Calyx Peak Businesses Hires Former COO of MedMen


LAS VEGAS, Aug. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Multi-state cannabis operator Calyx Peak Companies announced these days that cannabis sector veteran Ben Cook, former COO of MedMen, has joined the company’s executive group as Chief Operating Officer. Ben will have duty for cultivation, extraction, manufacturing, distribution, sales and compliance across all of Calyx Peak’s operating markets.

“We’re particularly proud to solidify our executive group with skilled and passionate leaders as we ramp up for Calyx Peak’s subsequent stage of development,” says Ed Schmults, CEO of Calyx Peak Businesses. “Ben has a stellar record of driving innovation and operational excellence. I’m proud to welcome him to the Calyx Peak group as we perform to realize a dominant position in the swiftly evolving cannabis industry.”

As COO of MedMen, Ben Cook was accountable for finish-to-finish operational oversight supporting much more than 70 shops and 12 production facilities. Prior to his perform inside the cannabis sector, Cook held senior operating positions at Walmart, Target, and Apple. As Chief Provide Chain Officer at Sam’s Club, Ben was accountable for provide chain oversight for 600 big format shops and a $three billion e-commerce organization.

“Ben’s impressive track record in building an omni-channel expertise for consumers and enhancing operational efficiency will be critical for our future accomplishment,” adds Schmults. “And as a US Army veteran, I know he gets points completed!”

“Calyx Peak Businesses is a correct leader inside the swiftly evolving cannabis sector,” says Cook. “I am pretty considerably searching forward to playing a part in their continued development story.”

About Calyx Peak Businesses

Calyx Peak Businesses is a top multi-state operator searching to lead the legal cannabis revolution. The business operates more than 300,000 square feet of cultivation, extraction and distribution facilities across a number of states. Calyx Peak launched with a little investment in Nevada and swiftly expanded to 4 states. It is also the proud owner of lauded cannabis brand Josh D, founded by a single of the originators of Los Angeles’ OG Kush movement and second-location finisher at The 2018 Emerald Cup in the Licensed Mixed Light Flower Category, and Song Brands, a premium cannabis brand founded by Dr. Paul Song. Calyx Peak Businesses continues to invest in its brands and operations in its drive to realize a dominant position in the swiftly evolving cannabis industry. For much more facts, please visit


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