Overview

Founded by a leadership team with decades of experience in the cannabis industry, Prime Harvest is a vertically integrated cannabis company with expertise in the science of cultivation and extraction, distribution, product branding and retail, and clean cultivation tissue cloning practices. Based in the innovation hotspot of San Diego, California, Prime Harvest is also expanding its footprint to other legal U.S. markets and Canada with an expanding portfolio as licensed cultivators, producers, manufacturers, distributors, and retailers of cannabis products.

Through existing and growing retail locations and product lines, strategic partnerships, and a steadfast commitment to being at the forefront of development of a broad range of cannabis industry products, with Prime Harvest the public is empowered to make decisions that enhance their overall health and well-being.

Thriving Asset Portfolio

CULTIVATION

43 acre property in Humboldt County's emerald triangle growing environmentally conscious and sustainably grown cannabis. Additional manufacturing licenses awarded with more pending.

DISTRIBUTION & RETAIL

Olive Tree Wellness Center storefront and delivery license in Ramona, CA. Aggressively pursuing licenses throughout the Western United States for continued expansion of dispensaries and wholesale distribution.

PRIME HARVEST GROWERS PROGRAM

Part of the National Growers Alliance (NGA), an extended network of suppliers that meet our rigorous standards and are subject to strict quality control checks.

BRANDED PRODUCTS

Retailed and available for wholesale, the HICHI product line of tinctures, "topicals" and vapes aspire to encourage the positive flow of CHI, the nourishment for the mind, energy, body & soul. Exploring additional branded products to meet market segment demands.

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT PIPELINE

Developing superior formulations specific to medical ailments while voluntarily adhering to FDA guidelines and CGGMP compliance.

EXTRACTION & TISSUE CULTURE PROPAGATION

10,000 square foot facility in Santa Rosa, California for scalable extraction, distillation, and formulation. Propagation method to produce plants of uniform genetic makeup, increase the rate of pant production and eliminate the risk of plant disease.

OUR MISSION

It starts with choice.

We believe it is vitally important to educate and empower people so that they can make decisions towards improving their lifestyle and leading a fulfilling life, particularly those looking to treat physical or mental conditions with therapeutic natural solutions towards improved overall wellbeing. This can be accomplished by providing access to cannabis products that will set the highest industry standards.

OUR VISION

We believe in you, and grow from there.

To be the leading international provider of cannabis products targeting two of the largest cannabis markets in the world: California and Canada. The general public is beginning to understand that traditionally prescribed treatments by the medical community for conditions related to pain management, sleep, and other mental, physical and emotional barriers to healthy living are highly addicting and unnatural. There are options to those traditional treatments. Through our own vertically-integrated approach and by aligning with partners, Prime Harvest aims to oversee the source and the process offering cannabis related medicinal products in a specialized and humane environment. Prime Harvest is determined to lead a world where patients are empowered to make decisions that enhance their overall health and well-being.

MANAGEMENT TEAM

Passionate about applying innovation and leadership to create dramatic new value through startups in organizations and markets, the Prime Harvest leadership team is focused on bringing cannabis products to market with a vertically integrated approach where the complete supply chain is under their purview. 

The diverse team consists of industry professionals with deep backgrounds in the medical cannabis industry, microbiology and biotechnology, financial and operational management, horticulture and cultivation, systems development, sales and business development, law and policy.

E. DUANE ALEXANDER

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, DIRECTOR

25+ years in retail general management, marketing and operations, including 20 years real world, hands-on experience in the cannabis industry.

Successfully consulted and prepared over 36 licenses throughout N.America.

Specializes in cannabis licensing & regulatory compliance, indoor cannabis hydroponics including commercial space efficiency and cultivation facility design, nutrient formulation & schedule implementation, systems integration, project management, vertical integration, productivity and profitability.

Active in his community, has contributed to numerous nonprofits serving children and people with disabilities as a volunteer and donor.

JOHN WILCZAK

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER, DIRECTOR

Brings 30+ years of executive management experience and board membership of intellectual property driven technology, pharma and agriculture related companies. He joined GE in 1979 where he provided business development and operations consulting for the CEO’s office, then Touche Ross and Co. as an executive management consultant.

Founded MetaTools, Inc. in 1992 and took the company public backed by Paul Allen in a $62 million IPO (NASDAQ) in 1995, then through a series of acquisitions before retiring from the Company in 1998.

Co-founded SinusPharmacy in 2000 which developed and commercialized a breakthrough therapeutic approach to treating chronic rhinosinusitis. This company was successfully sold to a large health care provider. Earned degrees from Brown & Columbia University (MBA).

DR. TREVOR MACMILLAN

CHIEF SCIENCE OFFICER

A medical cannabis scientific leader with a PhD in Plant Molecular Biology and previously employed at Aurora Cannabis from its launch. He brings a strong background in plant breeding, biotechnology and regulatory environments.
Key achievements include Director of Research and Quality Control, success in obtaining MMPR production and sales licenses, and establishing a QC finished product analytic testing program.

Established plant tissue culture (PTC) program for industrial cannabis production; established GMP compliant super critical fluid extraction program for edible oils; developed in-process quality testing and product storage systems.

JOHN R. KAZANJIAN

INDEPENDENT DIRECTOR

40+ years in general management including business planning, development, marketing, operations, direct and retail sales
A veteran in B2B, B2C and retail sales industries, particularly known for his vision and team leadership abilities

Has generated multi-millions in sales by ensuring project continuity from program conceptualization through to successful marketing and sales campaigns.
Earned B.S. from Rutgers 1969 and an MLA from the Harvard Graduate School of Design 1971.

CARLOS GUTIERREZ

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

A professional with general management, marketing, sales, investment capital and charity fundraising primarily serving southern CA.

Co-founder of Prime Harvest’s Community Alliance Program (CAP), he directs activities with enthusiasm and loyalty to each and every organization.

As commercial and residential real estate consultant, his skills and work ethic have built a wide range of clients including first time home buyers and multi-million-dollar investors. Evaluates all real estate transactions.

Humanitarian who dedicates his time to helping people and supports multiple community causes and projects including San Diego State University among many.