DENVER, Sept. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB:MSRT) and Headset, Inc., a leading business intelligence platform for cannabis-related businesses, are pleased to announce a strategic partnership to expand the functionality and utility of the MassRoots and Headset platforms. Under the terms of their partnership, Headset's base-level intelligence dashboard and menu management software will be integrated with MassRoots for Business. Additionally, Headset's standardized database of products and strains will serve as a foundation for MassRoots' product review system scheduled for release in October 2016.
"This partnership will greatly expand MassRoots' offerings to businesses while accelerating the development of product reviews and live menu pricing," stated MassRoots COO Dan Hunt. "Over the past six years, Cy Scott and the Headset team have shaped the development of the regulated cannabis industry and have gained more insights into the space than nearly anyone else. We could not be more excited to partner with Headset to power the next generation of cannabis technology."
"At Headset, we look forward to providing additional value to the MassRoots for Businesses offering through our technology and services," said Cy Scott, Headset Co-founder and CEO. "We are excited to be working with MassRoots, a company that has built the largest social network of passionate cannabis consumers. We have always admired their bold actions and outspoken support of the cannabis industry when confronted with external challenges and their willingness to take strong positions and galvanize the industry in alignment with common causes."
In 2010, Cy Scott, Brian Wansolich, and Scott Vickers founded Leafly.com and helped build it into one of the world's largest cannabis information websites, successfully exiting to Privateer Holdings in 2011. Recognizing the need for greater business intelligence in the cannabis industry, the Leafly founders started Headset in 2015 to provide businesses with actionable data to enhance their bottom line. For more information, please visit Headset.io.
MassRoots is one of the largest and most active technology platforms for cannabis consumers, businesses and activists with over 900,000 registered users. It is proud to be affiliated with the leading organizations in the cannabis industry, including the ArcView Group and National Cannabis Industry Association. MassRoots has been covered by Fox Business, CNBC, Fortune, Denver Post, and The Financial Times. For more information, please visit MassRoots.com/Investors.
Certain matters discussed in this announcement contain statements, estimates and projections about the growth of MassRoots' business, partnerships, new features, and related business strategy. Such statements, estimates and projections may constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the federal securities laws. Factors or events that could cause our actual results to differ may emerge from time to time. MassRoots undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. The recipient of this information is cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements.
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