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Zeel Sponsors Pro Tennis Athlete Steve Johnson At US Open

August 2016

NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Zeel, the creator of Massage On Demand® and the leading provider of same-day in-home massages, is pleased to announce its official sponsorship of another leader, Steve Johnson, the top-seeded male American tennis player and 2016 Olympic bronze medalist, during his bid at the 2016 US Open Tennis Championship.

Johnson, the first professional athlete to be sponsored by Zeel, took home a bronze medal in men's doubles at the 2016 Summer Olympics, and was recently ranked as the top male American player after a victory in the Western & Southern Open.

"Steve Johnson is an extraordinary athlete with a very bright future," said Samer Hamadeh, founder and CEO of Zeel. "We are thrilled to welcome Steve to the Zeel team as he takes his game to the next level. We're looking forward to helping Steve enhance his tennis performance and bounce back from matches with Zeel Massages."

Zeel, founded in 2010, has been delivering the best in on-demand massage since 2012, to customers who include amateur and professional athletes, and weekend warriors. Massage improves athletic performance, reduces pain from muscle soreness, prevents injury, encourages focus, and shortens recovery time – giving an important edge to top athletes like Steve Johnson. Of course, anyone seeking to alleviate the Side Effects of Life® can enjoy the benefits of massage, for reducing muscle pain, boosting circulation, subduing stress, and easing injuries.

"In order to train, recover, and perform at my best, I have always incorporated regular massages into my training," said Johnson, Olympic Bronze Medalist and highest-ranking American tennis player. "But staying late at the training center, going to a spa, or finding a place to go when on the road is time consuming and difficult. With Zeel I just swipe the app and in an hour I can have a massage therapist come to my home or hotel. It's high-quality massage on my own schedule."

Zeel's Massage techniques include Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, prenatal massage, sports massage, and couples massage; for lengths of 60-, 75-, and 90-minutes. Zeel Massages can start as early as 8 am and as late as 10:30 pm, 365 days a year. Zeel promises to a have a massage therapist at your doorstep in as little as one hour from the time you book, or book up to 30 days in advance. Zeel Massage Therapists will bring a five-star, Olympian-quality massage to your home, hotel, workplace, event, or tennis court, at the time and place you choose, complete with massage table. Booking is simple with the Zeel Massage app for iPhone or Android, or on Zeel.com.

About Zeel
Zeel created the Massage On Demand® category in 2012 and was the first company to bring same-day, in-home massages to customers. Zeel is the leading and largest on-demand massage company with more than 7,000 licensed massage therapists in its network. Zeel offers the most reliable on-demand massage service in as little as an hour, or up to a month in advance, seven days a week, 365 days a year, with start times as early as 8 am and as late as 10:30 pm. Zeel delivers the highest quality, five-star massages from licensed, vetted massage therapists to homes, hotels, workplaces, and events. With best-in-class security protocols and white glove customer service, Zeel customers enjoy a massage in the comfort, convenience, safety, and privacy of the place and time of their choosing. Booking, scheduling, and payment are made easy with the Zeel Massage app for iPhone and Android. Zeel is available in 36 U.S. cities and their surrounding areas, with more locations coming soon.