MONTREAL — Laurentian (“LO” or the “Company”), is pleased to announce that Mr. Justin Kausel has been appointed Vice President of Business Development.
“Justin brings a deep wealth of knowledge from his previous roles senior executive roles in both international and domestic cannabis operations. His primary focus will be on developing & servicing LO’s fast-growing number of provincial & national retail partners selling LO products to Canadians. This will be complemented with continuing to service and develop new partnerships to supplying medical cannabis to International patients”.
Mr. Kausel has a distinguished career with over 15 years in advertising & consumer goods entrepreneurship working with the likes of L’Oreal, Audi, Hudson Bay Company to Pattison Outdoor. Combining his passion for cannabis with expertise in communication & project management he created real value from the onset of joining the cannabis industry. Most notably he held the roles prior to joining the Laurentians team he was Vice- President Business Development for a Canadian R&D Cannabis Pharmaceutical company along with Vice- President Procurement & Business Development for a German-based cannabis distribution company. While at the prior, he lead their national & international partnership development initiative. While at the latter, he demonstrated his diversity & professionalism, while spearheading the global search & validation for EU- GMP complaint cultivators for importation and importation to Germany. Mr. Kausel has a B.A. in International Relations from Concordia University.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF LAURENTIAN
Chief Executive Officer