Pineapple Express Inc. (OTC Pink:PNPL) announced that Theresa Flynt, former chief marketing officer at Hustler Hollywood, will take on the role of vice president of business development.
As quoted in the press release:
Flynt started her career working for her father, Larry Flynt, in Hustler’s publishing division. She went on to oversee the design, construction and day-to-day operations of Hustler Hollywood, a retail powerhouse with 15 locations nationwide. She later served as Hustler’s Executive Vice President of Retail Operations, VP of Licensing and Brand Development and, most recently, Chief Marketing Officer.
In her new role as VP of Business Development, Theresa will advise Pineapple Express clients on their business models, development and growth, and assist with means and methods of increasing profitability and cash flow. She will also assist with the “Pineapple-ization” of stores including, but not limited to, marketing, licensing, advertising and branding. In addition, she will be assisting with overseeing day-to-day operations for any upcoming acquisitions the Company will be executing.
Matthew Feinstein, CEO, chairman and co-founder of Pineapple Express, commented:
Theresa is an experienced leader with a proven 20-year track record of groundbreaking success. She took the adult novelty industry by storm, creating its first mainstream retail chain with the Hustler Hollywood stores. We look forward to giving Theresa the opportunity to begin this next chapter of her career by working with Pineapple Express to create similar value for our branding partners and tenants within the canna-business industry. She will be a tremendous asset to our company, and we are proud to add her to our executive team.