Archives: Speakers

Job Title: PR Manager at CMW Media Company: CMW Media Specialization: CBD / Health & Wellness Division Location: San Diego, CA Website: cmwmedia.com Linkedin:   Biography: Favorite Quote: “Don’t tell me the sky is the limit when their are people walking on the moon” Biography: Kathleen Gonzales, PR Account Manager, brings over 10 years of media

Job Title: COO Company: DMO Holdings Corp. Specialization: Cannabis Sector Location: USA Website: dmoholdings.com Linkedin: Biography: Favorite Quote: “Life begins just outside your comfort zone.” Biography: A native New Yorker with a  passion for entrepreneurship. I constantly look for opportunities to help startups with their growth strategies. I have been fortunate enough to work on digital

Job Title: Director of Business Development Company: Leap Payments Specialization: Financial Location: Agoura Hills, CA USA Website: leappayments.com Linkedin: Biography: Christopher is passionate about business and entrepreneurship. With over 15 years of online sales and marketing experience, including 6 year in the CBD industry, Christopher’s ambition allows him to succeed with any opportunity that is presented

Job Title: BS Detector Company: Soil to the Oil Specialization: Strategic Advisor, Media Location: Venice, CA Website: If you don’t build your dreams, someone will hire you to build theirs. Tony Gaskin Linkedin: Biography: Favorite Quote: If you don’t build your dreams, someone will hire you to build theirs. Tony Gaskin Biography: Kristen Yoder, recently featured

Job Title: President Company: JBK Wellness Labs Specialization: Business, CBD Formulations Location: USA Website: https://jbkwellnesslabs.com/ Biography: Mr. Nandoo draws on a depth of experience in both the formulation and business logistics of the OTC personal care industry. Mr. Nandoo has years of executive level experience in the natural products industry, specializing in the manufacture and distribution

Job Title: Senior Vice President Company: TouchSuite Specialization: Business Development and Partnerships Location: USA Website: dreemnutrition.com Linkedin: Biography: Jeff Fortney is Senior Vice President, Business Development for TouchSuite.  He has spent over 27 years in the payments world, is a long term contributor to various trade publications, and has served on various industry committees.

Job Title: Chief Operating Officer, Founding Partner Company: DREEM Nutrition Specialization: BA Purdue University, 18 years Pharmaceutical Sales, Personal Development Coach Location: FORT WAYNE/IN/USA Website: dreemnutrition.com Linkedin: Biography: Favorite Quote: “Whether you think you can or whether you think you can’t, you’re right.” – Henry Ford Biography: Greg is an entrepreneur and founding partner of DREEM

Job Title: News Editor Company: NUVO Specialization: News Location: USA Website: nuvo.net Linkedin: Biography: Rob Burgess is a nine-time award-winning journalist whose work has appeared in print, radio, online and television. He is currently News Editor at NUVO. Before that, he was City Editor, Opinion Page Editor, and Editorial Board Member at the Kokomo Tribune; and

Job Title: Owner Company: Medie Edie’s and Elite Health and Wellness stores Specialization: Research, Education, and Marketing Location: Sterling Heights MI and Indianapolis, IN Website: elitehaw.com Biography: Favorite Quote: “Teamwork Makes the Dream Work” Biography: I was born and raised in Indiana. I became a marijuana activist in 2008. I have always been interested in the

Job Title: CEO Company: Sierra Gold Hemp Specialization: Economics of Cannabis Location: Pahrump Website: jbkwellnesslabs.com Linkedin:  Biography: Favorite Quote: Sun Tzu “In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity.” Biography: Philip is a former United States Marine, a cannabis consultant, the founder, and acting CEO of Sierra Gold Hemp. He was raised in Long Beach,