SOURCE: GreenGro Technologies

February 29, 2012 08:00 ET

GreenGro Technologies Welcomes New CEO

Engages Emerging Market Expert Don Smith to Make the Company a Leader in This New and Emerging Market

WESTMINSTER, CA--(Marketwire - Feb 29, 2012) - Greengro Technologies Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GRNH) has engaged business entreprenuer Don Smith as Chairman and CEO to lead the company's aggressive growth plan. Smith will replace current CEO Dave Rudat, who will now be Greengro's Chief Financial Officer. Additionaly, Smith has appointed current COO James Haas, Jr. as Chairman of the Greengro Technologies Inc., advisory board, becoming a strategic link between Greengro partners and customers and internal product development.

"We are very excited we could entice Don to the company. His strong sales, marketing, and business development background will give us a strong competitive edge in Greengro's growth plans. He has an exceptional track record across the full spectrum with public company experience, finance, sales, business mergers and acquisitions, and operations. Both myself and the rest of the Greengro team are excited to work with him," said Dave Rudat.

"This is a logical transition for me," said Don Smith. "Greengro has an exciting culture and I want to be part of the vision we discussed when I orchestrated Greengro's purchase of the patented vertical wall system in 2010."

This announcement comes just weeks after Greengro Technologies Inc. opened its new corporate headquarters and sales showroom in Orange County, CA. The company has begun shipments of its industrial and consumer vertical cultivation systems, and has scheduled a series of upcoming events and announcements centered around the company's growth plans.

About GreenGro: GreenGro Technologies is a vertically integrated technology company which designs, manufactures and markets green eco-friendly sustainable vertical cultivation systems. The Company's products and services are targeted toward consumers, nurseries and industrial farming operations. For media information or interview requests, email

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  • Don Smith
    (714)248-9669 fax
    7556 Garden Grove Blvd
    Westminster, CA 92683
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