He has nearly a decade of experience in the industry.

SAN DIEGO, CA — Medical Marijuana Inc. (OTC: MJNA), the first publicly traded cannabis company in the U.S., has named Ian Quinn as the CEO of subsidiary Phyto Animal Health.

Phyto Animal Health offers a line of cannabidiol hemp oil supplements and hemp products targeted to cats, dogs and horses.

Quinn has nearly a decade of experience in the animal health industry. Prior to starting Phyto Animal Health, he was a senior executive for a pet medical device company and helped provide support to veterinarians, veterinary colleges and zoos using the company's products and services. For over a decade, Quinn has volunteered as the director of U.S. Rape Prevention at Just Yell Fire, a non-profit organization aimed to empower teens to fight back against rape, assault and abduction.

"Our company has almost a decade of experience in providing the therapeutic benefits of CBD to humans and now Mr. Quinn has made it possible for us to offer the same to animals," said Medical Marijuana Inc. CEO Dr. Stuart Titus. "His vast experience paired with his caring, entrepreneurial spirit makes him a perfect leader in our family of companies."

In his new role as CEO, Quinn will oversee all operations, marketing efforts and product development for Phyto Animal Health.

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