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Board of Directors and Management

Board of Directors

Raymond Lai

CPA, Chairman of the Board, President and CEO

Raymond Lai has been a certified professional accountant for over 25 years and has held key roles for public companies in the manufacturing, mining and packaging industries for over 10 years.  He has been instrumental in securing corporate financing in both domestic and international markets.

Joe Wong

M.Sc., Director and Vice President of British Columbia Operations

Joe Wong is a highly experienced horticulturalist. He has spent the last 30 years improving nursery production and growing systems. He began his career with the B.C. Ministry of Forests in 1978 and, in 1985, started Woodmere Nursery, where he managed the design and construction of a greenhouse facility with an initial crop production of 2.5 million containerized seedlings per year. Those operations have now increased to 12 million seedlings annually and Woodmere has been a recipient of the prestigious Northern Forest Innovator’s Award for its research into improving the germination of trees.

Terence Lam

Director, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary

Terence Lam is a member of the PBA Society of Canada. Prior to spending nine years in an accounting practice, he owned and managed a wholesale and retail business for over a decade. He has worked with employees, financial institutions, suppliers and accountants to understand the complex requirements of a productive business culture.

Greg Moline

Director

Greg Moline is President and CEO of High Brix Manufacturing Inc., based in Leduc, Alberta. For the past thirty-two years, Mr. Moline has successfully managed and operated two primary businesses. He started his own construction company in Edmonton and has operated it successfully for twenty-five years. Because of his roots in farming, Mr. Moline became involved with soil testing. Armed with soil & plant health data from this work, Mr. Moline has spent the past seven years in the global manufacturing and distribution of soil technology processes.

Naj Zada

Director

Naj Zada joined the Board of Directors with over 16 years of technology, sales, and marketing experience. Currently President of Instalogic Inc., a private company involved in 200 custom projects and over 500 ongoing accounts, he has identified strategic markets and opportunities that have led to projects such as InstaTable Inc., a restaurant reservations application and technology, IQuRe Inc., a charitable donations application and technology, and SoftAlive Inc., an internal complete project management software technology.

Daniel Larkin

Director

Mr. Daniel Larkin serves as the cofounder and manager of BLM5 Investments, LLC and for Bumblee Partners, LLC. Mr. Larkin one of the cofounders of BioNeva and is also involved in several other cannabis consulting companies. Mr. Larkin possesses extensive experience in the cannabis industry. Mr. Larkin will play an important role in the Company’s operations in Nevada as he has assisted in the development of partnerships for vertically integrated medical cannabis licenses in multiple American states. Mr. Larkin is a graduate of the University of Nevada, Reno and earned a Bachelor of Science with an emphasis in corporate and international finance and investment with a Minor in Economics.

Management Team

Raymond Lai

CPA, Chairman of the Board, President and CEO

Raymond Lai has been a certified professional accountant for over 25 years and has held key roles for public companies in the manufacturing, mining and packaging industries for over 10 years.  He has been instrumental in securing corporate financing in both domestic and international markets.

Joe Wong

M.Sc., Director and Vice President of British Columbia Operations

Joe Wong is a highly experienced horticulturalist. He has spent the last 30 years improving nursery production and growing systems. He began his career with the B.C. Ministry of Forests in 1978 and, in 1985, started Woodmere Nursery, where he managed the design and construction of a greenhouse facility with an initial crop production of 2.5 million containerized seedlings per year. Those operations have now increased to 12 million seedlings annually and Woodmere has been a recipient of the prestigious Northern Forest Innovator’s Award for its research into improving the germination of trees.

Terence Lam

Director, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary

Terence Lam is a member of the PBA Society of Canada. Prior to spending nine years in an accounting practice, he owned and managed a wholesale and retail business for over a decade. He has worked with employees, financial institutions, suppliers and accountants to understand the complex requirements of a productive business culture.

Jameson Welbourn

Vice President of Business Development

Jameson Welbourn is a business development executive with over six years of experience specializing in the commercial real estate industry representing both tenants and landlords. He has a proven track record for identifying and capturing market opportunities and has brokered over 90 landlord-tenant lease transactions, valued in excess of $20 million. He has successfully created, lead and executed detailed sales and business development strategies. Companies represented include; FT Services, Baron Oilfield Supply, Striker Resources, Acme Energy, The Consulate of Mexico, The Historical Society of Alberta, Engineered Chemistry and the Munich Reinsurance Company of Canada. Jameson has a deep passion for the business of cannabis and has been following the industry closely since 2005.

William A. Bewcyk

Vice President - Finance

William A. Bewcyk is the co-founder and chief operating officer of Acari Resources Ltd., a global equipment procurement and placement company.  Mr. Bewcyk is also VP of Finance for Meridian Pipelines a Canadian pipeline company involved in pipeline construction, integrity and abandonments. Over the last 15 years Mr. Bewcyk has been involved with numerous private and public companies assisting in capital raises, mergers, joint ventures and restructuring. Mr. Bewcyk is familiar with Cannabis industry and has assisted multiple companies to raise funds.