May 21, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Drinks Americas Holdings, Ltd., ("Drinks") (OTCBB: DKAM), a leading developer and marketer of beverage products, announced that on
May 15, 2012
Douglas D. Cole
, age 57, was elected to the board of directors of Drinks Americas Holdings, Ltd.
, Mr. Cole worked with Objective Equity LLC, a boutique Investment Bank based in
. Mr. Cole focuses most of his time on initial financing, corporate structure and M&A. From
, Mr. Cole served as the Executive Vice Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of TWL Corporation, now based in
. TWL Corporation is a provider of integrated learning solutions for compliance, safety, emergency preparedness, continuing education and skill development in the workplace. During his tenure at TWL Corporation, Mr. Cole led the acquisitions of similar companies in
and the US, including the acquisition of Primedia Workplace Learning. Mr. Cole also serves on the board of directors for Longwei Petroleum Investment Holding Limited.
Mr. Cole received a B.A. from
University of California Berkeley
About Drinks Americas
Drinks Americas develops, owns, markets, and nationally distributes alcoholic premium beverages. In June 2011, the Company entered into a sales, distribution and licensing agreement with Worldwide Beverage Imports, LLC and is now selling and distributing KAH® Tequila, Agave 99® Tequila,
Rio Bravo Beer
, Crazy Pig Mexican Ale and Chili Devil Beer. The Company also markets
's Old Whiskey River Bourbon, Olifant Vodka, receives a royalty for Kid Rock's American Badass Beer and Damiana Mexican Liqueur, and owns and distributes Rheingold Beer.
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