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 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

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.

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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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www.diego-pellicer.com

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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.

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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 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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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. Announces Record-Breaking Gross Sales In July For Denver Licensee

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. Announces Record-Breaking Gross Sales In July For Denver Licensee

Increasing average ticket sales demonstrate that Diego Pellicer – Colorado is commanding the market


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Aug 08, 2019, 10:37 ET

DENVER, Aug. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Summer is heating up for Diego PellicerColorado and July has proven to be the hottest few weeks for the West Alameda location. Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW), the premium marijuana brand and retail development company, today announced that its Denver licensee has reported record-breaking July sales along with an increase of 8.56 percent in average ticket sales since April, indicating a solid command of the market.

Diego PellicerColorado has clearly proven that premium products plus outstanding customer service and a world-class shopping experience is a winning formula for success,” said Ron Throgmartin, chief executive officer, Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. “Take for example craft cannabis, which is big news in the marketplace right now, but something Diego PellicerColorado has worked hard to curate and make available at all price points. This has helped deliver the premium Diego Pellicer promise to expand its customer base.”

Craft Cannabis for the Connoisseur: Throgmartin Featured in Marijuana Business Magazine
Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. CEO Ron Throgmartin was featured in the August 2019 edition of Marijuana Business Magazine. In the three-page article, Throgmartin shares his expertise on the definition of craft cannabis, retail environments, vertical integration strategies and more. Throgmartin states, “We want to be vertically integrated to the extent we have some protection on pricing, availability and quality, but not to the extent it impedes our promise to the consumer that we’re going to put the best available product on the shelf.”

Read the full article “Craft Doesn’t Have to Mean Overpriced,” on page 68 https://mjbizmagazine.com/digital-issues/2019-07-Aug/.

About Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW)
Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. is the premium marijuana brand 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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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

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

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Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. Accelerates Business Model, Expanding The Brand In Colorado

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. Accelerates Business Model, Expanding The Brand In Colorado

Company deploys capital from the sale of Seattle location into a vibrant cannabis marketplace


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Jul 25, 2019, 09:08 ET

DENVER, July 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW) the premium marijuana brand and retail company, today announced that it is expanding the Diego Pellicer brand in Colorado.

Diego Pellicer Colorado, a DPWW branded operator, has acquired a dispensary located at 2057 S. Broadway, previously occupied by Colorado Wellness. With the legal change of ownership as well as approval by the City of Denver and the State of Colorado, the Diego Pellicer premium branding system is officially expanding to a second retail location in the state. To continue to serve its customers, the new location will remain open while under construction.

“This is great news. We congratulate our Colorado operator on this win and are looking forward to working with them on this second location in Denver,” said Ron Throgmartin, chief executive officer, Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. “Diego Pellicer elevates the cannabis shopping experience and this location is another opportunity to take the brand to a new level. Look for a more modern take on the Diego brand, more retail space, customer-service based technology and even a live viewing room for a boutique cultivation operation.”

A Thriving Cannabis Marketplace
In May 2019, Colorado Governor Polis signed into law House Bill 1090. It is generally referred to as the “Public Company” bill because it allows public companies to own Colorado marijuana licenses for the first time. This law goes into effect on November 1, 2019.

“For DPWW to grow, we need to pursue the next steps which are direct national cannabis ownership and operations, as well as branded cannabis products that will be available at company stores and beyond its branded retail locations,” said Throgmartin. “With House Bill 1090 in Colorado taking effect in November, the state has become an optimal location for our company to reinvigorate expansion and acquisition as it ties in with our corporate strategy.”

Elevating the 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.

The store’s innovative, elegant design, spearheaded by world renowned architect Michael Rotondi and original Apple retail store creative team member Jill Savini, will include cutting edge technology that will cater to the most discerning tastes and those who are eager to discover cannabis.

About Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW)
Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. is the premium marijuana brand and retail company. The company actively seeks to develop and manage high-end, turnkey cannabis retail stores in addition to cannabis products. When federally legal, DPWW is positioned to become a national, vertically integrated marijuana 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

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www.diego-pellicer.com

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Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. Channels Resources to Advance Evolution of Business Model

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. Channels Resources to Advance Evolution of Business Model

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. expands efforts into direct cannabis operation ownership in addition to its national premium, branding and licensing model


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Jul 11, 2019, 09:07 ET

SEATTLE, July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc., (OTCQB: DPWW) the premium marijuana brand and retail company, today announced that it has shifted expansion and ownership priorities to states that allow for direct public company ownership in cannabis licenses and operations.

As part of the focused efforts, DPWW has sold the Seattle leased location, providing $550,000 in capital and executive resources for expansion which the company plans to allocate to its efforts in a new location and cannabis grow facilities in Colorado. Through the conditions of sale in Seattle, DPWW regains the branding rights in the state of Washington – the only state that had been granted exclusive rights to the brand.

“For DPWW to advance and the Diego brand to grow, it’s necessary to pursue direct cannabis operations and ownership,” said Ron Throgmartin, chief executive officer, Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. “DPWW can now advance the company’s business model from a real estate lease-based landlord model to a more profitable, direct ownership in cannabis model. This, in addition to the national premium branding, licensing and royalties model.”

Legislative Advancements in Colorado
At the end of May 2019, Colorado Governor Polis signed into law House Bill 1090. It is generally referred to as the “Public Company” bill because it allows public companies to own Colorado marijuana licenses for the first time. This law goes into effect on November 1, 2019. Colorado’s Marijuana Enforcement Division will establish a working group to meet over the summer and develop regulations.

“We have been working on another Diego location and grow facilities in Denver,” added Throgmartin. “Now, with this latest legislation and full ownership of branding rights in all 50 states, we’re implementing upon a more profitable system for the company in the short and long term.”

About Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW)
Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. is the premium marijuana brand and retail company. The company actively seeks to develop and manage high-end, turnkey cannabis retail stores in addition to cannabis operations and products. When federally legal, DPWW is positioned to become a national, vertically integrated marijuana 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

SOURCE Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc.

#GetPounded To Celebrate 420 At Diego Pellicer – Colorado

#GetPounded To Celebrate 420 At Diego Pellicer – Colorado

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. branded location offers raffle, exclusive deals and more

DENVER (April 9, 2019) – On 420, millions of citizens will show their support for the legalization of cannabis, taking to state capitals in states where the struggle continues and taking to dispensaries where progress has taken place. At the Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW) branded location in Denver, it will be an all-out celebration.

“April 20th isn’t just a date on the calendar. It marks a moment in history when this nation began to realize the benefits of cannabis. We support those who continue the fight in states considering legalization and celebrate with those who had achieved success,” said Ron Throgmartin, chief executive officer, Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc.

#GetPounded in April

Diego Pellicer – Colorado is raffling an entire pound of an exotic flower strain of cannabis to one lucky winner. Each purchase between April 1 and April 30 enters customers into a raffle for a chance to win. The grand prize “pound” winner will receive a total of 16 ounces of marijuana, to be purchased in 16 separate ounce increments for $1 each ($3,840 retail value). The winning name will be drawn on April 30 at 4:20 p.m.

On April 20, the first 250 customers through the door will receive a limited edition gift bag filled with gear from the top names in Colorado cannabis including Nomad, GreenDot, Olio, Loves Oven, Northern Standard, Sweet Grass, Viloa, Cannapunch, Craft and more. The line starts at 7 a.m. on April 20 and the store opens at 8 a.m. The store is located at 2949 West Alameda Ave. in Denver.

Colorado customers can also look for additional deals, coupons and discounts in “Westword” through the store’s “takeover” of the 420 edition of the independent print and digital news source in Denver.

“Colorado has been progressive in understanding of the importance of cannabis,” said Nicholas Jack, chief retail officer, Diego Pellicer – Colorado. “We are proud to be here and celebrate this day.”

Pre-order via the Diego Pellicer – Colorado App

To better serve increasing demand, Diego Pellicer – Colorado has introduced an app for Android. Customers can order from current, in-store inventory, browse the product photo gallery, take a virtual tour of the store, get instant notifications of product specials and stay connected via Facebook, Instagram and YouTube. The app can be downloaded directly at https://co.diego-pellicer.com/android/

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

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. is the premium marijuana brand and management company. In addition to its branded locations in Colorado and Washington, 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 marijuana 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

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

WEBSITE:               www.diego-pellicer.com; co.diego-pellicer.com

Diego Pellicer – Colorado Announces Second Record-Breaking Sales Year on the Heels of Two National Cannabis Business Awards

Diego Pellicer – Colorado Announces Second Record-Breaking Sales Year on the Heels of Two National Cannabis Business Awards

Diego Pellicer seeing green in advance of the holiday rush

DENVER (Dec. 10, 2018) – It is another record-breaking year for Diego Pellicer – Colorado. Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. (OTCQB: DPWW), the premium marijuana brand and management company for Diego Pellicer – Colorado, today announced an outstanding 150 percent increase in gross revenue for the location from Dec. 1, 2017, to Dec. 1, 2018.

This news comes on the heels of Diego Pellicer being honored as the “Best Retail Center” and “Most Valuable Brand of the Year” at the 2018 National Cannabis Business Awards, beating out other highly regarded brands including MedMen™, Lightshade, Olio, LiveWell, The Clinic, The Green Solutions, Euflora and Kind Love.

“It’s clear that the multi-billion dollar cannabis market is growing and so is Diego Pellicer,” said Ron Throgmartin, CEO of Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. “Our premium brand featuring the finest products, exceptional service in an approachable, world-class environment, along with our management leadership and expertise has proven successful.”

Diego Pellicer is actively pursuing opportunities to expand into new markets and retail locations including California. Interested parties are encouraged to connect via the company’s website at www.Diego-Pellicer.com or call Nello Gonfiantini at 775-690-2188.

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

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

URLS:                      www.diego-pellicer.com

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

Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc. is the premium marijuana brand and management company. In addition to its branded locations in Colorado and Washington, 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 marijuana 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.

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