COSTA MESA, CA – June 26, 2006:- In a move that underscores its emphasis on healthy lifestyle education, Keith McGuinness, President and CEO of CalorieKing Wellness Solutions, today welcomed Joanne M. Landy as the newest member of the CalorieKing Advisory Board. Ms. Landy is the co- author of the popular Ready-to-Use series of books introducing fitness concepts to K-9 children, The Motor Skills Series (K-3) and a fitness book for young children, Kids with Zip.
"Joanne Landy's 10 years of secondary teaching in physical education/health and mathematics, 10 years of specialist teaching in primary physical education, and years of university level demonstration teaching in P.E. methodology and pedagogy programs provides the ideal addition to our team as we focus on helping parents and teachers educate children about healthy eating and physical activity habits," said Keith McGuinness.
CalorieKing, best known for the perennial best-selling book, The CalorieKing® Calorie, Fat & Carb Counter is the leading provider of calorie-centered information to U.S. consumers and dietitians. CalorieKing is strategically focused on the United States' rapidly growing interest in wellness and preventive health care.
More than a million people a month visit www.CalorieKing.com where they may subscribe to the CalorieKing Club to create custom meal plans and shopping lists and enroll in CalorieKing University, a 13 week online course that teaches about calories-in and calories-out, a prerequisite to lifelong weight management. Visitors are also welcome to search the continually updated CalorieKing food database of nearly 50,000 food products including food offered by fast-food restaurants, and an extensive health and diet library, or signup for a free newsletter with food product updates.