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MC Pitch Competition Greg Vermeulen

President & CEOPistil

A dynamic leader who mobilizes people and resources to capitalize on new opportunities, Greg brings 10+ years experience as an entrepreneur starting and growing companies, and over 5 years experience in the legal cannabis industry. As one of the very first employees of Bedrocan Canada, Greg brings exceptional knowledge and subject matter expertise gained through the startup and IPO of one of the world’s leading medical cannabis producers. As a Responsible Person In Charge (RPIC) Greg has overseen every aspect of cannabis production in the world’s most advanced cultivation facilities.

In his most recent involvement at Bedrocan Canada (formerly TSV.BED), he served a range of roles as Director of Strategic Partnerships, as well as Director of Client Services & Medical Outreach. Greg planned and executed Bedrocan’s national customer acquisition strategy and developed strategic relationships with prescribing physicians across Canada, and around the world.

In 2016, Tweed (TSV.TWD) and Bedrocan merged to form Canopy Growth Corp (TSX.WEED), and Greg continued as Director of Strategic Partnerships for both the Bedrocan and Tweed brands.

Mr. Vermeulen additionally owns his own consulting company, Echinus Inc. which provides services to the Canadian Energy markets and International Trade Support Services to the green-technology sectors since 2006. Clients include: Electric & Gas Utilities, Foreign Consulates & Trade Commissions, and Federal Agencies.

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