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Thrive Growing Gets Listed on THE OCMX™

The OCMX™ is pleased to announce the listing of Thrive Growing to its online portal which offers Investors and Advisors the ability to participate in this opportunity.

    TORONTO, ON, March 07, 2019 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Thrive Growing will provide the most advanced cannabis growing technology to the industry. We will: License our Terrace Garden technology, sell equipment to build new and to retrofit existing cannabis facilities and provide management services to operate 3rd party facilities.

Via our Terrace Garden technology and CannaFactory production facility, Thrive Growing offers the most efficient growing system in the world (compared to industry-best published statistics from Aphria, May 2017):

• Lowest operating cost: up to 2.5 times better (direct operating cost/gram produced) than the industry average
• Highest Yield: up to 770 gm (1.7 lb.) flower per square foot per year,
• Expedited growing process produces 6 crops per year
• Least amount of cultivation labor of any growing system
• Saleable extract from roots unique to Thrive

The OCMX™ is pleased to announce the listing of Thrive Growing to its online portal which offers Investors and Advisors the ability to participate in this opportunity.

The OCMX™ has spent considerable time completing its due diligence on Thrive Growing and concluded that there is indeed a tremendous opportunity for Investors and Advisors.

The OCMX™ noted that Thrive Growing exhibits the main components of any solid investment opportunity, namely a solid management team, a great track record, and a number of key competitive advantages.


Douglas James, Chairman and CEO

Chairman and CEO, Douglas James, is a technology entrepreneur who believes that the disciplined search for sustainable solutions creates opportunities, reduces costs and increases availability.

Douglas has over 30 years of experience, working in technology creation and commercialization, holding C roles since 1995. Douglas has been awarded several times for technical developments in photonics and awarded SDTC grant for 'green' agricultural development. He holds a BSc degree, MBA and a PhD.

Stephen Dufresne, CTO

Stephan Dufresne is the Steve Wozniak of Thrive Growing. His desire, determination and innovative thinking has taken rudimentary concepts developed by NASA and developed them into a fully integrated and commercially viable system for growing produce at scale, anywhere on our planet.

In 1998, Mr. Dufresne began experimenting with hydroponic growing in a garage, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Through a series of private and Canadian government funded trials, he transformed rudimentary principles of hydroponic and aeroponic growing into technologies and processes that are the cornerstone of fully developed growing systems for fruit, vegetables and medicinal plants including cannabis.

Stephen developed 3 patent pending technologies for growing greens, strawberries and cannabis with the highest yields currently known to Thrive. He holds a BA and an MBA.

Charles Ramsey, President and COO

Charles Ramsey is an early pioneer in the licit medicinal and recreational cannabis industry. Mr. Ramsey is a driven leader, with over 20 years of experience managing teams and projects that shape the world around us.

Mr. Ramsey is the founder, and former CEO of Agrisoft Development Group, one of the first widely recognized regulatory compliance, seed to sale, software companies to serve cannabis licensees and government agencies. He went on to co-develop the first end-to-end, seed to bank solution for this burgeoning industry, and subsequently sold Agrisoft to KIND Financial, a Microsoft partner company, in 2016.

He is a serial entrepreneur, creating numerous tech companies, utilizing cutting edge biometric authentication solutions for the medical industry. He has been involved with sales and marketing efforts for numerous organizations including Sprint, Sony Electronics, Broadwing Communications, and Velocity Computer Tech.


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