SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- (OTCBB: "NCAP") Northsight Capital, Inc. ("NCAP") announced the signing of Alex Mardikian as the company's new Chief Marketing Officer. Mardikian has in excess of twenty years of brand marketing, manufacturing and data management, experienced in small to medium scale startups in both private and public sectors internationally.
Mardikian is the co-Founder of OBPGlobal, with offices in United States and the Philippines. OBPG specializes as a BPO in digital marketing, data management, advertising, transmedia, research & development, content creation, editorial, graphic design and motion graphics. Clients include the Grammy Label™, assigned by the Recording Academy and CARO Marketing to OBPG.
Previous to that, as a Brand Strategist for MegaUpload.com and Kim Dotcom, Mardikian specialized in organizing and seeing through the implementation and public impact of marketing relations and digital content for the corporate and personal image of the company. During his tenure, the company experienced internet traffic as high as 50 million unique visitors per day. The company had offices in Hong Kong, Philippines and New Zealand.
Mardikian was VP of Diversified Products for ADM works specializing in digital marketing and product development, servicing clients including Disney, Sony, Ford, Lockheed Martin, Pixar, Boeing and Hyundai. ADM is a specialized tooling and composite company, a private sector company leading in advanced product development.
Prior to that he was Chief Creative Officer for IDT Studios and the founder of Quadrophenia, a brand in partnership with The Who and Live Nation.
Mr. Mardikian stated, "When introduced to the broad range of websites Northsight Capital Inc. has developed, I realized that with the right marketing and exposure, they could potentially dominate the marijuana advertising and directory space. The opportunity to use my extensive experience in marketing and product development, along with my contacts in the space, could assist in building a tremendous company with great value. I'm excited to be part this company and to help build value for the shareholders."
John Bluher, NCAP Chief Executive Officer and Board Chairman said "we are thrilled to be working with Alex and to have him fully on board to assist with the launch of our marketing plan and manage the brands for the various websites, some that are launched like www.weeddepot.com and some that are under development."
Weed Depot is a unique first to market smart phone and internet platform geo-mapping for dispensaries, doctors and clinics, head shops, tattoo parlors, and vape lounges. For mobile use www.WeedDepot.com can be downloaded at Apple Apps and Google Play. Weed Depot has an entire platform of content suited for every aspect of advertising and marketing to consumers from all businesses in the cannabis sales or marketing business.
Northsight Capital, Inc. (NCAP) is comprised of a portfolio of online marijuana-related websites that are being developed and operated by the company. These sites will incorporate many aspects of the marijuana industry. The company intends to provide its audience with a means to stay informed on the industry's most cutting edge marijuana-related innovations and legislation. The company's most dynamic concept, WeedDepot.com, provides consumers with a geo-targeted map directory of medical and recreational dispensaries, head shops, doctors, attorneys and more within the marijuana industry. The Weed Depot app can be downloaded for free at the iTunes Store and Google Play. Weed Depot has an entire platform of content suited for every aspect of advertising and marketing to consumers from all businesses. Northsight Capital, Inc. sites include: WeedDepot.com, 420careers.com, MarijuanaRecipes.com, RateMyStrain.com and MJbizwire.com
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