FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kaya Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB:KAYS), the first U.S. publicly traded company to operate a vertically integrated legal marijuana enterprise, is pleased to announce that its next annual shareholders call will be held on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST. The call is expected to last between 60-90 minutes and will feature a presentation by management and an opportunity for Q&A.

“We are excited to share our progress with our shareholders and all interested parties,” remarked Kaya Holdings CEO, Craig Frank. “We have spent the last year solidifying our business plan, developing our brands, and expanding operations. We believe our shareholders will join in our excitement for the plan we have in place, our execution efforts and the positive consequences we anticipate.”

Among the topics to be discussed in the call are Kaya Shack™ store performance, new store development, OLCC licensing update, the acquisition of farmland and the development of Kaya Farms™, new brands to be introduced in 2018, an industry overview, and a Q&A period.

All shareholders and other interested parties should register on KAYS’ website www.kayaholdings.com to receive updates and a participation code for the call.

About Kaya Holdings, Inc. (www.kayaholdings.com)

KAYS (OTCQB:KAYS), through subsidiaries, owns and operates brands that produce, distribute and/or sell premium cannabis products, including flower, concentrates and oils, and cannabis-infused foods.

In 2014, KAYS, became the first publicly traded company to own and operate a Medical Marijuana Dispensary. KAYS presently operates three Kaya Shack™ OLCC licensed marijuana retail stores to service the legal medical and recreational marijuana market in Oregon, with store number four currently under construction and expected to open in Q-4 of 2017. Additionally, KAYS recently acquired a 26 acre parcel which it has targeted for development of the Kaya Farms™ Medical and Recreational Marijuana Grow and Manufacturing Complex.

Forward Looking Statements

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