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Management Team

Chris Bogart

President & CEO, Director

Mr. Bogart has 22 years professional experience in senior management positions with public and private companies, providing expertise in capital markets, strategic planning, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and regulatory compliance. His broad industry experience includes; biotechnology, healthcare, technology, communications, agriculture, and he has been involved directly in M&A and equity financings with aggregate values in excess of $150M for both public and private companies including complex equity financing transactions in the United States, Canada and Europe. Mr. Bogart was a Co-Founder of TSX listed InMed Pharmaceuticals (TSX: IN), previously as their CEO and VP Corporate Strategic; and a Co-Founder of Magnum Uranium which was acquired by TSX listed Energy Fuels Inc.

Michael Forbes

COO, Director

Named one of 2017’s Top Entrepreneurs by Quantum Shift, Michael has a long history of creating and operating successful companies in the pharmaceutical and health care industry. Over 14 years in business, he has created and operated a chain of 9 pharmacies and 8 medical clinics, including 3 methadone clinics, employing over 160 people. This expertise led to him being nominated to help create the procedures for the College of Pharmacist of BC in 2010. His expertise in creating standard operating procedures in the pharmaceutical space is vital in ensuring proper drug diversion to the public. This experience is crucial in creating trust with the consumer and the industry at large. He holds an Honorary Degree in Business from the Ivey School Of Business and a Bachelor of Science In Pharmacy. This combination of pharmaceutical knowledge and business and entrepreneurial skill are keys assets for developing Choom Holdings.

Terese Gieseleman, CFO

Terese J. Gieselman has over 28 years of extensive experience with publicly listed companies listed on the CSE, TSX, TSXV, OTCBB, NASDAQ and AMEX, in the roles of Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, and Corporate Secretary. Terese has accumulated an extensive background in corporate and financial reporting and compliance for Canada and the United States, including particularly relevant experience in financings, treasury, international corporate structures and financial reporting.

Chris Gagan, SVP Marketing

Chris is an expert in brand building, retail marketing, and product development, from ‘concept to shelf’. He has worked with a wide range of lifestyle, action sports, athletic, and outdoor brands in both a retail and wholesale capacity. Most recently, Gagan led the design, development, and retail execution for the exclusive brand apparel portfolio at Canadian Tire and FGL Sports (Sport Chek). His suite of products garnered over 60 million in annual sales across a brand house that included Diadora, Huntshield, Outbound, and Woods. Prior to that, he was instrumental in the development and sales of a wide range of consumer products for Sugoi Performance Apparel and Fox Racing, an iconic brand in the action sports world. Gagan, a McGill MBA graduate, will be instrumental in curating and delivering an elevated customer experience with the Choom brand.

Aussie Jiwani, Director of Sales

Mr. Jiwani (BCIT Sales and Marketing, 1994) is a top ranked National Account Manager, with consistent award-winning success over a 23-year career in the beverage and alcohol industry. Mr. Jiwani was recently a Key Account Manager for BC Retail Chains & Grocery at Arterra Wines Canada (formerly Constellation Brands) and previously held the position of National Account Manager for Molson Coors Canada. Mr. Jiwani has consistently been recognized for his contributions to record-setting sales figures, territory startup/expansion and new account development and acquisitions. He has a proven ability to over achieve on sales objectives and is a leader in the alcohol beverage industry. He has received multiple awards throughout his exciting career. Mr. Jiwani has helped organize and execute many international events, some of which have included: the Molson Indy Vancouver, the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, numerous successful product launches and dozens of other local and locally executed internationally based events.

Board of Directors

Chris Bogart

President & CEO, Director

Mr. Bogart has 22 years professional experience in senior management positions with public and private companies, providing expertise in capital markets, strategic planning, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and regulatory compliance. His broad industry experience includes; biotechnology, healthcare, technology, communications, agriculture, and he has been involved directly in M&A and equity financings with aggregate values in excess of $150M for both public and private companies including complex equity financing transactions in the United States, Canada and Europe. Mr. Bogart was a Co-Founder of TSX listed InMed Pharmaceuticals (TSX: IN), previously as their CEO and VP Corporate Strategic; and a Co-Founder of Magnum Uranium which was acquired by TSX listed Energy Fuels Inc.

Michael Forbes

COO, Director

Named one of 2017’s Top Entrepreneurs by Quantum Shift, Michael has a long history of creating and operating successful companies in the pharmaceutical and health care industry. Over 14 years in business, he has created and operated a chain of 9 pharmacies and 8 medical clinics, including 3 methadone clinics, employing over 160 people. This expertise led to him being nominated to help create the procedures for the College of Pharmacist of BC in 2010. His expertise in creating standard operating procedures in the pharmaceutical space is vital in ensuring proper drug diversion to the public. This experience is crucial in creating trust with the consumer and the industry at large. He holds an Honorary Degree in Business from the Ivey School Of Business and a Bachelor of Science In Pharmacy. This combination of pharmaceutical knowledge and business and entrepreneurial skill are keys assets for developing Choom Holdings.

Mr. Stephen Tong

Director

Mr. Tong has been a securities lawyer for over 17 years with a particular emphasis on corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance matters in various sectors.

Mr. Kevin Puil

Director

Mr. Puil is a former fund manager and analyst with over 20 years experience managing natural resource investments. He is currently the Managing Partner of a natural resource focused private equity fund. Previously, he was the CEO of a private mining finance company, and held senior positions at several firms including Bolder Investment Partners, where he was a Partner and Portfolio Manager; Gissen & Associates as Portfolio Manager and the Encompass Fund as Senior Analyst of natural resources. Kevin currently serves as a Board Director of two Toronto Stock Exchange listed mining companies. He holds a degree in Economics from the University of Victoria in British Columbia, and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder.

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