SAN DIEGO, September 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Youngevity International, Inc. (NASDAQ:YGYI), a leading multi-channel lifestyle company, today announced the closing of its underwritten public offering of 333,500 shares of its 9.75% Series D Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Stock (the “Series D Preferred Stock”) (including 43,500 shares of Series D Preferred Stock pursuant to the exercise of the over-allotment option by the underwriters) at a public offering price of $25.00 per share generating gross proceeds of $8,337,500, before deducting discount, commissions and estimated offering expenses.
The Benchmark Company, LLC acted as sole book-running manager of the offering.
The securities described above were offered by the company pursuant to a “shelf” registration statement on Form S-3 (File No. 333-225053) previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) on May 18, 2018, and declared effective on May 29, 2018. The offering was made only by means of a prospectus forming part of the effective registration statement. A final prospectus relating to the securities being offered has been filed with the SEC and is available on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov. Electronic copies of the final prospectus relating to the offering may be obtained from The Benchmark Company, LLC, Attn: Prospectus Department, 150 E. 58th Street, 17th floor, New York, NY 10155 or by calling 212-312-6700 or by emailing *protected email*
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any of the securities described herein, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
About Youngevity International, Inc.
Youngevity International, Inc. (NASDAQ: YGYI), is a multi-channel lifestyle company operating in 3 distinct business segments including a commercial coffee enterprise, a commercial hemp enterprise, and a multi-vertical omni direct selling enterprise. The Company features a multi country selling network and has assembled a virtual Main Street of products and services under one corporate entity, YGYI offers products from the six top selling retail categories: health/nutrition, home/family, food/beverage (including coffee), spa/beauty, apparel/jewelry, as well as innovative services. For investor information, please visit YGYI.com. Be sure to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter
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