After his felonious past was revealed and Kim Couture whipped out a restraining order against him, Todd Beard's resignation from Affliction was announced today.
In a news release by Affliction Inc.'s board of directors, Beard publicly apologized to the Coutures --
"I would like to apologize for my comments that may have offended Kim and Randy Couture and Mr. Spira. I had a long-standing relationship with the Coutures and I was deeply and emotionally hurt by some of their recent business decisions. I have only the best of intentions for the success of the Affliction and Xtreme Couture clothing brands and understand that there are personal issues I must address."
and said he is seeking treatment for anger management and alcohol abuse.
Affliction Inc.'s board of directors also clarified that the promotional side of the company, Affliction Entertainment Group LLC, is not controlled by Affliction Inc. Beard nether an officer, director, or a shareholder of Affliction Entertainment Group LLC as stated in several periodicals.
It appears Donald Trump's money and New Jersey gaming license are safe.
- Todd Beard Tenders Resignation From Affliction Inc. (Affliction News Release)