Martin Sumichrast on KURE Partnership with Best Buddies International

Being a great corporate citizen and community contributor is a fundamental part of KURE’s mission statement from its inception. KURE will also continue to support other local charitable organizations in the North Carolina area so long as its mandates do not conflict with that of Best Buddies International. KURE urges like-minded businesses, successful entrepreneurs and other influential corporate leaders to enroll in this endeavor in providing more positive workforce and assistance opportunities towards people with IDD and disabilities as a whole.

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Martin Sumichrast on KURE’s new Franchise CEO

CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — KURE Franchise, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of KURE Corp., and one of the fastest growing companies in the premium juice and vaporium category, has namedJonathan Benjamin its new Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Benjamin will lead KURE’s aggressive franchise retail store expansion throughout the United States and internationally as the KURE brand continues to set the standard in the vaping industry.

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Anthony Shriver on Martin Sumichrast as board member of Kure Corp.

“I have personally known Anthony for over 40 years and am thrilled that he has joined the Board of Directors of KURE Corp. He will be an invaluable asset to the growth of the company as we continue to rapidly grow into a global brand and industry leader in the vape space,” says Martin Sumichrast, Board member of KURE Corp. and Vice Chairman and co-founder of Siskey Capital, LLC, the private equity firm based in Charlotte which has been the lead investor in KURE Corp.

“I am excited to work side by side with my childhood friend of 42 years, Martin Sumichrast, who has been a leader in building forward-thinking, quality and successful businesses throughout his career,” says Mr. Shriver. “I know KURE will work diligently to set a new standard of excellence in the vape market. I look forward to contributing my skills in whatever way possible.”

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