CBD Brands

Company Management

Brian John

CEO

For the past 20 years, Brian has been an investor and global advisor to companies around the globe. He is the Founder of a highly successful financial consulting firm specializing in assisting emerging growth companies primarily in the sub- $100 million space and has worked with hundreds of companies in dozens of countries over the last 25 years. He also serves on the board of directors of The Learning Center at the Els Center of Excellence–a school for children with autism in Jupiter, Florida.

Richard Miller

COO

Since 2000, Rich has managed a consulting firm that advises emerging growth companies. Over the last twenty years Mr. Miller has provided strategic advice to hundreds of companies across diverse industries. He has assisted C Level executives with expanding, financing and other challenges emerging companies face. Mr. Miller was Co-Founder of Teeka Tan Suncare Products. Prior to the company’s sale he was instrumental in the design and launch a full line of boutique suncare products. He managed the deal from “concept to sale”. He is an advocate for school safety and local schools through his grass roots group My School Counts.

Douglas McKinnon

CFO

Mr. McKinnon’s 35+ year professional career includes financial, advisory and operation experience across a broad spectrum of industry sectors, including oil and gas, technology, cannabis and communications. He has served in Clevel positions in both private and public sectors, including Chairman and CEO of an American-Stock-Exchange traded company, VP – Chief Administrative Officer of a $12-billion market cap NASDAQ-traded company for which the management team raised over $2.2 billion, CFO of several publicly-held US, Canadian and Australian companies, and CEO/CFO of various other private enterprises. As an entrepreneur, Mr. McKinnon has been involved in organizations ranging from start-up companies using venture capital funding to publicly traded institutional backed companies.Additionally, Mr. McKinnon has extensive merger and acquisition, and turnaround experience Mr. McKinnon attended Texas Christian University for both his BBA and MBA. He worked for nine years as a CPA in the SEC and the oil and gas practice section and member of the O&G Technical Committee of Coopers & Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers).