Alaxo Airway Stents (Alaxo) Announces That Brian Benning, Former National Hockey League (NHL) Defenceman and Edmonton Oiler Alumni President, Has Joined Alaxo
PHOENIX, September 25, 2020 (Newswire.com) - Alaxo Airway Stents (Alaxo) is pleased to announce that Brian Benning has joined Alaxo as a Spokesperson and Ambassador.
"We are excited to welcome Brian as Alaxo’s new Spokesperson and Ambassador,” said Terry Bayliss, CEO of Alaxo. “As we start exploring the athletic and sport potential of our airway stents, Brian brings to the company a wealth of knowledge and professional sports experience, having played in the National Hockey League for 10 years.”
Brian states, “I am excited to join the Alaxo team. As a former professional athlete, I know that athletes are constantly seeking to enhance their performance, fitness and overall health. Alaxo helps provide many health benefits by opening the nasal airway. Nasal breathing improves fitness performance and helps achieve a more restful sleep. As more is learned about the benefits of nasal breathing and nasal nitric oxide, there is a potential for Alaxo to have a major impact on athletic performance in the sports world.”
About Brian Benning
Brian was born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta, into a hockey family. His father, Elmer, was a player scout with the Montreal Canadians. Brian’s brother, Jim, played in the NHL and is currently the President and General Manager for the Vancouver Canucks. Additionally, Brian’s son, Matt, plays professional hockey for the Edmonton Oilers, and younger brother, Mike, plays hockey with the University of Denver Pioneers.
After finishing his own NHL career, Brian settled in Edmonton where he and his wife raised their three children. Brian is a successful businessman and is the owner of Interstate Battery in Northern Alberta and he runs a full-time farming operation. Brian continues to be active in the NHL and is the current President of the Edmonton Oiler Alumni.
Alaxo offers FDA and Health Canada registered, internationally patented, innovative stent-based therapies to support healthy, natural, nasal breathing solutions for snoring, sleep apnea and enhanced athletic performance.
Made of nitinol, a nickel-titanium alloy that has super-elastic characteristics, our innovative stents support the upper airway passage to allow for better airflow and easier breathing.
The Alaxo product line is clinically proven to improve nasal breathing, improve sleep and enhance athletic performance. The AlaxoStent is clinically tested for the treatment of patients struggling with obstructive sleep apnea or snoring.
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