TORONTO, May 8, 2019 /CNW/ – High Hampton Holdings Corp. (CSE: HC) (FSE: 0HCN) (“High Hampton” or the “Company”), a cannabis brand and distribution company in the U.S. market, today announced that its board of directors has appointed Robert Allen as the new Chairman at its latest board meeting on April 18th, 2019. Mr. Allen has been an independent director of the High Hampton board since June 2018 and has accepted his appointment as Chairman.
Robert Allen, CA, is an investor, entrepreneur, C Suite Executive with 20 plus years of experience building, leading, and advising both public and private corporations through complex restructurings, acquisitions/divestitures, and capital market transactions. He currently provides strategic advisory services to Boards and Management including the establishment of Boards and their associated Governance and policies, strategic refreshes including restructuring, and instilling accountability for results. He has also been a principal investor and participated in the startup and public listings of three prior Companies.
The Company also wishes to announce that, pursuant to the Company’s stock option plan, it has issued 500,000 stock options each to Gary Latham, CEO, Cam Birge, Independent Director, Dieter Macpherson, Independent Director, Robert Allen, Chairman and Tom Baird, COO at a price of $0.34/share, vested immediately.