WILTON, Conn., July 29, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Green Leaf Innovations, Inc. (OTC Pink: GRLF), provider of services and products to the marijuana industry, today announced that it has been selected for inclusion in The Marijuana Index.
The Marijuana Index is the leading equity-tracking index featuring public companies involved in the legalized marijuana and hemp sector. The Marijuana Index provides the most robust data set in the legal marijuana industry with a perpetually expanding assemblage of information available to brokers, analysts, investors and media.
“Green Leaf Innovations is positioned to take advantage of the tremendous growth in the legal and medical cannabis industry through its two portals 420concept.com and MJ-EXCHANGE.com,” said Joseph Canouse, CEO of Green Leaf. “It will pursue opportunistic ventures to grow revenue and assets in this rapidly expanding sector. Inclusion in The Marijuana Index will expose the company to investors in the sector as well as potential ventures to fund, purchase or collaborate with potential partners.”
Canouse added, “Greenleaf will pursue legal cannabis opportunities and for investors looking to participate in the growth in the sector. For investors looking to profit from the speculation in the industry they will be able to evaluate us among the many other companies in the index.”
“The recent addition of Green Leaf Innovations to The Marijuana Index reflects the positive evolution of the public cannabis marketplace,” said David Friedman, CEO of MJIC Media. “Investors deserve unparalleled information on publicly traded cannabis stocks and we will continually strive to provide coverage of Green Leaf as a means of advancing the industry’s market intelligence.”
About The MJIC Marijuana Index
The MJIC Marijuana Index is the first and only Marijuana Sector Benchmark Index Series, measuring the combined performance of globally listed marijuana stocks. The Index series is calculated by using (Equal-Weight), providing a fair and balanced benchmark calculation methodology, for diverse stocks covered. The index provides existing and prospective investors with a targeted and centralized view of these pioneering securities which are positioned within a multi-billion dollar growth industry. Information and articles are shared from around the web on the business of marijuana as it unfolds throughout the United States and the world. The mission of The Marijuana Index is to become the centralized hub of communication between marijuana, cannabis, and hemp companies and the investment marketplace following the industry.
The Marijuana Index is the leading benchmark for tracking U.S. listed marijuana stocks as the first marijuana equity index of its kind.
About Green Leaf Innovations, Inc.
GRLF has successfully transitioned into a technology/social media provider to the marijuana industry. According to government surveys, some 25 million Americans have smoked marijuana in the past year, and more than 14 million do so regularly despite harsh laws against its use. As more states legalize both medical and recreation marijuana, this multi-billion dollar industry which has operated in the “shadows” will have the same needs as other industries.
GRLF has and is developing services/products to meet some of the industry’s needs. With the successful launch of MJ-Xchange, followed by MJ-Merchant, the Company is now in a position benefit financially. Additionally, GRLF has other products that are near completion and will be unveiling them in near future, including a branded product line, distribution agreements and an ad-server product. GRLF has also established a Colorado subsidiary, MJ Acquisition Corp., to effectuate mergers and acquisitions in the industry. MJ Acquisition is actively reviewing opportunities in both Colorado and Washington.
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