CLEVELAND, OHIO – (April 13, 2023) – MALACHITE INNOVATIONS, INC. (OTC Mkts: MLCT) (“Malachite” or “Company”), a public company focused on improving the health and wellness of people and the planet, announced the closing of a $410,000 capital raise.
The capital raise was led by Morla Ventures, LLC, a West Virginia-based investment firm focused on innovators in carbon management, and Stonewall Capital, LLC (d/b/a Point Squared Ventures), a North Carolina-based private investment firm with a focus in the technology, energy and industrial sectors. Also participating in this latest capital raise were Edward Feighan, the Company’s Chairman of the Board, Bernie Kosar, a Strategic Advisor to the Company, and Rebecca Wharton, the Company’s Human Resources Manager.
The investors entered into securities purchase agreements pursuant to which they acquired a total of 2,733,334 shares of Malachite’s common stock at a price of $0.15 per share and warrants to purchase up to an additional 2,733,334 shares of the Company’s common stock at a price of $0.60 per share.
Michael Cavanaugh, Malachite’s Chief Executive Officer stated, “This initial capital raise kicks-off our plan to raise significant capital in 2023 to fund our new impact investing strategy and build fundamental value within our various operating businesses to create long-term sustainable value for Malachite’s shareholders. Equity investments by Edward Feighan, Bernie Kosar and Rebecca Wharton serve as a validating and reaffirming vote of confidence in Malachite’s strategic direction and substantial progress to date.” Cavanaugh added, “We are also excited to expand our circle of sophisticated investors by welcoming Morla Ventures and Stonewall Capital as new shareholders of Malachite. Both investment firms share our deep commitment to impact investing, particularly in disadvantaged regions of the country, and therefore we are honored to have such sophisticated and highly-respected firms support our ambitious vision for change.”
About Malachite Innovations, Inc.
Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Malachite Innovations, Inc. is a public holding company dedicated to improving the health and wellness of people and the planet through a novel and innovative approach to impact investing. Malachite owns and operates a balanced portfolio of operating businesses focused on developing long-term solutions to environmental, social and health challenges, with a particular focus on economically disadvantaged communities. Malachite takes an opportunistic approach to impact investing by leveraging its competitive advantages and looking at solving old problems in new ways. Malachite seeks to thoughtfully allocate its capital into ventures that are expected to make a positive impact on the people-planet ecosystem and generate strong investment returns for our shareholders.
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