VANCOUVER, July 10, 2018 /CNW/ - Choom™ (CSE: CHOO; OTCQB: CHOOF) (the "Company" or "Choom"), an emerging fully-integrated cannabis company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Aussie Jiwani to the Management team as Director of Sales. Mr. Jiwani will be a crucial member of the Choom team as we move towards being a cultivator of premium craft cannabis and the leading cannabis retailer for the recreational market in Canada.
"We are thrilled to bring Mr. Jiwani on board as we continue to grow and strengthen our position in the recreational cannabis market coming this October. Mr. Jiwani brings an abundance of knowledge and experience in respect to the sale and retail of regulated products, which will be extremely valuable for further executing and improving our strategy," states Chris Bogart, President and CEO of Choom.
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 start-up/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.
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The Choom brand is inspired by Hawaii's "Choom Gang"- a group of buddies in Honolulu during the 1970's who loved to smoke weed—or as the locals called it, choom. Evoking the spirit of the original Choom Gang, our brand is synonymous with cultivating good times with good friends. We are focused on delivering an elevated customer experience through our curated retail environments, high-grade handcrafted cannabis supply, and a diversity of brands for the Canadian recreational consumer.
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