Emmy Award winning Chicago radio host endorses Reed’s products
Live interview will air November 17th at 1:30 PM central time
LOS ANGELES, November 16, 2009 (MARKETWIRE) — Reed’s, Inc. (Nasdaq:REED), maker of the top-selling sodas in natural food stores nationwide, announced today that Founder, Chairman and CEO Mr. Chris Reed will be a guest on WGN’s Garry Meier Afternoon radio talk show.Â Mr. Reed’s interview will be conducted live at 1:30 PM central daylight time on WGN radio AM 720.Â A live Internet feed is available at: http://www.wgnradio.com/about/listen/
WGN radio has been broadcasting to Chicagoland listeners for over 80 years.Â The Station is the home voice of the Cubs, Blackhawks and Wildcats professional sports teams.
“Garry MeierÂ is a household name in Chicago,â€ commented Mr. Chris Reed, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Reed’s Inc.Â “He’s a smart,Â witty and fun radio personality.Â He’s the kind of customer we love at Reed’s, and he obviously enjoys our products enough to have mentioned them previously on his show.â€
â€œWhen we reached out to WGN they responded willingly.Â We immediately realized that this was a great opportunity for Reed’s, especially since we are exhibiting at the Private Label Marketing Association (PLMA) 2009 Private Label Trade Show in Chicago November 15th -17th.Â The timing is perfect.Â Garry has been giving Reed’s a lot of mention and we sincerely appreciate his enthusiasm.â€
Meier rose to prominence in Chicago as part of one of the most successful number one radio duos in the country, â€˜The Steve & Garry Show.’Â The fifteen-year run garnered international publicity, as well as an Emmy for the TV show â€˜Greetings From Graceland.’Â Meier also gained renown for his highly successful eight-year run on â€˜The Roe & Garry Show.’ In addition to these accomplishments, Meier has displayed his wit and energy as a solo host and as a feature reporter for WGN-TV’s morning show.