Smokestik Electronic Cigarettes Announce New Celebrity Brand Ambassador, Josh Henderson and Unique Product ‘Hendu Elite’

June 10, 2012

Presenting a fresh product created by and named after their new brand ambassador, Josh Henderson, Smokestik debuts the Hendu Elite–a unique, sleek and stylish take on electronic cigarettes.

Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 10, 2012

SmokeStik electronic cigarettes have become increasingly popular amongst Hollywood celebrities, drawing the attention of smokers and non-smokers alike with its abundance of success stories. With much buzz circulating, celebrities including Katherine Heigl, Daniel Sunjata and Josh Henderson have teamed up with the highly acclaimed product to raise awareness, as well as funds for their respective charities. This month, Josh Henderson, a non-smoker, debuts the SmokeStik Hendu Elite with the mission to inspire smokers to lead healthier lifestyles, whilst simultaneously giving back to the community.

Star of TNT´s highly anticipated new series “Dallas,” Josh Henderson, grew up with a strong distaste for traditional cigarettes having been exposed to his mother´s smoking habit during his entire youth. After Josh was introduced to SmokeStik Electronic Cigarettes, he lovingly sent his mother a SmokeStik starter kit in hopes of leading her in the direction of a healthier lifestyle. It wasn´t long before he came to find the highly acclaimed product had aided his mother in quitting smoking entirely. Ecstatic with the results and positive impact SmokeStik had on his mother, Josh became inspired to assist traditional cigarette users in changing their habit from harsh, chemical packed traditional cigarettes. Introducing the Hendu Elite, Josh is determined to actively lead many others away from traditional cigarette use.

“I am proud to take part in SmokeStik´s reputable efforts and be involved with a brand that truly helps traditional cigarette smokers segue into healthier alternatives,” says Smokestik brand ambassador Josh Henderson.

The Hendu Elite is a sleek, cutting edge electronic cigarette reflecting not only Josh´s mission to aid others in leaving traditional cigarettes in the past, but also his style. Unlike other electronic cigarettes, which mirror the look of traditional cigarettes, the Hendu Elite is decorated with a glossy, silver stainless steel finish and adorned with a unique, purple jeweled end which illuminates upon inhalation. With purple being one of his favorite colors, Josh adds an extra touch of his own flair to the tasteful design, naming the electronic cigarette after one of his very own nicknames, “Hendu.”

Josh´s mission in aiding traditional cigarette smokers with the use of the Hendu Elite reaches even further, as Josh has elected to donate a portion of the proceeds to a charity dear to him, The Hollywood Knights. The Hollywood Knights is a charity basketball team committed to giving back and helping the community by traveling the country to raise funds for schools. http://www.hollywoodknights.com

Bill Marangos, CEO of SmokeStik states: “We feel Josh is a great fit for our organization, as he feels strongly about the horrible long term effects of tobacco smoking and is determined to actively promote awareness. We are thrilled to have Josh on board as an ambassador of our product and are excited to work together in spreading the word about the purpose and value of SmokeStik.”

SmokeStik is a world leader in the ever growing electronic cigarette market. For more information about the SmokeStik Hendu Elite, please visit: http://www.smokestik.com/

Press Contact: Celia Atassi EFG::Entertainment Fusion Group catassi(at)efgpr(dot)com 646.336.6420 x 106


Nurturing an impressive body of work that encompasses film and television, Josh Henderson has positioned himself as one of Hollywood´s most promising talents as his career continues to evolve with exciting and challenging projects.

Josh will next be seen starring alongside an all-star cast in the highly anticipated new TNT series “Dallas,” which is an updated version of the beloved 80´s drama. He plays the son of JR Ewing (John Ross Ewing, Jr.) and the show focuses on the offspring of rivals and brothers, JR and Bobby Ewing, who clash over the future of the Ewing dynasty.

Josh won over audiences playing Austin McCann, the bad-boy nephew of Nicolette Sheridan, on popular series “Desperate Housewives” and starred on FX´s critically acclaimed Steven Bochco series “Over There,” playing an ambitious young soldier coping with the tragic consequences of the war in Iraq. His other television roles include a recurring role on the CW drama “90210” and guest starring roles on some of primetime´s most popular shows including “C.S.I.”

Segueing effortlessly between the big and small screen, his recent film credits include Disney´s feature film STEP UP! about a delinquent teen given a second chance, as well as Paramount ´s BROKEN BRIDGE, in which he shares screen time with fellow Oklahoman and country music superstar Toby Keith. He made his film debut in New Regency´s “The Girl Next Door” alongside Elisha Cuthbert and Sony´s remake of the family comedy “Yours, Mine & Ours” with Dennis Quaid and Rene Russo. His other film credit include the thriller “Fingerprints”, “The Jerk Theory,” “April Fool´s Day” and the psychological thriller “Rushlights.”

A native of Texas, Josh was raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma and moved to Los Angeles after winning a talent search for the WB reality show POP STARS. He continues to write and perform music.


Founded in 2008 and available in more than 50 countries worldwide, SmokeStik® has established itself as an industry leader in terms of quality, product innovation and popularity in the electronic cigarette space. SmokeStik® is committed to providing a better, environmentally-friendly alternative to traditional cigarettes. An increase in smoking bans, social awareness and a keen desire to an alternative to tobacco smoking makes SmokeStik® the smarter choice.

SmokeStik® manufactures and distributes its electronic cigarettes in varying nicotine doses and flavors so that smokers can easily transition from harmful traditional smoking to a newly, technologically-advanced and socially acceptable form of tobacco-free smoking.

SmokeStik® also offers a line of accessories that increase convenience. These accessories include carrying cases, additional wall/outlet chargers, car chargers and USB chargers.

For more information on SmokeStik, please visit http://www.SmokeStik.com

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