FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
urban-gro expands its management team with public finance experience
Lafayette, CO (September 2017) – urban-gro, a leading Cannabis cultivation technologies company delivering best-in-class systems, solutions, and technologies for large-scale commercial cultivators across North America, is pleased to announce the hire of Adam Gutenplan as its Controller. In this role, his responsibilities will include helping to guide the company’s sustained growth by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing financial policies and procedures, as well as protecting urban-gro’s assets by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing internal financial controls.
“Growing as rapidly as we are, urban-gro is pleased to add someone of Adam’s caliber to such a critical role in the company,” said Brad Nattrass, CEO at urban-gro. “He has the right experience and skillset to assist in steering our firm as we transition to a public company.”
Adam Gutenplan graduated from Tulane University, A.B. Freeman School of Business with a degree in Accounting. He started his career with Pricewaterhouse Cooper in New York City where he planned and coordinated engagements for SEC registrants. Most recently he worked at Riveron Consulting, providing services to middle-market private equity funds, mezzanine and senior lenders, family offices, and public and private companies.
“I am excited to join urban-gro during a significant period of growth for the company,” said Gutenplan. “The market for Cannabis is incredibly dynamic and this role represents a huge opportunity to help a leader define a burgeoning market. It’s clear to me that urban-gro has the right talent and strategy in place to succeed.”
urban-gro experts will participate at some of the biggest events in the Cannabis industry, including: Southwest Cannabis Conference and Expo in Phoenix October 12-14 and Marijuana Business Conference and Expo in Las Vegas November 15-17.
urban-gro is a leading cultivation technologies company delivering best-in-class systems, solutions, and technologies to large-scale Cannabis cultivators throughout North America. urban-gro helps growers achieve sustainable scalability via innovative technologies that drive down cost, increase economic yield, and reduce environmental impact. Not only is urban-gro recognized as one of the Cannabis industry’s fastest growing companies, the firm is developing its own innovative cultivation technologies to optimize efficiencies and maximize ROI. Visit www.urban-gro.com to learn more. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
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