Golden Leaf Announces Appointement of New Chief Executive Officer

TORONTO, July 19, 2017 /CNW/ - Golden Leaf Holdings Ltd. ("GLH" or the "Company") (CSE:GLH) (OTCQB:GLDFF), a leading cannabis oil solutions company built around recognized brands, announces the resignation of Don Robinson as its Chief Executive Officer and as a member of the board of directors. Mr. Robinson has resigned in order to pursue other interests. The Company is pleased to announce that William Simpson, the current President of GLH, has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer.

Mr. Gary Yeoman commented, "On behalf of the board of directors, I would like to thank Mr. Robinson for his contributions to the Company over the past 2 years."

Mr. Simpson commented, "I am very excited about this opportunity to act as the Company's CEO and I look forward to focusing on bringing cost efficiencies and streamlining the Company's operations in an effort to increase shareholder value."

About Golden Leaf Holdings:

Golden Leaf Holdings Ltd. is one of the largest cannabis oil and solution providers in North America. It's a leading cannabis products company in Oregon built around recognized brands. GLH leverages a strong management team with cannabis and food industry experience to complement its expertise in extracting, refining and selling cannabis oil.

Disclaimer: This press release contains "forward-looking information" within the meaning of applicable securities legislation. Forward-looking information includes, but is not limited to, statements with respect to the Company's future business operation, the opinions or beliefs of management and future business goals. Generally, forward looking information can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "plans", "expects" or "does not expect", "is expected", "budget", "scheduled", "estimates", "forecasts", "intends", "anticipates" or "does not anticipate", or "believes", or variations of such words and phrases or state that certain actions, events or results "may", "could", "would", "might" or "will be taken", "occur" or "be achieved". Forward-looking information is subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, level of activity, performance or achievements of the Company to be materially different from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking information, including but not limited to general business, economic and competitive uncertainties, regulatory risks including market risks, risks inherent in manufacturing operations and other risks of the cannabis industry. Although the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in forward-looking information, there may be other factors that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. There can be no assurance that such information will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward looking information. Forward-looking information is provided herein for the purpose of presenting information about management's current expectations relating to the future and readers are cautioned that such information may not be appropriate for other purpose. The Company does not undertake to update any forward-looking information, except in accordance with applicable securities laws. This Release does not constitute an offer of securities for sale in the United States, and such securities may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an exemption from registration.

SOURCE Golden Leaf Holdings Ltd.

For further information: Investor Relations - U.S.A., Harrison Phillips, Viridian Capital Advisors, LLC, 212-209-3086, hphillips@viridianca.com; Investor Relations - Canada, Paul Searle, Golden Leaf Holdings Ltd., 778-240-7724, psearle@goldenleafholdings.com; Eugene Hill, Chief Financial Officer, Golden Leaf Holdings Ltd., ghill@goldenleafholdings.com


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890