June 19, 2017
Youngevity Approved for Listing on NASDAQ Capital Market
The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC has approved the application for Chula Vista, California-based Youngevity International Inc. to have its common stock listed on the NASDAQ Capital Market.
“I am thrilled to announce our up-listing to the NASDAQ Capital Market,” said Dave Briskie, President and CFO of Youngevity. “From the beginning, we approached this goal to up-list as a marathon and not a sprint. This allowed us to organically meet and satisfy the exchange’s requirements as we grew our business. We view this event as a major cornerstone of our corporate foundation to build upon as we continue to grow Youngevity’s brand and culture.”
Youngevity executives believe the listing on NASDAQ will increase the omni-direct lifestyle company’s visibility and appeal to institutional investors, provide increased liquidity to a larger universe of investors, and ultimately contribute to shareholder value. Trading on NASDAQ will commence on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, under the ticker symbol “YGYID.”
“Youngevity’s listing on the NASDAQ Capital Market is a major corporate milestone and a source of great pride for the Youngevity family of employees, distributors, executives and supporters that have contributed to this moment,” said Steve Wallach, Co-Founder and CEO of Youngevity. “What enhances that sense of pride and accomplishment is that Youngevity attains this listing by executing and delivering on our business plan and our priority to grow shareholder value with minimal dilution. We are happy to say that meeting NASDAQ’s requirements is a culmination of the dedication and hard work of so many throughout the Youngevity family.”