Charlie has spent the past 3 years building Kiva Confections’ sales and service capabilities into one of the leading cannabis distribution companies in California. Charlie ability to bring traditional CPG, sales and service skills, to the cannabis industry was instrumental in establishing Kiva Confections’ distribution arm Kiva Sales and Service. As a CPG industry professional Charlie developed his leadership, sales, marketing and analytic skills to continually deliver short and long-term priorities. Charlie’s past professional experience includes working for market leaders like Anheuser-Busch InBev, MillerCoors, and Ninkasi Brewing. Charlie is a graduate of California State University Long Beach and holds an MBA from Pepperdine University.