VANCOUVER, B.C., June 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Harvest One Cannabis Inc. (TSXV:HVST) ("Harvest One" or the "Company") is very pleased to announce the appointment of Lisa Dea as Chief Financial Officer ("CFO"). Ms. Dea will be replacing Mr Kwong Choo as CFO, who will be assuming a new role as Vice President Finance for Harvest One.
Ms. Dea has over 20 years of experience in the finance, securities and accounting fields. Ms. Dea has been the CFO of several TSX and TSX-V listed companies where she was responsible for corporate strategy, all aspects of finance and legal, debt and capital market activities, internal and external public reporting, financial controls, processes and corporate governance. She has been instrumental in helping several companies grow from the development stage to large-scale commercial operations. Prior to her time in industry, Lisa spent eleven years at Deloitte & Touche LLP, achieving the position of Senior Manager. Ms. Dea obtained her Chartered Accountants designation in 1997 and also holds a BComm from the University of British Columbia.
"We are very pleased to welcome someone of Lisa’s caliber to the Harvest One team," says Andreas Gedeon, Managing Director and CEO of Harvest One. "Lisa brings a wealth of financial and strategic experience from several publically listed companies and will be extremely beneficial for the Company as we continue to execute on our growth strategy. Lisa is the final appointment at a corporate level and I am very confident we have assembled an extremely qualified executive team over the last few months to advance the Company's plans in the future."
About Harvest One
Harvest One Cannabis Inc. (TSXV:HVST) controls operations across the entire cannabis value chain through three business units, with Harvest One serving as the umbrella company over horticultural arm United Greeneries and medical arm Satipharm AG. Each business is strategically located in favourable jurisdictions with supportive regulatory frameworks in place. United Greeneries has received a Canadian medicinal cannabis cultivation license, making Harvest One one of only a few companies globally with the capacity to commercially cultivate cannabis in a federally regulated environment.