Denver, CO. (February 25, 2019) – Helix TCS, Inc. (OTCQB: HLIX) (the “Company”), the leading provider of critical infrastructure services to the global legal cannabis industry, welcomes the former President of Mexico, Mr. Vicente Fox Quesada, to its Board of Directors. Mr. Fox will support the Company as a strategic advisor as it continues its growth into the international cannabis market.
Mr. Fox was the 55th President of Mexico and prior to that, he was the CEO of Coca Cola’s Latin American operations. Additionally, Mr. Fox is the Founder of Centro Fox, a nonprofit foundation dedicated to serving communities in Mexico and Latin America, and he is recognized as a respected advocate for the legalization of medical cannabis throughout Latin America. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of a leading U.S.-based cannabis publication advocating legalization, as well as on the Board of Directors of Khiron Life Sciences, a leading, vertically integrated Latin American cannabis producer.
“We are honored to welcome former President Fox to our Board of Directors and to benefit from his strategic vision and global network,” said Zachary L. Venegas, Executive Chairman and CEO of Helix TCS, Inc. “His addition is a significant multiplier in our further expansion into key production markets that we expect to become dominant cannabis export hubs that will require our full suite of services.”
Helix TCS provides critical infrastructure services to legal cannabis businesses including cannabis tracking technology, dispensary point of sale software, wholesale marketplaces, digital, and physical security services. This combination of services provides comprehensive and compliant management of cannabis supply chains, facilitating a global and transparent marketplace for both businesses and governments.
Mr. Fox stated, “A new industry is being born, with high ethical standards, attracting massive investment in medical and health products, bringing economic growth and jobs to communities and nations. I am proud to be part of it.”