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Harvest Health & Recreation Team to Keynote and Lead Investment and Community Tracks of Cannabis World Congress in New York

May 23, 2019

PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 23, 2019--

Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc. ( CSE: HARV ) ( OTCQX: HRVSF ) (“Harvest”), a vertically integrated cannabis company with one of the largest and deepest footprints in the U.S., announced that CEO Steve White will deliver the keynote address at the 6 th annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition, May 30 th at the Javits Center in New York City. President Steve Gutterman will kick off the conference’s investor symposium on May 31 st and Director of Community Outreach Marc Ross will join a panel discussion on social equity partnerships and research also on the 31 st.

Steve White’s keynote, “ Cannabis Investing Today and Tomorrow: Cutting through the Chatter and Focusing on Basic Financials/Growth Strategies,” will take place May 30 th at 10:30 a.m. EDT . On Friday, May 31 st, at 10:00 a.m. EDT, Harvest’s President, Steve Gutterman, will deliver remarks to open the investor symposium. Also on Friday, May 31 st, from 10-11:30 a.m. EDT, Harvest’s Director of Community Outreach, Marc Ross will join a roundtable discussion titled “ A Brand New Cannabis World,” which will discuss how cannabis entrepreneurs and investors discover new business opportunities through social equity partnerships, global licensing & expansion, and multinational research.

About Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc.

Headquartered in Tempe, Arizona, Harvest Health & Recreation Inc. is a multi-state cannabis operator (MSO) and vertically-integrated cannabis company. Subject to completion of announced acquisitions, Harvest will have the largest footprint in the U.S., with rights to 230 facilities, of which 142 are retail locations and more than 1,580 employees across 17 states. Since 2011, the company has been committed to aggressively expanding its Harvest House of Cannabis retail and wholesale presence throughout the U.S., acquiring, creating and growing leading brands for patients and consumers nationally and continuing on a path of profitable growth. Harvest’s mission is to improve lives through the goodness of cannabis and is focused on its vision to become the most valuable cannabis company in the world. We hope you’ll join us on our journey: https://harvestinc.com .

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Forward-looking Statements

This press release contains statements which constitute “forward-looking information” within the meaning of applicable securities laws, including statements regarding the plans, intentions, beliefs and current expectations of Harvest with respect to future business activities. Forward-looking information is often identified by the words “may,” “would,” “could,” “should,” “will,” “intend,” “plan,” “anticipate,” “believe,” “estimate,” “expect” or similar expressions and include information regarding: (i) expectations regarding the size of the U.S. cannabis market, (ii) the ability of the Company to successfully achieve its business objectives, (iii) plans for expansion of Harvest, and (iv) expectations for other economic, business, and/or competitive factors.

Investors are cautioned that forward-looking information is not based on historical facts but instead reflects Harvest management’s expectations, estimates or projections concerning future results or events based on the opinions, assumptions and estimates of management considered reasonable at the date the statements are made. Although Harvest believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking information are reasonable, such information involves risks and uncertainties, and undue reliance should not be placed on such information, as unknown or unpredictable factors could have material adverse effects on future results, performance or achievements of the combined Company. Among the key factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking information are the following: the potential impact of an announcement of a going public transaction on relationships, including with regulatory bodies, employees, suppliers, customers and competitors; changes in general economic, business and political conditions, including changes in the financial markets; and in particular in the ability of the Company to raise debt and equity capital in the amounts and at the costs that it expects; adverse changes in the public perception of cannabis; decreases in the prevailing prices for cannabis and cannabis products in the markets that the Company operates in; adverse changes in applicable laws; or adverse changes in the application or enforcement of current laws, including those related to taxation; the inability to locate and acquire suitable companies, properties and assets necessary to execute on the Company’s business plans; and increasing costs of compliance with extensive government regulation. This forward-looking information may be affected by risks and uncertainties in the business of Harvest and market conditions.

Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should assumptions underlying the forward-looking information prove incorrect, actual results may vary materially from those described herein as intended, planned, anticipated, believed, estimated or expected. Although Harvest has attempted to identify important risks, uncertainties and factors which could cause actual results to differ materially, there may be others that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. Harvest does not intend, and does not assume any obligation, to update this forward-looking information except as otherwise required by applicable law.

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CONTACT: Alex Howe, Head of Corporate Communications

ahowe@harvestinc.com

202-271-7997

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