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Flaunt Magazine Appointed Creative Director for Inaugural Ascent Expo, Largest Entertainment and Philanthropy Event of 2015

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Flaunt Magazine (flaunt.com), the leading Los Angeles-based, award-winning lifestyle publication, has announced its creative direction for the Ascent Expo, a three-day innovation summit from February 27 - March 1, 2015, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Flaunt's role will include support of entertainment programming, as well as supervision of Fashion 40, a curation of the city's leading and emerging fashion brands, and an art installation produced by 212 Productions.

Henning Morales, Ascent Expo CEO (a division of eWorld Companies, Inc.) (OTCBB:EWRC), has stated that the summit is intended to be the largest gathering of its kind in 2015. It will combine cultural creativity, conscientious capitalism, and philanthropy to explore the future of commerce, sustainability, environmentalism, health, and self-actualization. Ascent Expo anticipates hosting over 400 exhibitors, covering more than 140,000 square feet of exhibition space, which includes center stage for A-list music talent and a 40-ft red carpet for interviews. The three-day event expects to attract between 20,000 and 30,000 guests.

Morales solicited the creative guidance of Flaunt based on the publication's track record of definitive art, photography, social engagement, exclusive events, and its unique point of view on the entertainment industry.

Ascent's opening activities on February 27th will be marked by a keynote speech from Dr. Michael Bernard Beckwith, an American New Thought spiritual leader, author, and founder of the Agape International Spiritual Center in Culver City, California, with a local following estimated in excess of 9,000 members.

Also supporting the Ascent Expo is HEMP, Inc., (OTCBB:HEMP), a producer of non-psychoactive industrial hemp, which will showcase new products made from hemp grown in the U.S. Bruce Perlowin, CEO of Hemp, said, "Next month we will begin operating our new cortication plant in North Carolina, which will ramp up production of hemp for the over 25,000 products that are made from hemp, helping to drive a new, clean, green American Agricultural, and Industrial Revolution. We anticipate many new innovative products and successful joint ventures from the Expo. Our Company mission underscores positive psychology and applying these principles into everyday lives and activities."

About Ascent Expo:

Ascent Expo Mission Statement: To assemble the might of the entertainment industry, innovative corporations, moguls, influential communicators and the media to enjoy, learn, co-create successful ventures, cooperate in facilitating commerce, and empower each other toward a higher consciousness in solving our planet's most important social, environmental and human rights issues. Ascent Expo is a division of eWorld Companies, Inc., a Publicly Traded Company, Stock Symbol: EWRC. Contact@ascentexpo.com

About Flaunt Magazine:

Flaunt Magazine, founded by current CEO, Luis Barajas, is a 15 year-old international lifestyle publication headquartered in Los Angeles, with offices in New York and Paris. The publication was additionally founded by Jim Turner and Long Nguyen, both of whom remain instrumental in the magazine's publishing and creative direction, along with Editor-in-Chief, Matthew Bedard. Flaunt has worked with leading global talent, some of which include Brad Pitt, Penelope Cruz, Kirsten Dunst, Beck, and Kanye West. The magazine has been a definitive leader with interactive paper treatments and creative collaborations with top fashion houses and luxury brands. It is the recipient of numerous awards. Flaunt.com

About 212 Productions:

212 PRODUCTIONS is a boutique production company dedicated to exhibitions and events with fine art integration. The company has been instrumental in introducing and exhibiting leading artists in Latin America. 212 TAG (Talent Agency Group), the company's talent division, manages bookings from national and international artists, including a broad variety of musical acts. The company was founded in 1999 by its current CEO, Ingrid Barajas, alongside partner Abel Gonzalez, COO. Visit: 212productions.com - 212productions.info

CONTACT: Ascent Expo contact: Sandra Sabatini - (800)-568-expo Media Contact: Michael Selsman - Public Communications Co. - ms@publiccommunications.biz Ken Levine - Relevant Media - kenwlevine@gmail.comSource: Ascent Expo