WeekDate Announces Exclusive Licensing Agreement With Sellers Publishing, Inc.

WEEKDATE ANNOUNCES EXCLUSIVE LICENSING AGREEMENT WITH SELLERS PUBLISHING, INC.

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"The good news for our customers is that they will soon be able to find WeekDate in stores throughout the U.S. and worldwide."

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GREENVILLE, SC, November 4, 2010— WeekDate® is excited to announce that it has signed an exclusive licensing agreement with Sellers Publishing, Inc. The three year agreement is for exclusive worldwide licensing rights to the WeekDate Hits the Wall Monthly Calendar beginning with the 2012 calendar season.

"We are delighted to announce this licensing arrangement," said Kay Odell, owner and creator of the WeekDate system. "It is the perfect joining of minds to put WeekDate on the retail and wholesale map and to make WeekDate aggressively available to customers. The good news for our customers is that they will soon be able to find WeekDate in stores throughout the U.S. and worldwide," stated Odell. Until now, WeekDate has only been available through sales online. Sellers products are distributed worldwide, primarily through major book and gift retailers such as Borders, Barnes & Noble, Books A Million, Prints Plus and Chapters (Canada), as well as the subsidiaries owned by these companies, and thousands of independent book, gift, stationery and specialty retailers.

"Sellers Publishing is thrilled to offer you this unique and one-of-a-kind organizational tool that will change the way you keep track of your life, and all the important things in it," according to a Sellers company spokesperson. Sellers Publishing, Inc. is an award-winning publisher of books, calendars, greeting cards and journals. It has been cited by Publishers Weekly for four consecutive years as one of the fastest growing independent publishers. The company is located in South Portland, Maine and can be contacted by visiting their website at www.sellerspublishing.com. Sellers will offer the WeekDate Wall Calendar in a 17-month format allowing customers to begin their year in August of 2011. WeekDate chose to work with Sellers because Sellers Publishing understands the importance of maintaining the integrity of a brand, and they always represent their artists and licensors in a way that is consistent with their quality standards and marketing objectives for their brand.

WeekDate® is a brand of calendars produced by calendar publisher Kodell Art, LLC located in Greenville, SC. The WeekDate concept is an award-winning, patent-pending, paper planner that offers the conveniences of a high-tech calendar. It allows you to easily record a recurring event, yet you Only Write It Once®. WeekDate works in layers allowing you to see fixed activities for the month, week and specific day. The patent-pending WeekDate has won honors from the Calendar Marketing Association for three years and is the brainchild of artist Kay Odell. WeekDates are available at www.weekdate.com. WeekDate is the perfect gift for the holidays. It's different, practical, and the timing is just right to give someone the gift of organization.

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BRAND INFORMATION

WeekDate® is the high-tech calendar for those who love paper planners.

Who wants to write "tae kwon do" over and over and over?

It's likely you've been in this situation before: you're holding the phone between your ear and shoulder and your calendar in the other hand when the voice on the phone tells you that your monthly sales meeting, Johnny's weekly tae kwon do, or your weekly yoga group has been moved to another day of the week. While some scramble through each week or month to make the change, the smart person has a WeekDate® calendar… makes the change once and Voila! – done for the year. WeekDate® takes the stress out of everyday life.

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PRODUCTS:

2011 WeekDate Weekly Planner MSRP: $36.99
2011 WeekDate Hits the Wall Monthly Calendar MSRP: $36.99
WeekDate White! Dry Erase Board Non-Magnetic MSRP: $20.95
WeekDate White! Dry Erase Board Magnetic MSRP: $29.99
WeekDate 13-month Digital Download Weekly Planner: $14.50
I Need From Pad MSRP: $5
What Did I Wear When Pad MSRP: $7.95

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CONTACT INFORMATION

WeekDate

Kodell Art, LLC
154 Greybridge Road
Pelzer, SC 29669
864-243-9776
www.weekdate.com

Press Contact & Interview Requests
Kay Odell
Office: 864-243-9776
[email protected]
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COMPANY INFORMATION: Kodell Art, LLC

Kodell Art, LLC is the company behind WeekDate® and is located in Greenville, South Carolina. Kodell Art was formed in the spring of 2004 in order to provide a business structure for the sale of non-commissioned and commissioned paintings, note cards, and other products featuring the art of Kay Odell. WeekDate was invented and became patent-pending in the fall of 2005 by Kay. To allow for many of the WeekDate covers to feature Kay's art, it was decided that the WeekDate products would be offered under the business enterprise of Kodell Art, LLC. Since that time, Kodell Art has been working to provide additional WeekDate products.

High-res and web-ready images available upon request.

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USEFUL LINKS:

Official WeekDate Website: www.weekdate.com
WeekDate on Twitter: www.twitter.com/weekdate
WeekDate on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/weekdate
WeekDate on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/weekdate

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