CHESTERFIELD, Mo., July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Reliv International, Inc. (NASDAQ:RELV), a maker of nutritional supplements that promote optimal nutrition, recently earned two 2011 Bronze Quill Awards and an APEX Award for excellence in marketing materials. The St. Louis chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) awarded Reliv two Bronze Quill Awards for its redesigned Distributor Business Kit and Fast Start Guide. The distributor kit helps new distributors quickly establish their Reliv businesses. Reliv's Bronze Quills included an Award of Excellence in Internal Publication Design, and an Award of Merit in Employee/Member Communication. The Bronze Quill Awards recognize the best communication efforts in the St. Louis region. The annual awards are judged by other IABC chapters around the nation. The company also won a 2011 APEX Award for Publication Excellence in the Most Improved Newsletter category for Reliv's redesigned Master Affiliate newsletter. The newsletter offers business-building tips to high- ranking Reliv distributors. Communications Concepts of Springfield, Va., which helps PR and marketing professionals improve their publications and communications programs, sponsors the APEX Awards. The awards honor excellence in graphic design, editorial content and the ability to achieve overall communication effectiveness. More than 300 newsletters nationwide entered the APEX competition, and the Reliv newsletter was one of approximately 20 winners. About Reliv International, Inc. Reliv International, Inc., based in Chesterfield, Mo., produces dietary supplements that promote optimal health. Reliv supplements address essential nutrition, weight loss, and targeted solutions for athletic performance, digestive health, women's health and anti-aging. The company also markets the Relivables line of premium personal care products. Reliv sells its products through an international network marketing system of independent distributors in 15 countries. Learn more about Reliv at www.reliv.com, or on Facebook, Twitter or YouTube. About IABC IABC St. Louis is a local chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators, a professional network of about 15,000 business communication professionals in more than 80 countries.