Welcome to Blunt Brothers
Blunt Brothers is a fully licensed and BCC compliant Southern California distribution company serving licensed dispensaries with locally sourced quality tested, licensed cannabis and cannabis related products with fair pricing and aggressive marketing support.
We are not a wholesale cannabis distributor or a company that simply drops off boxes at the back door. We are flexible. We care about the industry. We have worked it.
Chief Executive Officer
Brian Baca is the founder and CEO of ikänik Farms, a 3 time, HempCon Cup winner for both concentrates and topicals alike. Ikänik Farms previously operating on a licensed 2B mixed light permit. The company focus is connoisseur quality cannabis. Ikänik is branded as a lifestyle company and currently sponsors and promotes many reggae groups in both California and Hawaii, respectively. Brian brings 16+ years of traditional finance and business experience, the most recent 10 years specializing in business and commercial banking.
Chief Financial Officer
Ryan Ciucki is the former CFO of Active Ride Shop ($70mm, retail chain, with 78 store locations across California). He is the former CFO and Senior finance consultant for Sole Tech, ($100mm annual sales, global lifestyle brands. Ryan brings with him 10+ years of senior level management experience, with a deep focus on enhancing cash flow, debt retirement, EBITDA expansion, strategic financial, and human resource decisions.
Chief Operating Officer
Bill Keating brings 25 years of senior management experience in consumer - packaged goods, retail, energy and environmental markets with public and early stage companies. He was President of Laurentian Resources, a consulting business focused on developing and marketing consumer natural products, prior to which he was CEO of kitchen cartel inc, a chain of pop up retail stores. Most notably Bill was managing director for Corning Canada Inc. (Pyrex).
VP Market Development
Chad white is founder of blunt brothers distribution, a premier licensed cannabis distributor in California. Previously, Mr. white was a managing member of cali consultants, a leading consulting company that managed medicinal cannabis cultivation operations throughout the western united states. Mr. white has sixteen years of working in the cannabis industry working with multiple municipalities in Southern California to implement best business practices and regulations. he has led the way when needed to create political action committees, while ensuring the community needs, wants and demands were met.