NewBridge Global Ventures, Inc. to Present at The MicroCap Conference and Participate on “Investing in Cannabis” Panel

Presentation at 11:00am ET, Panel at 5:45pm ET – both on Monday, October 1st

ALAMEDA, CA, Sept. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- NewBridge Global Ventures, Inc. (“NewBridge” or the “Company”), (OTCQB: NBGV), focused on leading the California legal cannabis and hemp industry, today announced its participation at The MicroCap Conference that is being held on October 1st and 2nd, 2018 in New York City, NY.

Todd Lee, President and Robert Bench, Chief Financial Officer, will present a corporate overview at 11:00 am ET. Dr. John MacKay, who is head of the NewBridge Advisory Board and is leading the design and scale up of the Company’s cannabis oil extraction refineries, will be a panelist on the “Investing in Cannabis” panel at 5:45 pm ET.  Management will be meeting with investors throughout the day as well.

Dr. MacKay, a renowned expert in botanical extraction process manufacturing and industry best practices for over twenty years, has been retained to design and scale-up two oil extraction refineries on properties acquired by NewBridge in July 2018.  Once completed, 5Leaf will be positioned to be one of California’s top producers of high-quality cannabis and industrial hemp oil.  The refinery in Oakland, California, is 14,000 square feet and will be able to process up to 2,000 pounds of biomass per day.  This facility will focus on full spectrum oils (FSO), distillate and THC isolate, as well as strain specific terpenes.  A pilot scale program is already under way.  

The second extraction oil refinery is being built in our 45,000 square foot compound in Santa Rosa, California, and will focus on extraction of industrialized hemp for FSO and CBD distillates and isolates.  This facility will have a similar production volume to our Oakland refinery. Both of our cannabis oil extraction facilities, plan to be ISO 9001:2008 and GMP compliant. 

About The MicroCap Conference

The MicroCap Conference is an exclusive event for investors who specialize in small and microcap stocks. It is an opportunity to be introduced to and speak with management at some of the most attractive small companies, learn from various expert panels, and mingle with other microcap investors.

About NewBridge Global Ventures, Inc.

NewBridge Global Ventures, Inc.  (OTCQB: NBGV) is a US public company acquiring and currently operating a vertically integrated portfolio of California cannabis and hemp companies. Our vertical structure includes: cultivation, manufacturing, distribution, continuing education for medical professionals and consulting services to industry entrepreneurs. We believe by focusing on compliance, industry best practices, standardization, and corporate governance, NewBridge Global Ventures will be squarely positioned for rapid sales growth in the legal California cannabis and industrial hemp Industry. For more information, go to: www.newbridgegv.com

Forward-Looking Statements

Statements about the expected timing, and all other statements in this press release, other than historical facts, constitute forward-looking statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof and are based on current expectation and involve a number of assumptions, risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those projected.  A number of the matters discussed herein that are not historical or current facts deal with potential future circumstances and developments that may or may not materialize. This press release speaks only as of its date, and except as required by law, we disclaim any duty to update.

Contacts:
 
Robert Bench, Chief Financial Officer
bob@newbridgegv.com
 
Investors:
Stephanie Prince
PCG Advisory Group
sprince@pcgadvisory.com
646-762-4518

Source: NewBridge Global Ventures, Inc.