LAS VEGAS, Dec. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — CannaVest Corp. (OTCBB:CANV), a leading manufacturer and distributor of hemp and Cannabidiol (CBD) based products was awarded first place honors once again for the Highest CBD Concentrate of its CBD Simple™ hemp Cannabidiol (CBD) oil at the 2014 High Times Cannabis Cup in Amsterdam, The Netherlands on Thursday November 27, 2014. This is the company’s industry record sixth first place High Times Cannabis Cup win in the CBD concentrate category. The company’s High Times Cannabis Cup awards include first place in Seattle and Amsterdam in 2013, as well as first place awards in Los Angeles, Michigan, and Seattle in 2014. In addition, CannaVest Corp. received the first place win at the 2013 Michigan Green Cup in the CBD concentrate category.
“We at CannaVest Corp. take great pride in our Cup wins, which demonstrates our commitment to producing the highest quality end-consumer hemp and CBD products in the marketplace,” stated President and CEO, Michael J. Mona, Jr. “The market is taking notice that our CBD Simple™ provides the most reliable, highest quality CBD concentrate available, as evidenced by our continued traction and rapid customer growth,” continued Mr. Mona. “Our product quality, our seasoned and credentialed management team and our transparency in the marketplace has put CannaVest Corp. at the top of CBD providers,” Mr. Mona stated.
Cannabidiol (CBD) is a non-psychoactive nutraceutical product isolated from industrial hemp for use in cosmetics and supplements, and has been recognized by the National Institutes of Health for its pluripotent benefits on human health.