Cannabis Profession Watch | New Hires and Promotions February 5, 2021

Multi-state operator Justice Grown appointed Gregg Carlson to the role of chief officer that is financial. His more than thirty years of professional experience includes company that is leading and product sales deals, doing general public and private company turnarounds, and serving as a worldwide economic consultant to Fortune 500 professionals.

“We are extremely excited to create Gregg agreeable,” stated Justice Grown ceo Darin Carpenter. “His expertise is vital to Justice that is accomplishing Grown’s growth and expansive initiatives and we feel fortunate to have someone of his caliber and experience on our executive management team.”


California-based cannabis wellness products company Papa & Barkley made several changes to its executive team: Zeeshan Hyder joined the company as chief officer that is financial Evelyn Wang joined as main executive officer, replacing Adam Grossman who will transition to executive president associated with the board of directors.

“It is a honor that is tremendous serve as the CEO of Papa & Barkley since founding the company,” said Grossman. “I am incredibly proud of everything our team has accomplished together in just five years. We have earned our position as the wellness that is top in Cannabis—our items undoubtedly change people’s everyday lives. The board and I also are confident that Evelyn may be the leader that is right build on our momentum and brand, adding depth to our stellar executive team. Zeeshan is a addition that is tremendous well, bringing strong economic administration experience and a comprehensive understanding of the cannabis M&A landscape.”

Supply string administration business Radiant Farm employed Newton Paskin to the role of chief officer that is operating. He brings to the company thirty years of global experience as a operating that is senior in advanced, gadgets, synthetic cleverness, robotics, and fashion.

“It is exceedingly uncommon to locate into the cannabis industry a supply chain professional because of the expertise and entrepreneurial success that Newton Paskin brings,” said Radiant ceo Aaron Selverston. “With an dedication that is unwavering process improvement and scalability, Newton’s leadership ensures that Radiant is extremely strongly positioned to efficiently continue our explosive growth while delivering ever-improved service to our stakeholders.”

California Retailer* that are( Perfect Union included three professionals to its roster: Chief working Officer Greg Sutton, Senior Vice President of Operations Lisah Poore, and Vice President of Legal Affairs Arturo Sanchez. Sutton and Poore both joined up with the ongoing company from Harborside Inc. where they served as COO and chief officer that is retail correspondingly. Sanchez formerly served as vice president of conformity at Terra Tech.

“We’re proud to possess these cannabis pioneers join the right Union household,” said UnionChief that is perfect Executive David Spradlin. “Lisa, Arturo, and Greg’s accomplishments, expertise, and passion will help drive our mission to ensure quality in everything we do while giving back to those we serve, as well as further accelerate Perfect Union’s growth in becoming the preeminent cannabis retailer in California, the world’s market that is largest legal”

Distributor and provide chain solutions business HERBL appointed Tom Grillea as chief revenue officer. Just before joining the organization, Grillea served as ceo at Threshold Enterprises so that as divisional president at United Natural Foods, Inc.

“I became fortunate to work well with Tom within my time at UNFI and now we share a focus on developing a company that is strong and a partner relationship structure that puts brand customers first,” said Mike Beaudry, founder and chief executive officer at HERBL. “His people-focused leadership style empowers teams to consistently deliver great results and he’s a very addition that is welcome the HERBL household once we work to operate a vehicle the industry ahead into the state and beyond.”

Allison Siegel joined up with Maryland cannabis brand name CULTA into the role of chief officer that is operating. She previously served as president at Next Blinds and as an IT and marketing executive at Total Wine & More.“Ms day. Siegel will play a role that is key facilitating CULTA’s continued growth,” said CULTA Co-founder and President Mackie Barch

. “Single-state focused, independent operators, are dominating most cannabis markets nationally and we’re starting to attract talent that is real. We have been delighted Ms. Siegel is joining the CULTA team and appearance forward to working along with her to just take the CULTA brand name to your level that is next”Marijuana Company of America board member Marco Guerrero was named vice president of MCOA subsidiaries hempSMART Brazil and hempSMART Uruguay

.“We are excited to have Marco take this role on and propel us to a greater degree of worldwide manufacturing and circulation opportunities,” said MCOA ceo Jesus M. Quintero

. “Marco is a superb board user, and now we have actually complete self-confidence in their capability to help drive MCOA’s expansion that is global. His expertise in Latin America in particular strengthens our ability to distribute our premium CBD and hemp-derived product that is hempSMART the very first time in Brazil, a country with a population of over 212 million customers.

“Marco is a dependable consultant who is able to guarantee our success once we navigate our means through Latin America,” Quintero included. “His substantial experience that is professional rooted in the reinsurance industry, medical and business communities in both Uruguay and Brazil. This will serve us well as we have initiated our efforts in communicating directly with medical professionals about bringing our products to Latin America.”Organigram Holdings Senior Vice President of Operations Matt Rogers

will leave the company to his position in might 2021. Their replacement hasn’t yet been established.“Matt has embraced the difficulties and possibilities associated with the cannabis industry. Their insights and imagination have now been instrumental once we been employed by to build up a state-of-the-art manufacturing center,” said Organigram ceo Greg Engel

. “We wish to thank Matt for their dedication to a transition that is seamless wish him well in his future endeavors.”

Directorial And board that is advisory and improvements:Following the resignation of board user and previous leader Officer Robert Cheney, Todd Harrison joined up with the board of directors at C21 Investments Inc. Harrison presently acts as primary investment officer as Capital administration

and formerly served as vice president at Morgan Stanley.Aleafia Wellness appointed Lu Galasso and Carlo Sistilli

as separate people to its board of directors. Galasso will likely to be appointed to your Strategic preparing Committee and Sistilli will likely to be appointed to your Audit Committee.Willie J. McKinney joined up with the clinical and strategic board that is advisory Labstat International

. He also serves on FDA’s tobacco product scientific committee that is advisory the non-voting agent associated with the tobacco production industry and ended up being regarding the advisory board associated with the ENDS US 2019 seminars.HEXO Corp appointed Rose Marie Gage

to its board of directors. Gage brings to your panel a lot more than thirty many years of expertise in company development, strategy, communications, execution, and governance.The Arcview Group added industry specialist Jason Malcolm to its administration consulting group where he shall co-lead as principal alongside industry veteran, David Abernathy

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