Maisha B., CEO, is a native of Sacramento’s Meadowview community, is a graduate of the Cannabis Opportunity Reinvestment and Equity Program (CORE) and equity industry mentor and influencer. She is an established fashion designer and mother. Maisha has since expanded to include her own line of cannabis flower called The Bahati Brand. This has been a customer favorite since the brand was introduced in February 2020. She is an active member of the Sacramento Black Chamber of Commerce and advocates for equity opportunities for women and minorities entering the cannabis industry.
Melina B., Corporate Secretary, born in Tehran, Iran immigrated to Sacramento with her family at two years old. She is a cannabis advocate of equity for women of color and improving the wage gap. She has been an entrepreneur for over 25 years and has built three successful retail businesses in the fashion apparel industry. Melina has extensive knowledge and experience with regulatory laws, compliance, regulations, business development, real estate and finance from the ownership and management of multiple starts up businesses.
Bryan B., President, is a native of Seattle and a graduate of the University of Washington where he played division 1 basketball. His team earned a spot in the Sweet 16 NCAA tournament his freshman year. He is the son of NBA legend Downtown Freddy Brown, of the Seattle Supersonics. Bryan has twenty years of experience in sports business management and public relations. He has worked to generate consumer relationships through his network of celebrity colleagues and is also an advocate of cannabis in the sports industry. He is a firm believer of the healing properties of cannabis vs prescription drugs for athletes.