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Black Buying Power:
  $803 Billion (2008)

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American Minority Health Network announces changes in executive officers

(March 17, 2010) AMHN, parent company of America's Minority Health Network, Inc., announced that due to its expanded network operations, its Board of Directors effected changes in its officers and directors of the Company.

Robert Cambridge, who previously served as the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer will now serve as the Company's Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer.

The Company's Board of Directors also appointed Charles Richardson, a member of the Company's Board of Directors, to serve as the Company's President. Mr. Richardson is a marketing and communications expert who has specialized in the urban consumer market for more than 25 years and has extensive knowledge with operations of place-based media companies. Previously, Mr. Richardson served with a major marketing and advertising communications company specializing in the African-American market by providing market research, public relations, sales promotion, and strategic planning to Fortune 1000 companies, the healthcare industry and to governmental agencies.

Robert Cambridge, the Company's Chief Executive Officer, stated: "I have had a close working relationship with Charles for many years. His background in advertising sales will be especially helpful as America's Minority Health Network expands its subscriber base and presents its advertising opportunities to the top media marketplace. Mr. Richardson's efforts will enable us to generate the advertising revenue we need to support the network and move the Company toward profitability."

Charles Richardson, the Company's President, stated, "I'm happy to be working closely with Robert again and look forward to our Company's growth as we expand our reach through a growing subscriber base that will ultimately bring greater awareness of health issues and related products to the African-American community. I will be focusing on obtaining advertising revenue upon reaching the completion of first phase of 1,000 subscribing locations."

About America's Minority Health Network, Inc.

AMHN, Inc. owns America's Minority Health Network, a place-based provider of digital video education for medical practices who primarily service minorities. America's Minority Health Network provides a digital platform to increase African-American health education awareness that can increase the longevity and well-being of African-American men and women while providing relevant advertising of related products. More information on the Company is available on the Company's website at www.amhntv.com.


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 15th Annual Edition
'Buying Power of Black America' report breaks down billions in expenditures

(January 19, 2010) Black consumers are responding to tighter economic condition by focusing more of their spending on items and services that improve their homes and lifestyle. That's one of the trends revealed in the 15th annual report, "The Buying Power of Black America," published by Target Market News. The report analyzes spending for black households in 2008 and finds that African-Americans...
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