HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Forterus Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: FTER) today announced an agreement to provide national sales and marketing support to Footprints in Recovery, a North Carolina-based addiction treatment center.
Forterus will provide sales and marketing support for Footprints in Recovery's 18-bed facility through A Better Tomorrow Treatment Center Inc., Forterus' fast growing, Southern California-based behavioral healthcare subsidiary, said Paul Howarth, Forterus' CEO.
"A Better Tomorrow's marketing and sales staff already processes nearly 6,000 calls per month, many of which originate on the East Coast, so it will require relatively little effort on our part to refer some of our sales leads to Footprints in Recovery," Howarth said. He added that Forterus is eyeing Footprints as a potential acquisition candidate.
Murrieta, Calif.-based A Better Tomorrow Treatment Center Inc. is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), placing it in the top 5 percent of drug and alcohol treatment centers in California.
Forterus Inc. and its subsidiaries engage in diverse business activities, including behavioral healthcare, intervention services, drug and alcohol rehabilitation, pain management, physical therapy, finance as well as thoroughbred breeding and racing. For more information about Forterus and A Better Tomorrow, please visit their respective websites at http://www.forterus.com and http://www.abttc.com.
Application of the Safe Harbor of the Private Securities Litigation
Reform Act of 1995: This press release contains, and Forterus may from time
to time make, written or oral 'forward-looking statements' within the
meaning of the U.S. federal securities laws, which are made pursuant to the
safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of
1995. All forward-looking statements rely on a number of assumptions
concerning future events and are subject to a number of uncertainties and
other factors, many of which are outside Forterus's and/or its subsidiaries
control that could cause actual results to differ materially from such
statements. In particular, statements using words such as 'may,' 'should,'
'estimate,' 'expect,' 'anticipate,' 'intend,' 'believe,' 'predict,'
'potential,' or words of similar import generally involve forward-looking
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