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Positive Changes Appoints Lisa Pyne, Vice President of Products & Services

New executive to support the growth and expansion of the national franchise

COLUMBUS, OH (April 2, 2015) - Lifestyle Improvement, LLC, ("Positive Changes Hypnosis Centers"), the nation's only franchise providing wellness through personal coaching and hypnosis, today announced that Lisa Pyne has been appointed Vice President of Products & Services. Ms. Pyne will report directly to Positive Changes CEO, Laurie K. Brunner.

"We are fortunate to have someone of Lisa's talent to support our national expansion. The heart of our franchise is the many thousands of individuals that have achieved their goals for health and wellbeing," says Ms. Brunner. "Maintaining the excellence of our offerings, while at the same time evolving our programs to take advantage of the latest trends in personal coaching, nutrition and overall wellness are critical to our expansion plans. Lisa's leadership skills and experience in bringing compelling and relevant services to market will be a significant value to our clients and our franchisees. We look forward to an exciting future through her contributions," said Ms. Brunner.

Prior to joining Positive Changes, Ms. Pyne was a senior consultant to ESI International, Inc. ("ESI"), where she served as a product marketing and product management leader. ESI is a global company that provides project management training programs to multi-national businesses and the US government. While at ESI, Ms. Pyne designed and launched training measurement services, online collaborative learning products and employee onboarding programs. During her tenure, Ms. Pyne also led ESI sales teams, including Telemarketing and Government Markets groups.

As Vice President of Positive Changes Products & Services, Ms. Pyne will be responsible for all product and program initiatives, including evolving and extending the proven Positive Changes platform of services. She will be responsible for introducing new technologies, assuring excellence in the franchise's personal hypnosis services and advancing its nutritional offerings.

"For years, Positive Changes has been a respected leader in helping individuals achieve overall wellness. This is evident as our clients have successfully overcome challenges of weight, smoking, stress and sleeplessness. It is satisfying to know that so many have both realized their goals and achieved lasting results. This is a company that is on a mission of service and I'm looking forward to supporting the journeys of our clients, as they become their best-selves," said Ms. Pyne.

Ms. Pyne earned a Masters in Marketing and Sales Management from the Johns Hopkins Cary School of Business and a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and French from Juniata College.

Lifestyle Improvement – Positive Changes Hypnosis Centers, LLC
Lifestyle Improvement is the only national franchise that provides clinically proven approaches to achieving wellness through hypnosis and coaching. For nearly 20 years, individuals have achieved measurable life-gains through our holistic programs that address the challenges of weight loss, smoking cessation, stress, sleep and pain management. Thousands across the country have realized their goals and changed their lives for the better. www.positivechanges.com