SOURCE: The Amergence Group

The Amergence Group

October 06, 2010 16:10 ET

Amergence Group's Strategic Partner, Altitude Organic™, Signs Binding Letter to Acquire the National Medical Marijuana Association

DENVER, CO and HONG KONG and PHOENIX, AZ--(Marketwire - October 6, 2010) -  The Amergence Group (PINKSHEETS: AMNG), a company that focuses on developing, nurturing, and rapidly expanding selected emerging or "disruptive" companies across a wide range of industries and disciplines, announced today that its strategic partner, Altitude Organic Licensing Corp. has signed a binding letter of intent to acquire the National Medical Marijuana Association LLC. The National Medical Marijuana Association (NMMA) is an ad council and public awareness pioneer for the medical marijuana industry in the United States. The company produced a high quality television commercial that ran throughout the Denver area this last Spring.

The commercial can be viewed here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hXQMsPlKJcc

The National Medical Marijuana Association is currently enlisting corporate sponsors who want to promote products and services related to the medical marijuana industry, while Altitude Organic continues to target new markets around the country. CEO Brian Cook stated, "The medical marijuana industry needs an advocate that can help change attitudes and educate the public about the enormous medical benefits cannabis can have for patients in need. Our acquisition of the NMMA will allow us to educate and change attitudes across the country using the 'I'm a Patient' T.V. commercial campaign. Air time can be paid for by sponsors and revenue will be generated in each new medical marijuana market."

To learn more about the National Medical Marijuana Association visit http://nationalmedicalmarijuanaassociation.org/ 

ABOUT THE AMERGENCE GROUP

The Amergence Group's (PINKSHEETS: AMNG) provides valuable advice and support to new businesses with its goal of accelerating their intended plans to introduce edgy, disruptive, and/or innovative technologies to the world market. The Company's 8-year-old Tranzbyte division continues to focus on the development and marketing of its innovative group of optical media enhancement technologies worldwide such as FLASHAlbum, a technology which enables distributors of optic disc media (CDs and DVDs) to combine the best features of both on one USB flash drive.

ABOUT ALTITUDE ORGANIC LICENSING CORPORATION

Altitude Organic Licensing Corporation was founded in Denver during the medical marijuana industry "fever" of early 2010. AO Licensing Corp. generates revenue in the fastest growing industry in the United States without carrying the liability of growing and selling marijuana. The company generates revenue by licensing its "Altitude Organic" Federal Trademark to dispensaries. The company also offers medical cannabis advocacy and consulting services to its licensed dispensaries. The corporate website can be found at: www.AltitudeOrganicMedicine.com.

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Contact Information

  • Company and Contact:
    Peter H. Jacobs
    Managing Director
    md@amergencegroup.com
    14220 N. Northsight Blvd., Suite 139
    Scottsdale, AZ 85260
    (480) 443-1600

    Company and Contact:
    Brian Cook
    President
    info@altitudeorganicmedicine.com
    1716 Boulder St.
    Denver, CO. 80211
    (720) 855-6337