VANCOUVER, Sept. 3, 2018/CNW/ - Namaste Technologies Inc. ("Namaste" or the "Company") (TSXV: N) (FRANKFURT: M5BQ) (OTCMKTS: NXTTF) is pleased to announce that DJ Snoopadelic, an international superstar, entertainment icon and cannabis entrepreneur will join Namaste Technologies at The Namaste Pledge Party, an exclusive, invite only event, on September 12 at New City Gas, Montreal. The music mogul and cannabis enthusiast will perform at the event for the Company's shareholders.
The event will reinforce the strength of Namaste's culture and support from investors, large and small, from across the globe.
Snoop Dogg is the Co-Founder of Merry Jane, the leading global cannabis news and lifestyle media platform. Activism is central to the building blocks of both Namaste Technologies and Merry Jane, with each company taking a proactive role working with the public to provide better information and products for cannabis culture.
The evening will bring together investors, industry friends and surprise performers. Special musical guests from Toronto, APB, are also confirmed to be joining the celebration.
Media are invited to attend and they also have the opportunity to interview Sean Dollinger, CEO and Founder of Namaste, about the Namaste Pledge Party.
Sean Dollinger, President and CEO of Namaste comments: "'We're very excited to thank our shareholders for their support in hosting the Pledge Party featuring DJ Snoopadelic. Snoop is the perfect fit to be aligned with this party. He is one of the most prominent people in the cannabis community, and his POUNDS glassware is also one of the top selling brands in our marketplace."
About Namaste Technologies
Namaste Technologies is Your Everything Cannabis Store™. Namaste operates the largest global cannabis e-commerce platform with over 30 websites in 20+ countries under various brands. Namaste's product offering through its subsidiaries includes vaporizers, glassware, accessories, CBD products, and the company will soon be selling medical cannabis in the Canadian market, subject to approval by Health Canada.
Namaste has developed and acquired innovative technology platforms including NamasteMD.com, Canada's first Health Canada compliant telemedicine application, and in May 2018 the Company acquired a leading e-commerce AI and Machine Learning Company, Findify AB. Findify uses artificial intelligence algorithms to optimize and personalize a consumer's on-site buying experience. Namaste is focused on leveraging its cutting-edge technology to enhance the user experience throughout its platforms. Namaste will continue to develop and acquire innovative technologies which will provide value to the Company and to its shareholders as well as to the broader cannabis market.
About Merry Jane
Merry Jane is the fastest growing media platform and creative agency at the crossroads of pop culture, business, politics, health, and the new generation of sophisticated cannabis culture for all. Through engaging editorial, award-winning original video and live events, MERRY JANE highlights the cannabis lifestyle with ground-breaking news, a cross-platform media network, and interactive tools to explore this new frontier. MERRY JANE has also produced both scripted and non-scripted television shows including "Mary + Jane" on MTV and Emmy-nominated "Martha & Snoop's Potluck Dinner Party" on VH1. MERRYJANE.com
About POUNDS Smoking Accessories
Launched in 2017, Snoop Dogg POUNDS smoking accessories bring an elevated smoking experience to enthusiasts and connoisseurs worldwide. With a premium line of hand-blown borosilicate glass water-pipes, hand-pipes, and bubblers, POUNDS is here to set a new standard for style and functionality. With products for both extracts and dry herb, there's no limit to how high you can go with POUNDS! Stay tuned for the next line of premium glassware launching fall 2018, paying homage to all of Snoop's favourite North American cities. Medicate, elevate, and put it in the air! www.smokingPOUNDS.com
FORWARD-LOOKING INFORMATION This press release contains forward-looking information based on current expectations. These statements should not be read as guarantees of future performance or results. Such statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from those implied by such statements. Although such statements are based on management's reasonable assumptions, Namaste assumes no responsibility to update or revise forward-looking information to reflect new events or circumstances unless required by law. Although the Company believes that the expectations and assumptions on which the forward-looking statements are based are reasonable, undue reliance should not be placed on the forward-looking statements because the Company can give no assurance that they will prove to be correct. Since forward-looking statements address future events and conditions, by their very nature they involve inherent risks and uncertainties. These statements speak only as of the date of this press release. Actual results could differ materially from those currently anticipated due to a number of factors and risks including various risk factors discussed in the Company's disclosure documents which can be found under the Company's profile on www.sedar.com. This press release contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended and such forward-looking statements are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The TSXV has neither reviewed nor approved the contents of this press release.
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For further information: Sean Dollinger, Chief Executive Officer, Direct: +1 604-355-6100, Email: [email protected]