CLEARWATER, Fla., Nov. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- As Seen On TV, Inc. (OCTQB: ASTV), a direct response marketing company and owner of AsSeenOnTV.com, announced today that its Chairman Kevin Harrington is a keynote speaker at the upcoming Chicago Toy & Game Fair.
Kevin Harrington, Chairman of As Seen On TV, Inc., stated, "I am very excited to be a keynote speaker at ChiTAG. Direct response has become a major contributor to the toy and game sector due to the convergence of direct response and the product market targeting today's youth segment."
The Chicago Toy & Game group is a family of industry initiatives designed to encourage and promote the power and joy of invention in social, educational and professional environments. ChiTAG, founded in 2003, brings together consumers, families, inventors, manufacturers, retailers, educators, hobbyists, and the media at the start of the holiday season to play, celebrate, discover, support, and promote the creation of toys and games.
About As Seen On TV, Inc.
As Seen On TV, Inc. is a direct response marketing company and owner of AsSeenOnTV.com. We identify, develop and market consumer products for global distribution via TV, Internet and retail channels. As Seen On TV, Inc. was established by Kevin Harrington, a pioneer of direct response television. For more information go to www.AsSeenOnTV.com and www.TVGoodsInc.com.
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