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CRUZANI Announces $3mm Equity Investment


ATLANTA, GA / ACCESSWIRE / November 28, 2018 / CRUZANI, Inc. (OTC:CZNI),, a global business development company focused on creating and acquiring franchise concepts, along with peripheral food-related businesses throughout the United States, Canada and international markets.

Cruzani announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Burdell Partners, LLC in which Burdell will provide a $3mm equity investment into the company. The investment will be made in multiple tranches in exchange for preferred shares in the company. Cruzani plans to use the funds to, retire debt, expand operations and acquire additional business units.

CRUZANI CEO, Everett Dickson, comments: "We are grateful and excited to work with Burdell. They truly see the value we have been building and share our vision of the future of Cruzani. This structure will enable the company to continue its expansion with very little dilution."

A company spokesperson for Burdell Partners LLC commented "We are looking forward to working with Everett Dickson, CEO, and Cruzani on a long-term basis. We share the vision of Cruzani's growth strategy and look forward to working with them and creating value for the shareholders."

About Burdell Partners LLC Burdell Partners LLC is a privately held investment firm that specializes in providing debt solutions and growth capital to emerging small-cap companies. As focused investors, we provide entrepreneurs with access to unique solutions for their business, from debt solutions to value creation processes, positioning them for long-term success. The principals at Burdell are not acting as a broker or finder, and the firm invests its own capital into transactions designed to build long-term working relationships.

About CRUZANI, Inc.

CRUZANI Inc, formerly US Highland, Inc., is a franchise development company that builds and acquires popular franchise concepts, and other food-related businesses, throughout the United States and International markets. Our management team selects up and coming concepts with substantial growth potential. We bring fresh innovative brands to consumers that have great potential. All of our brands are unique in nature by focusing on niche markets with untapped potential for development. CRUZANI maintains social media accounts for the purposes of SEC Fair Disclosure at,, and

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Prospective investors are cautioned that any such forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks and uncertainties and that actual results may differ materially from those contemplated by such forward-looking statements. Important factors currently known to management that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in forward-statements include fluctuation of operating results, the ability to compete successfully, and the ability to complete before-mentioned transactions.

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For More Information

Everett M. Dickson, CEO

Lennox Road, Suite 1500
Atlanta, GA 30309
(404) 419-2253


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