Peruse the latest corporate shake ups in the cannabis industry:
Aleafia Health Appoints Tricia Symmes As CCO
Medical marijuana company Aleafia Health Inc. (TSX: AH) (OTCQX: ALEAF) appointed Tricia Symmes as its chief commercial officer.
The decision is effective Thursday, August 27, the company confirmed Friday.
Symmes spent over two decades serving as a senior executive across pharmaceutical, consumer packaged goods, and cannabis industries, including the position of General Manager at WeedMD Inc.’s (TSX-V: WMD) (OTCQX: WDDMF) CX Industries.
While at Aleafia, she will oversee the development and execution of product launching as well as sales, marketing, and corporate development initiatives.
“Tricia’s leadership experience comes up at an exciting juncture for Aleafia Health as we strengthen and expand our adult-use and medical portfolios with new, differentiated health and wellness products,” said CEO Geoffrey Benic.
Clever Leaves Welcomes David Kastin To Its Ranks
Clever Leaves, which recently merged with Schultze Special Purpose Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ: SAMA) to form Clever Leaves Holdings Inc., tapped David Kastin to supervise its global legal activities and policies.
Kastin will serve as the General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, the company said Wednesday.
During his career, Kastin served at The Vitamin Shoppe, where he oversaw the privatization and sale of their business to the Franchise Group Inc. (NASDAQ: FRG), and as General Counsel to Town Sports International Holdings (NASDAQ: CLUB), to name a few.
Kyle Detwiler, Clever Leaves’ CEO, said they are …