Marijuana Sector Turns Green with High Volume Activity - Company Strengthens Security Platform With Highly Experienced CTO In Cyber Security Industry
CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Marijuana sector trended up on Wednesday as companies aim to strengthen their position in evolving industry: The CannaBusiness Group, Inc. (OTC: CBGI), Hemp, Inc. (OTC: HEMP), MediSwipe, Inc. (OTC: MWIP), GW Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ: GWPH) and Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions (OTC: REFG)
The CannaBusiness Group, Inc (OTC Pink: CBGI) announced today that its subsidiary National Security Solutions, Inc. hired Stuart Volkow has the Chief Technology Officer to oversee and operate the Cyber-Security Division. Mr. Michael Flynn, President of National Security Solutions, stated" We are very pleased with the addition of Stuart Volkow as our Chief Technology Officer, and know he brings along a very extensive background in the Cyber-Security division. This will allow us to offer this service to our Marijuana Dispensary and Grow Operations Security Plan as well as other industries that maintain sensitive data on their networks."
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CBGI's National Security Solutions, Inc. (NSS), objective is independent security advice and implementation. Security consultants specialize in security risk management, security optimization, and security design & engineering with a goal to develop solutions that protect the consumers bottom line from preventable losses.
Hemp, Inc. (OTC Pink: HEMP) this week reported 2013 fourth quarter sales of $722,486, showing quarter-on-quarter increase for the year of 2013. Sales by quarter for the year were $426,321 for the 1st quarter; $534,871 in sales for the 2nd quarter; and, $673,588 sales in for the 3rd quarter. Full-year sales for 2013 of $2,357,266 represent an increase of 26,359% over the previous year. To read the full report, please go to http://finance.yahoo.com/news/hemp-inc-reports-full-fourth-171846434.html.
MediSwipe, Inc. (OTCQB: MWIP) a leader in Compassionate Care Technology and indoor/outdoor agricultural solutions for the medicinal marijuana industry, today announced that the Company has entered into an agreement to purchase an additional eighty acres through its wholly owned subsidiary Agritech Venture Holdings, Inc. for a second managed cultivation facility in Colorado. The Company expects to close on the property within thirty days, contingent upon satisfaction regarding the water rights to the property, standard due diligence and subject to the closing conditions. The additional estimated 80 acres also located in Pueblo County, Colorado will be planned as the Company's second managed facility, bringing total acres and zoned agricultural property managed by MediSwipe to approximately one-hundred and sixty acres through the joint venture recently featured in the Wall Street Journal.
GW Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ: GWPH) a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics from its proprietary cannabinoid product platform, recently provided an update on the Company's cannabinoid pipeline. "While much of the recent attention regarding GW has been associated with our childhood epilepsy and cancer pain development programs, we continue to make great progress with other pipeline programs, further demonstrating the breadth of our proprietary cannabinoid product development platform to yield interesting and therapeutically beneficial product candidates." stated Dr. Stephen Wright, GW's Director of Research and Development. "As GW continues to progress its clinical work with cannabinoids, our pipeline has the potential to yield, as it did with Epidiolex, a flow of exciting new product candidates in a wide variety of therapeutic areas."
Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions (OTC Pink: REFG) a leader in technological solutions for the medical cannabis industry, recently announced it is opening a call center in St. George, Utah. The center will host the company's customer service operations along with its sales and marketing teams. The company will begin selling S2S, its seed-to-sale software, and Ghost Apps, its mobile application and communication solutions. "We are excited about the opportunity to establish a national call center in St. George, known for its very talented and experienced workforce," said Jeremy Roberts, CEO of Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions. "We're also grateful for the support and warm welcome we have received from the community and look forward to being part of the fabric of St. George for many years to come."
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