Mission: To enable cannabis consumers to improve the world by purchasing only those cannabis products that most sustainably:
- Reduce poverty,
- Respect the environment, and
- Raise quality, at a
- Reasonable price.
Products: Initially, cannabis-derived ingredients for makers of high-quality health and beauty products, packaged food and beverages, nutraceuticals, alternative medicines, traditional medicines, and pharmaceuticals to be exported from Thailand. Later, TCC-branded consumer products.
Motto: Above Reproach™. The Thai Cannabis Company is committed to producing products that are independently certified to meet the highest international standards, such that they, and products that incorporate them, can be imported into any cannabis-legal jurisdiction. Further, the Company is committed to ensuring that it meets or exceeds all relevant standards for its triple bottom line.
Co-Founder, Primary Shareholder, and VP of Human Resources: Mrs. Sukanlaya “Suki” Land (below).
Suki is a former elected representative of the National Council on Peace and Order, Nakhon Ratchasima Province, Ampur Khon Buri. Her goal is to build Thailand’s cannabis export industry to benefit all Thais. Certified in Human Resources, the Company will rely on Suki to ensure that the Company’s compliance with Thailand’s HR rules, requirements, and documentation are Above Reproach™.
Chief Agriculture Officer: Mr. Sirot Chutiwat (below)
Chief Agriculture Officer: Mr. Sirot Chutiwat
After completing his Master’s Degree in Agriculture at the University of Nebraska, Sirot returned to Thailand, where he filed and managed Thailand’s first successful application to grow cannabis. At Chiang Mai’s Queen Sirikit Botanic Garden, he conducted research into cannabis breeding, cultivation, and processing. Sirot will manage TCC’s agricultural operations to ensure that TCC’s processes and products are Above Reproach™.
CFO: Mr. Teera Vapulla (below)
With extensive experience as the Auditor of many of Thailand’s governmental Ministries and private companies, Mr. Vapulla will ensure that the Company’s books and financial practices meet both Thai law and Western expectations, while remaining Above Reproach™.
Ms. Sukanya Homla, Office Manager
Ms. Sukanya Homla keeps TCC’s office running smoothly, despite the rapid changes that are inevitable in any jurisdiction that is legalizing cannabis.
Co-Founder, Chairman of the Board, and Tropical Growmaster: Mr. Don Land (below)
For more than 35 years, Don was an active member of the USA’s Pacific Coast’s informal cannabis industry, mastering every phase of production and distribution. In 2009, he relocated to Thailand, where he married Sukanlaya Land (above). In the years since then, Don has studied the outdoor cannabis growing techniques used in, or applicable to, Thailand, and consulted with Thailand’s Government, pro bono, on its evolving plans to revive Thailand’s previously-lucrative cannabis export industry in today’s legal context. No Westerner in Thailand knows more about growing Western-quality cannabis outdoors in Thailand, or has built stronger relationships in every cannabis-related department of Thailand’s government, than “Khun Don.” Don will ensure that every aspect of the Company’s grow operations are Above Reproach™.
VP Marketing: Mr. Jim Plamondon (below)
After a distinguished career in the computer software industry, Jim is building a network of Thai and overseas partners that will help establish Thailand as a leader in the global cannabis industry. He will ensure that the Company’s marketing & communications are Above Reproach™.
Rod Bassett, Industrial-Scale Agriculture (below)
One of SE Asia’s most experienced senior managers of industrial-scale agricultural projects, the Company will be relying on Rod to ensure that the Company can scale up rapidly and efficiently.
Dr. Robert Melamede, Medical Research (below)
An international leader in researching the therapeutic applications of cannabis, Dr. Melamede will help ensure that the Company’s products advance the state of the art and meet the highest international standards.
Richard Rose, Product Development (below)
One of the cannabis industry’s pioneer entrepreneurs, Richard will help the Company ensure that its products meet the needs of manufacturers worldwide, and that it efficiently productizes every cannabis by-product.