Wana Brands staffs up in California



America’s favored cannabis infused gummie now obtainable in all key markets in the Golden State

Los Angeles (October eight, 2019)— Wana Brands—America’s favored premium cannabis infused producer— continues to bolster its sales group and ambitious development plans with the appointments of a California sales force. 

“Often imitated but never ever duplicated, Wana Brands has perfected our solution line–including our Wana Sour Gummies–through years of considerable investment in our recipes and a passion for innovation. We appear forward to bringing our premium, vegan and all-all-natural items to a California marketplace that is hungry for edibles that reside up to their higher culinary requirements,” stated Wana CEO Nancy Whiteman.

Led by Wana Chief Income Officer Eric Block, the new California sales force is accountable for introducing Wana’s premium items to California dispensaries and educating crucial stakeholders. The multi-dimensional part contains sales, advertising and brand ambassadorship duties.

“The collective passion of our California Sales Force promises to enhance Wana’s explosive development,” Block stated. “This is the very first installment of sales appointments, and we appear forward to adding additional to our California group in the coming months.” Regularly ranked as a major promoting gummie in all seven states exactly where Wana is obtainable, America’s favored infused gummie is now obtainable in all key markets in the Golden State. Wana is distributed to the California marketplace by Herbl.

Vanessa Flores joins Wana as Sales Representative, Northern California, covering the Bay Region. Flores brings to Wana a decade of B2B and B2C sales practical experience excelling in hitting aggressive targets, consultative promoting, account management, buyer engagement and partnership improvement. Ahead of joining the Wana group, Flores served as Account Executive and Sales Partnership Manager for Tribe Corporations, a startup specializing in cultivation and distribution of a multi-solution portfolio. At Tribe she constructed and nourished relationships with dispensary management and purchasers and secured major sales benefits. As Account Executive at Zingbox Inc, Flores grew crucial strategic accounts by 60% in much less than 12 months and accomplished 100%+ of quota for 4 consequence quarters at the corporation. Flores graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Science in Organization Administration and Management.

Sanam Karim has been named Sales Representative, Northern California, and is focused on expanding sales in the Bay Region. With more than a decade of small business improvement and sales practical experience, Karim has helped startups scale and regularly accomplished Million Dollar, Presidents and 115%+ Club. In her prior part as Director of Sales &amp Organization Improvement at net marketing agency Sitepoint Media, Karim accomplished on typical 30-40% above quarterly targets by escalating account renewals, increasing typical deal sizes and lead generation. She served asEnterprise Account Executive for Cisco Meraki, exactly where she averaged 110% of purpose per quarter promoting into technologies &amp luxury brands, attaining Million Dollar Club for two consecutive quarters. Karim graduated from Fordham University with a Bachelor of Science in Advertising and a Minor in Spanish.

Tiffany Lewis has been appointed Sales Representative, Southern California, covering Los Angeles. She also serves as Finance Director at CFL NORML, exactly where she offers leadership to the finance and accounting method to optimize economic overall performance for the non-profit’s Central Florida chapter. Prior to joining Wana, she served as Activation Manager for Mammoth Distribution, executing an typical of 85 events per week at more than 350 dispensaries in California, exactly where she developed the foundation to course of action, record, track and optimize events and engagement activations. She served as Operations Manager &amp Accountant at Mondo Meds exactly where she ensured right small business operations in manufacturing, fulfillment, financials and advertising. Lewis graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Organization Management and has committed her profession to advocating for legal cannabis.

Deirdre Dolan has been named Sales Representative, Southern California, accountable for Orange County, San Diego, the central coast and desert cities. Dolan brings a decade of sales practical experience in a wide variety of industries.  Prior to Wana, Dolan was account executive at Sentia Wellness, exactly where she was accountable for promoting Choose CBD into pharmacies, well being shops, CBD-only retailers and fitness studios all through the U.S. and grew her territory to $100,000 in 3 months. As Field Sales Representative for TTI Inc, a Berkshire Hathaway corporation, Dolan was accountable for expansion and escalating sales in Southern California. Dolan graduated with a Bachelor of Science from the Boston University College of Hospitality Administration.

Wana Brands’ premium items are identified for their good quality, consistency and potency. The corporation has been supplying third celebration testing of its items to guarantee purity and potency because Wana was established in 2010. As such, shoppers and retailers have come to trust the Wana name as the business leader in infused gummies. Wana Sour Gummies are handcrafted and infused with higher-good quality tincture throughout the cooking course of action to guarantee the greatest tasting, highest good quality, constant gummie on the marketplace. Wana gummies are produced with fruit pectin, not gelatin. A specially chosen fruit pectin offers Wana Sour Gummies their wonderful texture and tends to make them 100% vegan. All Wana items are produced with gluten-free of charge components and taste like actual fruit, thanks to all-all-natural flavoring, coloring and sugar. Wana Gummies also have no sorbitol or mineral oil, each of which can bring about stomach upset.

Wana Brands tends to make sustainability a priority all through the organization. In March, Wana Brands sophisticated business innovation by unveiling a additional sustainable packaging option for its artisan edibles. The new containers lower 3 layers of packaging to only 1, with a tamper-evident shrink band adding one more level of safety. Considering the fact that late 2017, Wana has worked to make its operations paperless by instituting digital reporting SOPs, producing Wana’s procurement and getting departments 95% paperless and assisting to lower their carbon footprint. Wana Brands is 1 of only a handful of marijuana infused production organizations that is Lady-Owned. Heralded as “The Martha Stewart of Edibles” by Entrepreneur (Jan. 2019), Whiteman was 1 of only six girls incorporated in Higher Instances 100 in March 2019 and she was listed No. three in Cannabis Organization Executive’s Top rated Females in Cannabis list in Might 2019.

For additional data about obtainable positions at Wana Brands, check out Wana’s Profession Web page. To speak with a Wana representative, please make contact with Shawna McGregor at 917-971-7852 or [email protected].

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Incorporated in the 2019 Inc. 5000 list at #1536 and boasting a 3-year development price of 269%, Wana Brands is the No. 1 edibles brand in the United States, with additional units and dollars sold than any other brand, according to BDS Analytics 2019 Brand Share Report. Wana leads the business in good quality, consistency and potency, supplying a variety of various alternatives that allow prospects to generate the certain cannabis practical experience they want. Wana items present diverse solution types like edibles, vapes and extended release capsules, 4 various CBD/THC ratios as nicely as a wide variety of various dosages, onset instances and duration of effects. The portfolio is made so items can be applied singly or in mixture to address certain well being, wellness and recreational desires. Wana items are obtainable in Colorado, California, Illinois, Ohio, Michigan, Arizona and Oregon dispensaries, and will quickly be obtainable in Florida (as regulations permit). For additional data or to subscribe to Wana’s e-newsletter, check out www.wanabrands.com. Comply with Wana on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube and Pinterest.



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