WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GrowLife, Inc. (OTC: PHOT), the recognized leader in specialty hydroponics and a provider of essential goods for indoor growers, today announced the resignation of Rob Hunt, Executive Vice President of GrowLife, Inc. and President of GrowLife Hydroponics. Mr. Hunt's departure, effective on May 23, 2014 has been formally addressed by a companywide restructure of its leadership team.
The GrowLife team remains tightly united to drive expansion efforts including GrowLife 2.0, despite recent changes. As previously announced, Mr. Hegyi assumes leadership of the Company following Sterling Scott's departure. The Company's successful retail sales operations will continue to be managed by Vice President, Joe Barnes and Regional Director, Jeremy Belmont, following Mr. Hunt's departure. The Company also added financial executive, Mark E. Scott to its Board of Directors. Mr. Scott will help advise strategic growth investments, financial reporting and governance that are critical to the future of the Company.
"We appreciate Mr. Hunt's service to the Company, and his support to ensure a smooth transition at this time," said Marco Hegyi, President of GrowLife. "Mr. Hunt oversaw the sales team, which have consistently hit goals that resulted in record revenue growth. We are confident that the sales team can continue to show strong performance, and push forward our expansion strategies."
The restructured leadership team is well aligned to bring GrowLife 2.0 to market, and remains steadfast to become a major catalyst that accelerates growth in the legal cannabis industry. For more information about GrowLife, Inc., please visit: www.growlifeinc.com.
About GrowLife, Inc.
GrowLife, Inc. (PHOT) (www.growlifeinc.com) develops, markets and deploys products and services addressing the needs of legal cannabis growing and retail operations, including hydroponic growing equipment and retail support software. The Company provides these solutions in our nationwide retail network, as well as online sites Greners.com, Phototron.com and StealthGrow.com. The Company also operates the political and social forum, Cannabis.org.
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