HOUSTON, June 10, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- One World Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:OWOO) announced today that it has appointed former Vice President of Federal, State and Provincial Governmental and Regulatory Affairs for Dow Chemical to its Board of Directors.
"We are very pleased to welcome Wilma to the One World board," said Joanne Melton, CEO of One World Holdings. "Wilma brings deep expertise in corporate governance and global market expansion that will prove invaluable as One World continues its growth trajectory," Melton added.
Wilma Delaney worked for Dow Chemical Company from 1975 until 2002, when she retired. While with Dow Chemical, she held multiple positions, including Vice President of Federal, State and Provincial Governmental and Regulatory Affairs. As head of the central office in Washington, D.C. for ten years, she managed the activities of more than fifty lobbyists and other government and regulatory affairs professionals for all of North America and the territories. Wilma also managed all advocacy initiatives and maintained relationships with members of Congress and Executive branch staff. In addition, she established and coordinated close interactions with national political, governmental and regulatory organizations throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico.
"I believe that One World Holdings, Inc. has identified a significant unmet opportunity in the children's toy market and is in a position to fully capitalize on this opportunity. I have confidence in the ability and integrity of One World management to make the company successful. I am excited to serve on the Board and contribute to that success," said Wilma.
About The One World Doll Project
The One World Doll Project has developed an exciting line of multi-cultural and fashion dolls that it will have a major impact in a vastly underserved market in the months ahead. The Prettie Girls! OWP doll line is unique in their look, their backgrounds and their stories that capture the essence of what every little girl can embrace and relate to. The Prettie Girls! Ms. McBride-Irby, along with the One World Doll Project, believes that little girls and their mothers are looking for images of beauty and fashion that mirror the same colors, shapes and physical characteristics that they themselves possess. During her 15 years at Mattel™, Stacey McBride-Irby designed and created countless fashions and concepts for the iconic Barbie® line.
The mission of the company is to introduce a fresh manner in which mainstream dolls are designed, marketed and integrated into the fabric of America. The One World Doll Project's core mission is to enact the most significant, positive cultural impacts on play and in the doll category in recent history.
More information about One World Holdings, Inc., Stacey McBride-Irby and The One World Doll Project Story and Team can be found at www.oneworlddolls.com.
Mattel, Barbie, So in Style and the Mattel, Barbie and So In Style logos are trademarks of Mattel Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
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