TORONTO, Nov. 2, 2017 /CNW/ - High Hampton Holdings Corp. (CSE: HC) (FSE: 0HCN) ("High Hampton" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has engaged Steve Selleck and Dove Byrne as strategic advisors to the Company.
Mr. Selleck has garnered over 25 years of hands-on experience in the construction and disaster recovery industry. He is the Co-Founder and Managing Director of Strategic Response Partners which has successfully grown into one of the United States' preeminent and largest disaster management firms. Prior to founding Strategic Response Partners, he completed courses in Architecture Design and Structural Engineering and founded his first contracting firm which employed a team of over 60 people. Mr. Selleck's companies have restored over 4,000 properties domestically and internationally.
Mr. Byrne is a professor at the School of Business at Humboldt State University, in the heart of the Emerald Triangle in Northern California, where he teaches accounting, management, and finance. His work as a business consultant includes cash flow analysis, financial modeling, business planning, accounting, budgeting and online services. As a member of the Humboldt Interdisciplinary Institute for Marijuana Research (HiiMR), Mr. Byrne designs, conducts, analyzes, and disseminates research, as well as provides applied expertise to policy makers, researchers, health professionals, businesses, and the media. With cannabis industry ties to Mendocino, Humboldt, and Trinity counties, Mr. Byrne is well established in the Emerald Triangle as a consultant and subject-matter expert.
Brendan Purdy, CEO, commented:
"We continue to build out our advisory team with individuals that we feel bring a specific and essential skillset to the Company's operations. We are excited to add Steve Selleck's extensive project management and construction expertise to board level discussions. Steve will additionally be relied upon to vet contractors, to work directly with our engineering team to minimize capital expenditures, and to reduce the timeframe to completion of the cultivation facility. Dove Byrne is a cannabis expert and is very active with research and policy management. Being a lecturer at Humboldt State and an active member of HiiMR, Dove will provide industry specific insight into future development plans, brand creation, and State-wide licensing opportunities."
About High Hampton
High Hampton is a cannabis sector investment company focused on opportunities in California. The Company's wholly owned subsidiary, CoachellaGro Corp., is a California corporation focused on the development of a 10.8 acre property situated in the proposed cannabis industrial park located in Coachella, California. CoachellaGro is in the application process for a conditional use permit for development of a full-service production facility in order to serve third party state licensed medical marijuana operators. The City of Coachella has been progressive in setting up city ordinance that sets aside 90 acres within which will be a legal framework for the cultivation, production, extraction and transportation of cannabis. The complex is intended to contain all the necessary; security, infrastructure, equipment, labour and skilled management, supplies and ancillary services for a closed loop production process flow.
On behalf of the Board of Directors
High Hampton Holdings Corp.
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