Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. Engages Leading Marketing Agency, Rule of Three

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. taps award-winning creative team of seasoned professionals


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Jan 02, 2020, 12:19 ET

RENO, Nev., Jan. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW) the premium marijuana brand and retail development company, today announced that it has engaged acclaimed marketing and advertising agency Rule of Three (RO3). Building upon Diego’s recently updated brand identity, the Oakland, Calif.-based agency is assisting in solidifying Diego’s vision and mission for national brand expansion as well as preparing company presentations.

“RO3 has a solid reputation working with leading brands in the cannabis space including Harborside and its house brand, Key. Plus, their work with financial technology companies, in the healthcare space and with consumer brands supports Diego’s world-class business model now and for the future,” said Nello Gonfiantini III, chief executive officer of Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. “We’re thrilled to engage such a team of outstandingly creative professionals to assist us as we advance the company and move into direct cannabis ownership, products and operations.”

Building Brands in Cannabis, Curating Company Narratives
RO3 has provided exceptional marketing and advertising services to well-respected companies and brands in the emerging cannabis industry including Key, Harborside, PathogenDX and Holistic Hound. They have benefitted from RO3’s deep experience in communications strategy, branding, website design, along with traditional, digital and social activation.

“RO3 brings well-rounded expertise to Diego that’s above and beyond our in-depth knowledge of cannabis marketing. Our experience across a wide variety of industries brings next-level strategic thinking to deliver positive business impact for Diego,” said David Stolberg, creative director and founder of RO3. “We recognize the growth potential in the cannabis industry and are pleased to support Diego as the brand and company expands.”

About Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW)
Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. is the premium marijuana brand, retail and management company. In addition to its branded locations in Colorado, the company actively seeks to develop and manage high-end, turnkey cannabis retail stores and grow facilities. When federally legal, DPWW is positioned to become a national, vertically integrated cannabis company. To learn more about how to become a branded Diego Pellicer retailer, cultivator or investor visit www.Diego-Pellicer.com.

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Contact: Suzanne Herrick, Fedoruk & Associates, Inc., 612-247-3079, suzanne@fedorukinc.com

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Diego Pellicer Takes Home Top Honor as “Business Of The Year” at The 2019 International Cannabis Business Awards, “CBA Globes”

Diego Pellicer Takes Home Top Honor as “Business Of The Year” at The 2019 International Cannabis Business Awards, “CBA Globes”

Las Vegas, Nev. (Dec. 12, 2019) – Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW) the premium marijuana brand and management company, today announced that Diego Pellicer was awarded the top honor as Business of the Year at the 2019 International Cannabis Business Awards in Las Vegas on Tuesday night. Diego Pellicer received the prestigious CBA Globe Award beating out tough competition including Benzinga, NuWu, Precision Labs and Tilray.

“This is quite the honor for Diego,” said Nello Gonfiantini, CEO of Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. “The CBA Globes are the penultimate in the cannabis industry. Being celebrated as the business of the year underscores the power of Diego’s progressive business model and demonstrates that the industry also recognizes Diego’s business leadership.”

CBA Globes Presented at Exclusive Event in Las Vegas

The CBA Globe award was presented to Nello Gonfiantini, CEO of Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. and Neil Demers, CEO of Diego Pellicer Colorado, at an exclusive black tie event at the Hakkasan in Las Vegas on December 10, 2019. The evening event was packed with the top business executives, trailblazers and thought leaders in the cannabis industry.

“The CBA Globes are the premier awards of the cannabis industry,” said Demers. “We are truly honored to be recognized for our business leadership. While we have known the power of Diego’s business model driven by a world-class customer experience, it’s outstanding to see our peers recognize it as well.”

Topping the 2018 CBA Globes

Just one year prior in Denver, Diego Pellicer took home two Cannabis Business Awards, receiving two CBA Globe awards in the sought-after categories of retail and branding. Diego Pellicer was awarded “Most Valuable Brand of the Year” topping tough national competition including MedMen™, The Clinic, Lightshade and Olio. Diego was also honored as the “Best Retail Center,” defeating other highly regarded names including LiveWell, The Clinic, The Green Solutions, Euflora and Kind Love.

CBA Globes

Since 2011, Chloe Villano and Clover Leaf have been producing the Cannabis Business Awards to honor cannabis professionals deserving of historical recognition and esteemed accolades for industry progression and innovation. The Cannabis Business Awards are presented to cannabis industry businesses, individuals and organizations in both medical and recreational sectors, as well as ancillary industries.

About Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW)

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. is the premium marijuana brand, retail and management company. In addition to its branded locations in Colorado, the company actively seeks to develop and manage high-end, turnkey cannabis retail stores and grow facilities. When federally legal, DPWW is positioned to become a national, vertically integrated cannabis company. To learn more about how to become a branded Diego Pellicer retailer, cultivator or investor visit www.Diego-Pellicer.com.

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Certain statements contained in this press release may be construed as “forward-looking statements” as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 (the “Act”). The words “estimate,” “project,” “intends,” “expects,” “anticipates,” “believes” and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements are made based on management’s beliefs, as well as assumptions made by, and information currently available to, management pursuant to the “safe-harbor” provisions of the Act. These statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those projected on the basis of these statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date made. The Company also undertakes no obligation to disclose any revision to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date made or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.

CONTACTS:           Suzanne Herrick, Fedoruk & Associates, Inc., 612-247-3079, suzanne@fedorukinc.com

Neil Demers, Diego Pellicer Colorado, 720-937-9073, neil@diego-pellicer.com

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Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. Appoints Nello Gonfiantini III As Chief Executive Officer

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. Appoints Nello Gonfiantini III As Chief Executive Officer

Gonfiantini most qualified to lead Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. during its next phase of growth; Company veteran Christopher Strachan joins the board of directors.


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Nov 01, 2019, 17:04 ET

RENO, Nev., Nov. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW) the premium marijuana brand and retail development company, today announced that Nello Gonfiantini III has been named chief executive officer (CEO), replacing outgoing CEO Ron Throgmartin. In addition, Chief Financial Officer Christopher Strachan has joined the board of directors.

As CEO, Gonfiantini brings leadership to Diego’s expanding retail and business opportunities including the company’s plans to acquire more retail locations, cultivation facilities and a marijuana infused product facility in Denver.

“As Diego’s business model has evolved, so is the company’s leadership, charting a course in direct cannabis operations and ownership,” said Nello Gonfiantini III, chief executive officer of Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. “I look forward to driving maximum value for the company in my new role during this next phase of growth.”

Proven Track Record of Growth
A forward-thinking leader in business including financial services, banking, real estate investment and emerging growth companies, Gonfiantini joined Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. in 2016 first as a consultant. He was brought onboard as vice president of real estate in 2017 and was named chief strategy officer and to the board of directors in 2018. Gonfiantini assumed the additional responsibility of chief operating officer earlier this year.

Gonfiantini’s vision in the lending, banking and real estate industries, led to the founding of a successful bank, financial and capital investment organizations including Home Federal Savings Bank of Nevada and Specialty Mortgage Trust, Inc., a real estate investment trust. In 2015, he formed Crystal Bay Financial which assists corporate and real estate clients in finding solutions to complex and multifaceted financial challenges. Gonfiantini holds a BSBA Cum Laude and an MBA from the University of Denver.

Strachan Joins Board of Directors
Christopher Strachan is an accomplished CFO, CEO and manager with 30 years in corporate operations, marketing, securities, finance and 20 years of executive management experience. He has worked largely with developing and startup corporations. Strachan joined Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. as its chief financial officer in February of 2016.

For the past five years, Strachan has served as president of Helisports L.L.C., a business development consulting company. He served as CEO of Rhodes Architectural Stone from 2011 to 2012 and the director of marketing and sales at Glasair Aviation from 2012 to 2014. From 2009 to 2001, Strachan was the director of flight operations and R&D at RotorWay Helicopters. Strachan received a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and economics from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, participated in the Professional Pilot Program at Salt Lake Community College and attended Brigham Young University, studying International Finance.

About Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW)
Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. is the premium marijuana brand, retail and management company. In addition to its branded locations in Colorado, the company actively seeks to develop and manage high-end, turnkey cannabis retail stores and grow facilities. When federally legal, DPWW is positioned to become a national, vertically integrated cannabis company. To learn more about how to become a branded Diego Pellicer retailer, cultivator or investor visit www.Diego-Pellicer.com.

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Certain statements contained in this press release may be construed as “forward-looking statements” as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 (the “Act”). The words “estimate,” “project,” “intends,” “expects,” “anticipates,” “believes” and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements are made based on management’s beliefs, as well as assumptions made by, and information currently available to, management pursuant to the “safe-harbor” provisions of the Act. These statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those projected on the basis of these statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date made. The Company also undertakes no obligation to disclose any revision to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date made or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.

Contacts:

Suzanne Herrick, Fedoruk & Associates, Inc., 612-247-3079, suzanne@fedorukinc.com

Nello Gonfiantini, Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc., 775-690-2188, nello@diego-pellicer.com

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Diego Pellicer Plans to Become a Fully Integrated Cannabis Company

Diego Pellicer Plans to Become a Fully Integrated Cannabis Company

The company has announced several letters of intent to purchase retail, manufacturing and cultivation assets in Colorado.

October 3, 2019

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis signed H.B. 19-1090 into law this past summer, opening the door for outside investment and ownership opportunities in the state’s cannabis market, and Diego Pellicer is in turn launching an M&A strategy to take its business to the next level.

The company, which primarily functions as a cannabis brand and development company, has announced letters of intent to purchase a series of yet-to-be-named assets in Denver: a 3,300-square-foot retail store, a 2,287-square-foot cannabis-infused product manufacturing facility and two cultivation facilities with a total of just under 30,000 square feet of grow space.

“We have a series of assets that we are pursuing currently, both the ones we’ve announced and ones that are still in the pipeline,” Diego Pellicer CEO Ron Throgmartin told Cannabis Business Times. “We’ve been patiently waiting for the Colorado market to open up business to publicly traded companies, which we are on the OTCQB. We’ve had very close ties in the marijuana industry … in Colorado but we’ve never, until the recent passage of H.B. 1090, had the opportunity to directly profit from the sale of marijuana, and this is a major shift for Diego Pellicer.”

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Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. Executes Letter of Intent to Purchase a Second Cannabis Cultivation Facility in Denver

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. aggressively advancing its business model into direct ownership

DENVER (Sept. 25, 2019) – Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW), the premium marijuana brand and development company, today announced that it has executed a letter of intent to purchase a second cannabis cultivation facility in Denver. The fully upgraded, 16,279 square-foot cultivation facility produces approximately 2,650 pounds of medical and recreational cannabis per year.

“We have been aggressively implementing our new business model which includes direct ownership in cannabis operations. Diego Pellicer Worldwide has announced letters of intent to purchase a retail location, processing facility, a cultivation facility and now, this second cultivation facility,” said Ron Throgmartin, chief executive officer, Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. “With this second facility, Diego Pellicer Worldwide will have more than 29,000 square feet of space producing more than 4,500 pounds of cannabis each year. We look forward to working with the Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division to garner approval for Diego Pellicer Worldwide to become a fully licensed cannabis company.”

The letter of intent for the first cannabis cultivation facility in Denver was announced on Sept. 10, 2019. That modern, 13,000 square-foot cultivation facility produces approximately 2,000 pounds of cannabis per year.

The non-binding letter of intent is subject to compliance with the Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division and House Bill 19-1090. The letter of intent will be followed by a contract once rulemaking for Colorado House Bill 19-1090 has concluded and the Marijuana Enforcement Division has issued regulations guiding the process for public companies and out-of-state investors to apply for cannabis licensing ownership. The completed regulations and application process are expected in November 2019 after the final public comment hearing is held on Oct. 8. Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. has been actively engaged in the rulemaking workgroups, working alongside other stakeholders to assist and help complete the rulemaking process.

A Premium Diego Pellicer Cannabis Experience Begins with Outstanding Products

Diego Pellicer branded stores feature the finest products, concierge quality service in an approachable, world-class environment. Diego Pellicer elevates the cannabis shopping experience featuring premium products both cultivated and selected by experts, ensuring that no matter the location, customers can count on Diego Pellicer to deliver the same exceptional customer service, premium cannabis and competitive pricing.

About Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW)

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. is the premium marijuana brand, retail and management company. In addition to its branded locations in Colorado, the company actively seeks to develop and manage high-end, turnkey cannabis retail stores and grow facilities. When federally legal, DPWW is positioned to become a national, vertically integrated cannabis company. To learn more about how to become a branded Diego Pellicer retailer, cultivator or investor visit www.Diego-Pellicer.com.

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Certain statements contained in this press release may be construed as “forward-looking statements” as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 (the “Act”). The words “estimate,” “project,” “intends,” “expects,” “anticipates,” “believes” and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements are made based on management’s beliefs, as well as assumptions made by, and information currently available to, management pursuant to the “safe-harbor” provisions of the Act. These statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those projected on the basis of these statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date made. The Company also undertakes no obligation to disclose any revision to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date made or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.

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CONTACTS:           Suzanne Herrick, Fedoruk & Associates, Inc., 612-247-3079, suzanne@fedorukinc.com

Nello Gonfiantini, Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc., 775-690-2188, nello@diego-pellicer.com

 

WEBSITE:               www.diego-pellicer.com

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Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. Executes Letter Of Intent To Purchase A Marijuana Infused Products Facility In Denver

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. Executes Letter Of Intent To Purchase A Marijuana Infused Products Facility In Denver

Intent to purchase the facility is an integral component in the company’s commitment to become a vertically integrated cannabis company.

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Sep 17, 2019, 09:09 ET

DENVER, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW), the premium marijuana brand and retail development company, today announced that it has executed a letter of intent to purchase a marijuana infused product (MIP) manufacturing facility in Denver. The 2,287 square-foot facility is a brand new, state-of-the-art, division 1/class 1 facility with an office and walk-in vault.

“From cultivation and manufacturing to medical and recreational sales, this latest LOI is a strategic acquisition in our expanded business model  as we become a fully, vertically integrated marijuana company,” said Ron Throgmartin, chief executive officer, Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. “Pending approval from the Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division, Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. will be able to manufacture premium concentrates and marijuana infused products within its own facility, to ensure only the very best premium marijuana infused products are being offered for sale in our world-class retail locations. This is truly a monumental step forward for the company and a blueprint for expansion of our business in states where public company ownership of medical and recreational cannabis operations are permitted by state law.”

The non-binding letter of intent to purchase the MIP is subject to compliance with the Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division and House Bill 19-1090. The letter of intent will be followed by a contract once rulemaking for Colorado House Bill 19-1090 has concluded and the Marijuana Enforcement Division has issued regulations guiding the process for public companies and out-of-state investors to apply for cannabis licensing ownership. The completed regulations and application process are expected in November 2019 after the final public comment hearing is held on Oct. 8. Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. has been actively engaged in the rulemaking workgroups, working alongside other stakeholders to assist and help complete the rulemaking process.

Marijuana Infused Production Facility and Equipment
Included in the letter of intent to purchase the MIP is an extensive list of equipment including a cannabis extraction machine with a recovery pump, fumigation hoods, rotary evaporator, rosin press, isolated grind room/flower preparation room, vacuum oven and more.

Premium Quality from Seed to Sale
Diego Pellicer branded stores feature the finest products and concierge quality service in an approachable, world-class environment. Diego Pellicer elevates the cannabis shopping experience with premium products both cultivated and selected by experts, ensuring that no matter the location, customers can count on Diego Pellicer to deliver the same exceptional customer service, outstanding cannabis and competitive pricing.

About Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW)
Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. is the premium marijuana brand, retail and management company. In addition to its branded locations in Colorado, the company actively seeks to develop and manage high-end, turnkey cannabis retail stores and grow facilities. When federally legal, DPWW is positioned to become a national, vertically integrated cannabis company. To learn more about how to become a branded Diego Pellicer retailer, cultivator or investor visit www.Diego-Pellicer.com.

Safe Harbor Statement
Certain statements contained in this press release may be construed as “forward-looking statements” as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 (the “Act”). The words “estimate,” “project,” “intends,” “expects,” “anticipates,” “believes” and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements are made based on management’s beliefs, as well as assumptions made by, and information currently available to, management pursuant to the “safe-harbor” provisions of the Act. These statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those projected on the basis of these statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date made. The Company also undertakes no obligation to disclose any revision to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date made or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.

CONTACTS:

Suzanne Herrick, Fedoruk & Associates, Inc., 612-247-3079, suzanne@fedorukinc.com

Nello Gonfiantini, Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc., 775-690-2188, nello@diego-pellicer.com

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www.diego-pellicer.com

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Special Report: Cannabis Researchers, Scientists Confront Vaping-Related Lung Disease Debate

Special Report: Cannabis Researchers, Scientists Confront Vaping-Related Lung Disease Debate

Vitamin E acetate, terpene content and the illicit market are in the spotlight, but plenty of unanswered questions remain.

September 10, 2019

At Diego Pellicer in Denver, Colo., dispensary employees are confronting the question that’s landed on the doorsteps of all cannabis businesses in recent weeks: How should the legal cannabis industry engage the sudden rise in vaping-related illnesses in the U.S.?

With five reported deaths, more than 450 other cases of vaping-related illnesses in 33 states and a rollicking series of headlines in national news media, cannabis business owners and scientists are educating a general public—and an industry—that’s not yet entirely informed on vape technologies, the bioactivities of molecules and compounds in vape products and the disparities between the legal and illicit cannabis markets (and the popular e-cigarette market).

Nick Jack, chief retail officer of Diego Pellicer, says that it’s not so much the potential sales hit that has his company worried—rather, it’s the public education gap that’s become clear this summer.

“We are working with our staff to ensure they understand the testing and regulatory procedures that recreational and medical cannabis oil companies must go through before their products are available on our shelves,” Jack says. “It’s important that we’re able to educate the consumer on product safety and regulatory guidelines that help reduce the chance of an unsafe product reaching the market.”

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Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. Executes Letter Of Intent To Purchase Cannabis Cultivation Facility In Denver

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. Executes Letter Of Intent To Purchase Cannabis Cultivation Facility In Denver

Strategic move comes on the heels of news to purchase a cannabis retail location in Denver: Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. advances into direct ownership and operations in cannabis.


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Sep 10, 2019, 09:08 ET

DENVER, Sept. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW), the premium marijuana brand and development company, today announced that it has executed a letter of intent to purchase a cannabis cultivation facility in Denver. The 13,000 square-foot cultivation facility produces approximately 2,000 pounds of cannabis per year.

“Our intent to purchase this cultivation facility complements our intent to purchase the retail location which we announced last week. We have been evolving our business model, fulfilling our commitment to become a vertically integrated premium cannabis company,” said Ron Throgmartin, chief executive officer, Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. “We look forward to working with the Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division to garner approval for Diego Pellicer Worldwide to become a fully licensed cannabis company, including the retail operation and now, this cultivation facility.”

The non-binding letter of intent is subject to compliance with the Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division and House Bill 19-1090. The letter of intent will be followed by a contract once rulemaking for Colorado House Bill 19-1090 has concluded and the Marijuana Enforcement Division has issued regulations guiding the process for public companies and out-of-state investors to apply for cannabis licensing ownership. The completed regulations and application process are expected in November 2019 after the final public comment hearing is held on Oct. 8.

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. has been actively engaged in the rulemaking workgroups, working alongside other stakeholders to assist and help complete the rulemaking process.

A Premium Diego Pellicer Cannabis Experience Begins with Outstanding Products
Diego Pellicer branded stores feature the finest products, concierge quality service in an approachable, world-class environment. Diego Pellicer elevates the cannabis shopping experience featuring premium products both cultivated and selected by experts, ensuring that no matter the location, customers can count on Diego Pellicer to deliver the same exceptional customer service, premium cannabis and competitive pricing.

About Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW)
Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. is the premium marijuana brand, retail and management company. In addition to its branded locations in Colorado, the company actively seeks to develop and manage high-end, turnkey cannabis retail stores and grow facilities. When federally legal, DPWW is positioned to become a national, vertically integrated cannabis company. To learn more about how to become a branded Diego Pellicer retailer, cultivator or investor visit www.Diego-Pellicer.com.

Safe Harbor Statement
Certain statements contained in this press release may be construed as “forward-looking statements” as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 (the “Act”). The words “estimate,” “project,” “intends,” “expects,” “anticipates,” “believes” and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements are made based on management’s beliefs, as well as assumptions made by, and information currently available to, management pursuant to the “safe-harbor” provisions of the Act. These statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those projected on the basis of these statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date made. The Company also undertakes no obligation to disclose any revision to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date made or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.

CONTACTS:      

Suzanne Herrick, Fedoruk & Associates, Inc., 612-247-3079, suzanne@fedorukinc.com

Nello Gonfiantini, Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc., 775-690-2188, nello@diego-pellicer.com

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Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. Executes Letter Of Intent To Purchase Denver Cannabis Retail Operation

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. Executes Letter Of Intent To Purchase Denver Cannabis Retail Operation

Latest strategic move is consistent with Diego Pellicer’s commitment to evolve the company’s business model

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc.

Sep 04, 2019, 09:06 ET

DENVER, Sept. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW), the premium marijuana brand and development company, today announced that it has executed a letter of intent to purchase a cannabis retail store in Denver. The 3,300 square-foot retail location is projected to have gross sales exceeding $8.5 million in 2019 and $9.5 million in gross sales in 2020.

“This is a critical milestone for Diego Pellicer Worldwide. The execution of the LOI in Colorado is the first step in the evolution of our business model. We are delivering on our commitment to become a vertically integrated premium cannabis company. We look forward to working with the Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division to garner approval for Diego Pellicer Worldwide to become a fully licensed cannabis company, that includes direct ownership in cannabis operations,” said Ron Throgmartin, chief executive officer, Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. “For Diego Pellicer Worldwide to continue to grow, we need to pursue these new avenues of ownership as well as branded cannabis products that will be available at company stores and beyond its branded retail locations.”

The non-binding letter of intent is subject to compliance with the Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division and House Bill 19-1090. The letter of intent will be followed by a contract once rulemaking for Colorado House Bill 19-1090 has concluded and the Marijuana Enforcement Division has issued regulations guiding the process for public companies and out-of-state investors to apply for cannabis licensing ownership. The completed regulations and application process are expected in November 2019 after the final public comment hearing is held on Oct. 8.

The Premium Diego Pellicer Cannabis Experience
Whether a new customer or a cannabis connoisseur, Diego Pellicer elevates the cannabis shopping experience, ensuring that no matter the location, customers can count on Diego Pellicer to deliver the same exceptional customer service, premium cannabis and competitive pricing. Diego Pellicer branded stores feature the finest products, concierge quality service in an approachable, world-class environment.

About Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW)
Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. is the premium marijuana brand, retail and management company. In addition to its branded locations in Colorado, the company actively seeks to develop and manage high-end, turnkey cannabis retail stores. When federally legal, DPWW is positioned to become a national, vertically integrated cannabis company. To learn more about how to become a branded Diego Pellicer retailer, cultivator or investor visit www.Diego-Pellicer.com.

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CONTACTS:

Suzanne Herrick, Fedoruk & Associates, Inc., 612-247-3079, suzanne@fedorukinc.com

Nello Gonfiantini, Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc., 775-690-2188, nello@diego-pellicer.com

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