WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., April 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GrowLife, Inc. (OTCQB:PHOT), a provider of highly effective indoor growing technologies and unique lifestyle brands, is pleased to announce that it will join High Times magazine as co-title sponsors of the "420 Hot Box" event at the renowned Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, Colorado. The event will celebrate the legalization of marijuana in Colorado and will be headlined by longtime marijuana advocates and legendary bands Slightly Stoopid and Cypress Hill.
"We are thrilled to be a part of the fantastic assemblage of marijuana advocates that is the 420 Hot Box at Red Rocks Amphitheatre," states GrowLife President, Kyle Tracey. "While a definitive celebration of the progress made via the legislative changes in Colorado, this is also one of the largest marijuana related events of the year. To be a title sponsor with the opportunity to further instill our brand into the minds of passionate consumers is critical to our mission. It is important for the investing public to understand that our objective is to be a commercial hub for all things under the legal cannabis banner, and we will be opportunistic players in every arena of this growing industry that avails itself. A big thanks to High Times, the Silverback Management team and Slightly Stoopid for allowing us to be such a big part of this very special event."
"Slightly Stoopid and Silverback Music are 'highly' anticipating a blockbuster 4/20 event at Denver's majestic Red Rocks Amphitheatre," stated Jon Philips, Silverback Artist Management. "Slightly Stoopid, Silverback and Cypress Hill have been at the forefront of an artistic movement that has consistently supported legalization of marijuana. With the timing of Colorado's newly passed legislation, our celebration 'Hot Box at Red Rocks 4/20' has taken on new-found significance. With our co-sponsors GrowLife and High Times we look forward to the ultimate Rocky Mountain high!"
"I'm greatly looking forward to enjoying this once-in-a-lifetime concert at such an epic location," says Danny Danko, Senior Cultivation Editor of High Times magazine. "Denver in general and this show at Red Rocks in particular on 4/20 will be the true epicenter of the marijuana culture universe on that day and it's an honor to be attending and celebrating the inevitable end of cannabis prohibition with our friends at GrowLife Inc., Silverback Management, Cypress Hill and Slightly Stoopid."
About GrowLife, Inc.
GrowLife, Inc. (PHOT) (formerly Phototron Holding, Inc.) (www.growlifeinc.com) is a company with core holdings in innovative technology-based products and services for the indoor gardening industry and specialty markets. These brands include Stealth Grow, a producer of grow room automation equipment and hi-powered LED grow light products for indoor horticulture (www.sgsensors.com and www.stealthgrow.com), Greners.com, the online hydroponics superstore (www.greners.com) and Phototron, producer of hydroponic grow containers, which are designed to grow vegetables, herbs, flowers and fruits in any environment (www.phototron.com). GrowLife is also the US distributor for the Urban Cultivator brand—the greens machine (www.urbancultivator.net).
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