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Michelle Steinberg, Public Relations
As one of the top PR professionals and a highly sought-after marketing executive and influencer, Steinberg has an impressive history of successfully assisting numerous A-list celebrities and major corporate brands with product launches and various other ventures. Her experience includes launching several renowned restaurant brands, including TAO restaurants, the Palazzo Hotel, House of Blues and Planet Hollywood and All Star Cafe, among many others where she was responsible for all PR and marketing strategies. She also introduced these brands to some of the biggest A list talent in Hollywood, many of whome becoming investors in the concepts.
Joan Barnes, Advisory Board Member
Joan Barnes is the founder and former CEO of Gymboree, which is the largest clothing retailer in the nation for kids. She has been instrumental in helping us with Giggles' merchandising and licensing which she in essence pioneered some 30 years ago when she licensed the Gymboree brand. With Barnes' help, Giggles is rolling out a variety of products for kids including, branded clothing, branded toys, frozen foods, and other merchandising products.
$GIGL ~ Giggles N' Hugs signs Tia Mowry as its newest Celebrity Brand Ambassador
Giggles N’ Hugs, Inc. (OTCQB: GIGL), owner and operator of family-friendly restaurants that bring together high-end, organic food with active, cutting-edge play and entertainment for children, is pleased to announce that actress, producer, and author, Tia Mowry-Hardict, has signed on as Giggle N’ Hugs’ newest Celebrity Brand Ambassador.
“We’re very excited to have Tia join the Giggles N’ Hugs team as our newest celebrity brand ambassador,” commented Joey Parsi, CEO. “ Tia will be a great asset to our already exceptional team as we move ahead with our expansion plans and product launches in the coming quarters. As a brand ambassador of Giggles N Hugs, Tia will be getting the word out about all of our products and services to her massive global audience across all platforms, including social media, print, TV and other digital media outlets.” “She will also be making appearances at new store grand openings and other media events to discuss and promote all things Giggles N Hugs.
“Given that Tia and and her family have been regular customers of ours for some time, she has firsthand knowledge of the benefits we bring to our Giggles N Hugs families and guests. Tia will be letting her multimillion-member fan base and circle of influence know all about the great things we do. Her impressive social media numbers currently total over 10 million followers, with five million Facebook followers, three million Instagram followers and 2 million Twitter followers, not to mention the millions of fans she reaches through her hit TV show.
Tia is one of the most sought after talents in the entertainment business today. Her successful Cooking Channel series “Tia Mowry at Home” has just wrapped up its third season. She released her first healthy lifestyle/cookbook in March 2017. “Whole New You,” by Random House Publishing Group and the book has quickly grown to be an Amazon #1 seller.
Tia has been in the public eye for over 20 years, gaining initial fame and becoming a 90’s pop culture icon in her teens, starring opposite her twin sister Tamera in the hit television comedy “Sister Sister,” where she won the NAACP Image Awardsfor Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series and three Kids Choice Awards for Favorite Television Actress.
Joey Parsi, CEO of Giggles N’ Hugs, commented, “Tia is an incredible mom first and foremost, but also an amazing entertainer and businesswoman who shares the same principles and values as we do. Working together, we couldn’t have selected a better ambassador to spread our message across the planet!!” Parsi continued, "There is a lot more exciting details to come so stay tuned"
Giggles N' Hugs Partners with World-Renowned Wellness Expert Jillian Michaels for Comprehensive Brand Expansion
Giggles N' Hugs (QTCQB: GIGL) today announced a multi-faceted partnership with Jillian Michaels , the foremost fitness expert and renowned life coach. Through the partnership, Michaels will become one of the largest shareholders in the company and the global brand ambassador, bringing her wealth of experience in building world-wide businesses to the California -based family restaurant and children's play space.
"As a businesswoman, I'm committed to aligning with brands that further health and wellness for people of all ages," said Michaels. " Giggles N' Hugs is the most fun space for families of all ages and I hope to help them expand globally so that countless other families can enjoy the same experience that mine does when visiting their restaurants and play spaces."
Through Michaels' company, Empowered Media, she and business partner Giancarlo Chersich, have built a monumental wellness empire dedicated to providing people with accessible and affordable solutions for all their wellness needs. Her overwhelming success stems from her unique connection with her audience that was born from her own personal journey toward health and wellness. Additional business investments and partnerships for Empowered Media include Lucky Jack coffee, Popchips, AQUAhydrate, Flywheel and Thrive Market.
"Having Jillian as our first brand ambassador, along with her and Giancarlo's vast business acumen, will position Giggles N' Hugs for great success in the weeks, months and years to come," added Joey Parsi , founder and CEO, Giggles N' Hugs . "Their focus on healthy eating and an active lifestyle are a natural fit for our brand as we aggressively work to increase our footprint with new locations in numerous markets and to explore the brand presence through consumer product goods."