SOURCE: CannaGrow Holdings, Inc.

July 14, 2015 06:30 ET

CannaGrow Holdings Engages TV Personality Cheryl Shuman as Senior Public Relations, Marketing & Media Strategist

CENTENNIAL, CO--(Marketwired - Jul 14, 2015) - CannaGrow Holdings, Inc., (OTC PINK: CGRW), a liaison and consultant providing turnkey solutions to licensed growers, today announced the appointment of Cheryl Shuman as Senior Business Development, Public Relations, Marketing & Media Strategist.

"We are pleased to have engaged TV personality Cheryl Shuman and her well-respected business development firm Cheryl Shuman Inc. to represent our fast growing company," says Delmar Janovec, CEO of CannaGrow Holdings.

As senior strategist for CannaGrow Holdings, Shuman will focus on developing and expanding the Company's communications with the investment community through a comprehensive public relations, marketing and media program. Shuman will also serve as the company's media spokesperson and will conduct marketing, public relations, product placement, and consulting services for CannaGrow Holdings. The partnership gives CannaGrow a "first in line" position for all business development, celebrity, media and product placement opportunities in film, television, music and lifestyle media.

Cheryl Shuman brings her 25 years of skills in public relations, media, product branding, and business development to this new alliance with CannaGrow Holdings. Shuman will share her relationships working with hundreds of both mainstream and cannabis specific media outlets.

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"Our partnership with CannaGrow creates a wonderful opportunity for other ambitious women both domestically and internationally to follow in the footsteps of Pauline Sabin, who in the 1930's led a group of dedicated women to ultimately overturn alcohol prohibition; today, we are making history working towards the end of cannabis prohibition and building successful companies," states Ms. Shuman.

"We are excited to be working with one of the most recognizable faces in the cannabis industry and creating even more awareness for CannaGrow," said CEO Delmar Janovec.

Janovec goes on to say, "CannaGrow Holdings has assembled a very competent team of experts and professionals to assist in our entry into the medical-recreational marijuana industry. Shareholders can expect on-going progress reports as we finalize building plans and submit applications. We are thrilled to have Shuman's team on board and look forward to a long healthy relationship."

About CannaGrow Holdings, Inc.
CannaGrow Holdings, Inc. has entered the medical/recreational cannabis industry as a lessor, liaison, and consultant to licensed growers providing them with turnkey growing facilities in the State of Colorado. The Company intends to expand this business model within this industry as business opportunities evolve whereby providing for the highest return to its shareholders.

CannaGrow Holdings, Inc. is currently working with a website designer to update its website to reflect the new business model that will be forthcoming in the very near future.

CannaGrow Holdings, Inc. does not and will not, until such time as Federal law allows, grow, harvest, distribute or sell marijuana or any substance that violates the laws of the United States of America.

CannaGrow Holdings, Inc. encourages the public to read the above information in conjunction with its year-end statement for December 31, 2014, and the quarterly statements filed in calendar year 2015, at www.otcmarkets.com.

The information contained in this press release may include forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements usually contain the words "may," "could," "possibly," "feel," "estimate," "anticipate," "believe," "expect," or similar expressions that involve risks and uncertainties. These risks and uncertainties include the Company's uncertain profitability, need for significant capital, uncertainty concerning market acceptance of its services, competition, limited service facilities, dependence on technological developments and protection of its intellectual property. The Company's actual results could differ materially from those discussed herein.

About Cheryl Shuman
CEO & Founder Cheryl Shuman Inc.
CEO & Founder Beverly Hills Cannabis Club
Co-Founder & CMO, Heights Resorts
Executive Director of Moms for Marijuana, International

Media personality Cheryl Shuman is the founder and C.E.O. of Cheryl Shuman, Inc. Established in 1984, Cheryl Shuman Inc. is the leading public relations, media, product branding, event production and business development firm focusing on merging mainstream with the cannabis industry. After years of following failed allopathic medicine treatments, she opted for medical cannabis in the form of raw juice and oils as an alternative. Her success using medical cannabis led her to found the Beverly Hills Cannabis Club (www.BHCClub.com). Today, Cheryl is the most visible and recognizable entrepreneur in the marijuana reform movement, recently receiving the 2013 Activist of the Year Award at Seattle HEMPFEST and the 2014 Woman of Influence Award.

Cheryl has reached 100's of millions of viewers worldwide appearing on such mainstream shows as CNN's Piers Morgan Live, The Katie Couric Show, The View, ABC's 20/20, Good Morning America and Fox Business News, to name a few. She was recently featured on the cover of Adweek as Pot's First Marketer (http://www.adweek.com/news/advertising-branding/who-will-become-starbucks-pot-159145), in Elle Magazine as The Most Potent Women in the Pot Industry (http://www.elle.com/culture/career-politics/g8427/leading-women-in-the-pot-industry/) and The Unexpected Rise of the Marijuana Mom (http://www.elle.com/culture/career-politics/a12993/rise-of-the-pot-power-women/), named The Cannabis Queen of Beverly Hills by The New York Times Sunday Magazine (http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/11/magazine/the-cannabis-queen-of-beverly-hills.html), as well as gracing the cover of The London Times Magazine as The Cannabis Queen of Beverly Hills (http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/magazine/article4397255.ece).

Shuman also serves as a Senior Advisor to Jacob Securities Investment Banking firm in Toronto on a $50 million investment fund specifically for Cannabis investments. She recently launched a luxury cannabis conference series to focus on the affluent cannabis market and high-dollar investment vehicles for the rapidly growing space.

Cheryl Shuman is represented for TV, film, book and lecturing deals by the prestigious William Morris Endeavor Agency in Beverly Hills. For more information, please visit http://www.CherylShuman.com.