Direct Selling News

San Diego, CA – April 4, 2013 – Youngevity International, Inc. (OTC Pink: YGYI) today announced that its growing direct-selling conglomerate Youngevity® Essential Life Sciences has been named among the top 100 direct selling companies in the world by Direct Selling News.

Direct Selling News (“DSN”) is the leading trade publication for the direct selling industry and its annual DSN Global 100 ranking is a comprehensive list comprised of the elite companies in the direct selling industry and offers a unique perspective on the global impact of the industry on economic and social realms. The DSN Global 100 provides a range of mutual learning not only for industry members, but also for researchers, investors, and those seeking opportunities within the industry.

The annual DSN Global 100 ranking is based on net revenue before commissions are paid and without any value-added tax. DSN’s reputation for positive and honest reporting is the foundation of its brand and the DSN Global 100 provides credibility and consumer confidence and will be published in the upcoming June 2013 issue of DSN.

Steve Wallach, Chief Executive Officer of Youngevity International said “We are honored to be recognized in the DSN Global 100 ranking and excited that Youngevity was named among the top 100 direct selling companies in the world. This is a remarkable achievement and we are proud that Youngevity has distinguished itself as a leader in the industry. Our proven direct selling model brings together talented and passionate people who are dedicated to bringing people the finest array of nutrition and lifestyle related services to enrich lives.”