Nick Manning Becomes VP of

Dan Miller

LOS ANGELESNick Manning has signed a mainstream endorsement deal with, a manufacturer and distributor of high-end luxury cell phones and other electronic devices.

Manning, who recently signed a mainstream career management deal with Advanced Management, will serve as the sole celebrity spokesperson for, according to Dr. Brian Ruby, CEO of

"I am proud to call Nick Manning a friend was thrilled when I learned that he had decided to dedicate full attention to his mainstream acting and modeling career," Ruby said. "I realized that Nick is the perfect celebrity endorser had been seeking."

" will benefit greatly from the incessant media attention that is focused on the life and career of Nick Manning. Most people don't know that prior to his career in entertainment, Nick was an extremely successful executive at three Fortune 500 companies. With that in mind, I am excited that Nick accepted my offer to join our board of directors and serve as's vice president and general manager in addition to his role as celebrity spokesman."

Manning told XBIZ, " is a perfect example of the type of company that I desire to lend my image to and to represent. In the dual role of spokesmodel and vice president/general manager I have the ability to impact the success of in a myriad of ways."

He continued, "One of my initial assignments will be to select a female model to shoot the advertising campaign with me. We are also discussing the possibility of an infomercial. I will tweet company developments from @mrnickmanning."