Cannabis-focused research and development company The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (TSX: TGOD) (OTCQX: TGODF) this morning announced that Prem Virmani, former senior vice president of global science and research for Cott Beverages, Inc., has been appointed Chair of TGOD’s Beverage Science and Research Division. Per the update, Virmani has over four decades of applicable industry experience, leading development in every major category, including the Sam’s Choice cola program for Walmart, the President’s Choice cola program for Loblaws and other major private label brands for Publix, Wegmans and Safeway. “I am delighted that Prem has joined the TGOD Leadership team,” Csaba Reider, president of TGOD, stated in the news release. “Having worked with him extensively in the past, I am confident he will deliver consumer-preferred beverages across a wide range of categories and occasions. We will deliver maximum value through great-tasting organic edibles & beverages. No one is more qualified than Prem to help us achieve our vision.”
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About the Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd.
The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. is a research & development company licensed under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (“ACMPR”) to cultivate medical cannabis. The company carries out its principal activities producing cannabis from its facilities in Ancaster, Ont., pursuant to the provisions of the ACMPR and the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (Canada) and its regulations. The company grows high quality, organic cannabis with sustainable, all-natural principles. TGOD’s products are laboratory tested to ensure patients have access to a standardized, safe and consistent product. TGOD has a funded capacity of 116,000 kg and is building 970,000 sq. ft. of cultivation facilities in Ontario and Quebec. The company has developed a strategic partnership with Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX: ACB) whereby Aurora has invested approximately C$78.1 million for an approximate 17.5% stake in TGOD. In addition, the company has raised approximately C$315 million dollars and has over 5,000 shareholders. TGOD’s Common Shares and warrants issued under the indenture dated November 1, 2017 trade on the TSX under the symbol “TGOD” and “TGOD.WT”, respectively. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.TGOD.ca
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