Abattis Bioceuticals Corp.
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Abattis Bioceuticals Corp.

November 17, 2014 09:48 ET

Abattis Names Jaouad Fichtali as Chief Technology Officer

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Nov. 17, 2014) - Abattis Bioceuticals Corp. (the "Company" or "Abattis") (OTCQX:ATTBF) (CSE:ATT), a specialty biotechnology company focused on cultivating, licensing, and marketing proprietary ingredients, bio-similar compounds, equipment, and consulting services to North American medicinal markets, today announced that Jaouad Fichtali will assume the role of Chief Technology Officer of Abattis effective November 17, 2014.

Mr. Fichtali joins the team as a leader in his field in taking biotechnology from concept to sustainable commercialization. He is a global Biotech executive whose background includes successful commercialization and improvements to renewable bio-based materials, food ingredients and health and nutrition products. He has successfully driven multimillion-dollar growth. Mr. Fichtali takes ideas from inception to profitable commercialization by creating innovative solutions. He is known as a strategic leader with deep scientific expertise, and comprehensive business acumen.

Mr.Fichtali has a long-standing business relationship working with Abattis Director Tim Fealy. The Company is pleased to finally have both Mr. Fichtali and Mr. Fealy on the Abattis team.

In announcing the appointment of Jaouad Fichtali, Mike Withrow, Chairman of the Board, stated "Jaouad is a welcome addition to the Abattis group of Companies. His expertise in extraction is hard to find anywhere and we are looking forward to his role as CTO and his input on North American Bioextract."

About Abattis Bioceuticals Corp.

Abattis is a specialty biotechnology company with capabilities through its wholly owned subsidiaries of cultivating, licensing and marketing proprietary ingredients, bio-similar compounds, patented equipment and consulting services to medicinal markets in North America. The Company is positioned to capitalize on the fast growing trend toward marijuana legalization in the United States and for medicinal use in Canada and international jurisdictions, by supplying and partnering with companies to employ its mass cultivation systems, extraction equipment/technology, and strategic marketing support to licensed growers. The Company also has an extensive pipeline of high-quality products and intellectual property for the rapidly expanding botanical drug market. We follow strict standard operating protocols, and adhere to the applicable laws of Canada and foreign jurisdictions. For more information, visit the Company's website at: www.abattis.com.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

"Mike Withrow"

Michael Withrow, President & CEO

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