SAN DIEGO, April 15, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Medical Marijuana Inc. (OTC Pink:MJNA) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary company, HempMeds™, is the sponsor of the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA)’s NCIA “Educational Series” conference in Denver. The conference takes place on Tuesday, April 15th at the Exdo Events Center at 1399 35th St. Denver, Colorado 80205. The NCIA focuses on three key elements: protecting legitimate cannabis businesses, banking access for those businesses, and fair tax policy. The organization’s mission is to lead a unified and coordinated effort to ensure the cannabis industry is treated fairly under federal law. The conference agenda includes an invitation-only reception, business networking, and panel discussion.
“We applaud the efforts of the NCIA and their mission to ensure that responsible and legitimate cannabis-related businesses are treated fairly,” states Charles Vest, VP of Communications for HempMeds™. “As the title sponsor of the NCIA’s Educational Series conference during the historic ‘420 week,’ HempMeds™ is showing support for all cannabis businesses in this rapidly growing and changing industry.”
NCIA member businesses receive two admission tickets. Non-members who wish to attend can register online. Admission is a $75 donation per ticket. All ticket and sponsorship proceeds support the work of the National Cannabis Industry Association.
“HempMeds™ is one of many legitimate cannabis-related businesses nationwide,” Vest continues. “We are actively creating awareness about our unique CBD-rich hemp oil products so that other legitimate cannabis businesses have an opportunity to add variety to their product offerings, regardless of where they are located in the country. And we are thrilled to support an inclusive organization like the NCIA that understands and supports responsible companies invested in cannabis, whether hemp or marijuana.”
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HempMeds™ offers mainstream marketing, sales, customer service, and logistics for the cannabis industry. HempMeds™ is a corporate portfolio company of Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC Pink:MJNA) and the Company’s exclusive master distributor and contracted marketing company. In addition to handling sales and distribution, HempMeds™ is the communication hub for the Medical Marijuana Inc. portfolio of companies.
About Medical Marijuana Inc.
Our mission is to be the premier cannabis and hemp industry innovators, leveraging our team of professionals to source, evaluate and purchase value-added companies and products, while allowing them to keep their integrity and entrepreneurial spirit. We strive to create awareness within our industry, develop environmentally-friendly, economically sustainable businesses, while increasing shareholder value. For more information, please visit the company’s website at: www.MedicalMarijuanaInc.com
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Medical Marijuana Inc. does not sell or distribute any products that are in violation of the United States Controlled Substances Act (US.CSA). The company does grow, sell and distribute hemp-based products and are involved with the federally legal distribution of medical marijuana-based products within certain international markets. Cannabidiol is a natural constituent of hemp oil.
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