Halo Labs Inc. (“Halo” or the “Company”) (NEO: HALO, OTC: AGEEF, Germany: A9KN) is pleased to announce two key additions to our leadership team. Chad Kanner has been named Vice President of Revenue Development, alongside Gurpeet Sahani who has been appointed as Director of Operations. Both will be based in California.
Chad Kanner will be focusing primarily on developing the Company’s business in California, leveraging his extensive experience in the cannabis industry over the past 9 years to drive the Company’s sales and marketing initiatives. As Owner and CEO of Fresh Off The Bud™, he led the company’s overall business, developing the brand and product assortment to enable successful partnerships and distribution with major retailers such as Eaze, Harborside, and Greenwolf. Chad also is the founder and owner of Alderpoint Farms, where he started and operated a large-scale cultivation facility. With almost a decade of experience in the cannabis industry, Chad has developed strong strategic relationships with many of California’s largest operators which will be valuable in helping drive Halo’s expansion in the state.
Gurpreet (Pete) Sahani, a long-time resident of Southern California, gained early exposure to the industry while attending college in Humboldt County and brings more than 15 years of manufacturing, operations management, product development, global supply chain and sourcing expertise honed while living and working in diverse cultural environments including Japan, China and India. Previously a principal at LGS Consultants, an operations management, supply chain, sourcing and product development advisory consulting firm, Pete worked with industry-spanning manufacturing startups and established companies including vertically integrated cannabis cultivators and distributors to multi-million-dollar international industrial equipment manufacturers, implementing strategies that resulted in improved profitability and optimized production throughput.
Halo is a cannabis extraction company that develops and manufactures quality cannabis oils and concentrates, which are the fastest growing segments in the cannabis industry. Halo has expertise in all major cannabis manufacturing processes, leveraging proprietary processes and products, and has produced over 3.0M grams of oils and concentrates since inception. The forward-thinking company is led by a strong management team with deep industry knowledge and blue-chip experience. The Company is currently operating in California, Nevada and Oregon as well as Lesotho Africa through a strategic partnership. With a consumer-centric focus, Halo will continue to market innovative branded and private label products across multiple product categories.
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