Code Investment World High Life Adds World Champion Pedigree to Its Love Hemp Portfolio with GSP Appointment
VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / February 4, 2020 / Codebase Ventures Inc. ("Codebase" or the "Company") (CSE:CODE)(FSE:C5B)(OTCQB:BKLLF), an investment company, is thrilled to announce that 3-time UFC Champion of the World, Georges St-Pierre (www.gspofficial.com), is now the featured brand ambassador for World High Life (NEX: LIFE)(www.worldhighlife.uk) and its Love Hemp brand (www.love-hemp.com).
As previously announced, Codebase Ventures has made an investment in World High Life.
Georges "Rush" St-Pierre, also known as "GSP," is a Canadian professional mixed martial artist and UFC world champion who holds black belts in both Kyokushin karate and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
In 2006 he became the UFC Welterweight Champion. He lost the title in 2007 but subsequently regained it in front of his hometown fans of Montreal in 2008 and hasn't lost a single title defense since then.
"Georges St-Pierre represents a world champion standard and following that will greatly benefit the growth of the Love Hemp CBD health and wellness brand and sales of its product portfolio," said Code Director, Mr. Brian Keane. "As Love Hemp and World High Life expand throughout the UK, into Europe and beyond, GSP will add tremendous power to the mix and differentiate the offering throughout the world."
"Using Love Hemp's CBD products in my training helped my recovery and overall well being greatly, I embrace this opportunity to help create innovative products and grow the Love Hemp brand so that others can benefit as well," said Mr. Georges St-Pierre. "I am committed to building great teams and getting world class results in everything I do, and the World High Life and Love Hemp team have shown me they have everything it takes to achieve that world class standard."
As Brand Ambassador, Mr. St-Pierre will facilitate and provide promotional services, including branding, social media, product placement, endorsement and overall support of the Company and the "Love Hemp" brand.
Georges St-Pierre Highlights
- Born in St-Isidore, Québec, on 19 May 1981
- 26 wins (8 by knockout, 6 by submission, 12 by decision) 2 defeats
- Two-time Welterweight Champion of the World, including nine consecutive successful title defenses from 2008 to 2013 - Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)
- Middleweight Champion of the World, 2017 - Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)
- Fighter of the Year 2009 - Sports Illustrated, World MMA Awards, MMAPayout, Inside MMA, MMAJunkie
- Canadian Athlete of the Year 2008, 2009, 2010 - Rogers Sportsnet
- Finalist - Best Fighter 2008, 2010, 2011, 2018 - ESPY Awards
- Most Dangerous Man of the Year 2010 - Spike Guys Choice Awards
- 2008 MMA Fighter of the Year - Black Belt Magazine
About Codebase Ventures Inc.
Codebase Ventures Inc. is an investment company, led by technology and business experts who invest early in great ideas in sectors that have significant upside, including the cannabis sector. We operate from the understanding that technology is always evolving, bringing early opportunities for strategic investments that can deliver the exponential returns to our shareholders. We seek out and empower the innovators who are building tomorrow's standards with platforms, protocols and innovations - not just products. We invest early, support our founders, take their ideas to market and work tirelessly to help them realize their vision.
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For further information, please contact:
Brian Keane, Director
Telephone: 1 (778) 806-5150
E-mail: [email protected]
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