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Vital Spot and Grand Master Sereff Preparing to Launch
Last month you may have read that Grand Master Charles Sereff is preparing to launch his own invention of martial arts and self defense protective equipment. Well, the production date is fast approaching and prototype samples are being built as you read this update. Grand Master Sereff has partnered with two of his students, Mr. Jim Smith as Secretary and Chief Financial Officer (Boulder, Colorado) and Mr. Bob Johnson as President and Chief Operating Officer (Grand Rapids, Michigan), as well as their fourth partner Mr. Mark Oliver as Chief Credit Officer (Hilton Head, South Carolina). Over the last several months the four partners have successfully designed this new, innovative, and truly revolutionary product for our shared industry. With a supplier base familiar with superior quality and craftsmanship, patented designs and components, global exclusivities, and a solid marketing vision, Vital Spot is poised to explode onto the market.
As this product line begins to penetrate the market the consumer will notice immediate differences. Vital Spot has designed a line of protective gear that will not wear down over time, due to their unique manufacturing processes which seperates them from the competition. This feature will eliminate the need for the consumer to reinvest in equipment before the need is justified. The Vital Spot line will absorb impact significantly better than current gear the industry is using. Appearance wise, place the Vital Spot gear next to a competitive brand and you will see the visual appeal. In fact, the Vital Spot line offers such a unique look, the differences can be noticed to the eye from several feet away. And who would know better how to design a line of protective equipment for today's martial artist other than Grand Master Sereff, having devoted over 45 years of his life to the betterment of the industry, and the art.
Vital Spot can be viewed at http://www.vitalspotllc.com
Keep in mind when viewing this site that it is still under some construction. Vital Spot is very protective of this invention and will only provide so much information prior to product being in full production and available for sale. But look us up anyway. And while doing so, keep an offer in mind. Vital Spot is currently, and temporarily, open to discussions about accepting capitol investment partners. If interested, please contact Mr. Bob Johnson at (616) 634-3658, or Mr. Mark Oliver at (843) 422-3973 for further details.
Bob Johnson, President & COO
Vital Spot, LLC
Update: October 25, 2005
Grand Master Charles Sereff of Broomfield, Colorado and two of his black belts, Jim Smith and Bob Johnson, have recently formed a partnership to launch their own production company; Vital Spot. Grand Master Sereff and Vital Spot will be producing a brand new line of sparring gear available to the martial arts and self defense industry with an anticipated production date of January 2006.
Grand Master Charles Sereff is known and respected worldwide within the martial arts and self-defense industry. As a 9th Degree Black Belt in TaeKwon Do, President of the U.S. Tae Kwon Do Federation, and former assistant to General Choi Hong Hi, Grand Master Sereff is virtually a household name in the industry. General Choi is a founding member of the World Black Belt.com organization, which has just recognized Grand Master Sereff as a Living Legend of the industry. He is truly a man who has contributed much of his life to the betterment of our shared passion. What most people do not know is where he has been focusing his time and energy lately.
Having accumulated over 45 years in the business, Grand Master Sereff has had decades of experience with protective gear and equipment. The same protective gear and equipment that has been around for as long as he has. Until now!
Along with three business partners, two of which are Tae Kwon Do martial artists themselves, Grand Master Sereff has finally launched his new company...Vital Spot!
Vital Spot was created to address the needs of today’s martial artists and self defense students. Targeting January 1st of 2006 as a full production date, Vital Spot has designed and engineered a line of protective head, hand, and footgear that will revolutionize the industry. Vital Spot’s product line features include:
- Superior, and patented, impact absorption design
- Superior craftsmanship, allowing our product to last significantly longer than gear currently available
- Safer for the environment than competitive product, as it is not dipped in a PVC material
- Sleek new design
- Competitively priced
- Designed by a product user with 45 years of experience, Grand Master Charles Sereff
- And...It’s NEW, which is what our industry needs
Grand Master Sereff currently resides with his wife Kim in Broomfield, Colorado. His school, Sereff Tae Kwon Do, is also located in the Denver suburb. Look for more upcoming news between now and the first of the year about Grand Master Sereff’s endeavor, Vital Spot.