GrowGeneration Corp. (OTCQX: GRWG) announced this morning that the company has hired Yoshi Sakashita to the position of Vice-President of GrowGen Management Corp. GrowGen Management Corp is focused on providing product driven solutions, that lower costs and increases the efficiencies for large commercial cultivation operations.
GrowGeneration Corp. is one of the largest owners and operators of retail hydroponic and organic gardening locations in the United States. GrowGen owns 17 different stores located in Colorado, California, Michigan, Nevada, Rhode Island and Washington. The company sells thousands of products to cultivators of cannabis.
Mr. Sakashita has extensive experience managing cannabis grow equipment companies. His pas experience including his 5 year stint with Gavita International as the Technical Lighting Expert and Scotts Miracle-Gro, which is also one of the top companies in the sector that offers a wide array of cannabis grow equipment.
Yoshi Sakashita gave this statement in the press release:
“The opportunity to work with a growth company, with the vision and mission to develop the first national chain of hydroponic stores and the ability to deliver efficiencies, technology and provide solutions to the end users, drove my decision to accept the position of VP of GrowGen Management Corp. My passion is to help facilities, by bringing efficiencies, technology and techniques, used in traditional horticulture and bring it to the cannabis world will be key to the long-term success and profitability of cannabis cultivation businesses. My expertise is creating these solutions to solve cultivation problems, so they can operate most efficiently. I am truly excited about being part of the GrowGen management team.”