Jesse McConnell, M. A.Mr. McConnel is the co-founder of Whistler Medical Marijuana Corp., and an expert in organic cannabis cultivation with over a decade experience in this emerging sector. His efforts have been instrumental in establishing the first federally legal certified organic cannabis cultivation facility in the World. Mr. McConnell has extensive knowledge spanning the scientific, technical, organic, regulatory, and quality-related best practices governing medical cannabis as well as Certified Organic growing methods. Mr. McConnell holds a Master’s degree in Philosophy from the University of Victoria.
Dr. Brian O'Connor
Dr. Brian O’ Connor MD, FRCP, FRCPI, is a leading consultant in general and respiratory medicine based in London, United Kingdom. He completed his general medical training in Dublin before passing his entrance exam to become fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland in 1984. In London he completed his specialist training in respiratory medicine at the reputable Royal Brompton Hospital. While in residence, he established a cutting edge clinical research facility for researching new treatments for airway diseases as well as completing an MD thesis that investigated airway inflammation and asthma.
He was appointed Senior Lecturer at the National Heart and Lung Institute, the same year he became Consultant in Respiratory Medicine at the Royal Brompton Hospital. In 1997 he continued his clinical research at King’s College School of Medicine, becoming Consultant Respiratory Physician at King’s College Hospital until 2008, when he took up full-time private practice.
He launched the London Chest Clinic in 2009, aiming to tailor healthcare management for patients who want to take charge of their own health whether insured or not. He has published over 200 papers in peer-reviewed journals, edited and written chapters for books, as well as participated in scientific meetings on the international stage. He’s an active member of the international respiratory community where he frequently attends meetings and conferences.
David GreenwayMr. Greenway has two decades of experience in managing, financing, and developing growth strategies for various TSX Venture Exchange and CSE listed companies. His key expertise lies in the management and development of junior public resource companies, especially in the oil and gas sector. He has held directorships, senior management and business development positions including his role as the CEO of Consolidated Gold Mines, SNS Silver Corp and his board position in Mountain View Conservation Centre.
Rob is a performance-driven, innovative executive with over 20 years of global experience in business leadership, strategic marketing, consulting, technology, crowdsourcing and communications. As a C-Level executive in growing technology and services companies, Rob developed and delivered compelling business strategies for both Fortune 500 companies and smaller cap enterprises. His experience includes; technology, financial services, blockchain, consumer goods, food, retail and environmental sustainability with well-known companies such as Intel, Dell, LG Electronics, Microsoft, Expedia, HSBC, LEGO, VELCRO and others.
Rob has held positions as Chief Client Officer and Chief Marketing Officer with a leading crowdsourcing technology company, as well as, was President of a boutique research firm. Rob is a frequent speaker at global marketing events, was President of AIM, the Association of Integrated Marketers, and was also a member of the Digital Strategy Conference Advisory Board. In 2006, he was recognized as one of BC’s “Top 40 Under 40”. Rob holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queen’s University.