VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Isodiol International Inc. (CSE: ISOL ) (OTCQB: ISOLF ) (FSE: LB6A.F ) (the “Company” or “Isodiol”), a global CBD innovator and market leader, announces the appointment of Marvin Washington, VP of business development for Isodiol International Inc. and brand ambassador for ISO-Sport, to its Board of Directors. Mr. Washington is a retired NFL player who played a total of eleven years with three teams: the New York Jets, Denver Broncos and San Francisco 49ers and also won a Superbowl title.

A voice for former NFL players in the NFL’s concussion lawsuit, Mr. Washington addresses the truth about the outcome as well as the effects of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). An advocate for all-natural, non-habit forming cannabis, Washington is speaking out on the topic of using cannabinoids as neuroprotectants as well as an avenue to alleviate the nation’s #1 health epidemic: prescription opioid abuse and addiction.

Mr. Washington is a graduate of Idaho University and a 2004 inductee into the University of Idaho Vandal Sports Hall of Fame. After football Mr. Washington worked for William Small Wealth Management Group as a Financial Advisor. Mr. Washington worked in financial services for 10 years focusing on financial planning, retirement planning and estate planning.

Now a serial entrepreneur, Mr. Washington is focused on the cannabis industry. He is an investor and co-owner of a number of cannabis ventures. Mr. Washington is also a NFL league ambassador for Athletes For Care and is a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Washington has been instrumental in starting discussion with the NFL Players Association for changes in the sport’s drug policies.

"With the appointment of Marvin Washington to the Board of Directors, Isodiol continues to add excellent leadership to its team," said CEO of Isodiol, Marcos Agramont. "Mr. Washington is a very well known public figure that has made headways with the National Football League on CTE and how CBD can be a great alternative to opioids and pharmaceuticals that many players take today. With Mr. Washington on board, the Company will continue to spread the message of CBD and its health benefits for the human body."

The Company also announces Bryan Loree has stepped down from the Board of Directors of Isodiol. The Company wishes to thank Mr. Loree for his hard work and services to the Company.

For more information on Isodiol, please visit www.isodiol.com

About Isodiol International Inc.

Isodiol International Inc. is the market leader in pharmaceutical grade pure, natural CBD and the industry leader in the manufacturing and development of CBD consumer products.

Isodiol is the pioneer of many firsts in the CBD industry, including the commercialization of 99%+ pure, natural isolated CBD, micro-encapsulations, and nanotechnology for the highest quality consumable and topical skin care products. Most recently, the Company received approval for its CBD designated as an Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient for use in Finished Pharmaceutical Products, as was announced on April 26, 2018.

Isodiol’s growth strategy includes the development of over-the-counter and pharmaceutical drugs and continued international expansion into Latin America, Asia, and Europe.

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ON BEHALF OF THE BOARDMarcos Agramont, CEO & Director

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