Corporate Governance

Innovating technology starts with innovative leaders.

Taking the cannabis to new heights starts with our people. Our leaders merge their experience in the food industry with their knowledge of the cannabis industry to bring you innovative, high-quality products. We’re focused on creating a transparent company culture and invite you to connect with us on social for the latest updates.

Steve Jobs once said that “customers don’t know what they want until we’ve shown them.” That was his motto as he broke boundaries and developed technology at Apple that we didn’t even know we wanted.

That’s the attitude our team has at Nutritional High. The cannabis industry is booming, expected to reach over $20 billion shortly, and we think it’s time consumers have more options – perhaps ones they don’t even know they want yet. We’ll be the ones to show them.

Leadership Team

Jim Frazier

Chief Executive Officer
  • Over 23 years of experience in the food industry and a proven track record of developing and implementing branded and private label programs and driving profits
  • Owns and operates a successful Florida-based candy and chocolate business which has been a well-known manufacturer of confectioneries for over 40 years
  • Managed the expansion of his plant facilities and significantly expanded sales and developed new customer bases across all retail channels

Adam K. Szweras

Corporate Secretary and Director
  • Partner with the law firm Fogler, Rubinoff LLP
  • Chairman and Founder of Foundation Markets Inc., a Toronto-based investment bank, and Exempt Market Dealer
  • Expertise in recreational and medicinal marijuana laws in the US and Canada
  • Practiced securities law since 1997

Billy Morrison

VP, Extraction
  • Founded Peloton Pharmaceuticals, where he designed, developed, and deployed nearly autonomous grow system that mitigates labor and reduces cost
  • Experience in operating marijuana companies, founding The Union Collective, a successful delivery dispensary; Capstone Analytical, one of the first Bay Area thin layer chromatography testing facilities; and Temez Extracts
  • Pioneered a patented water conserving technology that eliminates water change outs

Robert Keeler

Chief Operations Officer
  • For 29 years, Mr. Keeler has been creating vertically integrated, high growth manufacturing, wholesale, distribution and retail companies, while establishing manufacturing, process, quality and financial controls
  • Mr. Keeler currently serves as the Chief Operating Officer of Dude, Sweet Chocolate, which is a vertically integrated manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of unique, world-class dark chocolate creations
  • Mr. Keeler previously worked for Dallas-based Sunrise Foods, Inc. for 18 years, retiring as a COO in 2012. Sunrise Foods, Inc. is a frozen food manufacturer with a national and international distribution network

David Posner

Chairman of the Board and Director
  • Brought “Hempen Gold,” the first hemp-infused beer to Canada
  • Imported and created marketing and branding initiatives for various other alcoholic products in Canada
  • Acquisitions Manager for Stonegate Properties Inc. where he managed real estate properties and brokered deals in Canada and Oklahoma

Amy Stephenson

Chief Financial Officer
  • Over 20 years senior management and capital markets experience, 10 of which were spent in the CFO position for various public companies, including Ceres Global Ag Corp., Goldeye Explorations Ltd., Petroworth Resources Inc., and Augen Capital Corp
  • As former CFO of Bedrocan Cannabis Corporation, Ms. Stephenson has a strong familiarity of the cannabis and hemp industries
  • MBA in Finance from California State University, BA from the University of Hong Kong
  • Ms. Stephenson is a CFA Charter holder, a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CMA) and a member of the Financial Executive International (FEI)

Alex Storcheus

SVP, Corporate Development
  • Mr. Storcheus has been involved with Nutritional High since its inception in 2014 and is currently an SVP, Corporate Finance at Foundation Markets – a Toronto-based merchant/invesment bank
  • In his current capacity Mr. Storcheus assists Nutritional High with expansion efforts in various jurisdictions and financial advisory projects
  • Mr. Storcheus has previously worked at the Department of National Defense, holds a BBA from the Schulich School of Business at York University, and is also a CFA Charterholder

Andres Tinajero

Director
  • Andres Tinajero has over 20 years of business experience, having supported a broad range of industries, including mining, manufacturing, and technology.
  • Mr. Tinajero has served as CFO and Vice President of Finance of several medium-sized public companies across Canada.
  • He holds a degree in Business Administration and an MBA, and is also a Member of the Canadian Institute of Certified Management Accountants, the Certified Practicing Accountants of Australia and he is a Certified member of the Institute of Corporate Directors.

Advisory Board

Frank Galati

  • Currently – Managing Partner of Bedford Group’s resource practice, advising resource companies on talent and leadership
  • Has extensive experience in the food industry with a focus on consumer products:
    • President and CFO of Wellnx Life Sciences, a sports and nutrition supplement company
    • President and CEO of Destination Products International Ltd., a frozen food company spun off from Cott Corp
    • Chief Financial Officer (US Division) & Vice President and Corporate Controller for Cott Corporation
    • Chief Financial Officer, Grocery Division and Director of Planning, Consumer Products of Maple Leaf Foods

Debra Zwiefelhofer

  • Registered and licensed dietician and nutritionist with over 30 years of experience in clinical nutrition care, food service management and medical marketing
  • Previously spent 17 years with Nestlé HealthCare Nutrition (formerly Novartis Nutrition) where she held a number of marketing positions in managerial capacities, including Interim Director of Marketing where she utilized her clinical experience and industry knowledge to build the foundation for a successful new company by directing activities of four marketing managers, collectively responsible for over 30% of total sales volume

Board of Directors

David Caplan

Director
  • Served as a Minister of Infrastructure during the 2003 session, and Minister of Health and Long-Term Care during the 2007 session
  • Former member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario, and was a cabinet minister in the government of Liberal Premier Dalton McGuinty
  • Worked as a commercial real estate agent with the firm of Ernest Goodman Ltd. from 1985 to 1989, and was Vice-President of Taurus Metal Trading Ltd. (a recycling company) between 1989 and 1992

Brian Presement

Director
  • President and CEO of Unite Communications Corp., which he has grown from a regional telecom provider offering a narrow set of services to a full scale telecom provider offering services to companies of all sizes all across Canada.
  • Over 20 years of business operations and marketing experience. Previously Vice President Business Development of VOXX Corporation responsible for the sales and marketing of Voxx’s Telecommunications Services

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