|[December 31, 2013]
Bacterin Announces 2014 Donate Life Rose Parade Float Living Donor Honoree
BELGRADE, Mont. --(Business Wire)--
Bacterin International Holdings, Inc. (NYSE MKT: BONE) is pleased to
announce Kevin Noyes as its 2014 Donate Life Rose Parade Float®
Living Donor Honoree. Kevin will be one of twelve, inaugural
living-donor walkers who will be escorting the "Light up the World"
themed float during the 5-mile parade route. The theme of this years
Donate Life Rose Parade Float is designed to remember and honor deceased
and living donors, as well as organ, eye, and tissue recipients.
Bacterin is sharing this honor with American Donor Services.
Kevin has built a career focused on the gift of donation as an employee
of American Donor Services. In June of 2012, he was able to extend his
commitment even further by electing to be a living donor, and donating a
kidney to a close friend's father.
"We are delighted to honor Kevin Noyes and the selfless decision he made
to save a life by becoming a Living Donor," said Dan Goldberger,
Bacterin's President and CEO. "We have been able to see how the gift of
donation can save and improve the lives of others, and we couldn't be
more grateful to be able to acknowledge Kevin and his family for their
generous gift of life."
2014 marks the first year that the Donate Life Rose Parade Float will
honor Living Donors as walkers, in addition to the floragraphs that
adorn the float remembering deceased donors, and the numerous float
riders who are recipients of life saving organs, eyes, and tissues.
Bacterin also sponsors messages of love and hope from donor families
that adorn numerous flowers featured in the rose garden. To read some of
these messages of remembrance, please visit Bacterin's website. To learn
more about Kevin Noyes, and other donors and recipients selected as
honorees in the 2014 Donate Life Rose Parade Float, please visit www.donatelifefloat.org.
About the Pasadena Tournament of Roses®
The Pasadena Tournament of Roses is a volunteer oranization that
annually hosts the Rose Parade® presented by Honda (News - Alert), the Rose
Bowl Game® presented by VIZIO and a variety of associated
events. The Tournament's 935 volunteer members act as ambassadors of the
organization within the community and serve on one of 31 committees that
ensure the success of the parade and game. Collectively, they contribute
upwards of 80,000 hours of manpower each year. The 125th Rose Parade
presented by Honda, themed "Dreams Come True," will take place
Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, followed by the 100th Rose Bowl Game presented
by VIZIO. On Jan. 6, 2014, the Tournament also will host the 2014 VIZIO
BCS National Championship at the Rose Bowl Stadium. For additional
information on the Tournament of Roses please visit the official website
About Bacterin International Holdings
Bacterin International Holdings, Inc. (NYSE MKT: BONE) develops,
manufactures and markets biologics products to domestic and
international markets. These products are used in a variety of
applications including enhancing fusion in spine surgery, relief of back
pain, promotion of bone growth in foot and ankle surgery, promotion of
cranial healing following neurosurgery and subchondral repair in knee
and other joint surgeries.
Bacterin's Medical Device division develops, employs, and licenses
coatings for various medical device applications. For further
information, please visit www.bacterin.com.
Important Cautions Regarding Forward-looking Statements
This news release contains certain disclosures that may be deemed
forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities
Litigation Reform Act of 1995 that are subject to significant risks and
uncertainties. Forward-looking statements include statements that are
predictive in nature, that depend upon or refer to future events or
conditions, or that include words such as "continue," "efforts,"
"expects," "anticipates," "intends," "plans," "believes," "estimates,"
"projects," "forecasts," "strategy," "will," "goal," "target,"
"prospects," "potential," "optimistic," "confident," "likely,"
"probable" or similar expressions or the negative thereof. Statements of
historical fact also may be deemed to be forward-looking statements. We
caution that these statements by their nature involve risks and
uncertainties, and actual results may differ materially depending on a
variety of important factors, including, among others: the Company's
ability to meet its existing and anticipated contractual obligations,
including financial covenant and other obligations contained in the
Company's secured lending facility; the Company's ability to manage cash
flow and achieve profitability; the Company's ability to develop,
market, sell and distribute desirable applications, products and
services and to protect its intellectual property; the ability of the
Company's sales force to achieve expected results; the ability of the
Company's customers to pay and the timeliness of such payments; the
Company's ability to obtain financing as and when needed; changes in
consumer demands and preferences; the Company's ability to attract and
retain management and employees with appropriate skills and expertise;
the Company's ability to successfully conclude government
investigations; the impact of changes in market, legal and regulatory
conditions and in the applicable business environment, including actions
of competitors; and other factors. Additional risk factors are listed in
the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K and Quarterly Reports on Form
10-Q under the heading "Risk Factors." The Company undertakes no
obligation to release publicly any revisions to any forward-looking
statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or
to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events, except as required by
[ Back To Technology News's Homepage ]