SOURCE: Monarch America, Inc.

June 26, 2015 09:31 ET

Monarch America's Marijuana Business Consulting Group to Attend the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) Conference in St. Paul, Minnesota

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - Jun 26, 2015) -  Monarch America, Inc. (OTCQB: BTFL) ("Monarch America" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that members of its executive team and marijuana business consulting group will be a attending the 2015 National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) Mid Year Conference in St. Paul, Minnesota, from June 28 - July 1, 2015. Monarch America team members expected to attend the NCAI Mid Year Conference include CEO Eric Hagen, Vice-President Jonathan Hunt, and Native American Tribal Relations Officer Robert Shepherd.

"Marijuana legalization and marijuana business opportunities are expected to be among the most discussed topics at this year's NCAI Mid Year Conference," commented Eric Hagen, CEO of Monarch America. "With delegates from across the country converging on one location, this will be an ideal event for us meet face-to-face with tribal leaders regarding marijuana business design, build, and consulting opportunities on their sovereign lands similar to our partnership with the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe in South Dakota."

Monarch America and the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe ("FSST") recently announced plans to design, construct, and develop of a 10,000 sq. ft. marijuana grow facility to supply a 15,000 sq. ft. on-site retail recreational marijuana consumption lounge, entertainment and gaming center, outdoor patio, and music venue on sovereign trust land adjacent to the Royal River Casino and Hotel in Flandreau, South Dakota. FSST also has the ability to hold large scale outdoor music festivals and camping where onsite marijuana consumption would be legal on over 300 acres of Tribal Trust Land. For additional details, see the June 24, 2015, Monarch America press release "Monarch America Signs Landmark Consulting Agreement for Marijuana Grow Facility with Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe in South Dakota."

In recognition of his outspoken advocacy of marijuana legalization and other tribal economic development initiatives, Anthony Reider, President of the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe, has been selected as one of six panelists to take part in a marijuana focused discussion session at the conference titled "Marijuana and Tax Policy in Indian Country," moderated by Arlan Melendez, Chair, Reno Sparks Indian Colony and John Dossett, General Counsel of the NCAI. Other invited panelists include Timothy Purdon (former U.S. Attorney for North Dakota), Alex White Plume (Oglala Sioux farmer and former Tribal Vice President), Janie Hipp (Director of the Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative, Arkansas School of Law, former Advisor for Tribal Relations to Secretary of Agriculture), Leonard Forsman (Chairman, Suquamish Tribe), and Christina Masse (Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP).

Hagen concluded, "We look forward to our participation at this important conference to help build upon our reputation as a premier marijuana design, build, and consulting group within the native community and to potentially expanding our current list of projects under contract."

About Monarch America, Inc. (BTFL)

Monarch America, Inc. (OTCQB: BTFL) is a fully integrated management and consulting company, delivering trusted high-value products, services, and turnkey solutions to the legal and regulated marijuana and hemp industry. While not directly engaged in the sale of marijuana or hemp, Monarch America is equipped to oversee and manage all facets of retail operations, from property management, and technology and equipment leasing, to inventory control, staffing, and day-to-day operational management. The Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, The Big Tomato, Inc., is a leading supplier of hydroponics & indoor gardening supplies for Denver, Colorado and the surrounding communities since May of 2001. Monarch America also develops and markets various high-quality branded hydroponics and commercial growing products for national distribution.

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