmi, CEO and co-founder of NuGene International, Inc.
About NuGene International, Inc.
NuGene International, Inc. specializes in developing, manufacturing and marketing proprietary regenerative cosmeceutical and pharmaceutical products based on adipose derived human stem cell and human stem cell media. The US Department of Health and Human Services calls regenerative medicine the "next evolution of medical treatments." The regenerative medical market (which includes cosmeceuticals and pharmaceuticals) was estimated at $7.2 billion in the US in 2014 and is expected to grow rapidly in the coming years according to RNCOS Business Consultancy Service Global Cosmeceuticals Market report.
NuGene kathy ireland's cosmeceutical and pharmaceutical products are based on proprietary stem cell based regenerative formulations derived from non-controversial, adult human stem cell derived media obtained from adipose tissue. NuGene kathy ireland's exclusive products combine its in-house advancements, proprietary technologies, and patent pending formulations. The company has four patents pending covering 15 unique applications. NuGene kathy ireland's goal is to leverage its knowledge and expertise to develop age-defying cosmeceutical skincare and hair care products in addition to pharmaceutical products based on the same regenerative science platform.