|[January 22, 2014]
Best-Selling Business Author Joins Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions Advisory Board
LAS VEGAS --(Business Wire)--
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 identifyin 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 (News - Alert) 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
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.
This press release may contain certain forward-looking statements and
information, as defined within the meaning of Section 27A of the
Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of
1934, and is subject to the Safe Harbor created by those sections. This
material contains statements about expected future events and/or
financial results that are forward-looking in nature and subject to
risks and uncertainties. Such forward-looking statements by definition
involve risks, uncertainties and other factors, which may cause the
actual results, performance or achievements of REFG, Inc. to be
materially different from the statements made herein.
Medical Cannabis Payment Systems, Inc.
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