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Leader of Colorado’s Hemp Program Chooses Functional Remedies, the Nation’s Leading Hemp Company, to Launch New Career

March 12, 2019

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 12, 2019--Functional Remedies, the only award-winning and vertically integrated, whole-plant hemp oil company, announced the appointment of Maureen West, Esq. as Compliance Officer effective immediately. West is a former Colorado Assistant Attorney General and Colorado Department of Agriculture (CDA) Industrial Hemp Program Manager.

“We are building the strongest team in the hemp industry to support the development of Functional Remedies’ market-leading position, and Maureen’s proven success in navigating tough regulatory landscapes will help us ensure compliance in a complicated and ever-changing environment,” said Functional Remedies CEO Anthony Mazzotti. “That the leader of Colorado’s hemp program, who has worked with all the major players in the hemp industry in our state, chose Functional Remedies should send a strong message to all regarding our leadership and commitment to bring safe, efficacious hemp-derived products to market.”

As the Industrial Hemp Program Manager for the CDA, West oversaw the day-to-day operations, developed procedures and protocols for a rapidly expanding hemp program and executed compliance procedures. Prior to her CDA appointment, West was a Colorado Assistant Attorney General for more than 15 years where she served as general counsel and chief litigator for multiple state boards and offices.

“I’m proud to join the Functional Remedies team at such an exciting time for the company,” said Functional Remedies Compliance Officer Maureen West. “I’ve honed a deep knowledge of tightly regulated industries over the past twenty years and look forward to applying that knowledge and skill set to this dynamic company that is a leader in the hemp industry.”

West is also an adjunct professor for the Healthcare Management Master’s Program where she teaches courses in health care public policy and the legislative process at the University of Denver.

For more information, visit https://functionalremedies.com/.

About Functional Remedies

Functional Remedies produces the only hand-pressed, lipid-infused hemp oil, derived from the most nutrient-dense hemp plants, and formulated using a proprietary whole-plant, lipid infusion process. This results in highly efficacious products that deliver the greatest possible entourage effect and are far superior to CBD isolate and concentrate products made with CO2 and chemical extraction processes. Functional Remedies is unique among hemp oil producers as it is the only vertically integrated company with complete control from farm to cultivation to finished goods. Functional Remedies uses the most respected independent labs to test and verify their ingredient specifications and phytonutrient content. For more information on Functional Remedies and its products, visit https://functionalremedies.com/.

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