One World Doll Project said Friday that an unnamed Santa Fe, New Mexico-based private equity firm has agreed to invest $500,000 in it. One World is a maker of dolls.
HOUSTON, TX–(Marketwired – Mar 21, 2014) – ONE WORLD HOLDINGS, INC. — The One World Doll Project, a subsidiary of One World Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: OWOO) today announced that it has entered into an agreement pursuant to which a Santa Fe, New Mexico private equity group will invest $500,000 into the company.
“Today’s announcement represents a significant vote of confidence in The One World Doll Project by this group of preeminent, long-term investors,” said Joanne Melton, One World CEO. “This financing has provided an immediate cash injection on terms more favorable to One World Holdings, thus allowing for systematic reduction and elimination of existing convertible note financing that, upon conversion, could have resulted in the influx of millions of shares into the market,” she added.
“One World recently presented at the International Toy Fair in New York City and has secured a retail distribution deal with a multi-billion dollar retail chain with stores in the United States and Mexico. We are now finalizing orders with other big-box and online retailers that we met with at Toy Fair 2014 and are preparing for the rollout of three new Prettie Girls! dolls to hit retail shelves and online distributors in time for the Christmas 2014 buying season,” commented Trent T. Daniel, Founder of The One World Doll Project. “This $500,000 infusion of capital is a direct result of the performance of One World at Toy Fair 2014 and the rapidly expanding media coverage and online popularity of the Prettie Girls! brand,” he added.
About The One World Doll Project
During her 15 years at Mattel™, Stacey McBride-Irby designed and created countless fashions and concepts for the iconic Barbie® line. Ms. McBride-Irby is the Chief Product Development Officer and a director at One World Holdings.
The One World Doll Project has developed an exciting line of multi-cultural and fashion dolls that it anticipates will have a major impact in the months ahead. The Prettie Girls! OWP doll line is unique in their look, their backgrounds and their stories that capture the essence of what every little girl can embrace and relate to. The Prettie Girls! Ms. McBride-Irby, along with the One World Doll Project, believes that little girls and their mothers are looking for images of beauty and fashion that mirror the same colors, shapes and physical characteristics that they themselves possess.
More information about One World Holdings, Inc., Stacey McBride-Irby and The One World Doll Project Story and Team can be found at www.oneworlddolls.com.
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