NEW YORK, Apr. 20, 2015 Breathe eCig Corp. (OTCQB: BVAP) ("Breathe" or "the Company"), the electronic cigarette industry innovator and pioneer, today announced that it has retained Maxim Group LLC ("Maxim"), a leading investment banking, securities and investment management firm, to provide strategic corporate planning and investment banking services. Maxim will focus on assisting Breathe eCig Corp. in its strategies for maximizing shareholder value through its full scope of investment banking services.
Breathe's Chief Executive Officer, Josh Kimmel stated, "The Company is very pleased to have retained a leading investment banking firm to assist the company with important strategic decisions. After extensive meetings with the investment bankers at Maxim, management is confident that it has made an excellent decision that could materially benefit shareholders."
Karl Brenza, head of the Capital Growth Advisory Group of Maxim Group LLC, expressed, "We are very pleased to bring Breathe eCig Corp. into our client portfolio. The combination of a seasoned management team, existing growth prospects, large market opportunity and strong IP portfolio gave us the confidence to partner with Breathe. We are looking forward to working with Breathe to assist with strategic planning, developing strategic partnerships, advising on potential acquisitions and introducing the company to the investment community."
About Maxim Group LLC
Maxim Group LLC is a leading full-service investment banking, securities and wealth management firm headquartered in New York. The Firm provides a full array of financial services including investment banking; private wealth management; and global institutional equity, fixed income and derivative sales & trading, equity research and prime brokerage services to a diverse range of corporate clients, institutional investors and high net worth individuals. Maxim Group is a registered broker-dealer with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB), and is a member of the following: Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), Securities Insurance Protection Corporation (SIPC), NASDAQ Stock Market and NYSE Arca, Inc. To learn more about Maxim Group, visit www.maximgrp.com.
About Breathe eCig Corp.
Breathe was founded in 2012 as a research and development company in Knoxville, Tennessee with the mission to develop a better e-cigarette than was available on the market. Now holding multiple patents (pending) for its groundbreaking product, BVAP, Breathe is not your typical e-cig manufacturer. With a commitment to remaining socially responsible through innovative product development, consumer outreach and education, Breathe challenges the e-cig industry establishment. To find out more, visit www.breathecig.com.
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