Cannabis Movers & Shakers: Culta, Uncle Bud’s, MJ Holdings, 4Front

Here’s a summary of the latest corporate shake-ups in the cannabis industry.

Sales Veteran Jonathan Lassiter Joins Culta

Cannabis brand Culta welcomed Jonathan Lassiter to its ranks, appointing him vice president of sales for its retail channel.

The Silver Spring, Maryland-based producer of cannabis flower and extracts tapped Lalsssiter to oversee direct-to-consumer sales at its store, located at 215 Key Highway in Baltimore.

He brings a vast experience in sales, having served at Guitar Center for 17 years, per Wednesday’s press release.

During his time as district manager, Lassiter supervised twelve music retail locations across Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, D.C.

Culta president and co-founder Mackie Barch praised Lassiter for his “expertise is a key asset to growing our retail business.”

Uncle Bud’s Taps NHL Star Seth Jones As Brand Ambassador

Hemp and CBD brand Uncle Bud’s named National Hockey League star Seth Jones, its brand ambassador.

The Columbus Blue Jackets’ defencemen joined other esteemed sportsmen and celebrities who opted to endorse the brand, such as Basketball Hall of Famer Earvin “Magic” Johnson, …

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