SAN DIEGO, May 18, 2017 -- Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC:MJNA) announced today that its subsidiary Kannaway LLC, the first hemp lifestyle network to offer cannabidiol (CBD) hemp botanical products, is holding its IGNITE! National Convention 2017 in Scottsdale, Arizona, this weekend May 19-20.
The two-day IGNITE! National Convention will include Kannaway leaders and some of Kannaway's highest-performing brand ambassadors discussing best practices for building a better business, including direct sales expert Randy Schroeder, who will discuss his "25 years" training module that he brought to the Company. Attendees will also hear from executive team members, including Kannaway CEO Blake Schroeder, President Brad Tayles and CEO of Kannaway parent company Medical Marijuana, Inc. Dr. Stuart Titus. Kannaway will also be celebrating its "11X Growth" and recognizing special achievements of brand ambassadors at the convention. In addition, Kannaway's charity partner, ECHO Connection, which hosts the world's largest resource for cannabinoid-based research and education, will be on-hand at the convention, along with two ECHO-supported families, to share how donations from Kannaway are being used to support families in need with financial assistance, medical referrals and beneficial products.
"It's an exciting time for Kannaway to be holding this IGNITE! Convention, as we recently celebrated 11X monthly sales growth in our business, including an increase in new Brand Ambassadors to the Kannaway family this year of 341 percent," said Kannaway CEO Blake Schroeder. "We're excited to be recognizing the achievements of those at Kannaway, as we continue to chart our way as pioneers in the CBD hemp oil industry. This convention is a perfect opportunity for the Kannaway family from around the globe to come together and celebrate our landmark achievements this year."
The Company will also announce at the Convention a new addition to its line of lifestyle products.
Prior to the IGNITE! National Convention, Kannaway will be hosting a Black Tie Event on Thursday, May 19th from 6:00-9:00 p.m. for Kannaway's most successful brand ambassadors. Attendees who qualified will benefit from special leadership training and receive VIP seating to the Convention.
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About Kannaway, LLC
Kannaway, LLC is a network sales and marketing company specializing in the sales and marketing of hemp-based botanical products. Kannaway currently hosts weekly online sales meetings and conferences across the United States, offering unique insight and opportunity to sales professionals who are desirous of becoming successful leaders in the sale and marketing of hemp-based botanical products.
About Medical Marijuana, Inc.
Our mission is to be the premier cannabis and hemp industry innovators, leveraging our team of professionals to source, evaluate and purchase value-added companies and products, while allowing them to keep their integrity and entrepreneurial spirit. We strive to create awareness within our industry, develop environmentally-friendly, economically sustainable businesses, while increasing shareholder value. For details on Medical Marijuana, Inc.'s portfolio and investment companies, visit www.medicalmarijuanainc.com.
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