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Executive Management veteran and award-winning author to join elite team of technology and strategic business leaders to help expand Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions' footprint.
LAS VEGAS, Nevada US, January 22, 2014 /FSC/ - Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions (REFG - OTC PINK),New York Times best-selling author Dr. Wess Roberts has accepted a position on the Advisory Board of Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions (OTC Bulletin Board, REFG), a leader in technological solutions for the medical cannabis industry. The Advisory Board provides guidance and strategic decision-making for the rollout of MCPS' recently announced S2S, the industry's most robust seed-to-sale solution.
Dr. Roberts is The New York Times bestselling author of Leadership Secrets of Attila the Hun, Straight A's Never Made Anybody Rich, Victory Secrets
of Attila the Hun, co-author of Make It So, Protect Your Achilles Heel, It Takes More Than a Carrot and a Stick, The Best Advice Ever for Leaders, and collaborated with Brigadier General John C. "Doc" Bahnsen, Jr. in the penning of American Warrior. His books have been published in 24 languages.
"I am pleased to welcome Dr. Roberts to the Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions Board," said Jeremy Roberts, CEO of Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions. "As an executive with Fortune 500 companies, member of various boards, professor, author and retired Army officer, Dr. Roberts is an innovator, a successful entrepreneur and, perhaps more importantly, someone who is passionate about our business and who has a unique perspective of our corporate vision and how to take Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions to the next level."
"My decision to join Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions' advisory board was driven by a shared philosophy on how to win, Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions' established and efficient infrastructure and the Company's experienced and proven management team," said newly appointed board member Wess Roberts. "I am confident our team will accelerate Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions' efforts and that we will continue to be a leader within this industry."
About Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions, Inc.
Our mission is to provide end-to-end management, across multiple management systems, for medicinal marijuana operations. Many medicinal marijuana companies have experienced such rapid growth that they are finding it difficult to manage all aspects of their operation. In order to become a successful and compliant medicinal marijuana operation, effective management must depend on many different systems. REFG solves the fragmentation problem by identifying tools that are important to dispensaries, and customizing those tools specifically catered to the industry. We strive to create awareness within the medicinal marijuana industry and to develop an environmentally friendly, economically sustainable business while increasing shareholder value. For more information, please visit the company's website at: www.refg.co
About Wess Roberts
Wess Roberts is The New York Times bestselling author of Leadership Secrets of Attila the Hun, Straight A's Never Made Anybody Rich, Victory Secrets of Attila the Hun, co-author of Make It So, Protect Your Achilles Heel, It Takes More Than a Carrot and a Stick, The Best Advice Ever for Leaders, and collaborated with Brigadier General John C. "Doc" Bahnsen, Jr. in the penning of American Warrior. His books have been published in 24 languages.
After earning his doctorate in psychology from Utah State University, Wess opted for military service and was selected for an assignment with the US Army Combat Arms Training Board. He served to the rank of major in the US Army. His diverse career also includes senior management positions at American Express Company, Fireman's Fund Insurance Company, Northrop Services Company, and Courseware, Incorporated. He is also a former board member of the Health Plan of the Redwoods.
As an adjunct professor at Nova Southeastern University, Southern Utah University, and Utah State University, Wess instructed both graduate and undergraduate courses in business, education, and psychology. A former member of the Business School Dean's Advisory Boards at the University of Utah, Utah State University, and Westminster College, he served on the President's Advisory Board at Nova Southeastern University. Wess is the author of forty-five professional papers on human behavior, and the executive producer of six award-winning motivation and training films.
As an author, Wess has been a guest on over 400 radio and television programs including Oprah, CBS This Morning, CNN, and CNBC. In addition, articles about him and his books have appeared in every major news and business publication including Newsweek, Time, Across the Board, Vanity Fair, Barron's, Fortune, Forbes, and Success Magazine as well as in every major newspaper including The New York Times, The Chicago Tribune, Investor's Business Daily, The Houston Chronicle, The Atlanta Constitution, The Detroit Free Press, The Los Angeles Times, USA Today, and The San Francisco Chronicle. His management classic, Leadership Secrets of Attila the Hun, served as the basis for the A&E Biography on Attila.
As a speaker, he has addressed corporate, government, medical, military, trade association, and university audiences throughout the United States, Asia, and Europe.
Among other distinctions, Wess is a member of the US Army Field Artillery and Missile School OCS Hall of Fame, and the recipient of the US Army Field Artillery Association's Honorable Order of Saint Barbara, the US Department of Treasury's Patriotic Service Award, and a Professional Achievement Award from Utah State University's College of Business and Alumni Association.
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Medical Cannabis Payment Systems, Inc.
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