Award-winning engineer tabbed to help with compliance for iMD
PLACERVILLE, CA, Oct. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - iMD Companies, Inc. (OTC: ICBU) is pleased to announce that Dr. John "Jack" R. Morris has been appointed to the Board of Directors for iMD Companies, Inc. Morris, whose focus will be on bringing greater corporate governance and compliance to the company, joins Larry Robertson and Richard Wilson on the board.
"We feel extremely fortunate to have Dr. Morris on our Board," said Robertson. "iMD Companies is moving forward with growth plans and I am quite confident that he will help take the company to the next level."
Morris earned his doctorate from Rutgers University in Engineering, specializing in materials science. Morris has collaborated on eight successful U.S. patents and has also co-authored three award-winning publications. After spending 21 productive years at General Electric, Lucent Technologies and AT&T Bell Laboratories, Morris moved onto consulting, taking on the role of Chief Technology Consultant at Luminix Lighting/Direct LED.
"With Morris' background in engineering, lighting, manufacturing and operations management, he fits perfectly into our plan," Wilson said. "Dr. Morris has the background, the accolades and the drive to effortlessly step into this new role and help implement iMD's business plan." The Chairman noted that Morris' success with start-up ventures was extremely appealing as the company is always looking to add acquisitions that will strengthen the iMD family of companies.
About iMD Companies, Inc.
iMD Companies, Inc., (OTC MARKETS: ICBU) is a Florida corporation, engaged in the medical diagnostics and health industries. The company has recently re-positioned to be a holding company for acquisitions in the medical and marijuana industry. Recent acquisitions in those areas are R-Quest Hydroponics Inc. from Anything Technologies Media (OTC:EXMT). Greenlinks Inc. and Lumz'n Blooms, Ltd., a Manufacturer of Indoor Gardening and Hydroponics Equipment. The company and the principals of the management team have extensive backgrounds in finance, new technologies, manufacturing, marketing and distribution. ICBU's goal is to create and increase shareholder value by tactically growing our core Hydroponics business while strategically seeking to acquire new businesses and create other business alliances, which generate increased revenues and earnings.
About R-Quest Hydroponics, Inc.
R-Quest Hydroponics, Inc., is a Hardware and Software Manufacturing Company with its headquarters in Placerville, California. R-Quest Hydroponics, Inc. has developed the new Environmental Master Controller EMC-5000 system, which is able to provide constant management for grow room facilities for indoor gardens. The EMC-5000 was developed so that growers can rest easy with the confidence that their crop is in excellent hands. The EMC-5000 is able to regulate and control all aspects of an indoor grow system, including Light cycles to optimize growth, Fans, Nutrient pumps, and CO2 level controls to help manage grow rooms. To see more information on the EMC-5000 go to www.r-questhydro.com
About Lumz'n Blooms, Ltd.
Lumz'n Blooms, LTD's main products allow consumers to "Bring the Sun Indoors". Lighting, ballasts, growing materials are considered the "Pickaxe and Shovel" of the "Green Rush". Over the past 7 plus years Lumz'n Blooms has developed strong distribution channels and today counts Central Garden and Pet, HomeDepot.com, Amazon Prime, Bi-Mart, Orchard Supply as well as hundreds of independent Nursery, Hardware and Hydroponics Retailers among its customers. These established distribution channels, combined with their extensive product line and industry knowledge, makes Lumz'n Blooms a foundational acquisition for building future growth. For more information go to www.Lumz-n-Blooms.com, www.TuckersPride.com and www.InHomeGardening.com
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SOURCE: IMD Companies, Inc.
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