VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 9, 2018: Wildflower Marijuana Inc. (CSE: SUN) (the “Company”) held its Annual and Special Meeting on April 6 where shareholders overwhelming approved to change the Company’s name to “Wildflower Brands Inc.”
The name change was proposed to more align the name with the Company’s business model. The Company has developed its own products under the highly successful Wildflower brand and CBD+ brand where they have won such distinctions as High Times’ second best CBD product for 2017 with its capsules and the second best vaporizer for extreme pain by Herb.co. In addition, Wildflower acquired the highly successful King brand which has sold more than $1M in products in the last 4 months. .
Wildflower has signed an agreement to acquire 16 cannabis licenses in California, an operating dispensary and Los Angeles property with the operating dispensary and cultivation facility. Included in that purchase are unique and recognized brands and products in the Los Angeles market.
Also at the shareholder meeting, shareholders elected a new director, Justin Turnquist. Justin is a successful businessman and investor. He is currently CEO of Turk Inc., a consulting firm to the oil and gas industry for the construction of pipelines and related infrastructure. Bringing his broad business experience and know-how to the Wildflower team, Justin will be a valuable asset.
Wildflower CEO William MacLean stated, “I believe our new name better reflects the vision and business model for Wildflower going forward. We believe Wildflower will be the premier brand in the cannabis sector. If you want to be the premier cannabis brand, you have to be in the largest cannabis market in the world, hence our major expansion into California. I would also like to thank Danna for her time and dedication to Wildflower for the past 4 years and welcome Justin to the Board, I look forward to working with him.”
Wildflower is a cannabis company focused on developing and designing branded cannabis products. Wildflower sells its CBD+ products online and to retailers throughout the US and also produces and markets its THC products in regulated cannabis jurisdictions.
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