VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – October 19, 2013 – Organo Gold, the global gourmet coffee company that caters to consumers’ active lifestyles, today announced that it has expanded its global presence with the opening of operations in Kenya. Paul Jarvis, Regional Vice President EU, FSU, Africa, and is based in London, and will manage the company’s activities in the country.
“Our expansion into Africa, starting with Kenya, marks a milestone for Organo Gold,” said Bernardo Chua, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Organo Gold. “Now operating on six continents, we continue to broaden our markets and distribution channels while improving the income opportunity for our Independent Distributors. We look forward to serving customers in Kenya who are seeking to make Organo Gold products a part of their healthy, active lifestyles.”
“Kenya was the natural choice to establish the OG footprint in Africa,” added Holton Buggs, Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Organo Gold. “There is a high demand for Organo Gold’s products, numerous inquiries about the opportunity, and a number of Field Leaders, originally from Kenya, dedicated to seeing the company thrive in the country they love.”
Products currently available in Kenya are Gourmet Black Coffee, Gourmet Café Latte, Gourmet Café Mocha, Gourmet Hot Chocolate, Organic Green Tea, Organic Red Tea and Black Ice.
Founded in 2008 and celebrating its fifth anniversary year, Organo Gold remains focused on its mission to bring the treasures of the earth to the people of the world through its Ganoderma-infused coffee and other products. OG meets this mission through the principles of the Napoleon Hill Foundation, of which the Company has a long-standing and exclusive collaboration. Organo Gold offers its suite of products through its Independent Distributor network and to consumers through its Coffee Connoisseur Club. The company was named the 66th largest direct selling company in 2012 by Direct Selling News.