Wana Brands staffs up in California




America’s preferred cannabis infused gummie now offered in all key markets in the Golden State

Los Angeles (October eight, 2019)— Wana Brands—America’s preferred 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 by no means 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 market place 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 important stakeholders. The multi-dimensional function contains sales, advertising and marketing and brand ambassadorship duties.

“The collective passion of our California Sales Force promises to increase Wana’s explosive development,” Block stated. “This is the initially installment of sales appointments, and we appear forward to adding much more to our California group in the coming months.” Regularly ranked as a top rated promoting gummie in all seven states exactly where Wana is offered, America’s preferred infused gummie is now offered in all key markets in the Golden State. Wana is distributed to the California market place by Herbl.

Vanessa Flores joins Wana as Sales Representative, Northern California, covering the Bay Location. Flores brings to Wana a decade of B2B and B2C sales expertise excelling in hitting aggressive targets, consultative promoting, account management, client engagement and partnership improvement. Ahead of joining the Wana group, Flores served as Account Executive and Sales Partnership Manager for Tribe Organizations, 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 top rated sales benefits. As Account Executive at Zingbox Inc, Flores grew important strategic accounts by 60% in significantly less than 12 months and accomplished 100%+ of quota for 4 consequence quarters at the enterprise. Flores graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Science in Enterprise Administration and Management.

Sanam Karim has been named Sales Representative, Northern California, and is focused on expanding sales in the Bay Location. With more than a decade of company improvement and sales expertise, Karim has helped startups scale and regularly accomplished Million Dollar, Presidents and 115%+ Club. In her prior function as Director of Sales & Enterprise Improvement at internet marketing agency Sitepoint Media, Karim accomplished on typical 30-40% above quarterly objectives by growing account renewals, increasing typical deal sizes and lead generation. She served asEnterprise Account Executive for Cisco Meraki, exactly where she averaged 110% of target per quarter promoting into technologies & luxury brands, attaining Million Dollar Club for two consecutive quarters. Karim graduated from Fordham University with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and 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 supplies leadership to the finance and accounting approach to optimize economic efficiency 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 produced the foundation to course of action, record, track and optimize events and engagement activations. She served as Operations Manager & Accountant at Mondo Meds exactly where she ensured right company operations in manufacturing, fulfillment, financials and advertising and marketing. Lewis graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Enterprise 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 expertise in a assortment of industries.  Prior to Wana, Dolan was account executive at Sentia Wellness, exactly where she was accountable for promoting Choose CBD into pharmacies, overall health shops, CBD-only shops 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 enterprise, Dolan was accountable for expansion and growing sales in Southern California. Dolan graduated with a Bachelor of Science from the Boston University College of Hospitality Administration.

Wana Brands’ premium items are recognized for their top quality, consistency and potency. The enterprise has been supplying third celebration testing of its items to make sure purity and potency due to the fact 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-top quality tincture throughout the cooking course of action to make sure the finest tasting, highest top quality, constant gummie on the market place. Wana gummies are produced with fruit pectin, not gelatin. A specially chosen fruit pectin provides Wana Sour Gummies their remarkable texture and tends to make them 100% vegan. All Wana items are produced with gluten-free of charge components and taste like true fruit, thanks to all-all-natural flavoring, coloring and sugar. Wana Gummies also have no sorbitol or mineral oil, each of which can lead to stomach upset.

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

For much more details about offered positions at Wana Brands, stop by Wana’s Profession Web page. To speak with a Wana representative, please speak to 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 much more units and dollars sold than any other brand, according to BDS Analytics 2019 Brand Share Report. Wana leads the business in top quality, consistency and potency, supplying a variety of distinctive possibilities that allow clients to generate the certain cannabis expertise they want. Wana items give diverse solution types such as edibles, vapes and extended release capsules, 4 distinctive CBD/THC ratios as nicely as a assortment of distinctive dosages, onset occasions and duration of effects. The portfolio is created so items can be utilized singly or in mixture to address certain overall health, wellness and recreational demands. Wana items are offered in Colorado, California, Illinois, Ohio, Michigan, Arizona and Oregon dispensaries, and will quickly be offered in Florida (as regulations permit). For much more details or to subscribe to Wana’s e-newsletter, stop by www.wanabrands.com. Adhere to Wana on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube and Pinterest.