VANCOUVER, BC and MESA, AZ, Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Avidus Management Group Inc. ("Avidus" or the "Company") (TSX-V: AVD, OTC: ASNHF), today announced that a group of premier network marketing professionals from Florida have joined Asantae's growing distributor network. Avidus President, Doug Ridley, said, "We are excited that networking marketing professionals of this calibre have joined Asantae as distributors. In addition to directly having a near term positive impact on our revenue growth, their influence in the industry will attract other top networking professionals to our company." Since the October 2013 launch of its revolutionary IS2™ (inflammation support + immune support) functional beverage, Asantae has garnered the attention of network marketers from other well established companies. Asantae's newest distributors have previously built extremely successful network marketing businesses focused on functional beverages. About Avidus Avidus Management Group Inc. (TSX-V: AVD, OTC: ASNHF), through its wholly owned subsidiary, Asantae ( www.asantae.com) develops, produces and markets innovative nutritional products through direct and network marketing channels. The ingredients in Asantae's products have been shown to reduce chronic low-grade inflammation and oxidative stress, and support a healthy immune system that, according to scientific and medical research, are the underlying conditions for most modern epidemic diseases (diabetes, heart disease, obesity, stroke, etc.). This news release may contain forward-looking statements relating to the Company's operations or to the environment in which it operates. Such statements are based on operations, estimates, forecasts and projections. They are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks and uncertainties that are difficult to predict and may be beyond the Company's control. A number of important factors could cause actual outcomes and results to differ materially from those expressed in forward-looking statements, including those set forth in the Company's regulatory filings. In addition, such statements relate to the date on which they are made and the Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, save and except as may be required by applicable securities laws.