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Jun 14, 2010

MVU Tip of the Week

The New MonaVie University
If there were a show called Extreme Makeover Website Edition, MonaVie University would be a perfect candidate to be featured. And, here’s what you would see when they shout, “Move that bus:”

• New look and feel
• More user friendly navigation
• Many new and exciting courses
• Support for all browsers, including Safari
• Courses that are sharable on all major social media sites and your personal blog

Not only are the innovations to our website extreme, but so is the potential for what you can do with these new features. Check them out at www.monavieuniversity.com!

Jun 14, 2010

Sue Butler Shows Off Power of MonaVie at Mt. Hood Cycling Classic

MonaVie cyclist Sue Butler recently took third overall at the Mt. Hood Cycling Classic, a four-day stage race that includes a 54-mile road race and a 2,000-foot climb over the course of an 18-mile gorge. Sue posted a 3rd-place finish, two 4th-place showings, and a 7th-place output over the four days of grueling competition to come out at third overall.

“It was a great event and really good West Coast competition,” Sue said. “It felt good to finish on the podium.”

Follow all of Sue’s cycling adventures at www.suebutlerrides.com.

Jun 8, 2010

Team Hoyt to Speak at International Convention

Rick Hoyt was born quadriplegic with cerebral palsy and is confined to a wheelchair; but, this hasn't stopped him from living a very full and amazing life. A graduate of Boston University with a degree in Special Education, Rick is one-half of Team Hoyt. The other half is his father, Dick, a retired lieutenant colonel who served in the military for 37 years.

Together, they've competed in over 1,000 athletic events around the world in the last 30 years, including 27 Boston Marathons and six Ironman competitions. And, together, they've inspired millions to imagine what can be done in athletics, business, and life with a little vision.

Team Hoyt will be at International "Vision" Convention. Will you?

Click here to watch Team Hoyt in action, or learn more at www.teamhoyt.com.

Jun 8, 2010

June Organizational Call Replay

If you missed the Organizational Call for June, click here to listen to the latest happenings in the world of MonaVie, including:

• Black Diamond Executive Calvin Becerra’s “A-ha! Moments”
• Senior Vice President Jeff Graham’s “Share Your Tasting Party” Promo
• Director of North America Cade Napierski’s “Tip from the Hip”
• And so much more!

Catch the vision of MonaVie for North America by listening to the replay today!

Jun 7, 2010

MonaVie Wins Silver Telly Award

[New York City, New York] – June 7, 2010 – MonaVie is pleased to announce it has been awarded a Silver Telly, the highest honor given by the annual Telly Awards in New York City. MonaVie won for its outstanding corporate video in the Direct Sales category—MonaVie EMV Athletes.

Click here to watch MonaVie EMV Athletes.

Founded in 1978, the Telly Award is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable television commercials and programs; the finest film and video productions; and groundbreaking web commercials, videos, and films. The Telly Awards receives over 13,000 entries annually from all 50 states and countries around the world, with winners representing the best of the most globally respected advertising agencies, production companies, television stations, cable operators, and corporate video departments.

Jun 7, 2010

MonaVie Cyclist Sue Butler Finishes 9th in Mellow Johnny’s Classic

At the Mellow Johnny’s Classic in Austin, Texas, MonaVie cyclist Sue Butler battled humidity and heat that reached well into the 90’s to finish ninth overall. The oppressive heat struck early on, as Sue had to cut her morning warm-up short in order to get her body temperature down. Battling chills and the six-mile landscape of rolling hills, grassy fields, and rocky terrain, Sue determinedly finished among the top ten.

“The course was fun and the race was well run, but it was a matter of survival in the heat,” Sue said. “I fell back to ninth, but I was so happy to be finished and alive!”

Jun 7, 2010

MVU Tip of the Week


MonaVie Active
In 2004, 81-year-old Lee Barry became the oldest person to hike the entire Appalachian Trail, a distance of over 2,000 miles that he covered in 220 days. Shockingly, he did it without a single drop of MonaVie Active. Some people may simply never need extra joint support. For the rest of us, there is scientifically proven help, which you can learn more about at MonaVie University.

Jun 7, 2010

MonVie's Yokley Posts Second-Place Finish in Ohio

MonaVie racer William Yokley finished second overall at the John Penton GNCC UTV Race in Millfield, Ohio, on June 5. A torrential rainstorm made for dusty and muddy conditions, as parts of the motocross track lay several feet under water before the race began. Even so, William’s UTV ran almost flawlessly and he maintained his success early on despite skidding off the track and over an embankment at the second turn. William’s next race is June 26, at the Snowshoe Resort in West Virginia.

Jun 1, 2010

MonaVie’s Tomas Scheckter Leads the Pack at 2010 Indianapolis 500

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View the 2010 Indy 500 photo gallery.

A little more than midway through the 94th annual Indianapolis 500 on Saturday, May 30, Tomas Scheckter maneuvered into first place. Driving the No. 23 MonaVie EMV car, the world watched live as Tomas held onto the lead for five laps, an impressive ascension considering the South African was in the 20 spot when the green flag dropped.

Accelerating from 20th to 14th place in the race’s first lap, Tomas looked to be in top form handling the MonaVie EMV machine. He capitalized on his initial success throughout the race, finally surpassing the competition for laps 109 through 113. Unfortunately, bad luck and radio trouble stood in the way of Scheckter’s first Indy 500 victory. Tomas brought the car back in one piece for a 15th-place finish—his fourth-best career finish at the Indy 500.

"I had a great car today," Scheckter said after the final lap. "It was a good, solid run. We were a very solid team today, and I think that showed."

MonaVie congratulates Tomas Scheckter on an exceptional performance!

Jun 1, 2010

Indy 500 Race Fan’s Dream Giveaway Winners

MonaVie congratulates the winners of the Indy 500 Race Fan’s Dream Giveaway, the top 10 distributors who had the most personally sponsored distributors in the U.S. and Canada sign up for 2-case AutoShips between April 19 and May 21, 2010. Along with the 4th–10th place winners, the promotion’s top three winners’ names appeared on the MonaVie Indy car.

1st-place winners Dean and Melissa Soltis won an autographed race helmet worn by Tomas Scheckter at this year’s Indy 500.

2nd-place winners Toby and Christina Pilato won the race suit worn by Tomas Scheckter at this year’s Indy 500.

3rd-place winner Brad Martin won an autographed and framed picture of Tomas Scheckter with the MonaVie Indy car at this year’s Indy 500.

4th–10th Place Winners:
• George and Sharon Bickis
• Margot and Harvey Gauley
• Deborah Joyce
• Michael Kublin
• Jason Markowicz
• Magdalena Smargon
• Angel Villegas

Congratulations to all the winners, and thanks to everyone for continuing to share the MonaVie opportunity around the world!

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