Shareholder Update From Novus' CEO

MIAMI, June 20, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Novus Acquisition & Development Corp (OTC Market:NDEV) Novus' CEO Frank Labrozzi updates shareholders and the investment community regarding their portfolio companies' performance. "Labrozzi states that Baroma, Inc. continues to gather interest and grow."

Baroma an Accountable Care Organizations Now Serve 14% of Americans: The estimate comes from a 2/13 analysis by the consulting firm Oliver Wyman, based on the Department of Health and Human Services' announcement of the latest class of Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) approved to participate in Medicare's ACO programs. The analysis also notes that more than half of the U.S. population now live in localities served by Accountable Care Organizations and almost 30 percent live in areas served by two or more. Oliver Wyman estimates there had been an increase of 40% since 8/12.

428 total ACOs now existing in 49 states: According to a blog by David Muhlestein at, the growth has been substantial, particularly among physicians and hospitals, as evidenced by the blog's adjacent graphic. At this stage the company will increase its beneficiary base by 10% per month.

About Novus

Is a merger and acquisition company where its works with newly acquired companies in branding their products and or services, advertise and market through all media forums, build distribution by funding their efforts through investment and organically. We give our operating companies the resources, services, skills and experience necessary for success in the public market as well as growing their business. Novus selects successful companies then assists these companies with business development and creates profitability and value for our shareholders. The Company's niche is small to medium cap companies that seek to enter the equity markets and want the necessary marketability and deployment of its capitalization structure and its business model.

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An interview was held on May 5, 2013; an archived recorded version can be found on the homepage of Stock Traders Talk at

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CONTACT: Frank Labrozzi, CEO Novus Acquisition & Development Corp 14707 S Dixie Highway Miami, FL 33158 Voice: 305-467-6699 Email: Website: www.ndev.bizSource:Novus Acquisition & Development Corp.