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.

Board of Directors

Adam K. Szweras

CEO, Co- Chair of the Board
  • Partner with the law firm Fogler, Rubinoff LLP
  • Chairman and Founder of Foundation Markets Inc., a Toronto-based investment bank, and Exempt Market Dealer
  • Director at Aurora Cannabis Inc., Quinsam Capital, Water Ways, and incoming Director at Harborside Inc.
  • Practiced securities law since 1997

David Posner

Co- Chair 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 the US

Billy Morrison

Chief Technology Officer and Director
  • 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

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.

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

Aaron Johnson

Director
  • Aaron Johnson is a partner and member of the Business Department of JRG Attorneys at Law, LLP, where he has substantial experience in the fields of cannabis business entity formation and regulation, business transactions (formation, operation, mergers and acquisitions), real estate transactions, and land use (CEQA) law.

Leadership Team

Adam K. Szweras

CEO, Co- Chair of the Board
  • 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

Michael DiNapoli

Chief Financial Officer
  • Seasoned Senior Executive with over 25 years experience managing all aspects of operations, finance and long-term strategic planning for a number of large- to medium-size companies.
  • Graduated at Pace University NYC. Certified Public Accountant
  • Last 10 years focus in the wine and spirits industry as CFO/COO (Clos Du Val Winery, Bounty Hunter Wine and Spirits, Cameron Hughes, Coppola Wines.
  • Worked six years in public accounting (Deloitte NYC) for audit clients in the financial services industry
  • Private sector experience – Financial Analyst for Lehman Brothers, Controller for money manager firm (Lynch and Mayer – over 6 billion in assets), Controller Proprietary School/Insurance (The Chub Institute), Controller legal services company (Hobart West)

Billy Morrison

Chief Technology Officer and Director
  • 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

Chad Whittman

VP, Manufacturing
  • Formerly the General Manager and VP, Operations at Bronnor Corp., one of the countries largest contract manufacturers of infused products
  • Served as General Manager and Director for two of Colorado’s largest cannabis manufacturers for 10 years and managed production facilities across multiple states
  • Holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Northwestern State University

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

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

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