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Marijuana Company of America $MCOA Announces the Release of #hempSMART Full Spectrum CBD Drops #MMJ

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 7:49 AM on Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

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  • Released its new Full Spectrum Drops, available in 250mg bottles, enriched with non-psychoactive industrial hemp derived CBD
  • Full Spectrum Drops are now available for purchase by Company affiliates and customers at the Company’s newly redesigned website and sales platform for affiliates at www.hempsmart.com.

ESCONDIDO, CA–(Sep 13, 2017) –  MARIJUANA COMPANY OF AMERICA (“MCOA” or the “Company”) (OTC PINK: MCOA), an innovative cannabis research and development and industrial hemp corporation, is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, hempSMART™, Inc., today released its new Full Spectrum Drops, available in 250mg bottles, enriched with non-psychoactive industrial hemp derived CBD.

After several months of market research, competitive comparison and product formulation, the proprietary hempSMART™ Full Spectrum Drops are now available for purchase by Company affiliates and customers at the Company’s newly redesigned website and sales platform for affiliates at www.hempsmart.com.

The hempSMART™ Full Spectrum Drops are available in four different flavors: lemon, mint, orange and strawberry, and are formulated with phytocannabinoid rich full spectrum hemp CBD oil that is free of the THC isolate, and provides the desired “Entourage Effect” of naturally occurring CBD, Terpenes, and complimentary Cannabinoids.

Commenting on the product release, Tim Alvater, the Company’s head of marketing, stated, “The opportunity to develop products using the finest ingredients, coupled with quality non-psychoactive CBD and a marketing plan developed by top affiliate marketing people with decades of experience, gives us the green light to aggressively open the channels of distribution in the US as well as on a global scale. We are proud to be at the forefront of the industrial hemp derived CBD revolution.”

Paul Vetter, a member of hempSMART’s Product Development Advisory Board, commented: “hempSMART’s proprietary Full Spectrum industrially derived CBD free of the THC isolate, with its full array of naturally occurring terpenes, takes CBD supplementation to a new level.”

Donald Steinberg, CEO of MCOA, who previously created multiple affiliate based marketing companies, observed: “The public awareness and acceptance of CBD based products is expanding on a global basis, and at hempSMART™ we are prepared to meet this global demand. Along with our team of executives, we have the products in place, the software, the marketing and the affiliate compensation plan to implement our program of market distribution to an affiliate based marketing group promoting our products in the United States.”

About Marijuana Company of America, Inc.
MCOA is a corporation engaged in business including, but not limited to: (1) product research and development of legal hemp-based consumer products containing CBD under the brand name “hempSMART™”, that targets general health and well-being; (2) an affiliate marketing program to promote and sell its legal hemp-based consumer products containing CBD; (3) leasing of real property to separate business entities engaged in the growth and sale of cannabis in those states and jurisdictions where cannabis has been legalized and properly regulated for medicinal and recreations use; and, (4) the expansion of its business into ancillary areas of the legalized cannabis and hemp industry, as the legalized markets and opportunities in this segment mature and develop.

FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENT
This news release contains “forward-looking statements” which are not purely historical and may include any statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions regarding the future. Such forward-looking statements include, among other things, the development, costs and results of new business opportunities and words such as “anticipate”, “seek”, intend”, “believe”, “estimate”, “expect”, “project”, “plan”, or similar phrases may be deemed “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Actual results could differ from those projected in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors. Such factors include, among others, the inherent uncertainties associated with new projects, the future U.S. and global economies, the impact of competition, and the Company’s reliance on existing regulations regarding the use and development of cannabis-based products. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this news release, and we assume no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those projected in the forward-looking statements. Although we believe that any beliefs, plans, expectations and intentions contained in this press release are reasonable, there can be no assurance that any such beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions will prove to be accurate. Investors should consult all of the information set forth herein and should also refer to the risk factors disclosure outlined in our annual report on Form 10-12G, our quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and other periodic reports filed from time-to-time with the Securities and Exchange Commission. For more information, please visit www.sec.gov.

For more information, please visit the Company’s websites at:
MarijuanaCompanyofAmerica.com
hempSMART.com
agoracom.com/ir/MarijuanaCompanyofAmerica

Marijuana Company of America, Inc.
Investor Relations
1+(888)-777-4362
IR@mcoa.club

Marijuana Company of America $MCOA.us Announces #hempSMART 2.0 With New Website and Affiliate Program

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 8:54 AM on Thursday, September 7th, 2017

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  • Announced a major update of hempSMART™, the Company’s wellness focused Cannabidiol (CBD) marketing and distribution division
  • www.hempSmart.com and its network marketing platform have been completely redeveloped
  • Provides a more user friendly experience to its affiliates and customers

ESCONDIDO, CA–(Sep 7, 2017) – MARIJUANA COMPANY OF AMERICA (“MCOA” or the “Company“) (OTC PINK: MCOA), an innovative cannabis and hemp marketing and distribution company, is pleased to announce a major update of hempSMART™, the Company’s wellness focused Cannabidiol (CBD) marketing and distribution division.

The hempSMART website: www.hempSmart.com and its network marketing platform have been completely redeveloped to provide a more user friendly experience to its affiliates and customers, and to also provide users with the comprehensive tools necessary to succeed in the growing $1.9 Trillion Wellness Industry.

The new website and network marketing platform have a significantly improved design, expanded content and a more user friendly e-commerce platform that offers the ability to easily expand due to the flexibility of the business platform it is built on. Affiliate’s will now experience a more effective, reliable and streamlined sales process to rapidly expand the Company’s consumer base and Affiliate success stories.

The new hempSMART Affiliate sales and distribution method is designed to ensure that our Affiliates play a leading role in the rapidly emerging Cannabidiol (CBD) movement within the Wellness Industry. The Company is in ongoing discussions about expanding internationally into multiple countries in 2018.

“The solid foundation that our new system and online platform offers will enable our Affiliates to fully utilize their abilities to grow their organizations in the U.S. and globally. Our team is in place, our products are being well received in the market, and we are in an industry that is experiencing exponential growth. We are building a strong foundation of technology, products and a strategic marketing plan that is designed to offer great benefits to our Affiliates who are the key to our success. We look forward to a robust and exciting time for our company,” said CEO, Donald Steinberg.

About Marijuana Company of America, Inc.

MCOA is a corporation engaged in business including, but not limited to: (1) product research and development of legal hemp-based consumer products containing CBD under the brand name “hempSMART™”, that targets general health and well-being; (2) an affiliate marketing program to promote and sell its legal hemp-based consumer products containing CBD; (3) leasing of real property to separate business entities engaged in the growth and sale of cannabis in those states and jurisdictions where cannabis has been legalized and properly regulated for medicinal and recreations use; and, (4) the expansion of its business into ancillary areas of the legalized cannabis and hemp industry, as the legalized markets and opportunities in this segment mature and develop.

FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENT
This news release contains “forward-looking statements” which are not purely historical and may include any statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions regarding the future. Such forward-looking statements include, among other things, the development, costs and results of new business opportunities and words such as “anticipate”, “seek”, intend”, “believe”, “estimate”, “expect”, “project”, “plan”, or similar phrases may be deemed “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Actual results could differ from those projected in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors. Such factors include, among others, the inherent uncertainties associated with new projects, the future U.S. and global economies, the impact of competition, and the Company’s reliance on existing regulations regarding the use and development of cannabis-based products. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this news release, and we assume no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those projected in the forward-looking statements. Although we believe that any beliefs, plans, expectations and intentions contained in this press release are reasonable, there can be no assurance that any such beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions will prove to be accurate. Investors should consult all of the information set forth herein and should also refer to the risk factors disclosure outlined in our annual report on Form 10-12G, our quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and other periodic reports filed from time-to-time with the Securities and Exchange Commission. For more information, please visit www.sec.gov.

For more information, please visit the Company’s websites at:
MarijuanaCompanyofAmerica.com
hempSMART.com
agoracom.com/ir/MarijuanaCompanyofAmerica

Marijuana Company of America, Inc.
Investor Relations
1+(888)-777-4362
IR@mcoa.club

Namaste Technologies $N.ca Provides Update on CannMart Inc. – Facility is under review #MMJ #Marijuana #Hemp

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 10:40 AM on Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

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  • Received confirmation from Health Canada that the facility acquired in the acquisition of Cannmart Inc. is under the review stage of its application
  • Under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations to become a “sales only” licensed producer of medical cannabis

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 05, 2017 — Namaste Technologies Inc. (“Namaste” or the “Company”) (CSE:N) (FRANKFURT:M5BQ) (OTCMKTS:NXTTF) is pleased to announce that it has received confirmation from Health Canada that the facility (the “Facility”) acquired in the acquisition of Cannmart Inc. (“CannMart”) is under the review stage of its application (the “Application”) under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (the “ACMPR”) to become a “sales only” licensed producer of medical cannabis. Namaste has also engaged David Hyde & Associates to provide security consulting for the Facility and Eurofins Experchem Laboratories Inc. (“Eurofins Experchem”) to consult for CannMart on regulatory compliance.

On August 22, 2017, CannMart received confirmation from Health Canada that it has reached the review stage of the Application, during which Health Canada will be completing a thorough review of the Application. Concurrently, CannMart’s submitted personnel security clearances are being processed. The Security Clearance Application Forms that were submitted as part of the Application will be reviewed for completeness before a request is submitted to the RCMP to conduct a check of the relevant files of law enforcement agencies, including intelligence gathered for law enforcement purposes.

Over the past 4 years, David Hyde & Associates has provided security consulting services to over 165 ACMPR license applicants across Canada, worked with 27 licensed producer sites and attended 22 pre-license inspections with Health Canada. Its 11-member team has extensive experience in security consultation within the regulated medical cannabis sector in Canada and beyond and recently became the first Associate Member of the Cannabis Canada Association.

Eurofins Experchem has been engaged by Namaste to provide regulatory consulting services for CannMart through its final stages of approval from Health Canada. Eurofins Experchem provides a wide range of regulatory and testing services for the Canadian medical cannabis industry, ensuring that facilities comply with the Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations.

Management Commentary

Sean Dollinger, President and CEO of Namaste comments: “We are very excited to make this announcement on the progress of activities with our CannMart facility. We are also very much looking forward to working with the teams from both David Hyde & Associates and Eurofins Experchem Laboratories Inc. to consult for CannMart during this stage and once operations at the Facility begin.”

About Namaste Technologies Inc.

Namaste Technologies Inc. is an emerging leader in vaporizer and accessories space. Namaste has 26 ecommerce retail stores in 20 countries, offers the largest range of brand name vaporizers products on the market and is actively manufacturing and launching multiple unique proprietary products for retail and wholesale distribution. The Company is currently focused on expanding its product offering, acquisitions and strategic partnerships, and entering new markets globally.

On behalf of the Board of Directors

“Sean Dollinger”
Chief Executive Officer
Direct: +1 (786) 389 9771
Email: info@namastevapes.com

Further information on the Company and its products can be accessed through the links below:

www.namastetechnologies.com

www.namastevaporizers.com

www.namastevaporizers.co.uk

www.vaporseller.com

www.everyonedoesit.com

www.everyonedoesit.co.uk

FORWARD LOOKING INFORMATION This press release contains forward-looking information based on current expectations. These statements should not be read as guarantees of future performance or results. Such statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from those implied by such statements. Although such statements are based on management’s reasonable assumptions, Namaste assumes no responsibility to update or revise forward looking information to reflect new events or circumstances unless required by law. Although the Company believes that the expectations and assumptions on which the forward-looking statements are based are reasonable, undue reliance should not be placed on the forward-looking statements because the Company can give no assurance that they will prove to be correct. Since forward looking statements address future events and conditions, by their very nature they involve inherent risks and uncertainties. These statements speak only as of the date of this press release. Actual results could differ materially from those currently anticipated due to a number of factors and risks including various risk factors discussed in the Company’s disclosure documents which can be found under the Company’s profile on www.sedar.com. This press release contains “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended and such forward looking statements are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The CSE has neither reviewed nor approved the contents of this press release.

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Marijuana Company of America $MCOA.us Announces Joint Venture in Canada with Global Hemp Group $GHG.ca $GBHPF #MMJ #Hemp

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 7:54 AM on Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

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  • Announce a Joint Venture with Global Hemp Group Inc.  on its industrial hemp project on the Acadian peninsula of New Brunswick, Canada
  • MCOA has partnered with GHG to assist in developing commercial hemp production in the region

ESCONDIDO, CA–(Sep 5, 2017) – MARIJUANA COMPANY OF AMERICA INC. (“MCOA” or the “Company“) (OTC: MCOA), an innovative cannabis and hemp corporation, is pleased to announce a Joint Venture (“JV”) with Global Hemp Group Inc. (“GHG”) (CSE: GHG) (OTC: GBHPF) on its industrial hemp project on the Acadian peninsula of New Brunswick, Canada.

MCOA has partnered with GHG to assist in developing commercial hemp production in the region. Currently GHG is conducting its first phase hemp cultivation trials on the peninsula (Please visit the following link for updates — https://globalhempgroup.com/trialupdates). The results of these trials will be used to establish commercial cultivation in 2018. In this first year of the JV, MCOA will share the costs of the ongoing hemp trial; provide its expertise in developing hemp cultivation; and, be granted a Right of First Refusal as GHG’s primary off-taker of any raw materials produced from this project. The project is also receiving research support from Collège Communautaire du Nouveau Brunswick (CCNB) located in Bathurst, New Brunswick.

GHG’s Hemp Argo-Industrial Zones, or HAIZ, concept will help create the infrastructure capable of processing all of the industrial hemp plant into a number of different wholesale products. This concept being developed by GHG, will help create jobs for farmers and provide superior sustainable products to the global market. MCOA and GHG also intend to extract cannabinoids like CBD, CBG, and CBN for the development of MCOA’s proprietary line of hempSMART™ cannabinoid based products.

“Global Hemp Group is providing MCOA an opportunity to expand into the hemp market in Canada. We intend to build upon this relationship between our companies and are excited to take part in this project in New Brunswick,” said MCOA’s CEO Donald Steinberg.

About Global Hemp Group Inc.
Global Hemp Group (“GHG”) is a publicly traded company founded in 2012, headquartered in British Columbia, Canada with base operations in Montreal and Southern California. The Company is focused on the production and processing of hemp and cannabis, and collaboration with companies that will enable GHG to develop and implement the Hemp Agro-Industrial Zone concept. Through partnerships, joint ventures and acquisitions, the Company will capture cash flow, revenues and value, and establish a greater collective valuation.

About Marijuana Company of America, Inc.
MCOA is a corporation engaged in business including, but not limited to: (1) product research and development of legal hemp-based consumer products containing CBD under the brand name “hempSMART™”, that targets general health and well-being; (2) an affiliate marketing program to promote and sell its legal hemp-based consumer products containing CBD; (3) leasing of real property to separate business entities engaged in the growth and sale of cannabis in those states and jurisdictions where cannabis has been legalized and properly regulated for medicinal and recreations use; and, (4) the expansion of its business into ancillary areas of the legalized cannabis and hemp industry, as the legalized markets and opportunities in this segment mature and develop.

Forward Looking Statements
This news release contains “forward-looking statements” which are not purely historical and may include any statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions regarding the future. Such forward-looking statements include, among other things, the development, costs and results of new business opportunities and words such as “anticipate”, “seek”, intend”, “believe”, “estimate”, “expect”, “project”, “plan”, or similar phrases may be deemed “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Actual results could differ from those projected in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors. Such factors include, among others, the inherent uncertainties associated with new projects, the future U.S. and global economies, the impact of competition, and the Company’s reliance on existing regulations regarding the use and development of cannabis-based products. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this news release, and we assume no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those projected in the forward-looking statements. Although we believe that any beliefs, plans, expectations and intentions contained in this press release are reasonable, there can be no assurance that any such beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions will prove to be accurate. Investors should consult all of the information set forth herein and should also refer to the risk factors disclosure outlined in our annual report on Form 10-12G, our quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and other periodic reports filed from time-to-time with the Securities and Exchange Commission. For more information, please visit www.sec.gov.

For more information, please visit the Company’s websites at:
MarijuanaCompanyofAmerica.com
hempSMART.com
agoracom.com/ir/MarijuanaCompanyofAmerica

MARIJUANA COMPANY OF AMERICA INC.
Investor Relations
1+(888)-777-4362
IR@mcoa.club

Invested in #MMJ stocks such as #Cannabis Sativa $CBDS? Check out the world’s largest B2C #Vaporizer company Namaste $N.ca

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 2:43 PM on Friday, September 1st, 2017

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  • World’s Largest E-Commerce B2C Vaporizer Company
  • Record Monthly Sales of CAD$1.349M For June 2017
  • Revenue for AUG 31 2018 expected $24.9 million
  • Owns 26 e-commerce stores in 20 countries
  • Distribution centers in North America, South America, Europe and Asia Pacific
  • Aggressively expanding into manufacturing and wholesaling

Interested AeroGrow $AERO ? Check out Tetra Bio-Pharma $TBP.ca $TBPMF

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 11:47 AM on Tuesday, August 29th, 2017

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WHY TETRA BIO-PHARMA?

  • Only pharmaceutical company to have clinical studies for smoked marijuana;
  • Company is financially sound, with enough cash to pay for the $1.2 million Phase III clinical trials of PPP001.
  • Preparations for the Phase III trial of PPP001 are to start in Q4 2017 with approximately 600 subjects;
  • Focused on expanding commercialization partnerships internationally for product pipeline – Interest has been shown from the USA, Germany, Ireland, Brazil and Mexico;
  • Initial demand forecasted in New Brunswick for PPP001 using the ACMPR license is more than expected
  • Putting in place the necessary manufacturing capabilities to address this increasing demand and to ensure the highest standards of quality control.

Invested in Cannagrow $CGRW.ca ? Check out Tetra Bio-Pharma $TBP.ca

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 9:46 AM on Monday, August 28th, 2017

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Tetra Bio-Pharma Reports Approval by Health Canada of its Phase I Trial of PPP001 (dried Cannabis)

WHY TETRA BIO-PHARMA?

  • Only pharmaceutical company to have clinical studies for smoked marijuana;
  • Company is financially sound, with enough cash to pay for the $1.2 million Phase III clinical trials of PPP001.
  • Preparations for the Phase III trial of PPP001 are to start in Q4 2017 with approximately 600 subjects;
  • Focused on expanding commercialization partnerships internationally for product pipeline – Interest has been shown from the USA, Germany, Ireland, Brazil and Mexico;
  • Initial demand forecasted in New Brunswick for PPP001 using the ACMPR license is more than expected
  • Putting in place the necessary manufacturing capabilities to address this increasing demand and to ensure the highest standards of quality control.

$MCOA recently announced $5 Million fixed funding commitment, Find out more #MMJ #Hemp #Marijuana

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 3:15 PM on Thursday, August 24th, 2017

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RECENT EVENTS

  • Announced $5 Million Fixed Funding Commitment READ MORE
  • Company Announces the Filing of Form 10 Registration Statement with SEC READ MORE
  • Launch of New Website READ MORE
  • Company Invests in Global Payout’s MoneyTrac READ MORE
  • Announced Formation of Strategic Advisory Board READ MORE
  • Finalized Joint Venture Agreement With Bougainville Ventures in Washington State READ MORE 
  • Completed PCOAB Audit READ MORE

Marijuana Company of America $MCOA.us Retained The Brand Law Firm, P.A., And, Craig A. Brand, Esq. #MMJ

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 7:39 AM on Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

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  • Retained Craig A. Brand, Esq., The Brand Law Firm P.A. (TBLF), and his cannabis consulting team to provide specialized legal support
  • Focused on complex business, banking and investments in the cannabis and hemp industry

ESCONDIDO, CA–(Aug 22, 2017) – MARIJUANA COMPANY OF AMERICA, INC. (“MCOA” or the “Company“) (OTC: MCOA), an innovative cannabis and hemp marketing company, is pleased to announce that it has retained Craig A. Brand, Esq., The Brand Law Firm P.A. (TBLF), and his cannabis consulting team to provide specialized legal support.

The Brand Law Firm, P.A. is a specialized law firm focused on complex business, banking and investments in the cannabis and hemp industry with national and international clients spanning across all sectors of the industry. From cultivation and extraction to landlords, dispensaries, product development, taxation and banking to compliance and more, TBLF provides industry expertise and is a leading source of knowledge, skill and experience in the cannabis and hemp industries. The Brand Law Firm and its legal, affiliate and consulting teams have more than 75 years of defense and industry experience, training and knowledge.

Craig A. Brand, Esq. and TBLF will provide MCOA with legal support in the areas of general corporate compliance, cannabis and hemp related matters regarding licensing, applications import/export, state, national and international government relations, regulatory analysis and compliance, securities, taxation, product and brand development, as well as introductions to the top product and service providers in the industry.

“We are very fortunate to have an attorney like Craig Brand and his team at The Brand Law Firm advising the Company in all legal matters. Having an experienced legal team led by Craig to guide us will give our Company team confidence in knowing we will always be compliant,” said CEO Donald Steinberg.

Forward Looking Statements
This news release contains “forward-looking statements” which are not purely historical and may include any statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions regarding the future. Such forward-looking statements include, among other things, the development, costs and results of new business opportunities and words such as “anticipate”, “seek”, intend”, “believe”, “estimate”, “expect”, “project”, “plan”, or similar phrases may be deemed “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Actual results could differ from those projected in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors. Such factors include, among others, the inherent uncertainties associated with new projects, the future U.S. and global economies, the impact of competition, and the Company’s reliance on existing regulations regarding the use and development of cannabis-based products. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this news release, and we assume no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those projected in the forward-looking statements. Although we believe that any beliefs, plans, expectations and intentions contained in this press release are reasonable, there can be no assurance that any such beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions will prove to be accurate. Investors should consult all of the information set forth herein and should also refer to the risk factors disclosure outlined in our annual report on Form 10-12G, our quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and other periodic reports filed from time-to-time with the Securities and Exchange Commission. For more information, please visit www.sec.gov.

For more information, please visit the Company’s websites at:
MarijuanaCompanyofAmerica.com
hempSMART.com
agoracom.com/ir/MarijuanaCompanyofAmerica

Contact:
Marijuana Company of America, Inc.
Investor Relations
1+(888)-777-4362
IR@mcoa.club

Tetra Bio-Pharma $TBP.ca Receives Approval to List on the #TSX-V #MMJ

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 8:09 AM on Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

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  • Approved for trading on the TSX Venture Exchange Under TBP:TSX-V

OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Aug. 16, 2017) – Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc. (“Tetra” or the “Company“) (CSE:TBP)(CSE:TBP.CN)(CNSX:TBP)(TSX VENTURE:TBP)(OTCQB:TBPMF), today announced that its common shares have been approved for trading on the TSX Venture Exchange and that it has applied for voluntary delisting of its common shares from the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE). Tetra’s shares will commence trading on the TSX Venture on the opening of markets on Wednesday, August 16, 2017, under the symbol “TBP”.

“We are pleased to announce that the TSX Venture Exchange has accepted our application for listing,” said Bernard Fortier, CEO of Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc. “We believe this move will enhance trading liquidity and continue to increase market adoption of our business model, thereby enhancing shareholder value. We look forward to aggressively executing our business plan as we build the leading bio-pharmaceutical organization focused on developing medicinal cannabis as pharmaceutical drugs.”

Mr. Fortier further added, “We would like to thank the CSE for all their support and commitment to Tetra these past years in our evolution as an organization.”

About Tetra Bio-Pharma:

Tetra Bio-Pharma is a multi subsidiary publicly traded company (TSX VENTURE:TBP) (OTCQB: TBPMF) engaged in the development of Bio Pharmaceuticals and Natural Health Products containing Cannabis and other medicinal plant based elements.

Tetra Bio-Pharma is focused on combining the traditional methods of medicinal cannabis use with the supporting scientific validation and safety data required for inclusion into the existing bio pharma industry by regulators physicians and insurance companies. More information is available about the company at: www.tetrabiopharma.com.

Source: Tetra Bio-Pharma

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Forward-looking statements

Some statements in this release may contain forward-looking information. All statements, other than of historical fact, that address activities, events or developments that the Company believes, expects or anticipates will or may occur in the future (including, without limitation, statements regarding potential acquisitions and financings) are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are generally identifiable by use of the words “may”, “will”, “should”, “continue”, “expect”, “anticipate”, “estimate”, “believe”, “intend”, “plan” or “project” or the negative of these words or other variations on these words or comparable terminology. Forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond the Company’s ability to control or predict, that may cause the actual results of the Company to differ materially from those discussed in the forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from current expectations include, among other things, without limitation, the inability of the Company, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, GrowPros MMP Inc., to obtain a licence for the production of medical marijuana; failure to obtain sufficient financing to execute the Company’s business plan; competition; regulation and anticipated and unanticipated costs and delays, and other risks disclosed in the Company’s public disclosure record on file with the relevant securities regulatory authorities. Although the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from those described in forward-looking statements, there may be other factors that cause results or events not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. Readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The forward-looking statements included in this news release are made as of the date of this news release and the Company does not undertake an obligation to publicly update such forward-looking statements to reflect new information, subsequent events or otherwise unless required by applicable securities legislation.

Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc.
Edward Miller
Vice President, IR & Corporate Communications
(514) 360-8040 Ext. 203
edward@tetrabiopharma.com