We offer end-to-end solutions to existing and aspiring participants in the cannabis industry. We utilize our industry expertise to provide business planning and market assessment services, assist state licensing procurement, create business infrastructure and operational best practices. We also developed a portfolio of branded products including: The patented Satchel™, SoHum Living Soils™,Cultivation Cube™, and High Density Cultivation System™.
Board of Directors
Corey Hollister - Co-Chairman and Founder
“If you don’t start with strategic vision match you will go nowhere fast.” – Corey Hollister
Corey Hollister is Co-Founder and CEO of American Cannabis Company, Inc. (ACC) [OTCQB: AMMJ] based in Denver, Colorado. Mr. Hollister co-founded ACC to meet the needs of the rapidly developing cannabis industry, delivering end-to-end solutions for clients and customers in both the medical and recreational use sectors. Prior to founding ACC, Mr. Hollister was also a co-owner of a Boulder, CO based Medical Marijuana Center. Before moving to Colorado, Mr. Hollister lived in Boston, MA where he spent 10 years in marketing and advertising working with major brands such as Puma, DHL, Stride Rite, Thompson Learning and many others. During this period Mr. Hollister held such roles as President, VP of Client Services, Senior Account Manager, Director of Events and Field Marketing Manager. Throughout his career Mr. Hollister has combined the ability to understand a client’s challenges with the know-how to develop and implement successful solutions.
Corey’s area of expertise include:
- Corporate Strategy
- Client Relations
- Emerging Markets
- New Product Development
Ellis Smith - Co-Chairman and Founder
“The cannabis industry is an ever changing landscape that demands strategic planning and experience to operate a sustainable business.” – Ellis Smith
Mr. Smith has 17 years of horticultural experience, 8 years owning/operating businesses, and 2 years of international business experience in Kyrgyzstan, Central Asia. Working in the specialty cut flower market and running indoor gardens early in his career helped him understand complex growing systems and production protocols while developing his master gardening skills. Significant contributions to the community include the identification of the Hemp Russet Mite within the Colorado Medical Cannabis market and working with SKUNK magazine to enlighten the industry. Additional articles in SKUNK Magazine highlighted the use of True Living Organics (TLO) cultivation methodology in a regulated, commercial market. Mr. Smith’s career path has positioned him to play an integral role in assisting individual companies flourish and ensure emerging cannabis markets prosper as a whole.
Tripp Keber - Chief Executive Officer, Dixie Brands
As one of two original founders of the Dixie Elixirs and Edibles company, Colorado’s premiere licensed marijuana infused products manufacturer (MIPS), Tripp Keber now serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Dixie Brands, Inc. Widely hailed as one of this nascent industry’s indispensable leaders, when Tripp isn’t thinking about the future vision of Dixie and the industry, he is supporting the efforts of the National Cannabis Industry Association, where he is a founding member and current Board Director. Additionally since 2013, he has served as a Board Member of both the Marijuana Policy Project and The Council for Responsible Cannabis Regulation (CRCR), as well as an Advisory Board member of the Medical Marijuana Industry Group in Colorado.