FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ocean Bio-Chem, Inc. (NASDAQ: OBCI), a leading manufacturer and distributor of appearance, performance, and maintenance products serving the marine, automotive, power sports, recreational vehicle and outdoor power equipment markets, is pleased to announce that its Chairman and CEO, Peter Dornau, was recently interviewed by CEOLive.TV. The entire interview is available on YouTube at http://ceolive.tv/ocean-bio-chem/obci-videos/1182-ceolive-investor-insight-series-mr-peter-dornau-ceo-of-ocean-bio-chem-obci . In the interview, Mr. Dornau explains the Company's achievements, the unique quality of its products, growth opportunities and business strategy. Mr. Dornau focused in the interview on the growth opportunities Ocean Bio-Chem's has with its' recently EPA approved new product, "Xtrem-A-Cide P®, which utilizes Ocean Bio-Chem's patented technology to generate a chlorine dioxide solution which can be applied as a deep-penetrating spray for easy application for surface eradication of Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), salmonella, HIV1, Hepatitis A, Herpes Simplex-2, Influenza-A, Rhinovirus Type 37, E-Coli and many other germs, viruses and fungi. Mr. Dornau explained there is a tremendous market for this new product, from home use to hospitals, cruise ships, hotels and other hospitality facilities, gyms, rest rooms, arenas, food processing operations and schools. He said the product has the potential to dwarf the current $31 million in annual sales of Ocean Bio-Chem products. Mr. Dornau explained there is a huge need for a product such as this as nothing in the current market is as effective. CEOLIVE.TV also has posted a Corporate Profile on the Company at http://ceolive.tv/ocean-bio-chem . About Ocean Bio-Chem, Inc.:Ocean Bio-Chem, Inc. is principally engaged in the manufacturing, marketing and distribution of a broad line of appearance and maintenance products for boats, recreational vehicles, automobiles, power sports, outdoor power equipment and motorcycle markets under the Star brite® StarTron® and other trademarks within the United States of America and Canada. In addition, the Company produces private label formulations of many of its products for various customers and provides custom blending and packaging services for these and other products. The Company trades publicly under NASDAQ Capital Markets, Ticker Symbol: OBCI.
Shares of Ocean Bio-Chem (Nasdaq:OBCI) have taken a tremendous swing upward. The stock is trading at $2.44 as of 1:15 p.m. ET, 20.2% above Monday's closing price of $2.03. Volume is at 24,954, 1.7 times the daily average of 14,300.