CannabisNewsBreaks – Hemptown Organic Corp. Announces Appointment of New Board Member

March 4, 2021 10:06:36

Hemptown, one of the nation’s leading cultivators of feminized hemp, has appointed a new member to its board. Zayn Kalyan joined the board, effective Jan. 29, 2021. With more than eight years of experience working in investment banking and venture capital, Kalyan has served in several business development, executive leadership, financial management and public company board roles. He has been with Hemptown as vice president of corporate finance since late 2018 and has been an essential member of the company’s executive team. His expertise comes from playing a vital role in originating more than $50 million in financing for multiple public and private companies. His demonstrated success in financing large-scale investments makes him an ideal fit to join Hemptown’s Board of Directors. “Mr. Kalyan is joining our Board of Directors during an exciting time as we continue to drive our financial strategy forward to fulfill the purpose of maximizing our shareholder and investor value,” said Hemptown CEO Eric Gripentrog in the press release. “His experience across business development and corporate finance, combined with his proven ability at identifying growth opportunities, developing partnerships and leading initiatives, will help build on Hemptown’s past success and deliver an exciting future for the company. We are thrilled to have Mr. Kalyan aboard.”

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About Hemptown Organics Corp.

Hemptown is a diversified, industry-leading cannabinoid company delivering a diverse product offering across the value chain, in multiple sales channels, to meet the growing global demand for cannabinoid-based products. State of the art cultivation in Oregon’s Rogue Valley, FDA-licensed and cGMP certified product manufacturing, and a strong leadership team with Fortune 500 experience, including Kellogg’s, Nike and Intel, are the pillars for Hemptown’s growth model as the Company pushes into the consumer-packaged goods sectors with top quality white label and branded product lines for the consumer market. For more information about the company visit

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