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Jesse McConnell

Jesse McConnell, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Jesse McConnell has a proven track record from his time as Co-Founder of Whistler Medical Marijuana Corp (WMMC) -- the first certified organic, federally-licensed cannabis growing facility in Canada -- which was sold to Aurora Cannabis for $175 million in January 2019. With nearly two decades of experience in the Cannabis industry, Jesse has an unparalleled network of relationships in the industry and has been involved in the design and licensure of multiple facilities across Canada and the United States. Jesse’s industry experience also includes the development of proprietary, innovative growth techniques to produce high-quality, certified organic, cannabis crops. Jesse has a B.A.(Hons) in Economics and a M.A. in Philosophy.