Bend, OR, April 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Signal Bay, Inc (OTCQB:SGBY), a provider of analytical laboratory, quality control testing, and management advisory services to the regulated cannabis industry, reported financial results for the quarter ended December 31, 2016.
First Quarter Fiscal 2017 Financial Summary
- Signal Bay’s first quarter revenue exceeded all of 2016 annual revenue.
- First quarter revenue was up 291% from first quarter last year;
- Revenue from EVIO Labs was up 1,334% compared to Q1 2016;
- First quarter gross profit increased 143% from first quarter last year.
- EVIO Labs added two new labs, increased staff to 35
“We reported another quarter of record revenues, up 298% from the previous quarter,” commented William Waldrop, co-founder and CEO of Signal Bay Inc. “These results were driven by the acquisition of the operating testing facility in Portland, Oregon combined with increased mandatory cannabis testing requirements implemented statewide on October 1.”
EVIO Labs analytical testing revenues increased 1,334% from the previous year. During the quarter, the company added two additional labs in Portland, OR, and Yuba City, California. Staff increased to 35 employees, with employees now spanning 6 cities.
Mr. Waldrop continued, “Even with modifications to some of the Oregon testing rules, we are forecasting strong second quarter revenue growth. We will continue to build out the Company’s infrastructure that will drive our regional and national growth strategy.”
About Signal Bay, Inc.: Signal Bay, Inc. is an Oregon-based Life Sciences company. Through its three subsidiaries: EVIO Labs, Signal Bay Research and Signal Bay Services; the Company provides research, consulting services, and analytical testing services to the legal cannabis industry. The Company's EVIO Labs division operates state-of-the-art testing facilities and offers accredited testing methodologies performed by a qualified team of scientists to ensure the safety and quality of the nation's cannabis supply. Learn more at http://SignalBay.com or the company can be reached directly @ 1-888-544-EVIO.
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