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KonaRed Corporation CEO Interviewed on CEOLIVE.TV

-- Doubling Sales in 2014 Through Major Retail Chains in U.S. --

KOLOA, Hawaii, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KonaRed Corporation (OTCBB/OTCQB: KRED), (www.konared.com)  manufacturers of Antioxidant Juices from the world famous Hawaiian CoffeeBerry®, coffee fruit from Kona, Hawaii, said that its co-founder, CEO and Chairman Shaun Roberts was interviewed by CEOLIVE.TV as part of its Executive Interview Series.


The entire interview is available at http://ceolive.tv/konared-corp/kred-videos/2270-ceolive-tv-interview-shaun-roberts-ceo-of-konared-corp .

In the interview, Shaun Roberts, Founder, CEO and President, details the attributes of the Hawaiian CoffeeBerry® coffee fruit from Kona, Hawaii, explaining the story behind the KonaRed products.  He also says that KonaRed's push to expand its distribution network is on track and is expected to double sales in 2014. Driving these sales upward are the successful efforts of its strategic partner, Splash Beverages, to continue to recruit major distributors and retail chains throughout the U.S. as customers of KonaRed.

"Our campaign of using in store product demonstrations, which hand out a free 2oz. taste sample in the major grocery stores, is a key to increasing sales," Mr. Roberts told Mike Elliott of CEOLIVE.TV.  "I'm confident in achieving our sales goals as once you try it, you will buy it."

KonaRed products are sold in select Kroger locations, Ralphs, Fred Meyer, Vitamin Shoppe, Whole Foods, Safeway, Walmart, 7-Eleven, and many other retail outlets throughout the U.S. and Canada. "We now have three products being displayed on store shelves, original, green tea, and coconut water. Three is a magic number in retailing and is giving us the profile we need to capture consumer interest," Mr. Roberts concluded.

CEOLIVE.TV is an online financial news portal focused on small cap publicly traded companies with a focus on undervalued stocks. Featuring short video interviews with CEOs, CFOs, Board Members and other corporate executives, CEOLIVE.TV gives investors the opportunity to learn about companies directly from the management team as well as access to detailed company profiles, video press releases and sector reports. To learn more, please visit www.ceolive.tv.

About KonaRed Corporation
KonaRed Corporation produces health and wellness nutritional products including beverages and supplements, which bring the attributes of Hawaiian Coffee fruit to an international consumer market. We established our business in August, 2008 and achieved our first sales in February, 2009. In October, 2013 KonaRed went public on the OTCBB/OTCQB trading under the symbol KRED. KonaRed, through a licensing agreement with VDF FutureCeuticals, Inc., utilizes innovative, state of the art, proprietary processes that produce antioxidant extracts and powders from Hawaiian Coffee Fruit, which are used to produce KonaRed's Antioxidant Juices, Organic Green Teas, and On-the-Go Packs. KonaRed Corporation is headquartered in Koloa, Hawaii, and its distribution center is in San Clemente, California.

Forward Looking Statements
Certain information contained in this press release, including any information as to our strategy, plans or future financial or operating performance and other statements that express management's expectations or estimates of future performance, constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Action of 1934. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, are forward-looking statements. The words "believe," "expect," "will," "anticipate," "contemplate," "target," "plan," "continue," "budget," "may," "intend," "estimate," "project" and similar expressions identify forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in the forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, certain delays beyond the company's control with respect to its plans or operations. Our actual results may differ materially from the results anticipated in these forward-looking statements due to a variety of factors, including, without limitation those set forth as "Risk Factors" in our filings with the SEC which can be found at www.sec.gov. There may be other factors not mentioned above or included in the Company's SEC filings that may cause actual results to differ materially from those projected in any forward-looking statement. The Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable law.

For Investor and Media Inquiries, please contact:

KonaRed Corporation Investor Relations
E and E Communications
Paul Knopick
Email: [email protected]
Tel 940.262.3584

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