ROK Stars Announce the Appointment of Matt Russell as Regional Sales Director of ROK Drinks UK

ROK Stars PLC, the consumer products company co-founded by John Paul DeJoria and Jonathan Kendrick, has announced the appointment of drinks industry veteran Matt Russell as Regional Sales Director of its ROK Drinks division, covering London and the South East of England.

“Now we are increasingly successful in terms of sales in the US, Germany and China as well across the UK, Matt’s primary task, initially at least, will be to further push our portfolio of ABK Bavarian Craft Beer, Bogart’s Spirits from our distillery in California and our range of Graffiti Wines into London and the South East of England.” Said Jonathan Kendrick. “His enormous experience in managing large On Trade accounts will be of great value to ROK Drinks.”

“With my 20 years experience in the drinks industry, I’m delighted to have joined the team at ROK and am keen to get to grips with the sales of our portfolio of award-winning drinks in the UK market.” Added Matt.

More information at www.rokdrinks.com

ROK Stars announce Matagrano as new distributor for ABK Beer in San Francisco

ABK Beer now available in 18 States

ROK Stars PLC, the consumer products and environmental technologies development company co-founded by John Paul DeJoria and Jonathan Kendrick, has announced its ROK Drinks division has further expanded its distribution of ABK Bavarian Beer through agreement with Matagrano, effective immediately.

Matagrano is the premier beer distributor serving San Mateo County and the city of San Francisco.

ABK Beers, brewed in the historic 700-year-old brewery in Kaufbeuren, Germany, are amongst the most decorated of beers, having been awarded multiple gold medals at the World Beer Cup and the European Beer Star Awards, amongst others.

“We are thrilled to be working with Matagrano as Northern California is a key market for the continued growth of the ABK brand across the US.” Stated Jonathan Kendrick, Chairman of ROK Stars. “Now available in 18 states, we will continue to grow the distribution of our entire drinks portfolio over the coming months.”

For more information, please visit www.rokdrinks.com and www.matagrano.com