Keynote Speakers Announced for the Network of Employers for Traffic Safety Annual Strength IN Numbers Fleet Safety Benchmark Conference

VIENNA, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Network of Employers for Traffic Safety (NETS) is pleased to announce the keynote speakers for its annual Strength IN Numbers® Fleet Safety Benchmark Conference. The conference will take place October 9th and 10th at the Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel in Arlington, Virginia. NETS annual conference is an opportunity to share road…

IGC Reports Financial Results for the Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 2019

BETHESDA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–India Globalization Capital, Inc. (NYSEAM: IGC) announces its financial results for the Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 2019. Fiscal 2019 revenue was approximately $5.12 million compared to approximately $2.19 million for Fiscal 2018. In both years, revenue was primarily derived from our India based Infrastructure Business which consists of a) rental of heavy…

22nd Century Group Appoints Michael J. Zercher as Chief Operating Officer

WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE American: XXII), a plant biotechnology company that is a leader in tobacco harm reduction, Very Low Nicotine Content (VLNC) tobacco, and hemp/cannabis research, announced today the appointment of Michael J. Zercher as the Company’s Chief Operating Officer. “Since joining 22nd Century in 2016, Mike has become a highly…

Sage Therapeutics Announces U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration Scheduling of ZULRESSO™ (brexanolone) Injection

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sage Therapeutics (NASDAQ: SAGE), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel medicines to treat life-altering central nervous system (CNS) disorders, today announced that the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has placed ZULRESSO™ (brexanolone) injection into Schedule IV of the Controlled Substances Act. ZULRESSO, which was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on…

Minority Cannabis Business Association and Merida Capital Partners Launch i2 Accelerator to Fast-Track the Development of Minority Businesses in Cannabis Sector

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Minority Cannabis Business Association (MCBA) and Merida Capital Partners (Merida) announced the launch of the Inclusive Industry (“i2”) Accelerator, a program designed to: fast-track the development of minority-owned businesses in the burgeoning cannabis industry by creating meaningful executive mentorship for minorities; increase diversity and inclusiveness in key networks within the cannabis ecosystem;…

Eastside Receives First Distributor Order for “Outlandish” CBD Beverages

PORTLAND, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Eastside Distilling, Inc. (NASDAQ: EAST) today announced it has received its first purchase order for its all-new Outlandish CBD-based beverage. The initial order of the Outlandish 24-pack format, targeted for “on premise” sale and consumption, was placed by Point Blank Distributing for the Outlandish CBD Seltzer and will be sold only in Oregon.…

Tilray® Expands Global Senior Leadership Team with the Appointment of Kristina Adamski as EVP of Corporate Affairs

NANAIMO, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tilray, Inc. (NASDAQ:TLRY), a global pioneer in cannabis production, research, cultivation and distribution, today announced the expansion of its global senior leadership team with the appointment of Kristina Adamski as Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs. In her new role, Kristina will lead Tilray’s corporate affairs team, developing the team globally and overseeing…

Harvest Health & Recreation Bolsters Legal Team with Appointment of General Counsel and Assistant General Counsel

PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc. (CSE: HARV, OTCQX: HRVSF) a vertically integrated cannabis company with one of the largest and deepest footprints in the U.S., announced today the appointment of Nicole Stanton as VP and General Counsel and Allyson Wilcox as Assistant General Counsel. The two important additions expand Harvest’s world class executive team, bolstering its…