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LEADERSHIP

CBD Acres is Canada’s foremost team of Cannabinoid professional excellence with decades of experience from seed-to-sale.

Our diverse professional team is informed by science, collaborates with nature, and relentlessly innovates to develop products that benefit the health and wellness of our customers.

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Mark has had extensive experience at the
Executive level, as well as Sales functions
within Tier 1 Consumer Packaged Goods
Companies in Canada.

 

Mark pioneered the first ACMPR license in
Canada in his role as CEO and Founder of the Peace Naturals Project

 

Mark has also worked hand-in-hand with
Industrial Hemp farmers across Canada,
developing a great deal of experience in Industrial Hemp agriculture.

Founder & Co-CEO

Mark Gobuty

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Jennifer has been a leader in Canadian Cannabis prior to and upon licensing of  the Peace Naturals Project.

 

Jennifer has extensive experience in compliance, science and superior problem solving skills.  Jennifer’s prior roles in research, science and education both in class and at a senior American law firm coupled with her hands on experience in the Cannabis Act create an unparalleled capacity to understand, interpret and execute the business initiatives in a compliant and efficient way.

President

Jennifer Caldwell

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Kevin is the founder of Local Cannabinoid Company and has 4 years of experience in Cannabis Act under the prior ACMPR program.


Kevin is also the owner of Davis Solutions, a multi-discipline corporation based in Barrie, Ontario, where he founded LCC, and is a licensed Bailiff in the Province of Ontario. 

 

Kevin has assembled a best-in-class team of professionals to complete the build-out, below budget, ahead of schedule and above the intense standards of the Cannabis Act industry in Canada

General Manager, LLC

Kevin Davis

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Asta brings a solid background in
management, sales, marketing, product development and innovation across various operating formats.

 

She is a results-oriented leader with over twenty-five years improving business performance within highly competitive markets in the Consumer Packaged Goods
and Services industries.

 

Asta has also developed and executed high-level strategic initiatives and operational plans in both start-up organizations as well as internationally with large multi-national corporations.

CEO

Asta Dvorak

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Doug has worked for over twenty-five years in the financial services industry with both private and public companies. ​

An experienced Director and CFO, he has been responsible for the overall financial strategy and direction in areas of Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Restructuring and Private Equity.

Interim CFO

Doug Harris

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Trevor is Canada’s leading authority on
Industrial Hemp processing and innovation. 
Trevor is the founder of Northern Oil Seed Mills, Canada’s largest toll processor of hemp nut for non-dairy beverages.

 

In early 2002, Trevor began to modify conventional machinery to improve yields to Hemp seeds.  Trevor perfected this process and NOMI can offer its clients the highest yield per Kg anywhere in the world.  Trevor is a licensed Organic Hemp Farmer and has
over a decade of agronomic expertise in cover crop management as well as alternative methodologies for  fiber harvest and processing.

Vice President, Innovation

Trevor Guenter

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Dr. Panchal founded two biotechnology companies involved in the development of wound healing, cancer therapeutic and diagnostic products.  He has also served as a consultant to the biomedical industry and was involved in yeast genetics, fermentations and product development at John Labatt Ltd.

Dr. Panchal is a Board Member of several companies, including MaRS Innovation.  He has authored over 50 scientific papers and has edited a book entitled Yeast Strain Selection, published in 1990.  Dr. Panchal has been an Adjunct Professor at the University of Western Ontario where he obtained his Ph.D. in biochemical engineering.

Director, Operations 

Dr. Chandra Panchal

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Bill has proven ability in overseeing all business operations from engineering, manufacturing, quality control, and product development. Bill plays an integral role in implementing process improvements with new technology. 

Bill’s leadership roles in automotive engineering, plant operations, quality control and progressive leadership converts into excellent disciplines and operational continuity in an industry that will count on precision and continuity.

Director, Operations

William Lowe