XYIENCE, Daily’s Convenience Stores Host Signings with Mixed Martial Arts Athlete Mark “The Machine” Hominick on Friday, January 20, 2012

LAS VEGAS (January 13, 2012)— XYIENCE, maker of Xenergy, the official energy drink of the UFC, and Daily’s Convenience Stores host Canadian mixed martial arts (MMA) athlete Mark “The Machine” Hominick on Friday, Jan. 20, 2012 at two Daily’s locations in Smryna, Tenn.  Hominick, who fights the UFC’s featherweight division, will sign autographs for fans at the following times and locations:

Daily’s Convenience Store 

500 Stonecrest Parkway

Noon – 1:30 p.m.

Twice Daily’s Convenience Store

500 Sam Ridley Parkway

2:30 – 4:00 p.m.

Hominick’s appearance coincides with UFC® on FX: Guillard vs. Miller that takes place on Jan. 20 at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn.

“I am always excited to meet MMA fans –they have been supportive of my career throughout the years and opportunities like this are a great way to say thanks,” says Hominick, who is slated to face Eddie Yagin at UFC 145 in Montreal on March 24.  “Many thanks to XYIENCE and Daily’s for putting this event together.”

Known for his exceptional skills in kickboxing and Muay Thai, Hominick, 29, has been a professional athlete since 2002.  The Ontario, Canada native grew up training in martial arts and now points to his current job title of UFC fighter as one of his greatest achievements. Along the way, Hominick has held a number of prestigious MMA titles including TKO Featherweight Champion, ISKA Canadian Super Welterweight Kickboxing Champion and IKF North American Super Welterweight Champion.

Hominick currently resides in Ontario with his wife and their young daughter. Along with other UFC fighters, Hominick is involved in a Toronto-area anti-bullying program.

About XYIENCE (pronounced zy-ince)

Headquartered in Las Vegas, XYIENCE products are designed to support an active and healthy lifestyle. For more information, please visit XYIENCE at www.xyience.com. Or connect with XYIENCE on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Xenergy (pronounced zen-er-gy)

Xenergy is the official energy drink of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and is one of the fastest growing brands in its category. The first energy drink created by a nutrition company, Xenergy is a sugar- and calorie-free drink that’s fortified with vitamins. All-natural flavors provide a consistent supply of energy, without the “crash” inherent in most other energy drink brands.  Xenergy Premium flavors include Cherry Lime, Mango Guava, Cran Razz and Blu Pomegranate.  Xenergy Xtreme flavors include Frostberry Blast, Fruit Punch, Orange Fuel and Cherry Rush.  Xenergy is available throughout the United States and Canada.