Hashish Profession Watch | New hires and promotions February 5, 2021

Multi-state operator Righteousness has grown appointed Gregg Carlson on the role of CFO. He has over 30 years of professional experience leading corporate acquisitions and transactions, executing turnarounds for public and private companies, and serving as an international financial advisor to Fortune 500 executives.

“We are very excited to bring Gregg on board,” said Justice Grown’s chief executive officer In it Carpenter. “His expertise is key to realizing Justice Grown’s growth and expansive initiatives in 2021, and we feel fortunate to have someone of his caliber and experience on our leadership team.”

The California-based cannabis wellness products company Papa & Barkley made several changes to his leadership team: Zeeshan Hyder joined the company as Chief Financial Officer and Evelyn Wang joined and replaced as Chief Executive Officer Adam Grossman who will become Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors.

“It has been a tremendous honor to have served as CEO of Papa & Barkley since the company’s inception,” said Grossman. “I’m incredibly proud of everything our team has achieved together in just five years. We’ve earned our position as the top cannabis wellness brand – our products really change people’s lives. The board and I are confident that Evelyn is the right leader to build on our dynamism and brand and add depth to our excellent leadership team. Zeeshan is also a tremendous asset, bringing with him in-depth financial management experience and extensive knowledge of the cannabis M&A landscape. “

Supply chain management company Radiant farm rented Newton Paskin to the role of Chief Operating Officer. He brings 30 years of global senior executive experience in high tech, consumer electronics, artificial intelligence, robotics and fashion to the company.

“It is extremely rare to find a supply chain executive in the cannabis industry with the expertise and business success of Newton Paskin,” said Radiant Chief Executive Officer Aaron Selverston. “With his relentless commitment to process improvement and scalability, Newton’s leadership ensures Radiant is extremely well positioned to efficiently continue our explosive growth and better serve our stakeholders.”

California retailer Perfect union added three executives to his roster: Chief Operating Officer Greg Sutton, Senior Vice President of Operations Lisah Pooreand Vice President of Legal Affairs Arturo Sanchez. Sutton and Poore both joined the company from Harborside Inc., where they served as COO and Chief Retail Officer, respectively. Sanchez was previously Vice President of Compliance at Terra Tech.

“We are proud to add these cannabis pioneers to the Perfect Union family,” said Perfect UnionChief Executive Officer David Spradlin. “The achievements, expertise and passion of Lisa, Arturo and Greg will help advance our mission to ensure quality in everything we do while giving back to our customers, and the growth of Perfect Union as a great cannabis company. California retailers continue to accelerate. the world’s largest legal market. “

Distributor and supply chain solutions company HERBL appointed Tom Grillea as Chief Revenue Officer. Prior to joining the company, Grillea was Chief Executive Officer at Threshold Enterprises and Division President at United Natural Foods, Inc.

“I was fortunate to work with Tom during my time at UNFI, and we share a focus on developing a strong corporate culture and partner relationship structure that puts brand customers first,” he said Mike Beaudry, Founder and managing director at HERBL. “His people-centered leadership style enables teams to consistently produce good results and he is a very welcome addition to the HERBL family as we work to advance the industry in the state and beyond.”

Allison Seal joined the Maryland cannabis brand cult in the role of Chief Operating Officer. Previously, she was President at Next Day Blinds and IT and Marketing Director at Total Wine & More.

“MS. Siegel will play a key role in fueling the continued growth of CULTA,” said the CULTA Co-Founder and President Mackie Barch. “Independent operators focused on a single state dominate most cannabis markets nationally and we are starting to attract real talent. We are thrilled that Ms. Siegel is joining the CULTA team and looking forward to working with her to take the CULTA brand to the next level. “

Marijuana Company of America Board member Marco Guerrero has been named Vice President of MCOA Subsidiaries HempSMART Brazil and HempSMART Uruguay.

“We are pleased that Marco is taking on this role and offering us a higher level of international production and sales opportunities,” said MCOA CEO Jesus M. Quintero. “Marco is an excellent board member and we have every confidence in his ability to drive MCOA’s global expansion. In particular, his expertise in Latin America strengthens our ability to sell our premium product line for CBD and hemp made from HempSMART for the first time in Brazil, a country with over 212 million consumers.

“Marco is a trusted advisor who can ensure our success on our way through Latin America,” added Quintero. “His extensive work experience is based on the reinsurance industry, medicine and the economy in Uruguay and Brazil. This will serve us well as we have initiated our efforts to communicate directly with health professionals about the launch of our products in Latin America. “

Organizational Charts Senior Vice President of Operations Matt Rogers will leave his position at the company in May 2021. His replacement has not yet been announced.

“Matt embraced the challenges and opportunities of the cannabis industry. His insight and creativity were instrumental in helping us develop a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility, ”said Organigram’s Chief Executive Officer Greg Engel. “We would like to thank Matt for his dedication to making the transition seamless and we wish him all the best in his future endeavors.”

Changes and additions to the Board of Directors and the Advisory Board:

After the resignation of the board member and former chairman of the board Robert Cheney, Todd Harrison joined the Board of Directors C21 Investments Inc. Harrison currently serves as the chief investment officer Capital management and was previously Vice President at Morgan Stanley.

Aleafia health appointed Lu Galasso and Carlo Sistilli as independent members of the Board of Directors. Galasso is appointed to the Strategic Planning Committee and Sistilli to the Audit Committee.

Willie J. McKinney joined the Scientific and Strategic Advisory Board Labstat International. He is also a member of the FDA’s Scientific Advisory Board on Tobacco Products as a non-voting representative of the tobacco industry and a member of the Advisory Board of the ENDS US 2019 conferences.

HEXO Corp. appointed Rose Marie Gage to his board of directors. Gage brings more than 30 years of business development, strategy, communication, execution and governance experience to the panel.

The Arcview Group Industry expert added Jason Malcolm to the management consulting team, where he will act as a principal alongside the industry veteran, David Abernathy.

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