THIS AGREEMENT is made and entered into this - day of June, 1997 effective for the term provided herein, by
and between Reliv' International, Inc., an Illinois corporation (the "Company") and Carl W. Hastings (hereinafter
referred to as the "Executive").
WHEREAS, the Executive is presently, and for some time has been, employed as Executive Vice President of
the Company and has been instrumental in the organization and success of the Company;
WHEREAS, the Company desires to be assured of the continued association and services of Executive and
Executive desires to continue in the employment of the Company on the terms provided herein.
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the premises and of the terms, covenants and conditions hereinafter
contained, the parties hereto agree as follows:
1 . Employment, Duties and Authority.
1.1 The Company hereby employs Executive and Executive hereby accepts employment by the Company on the
terms, covenants and conditions herein contained.
1.2 The Executive is hereby employed by the Company as Executive Vice President. The Executive shall have
such duties, responsibilities and authority as the bylaws of the Company shall from time to time provide and as the
Board of Directors of the Company shall from time to time prescribe in writing.
1.3 During the term of Executive's employment hereunder, and subject to the other provisions hereof, Executive
shall devote his full energies, interest, abilities and productive time to the performance of his duties and
responsibilities hereunder and will perform such duties and responsibilities faithfully and with reasonable care for
the welfare of the Company. During the term of his employment hereunder, Executive shall not perform any
services for compensation for any person, firm, partnership, company or corporation other than the Company
without the express written consent of the Board of Directors of the Company.
2. Compensation and Benefits.
2.1 Basic Salary.