Steve Gutterman

Chief Executive Officer​

Steve Gutterman CEO and Board Member Steve Gutterman brings more than two decades of success building and leading high growth businesses in highly regulated industries, with an extraordinary record of having increased annual revenue and market capitalization of the companies he has led by over $500 million and $2 billion, respectively. Most recently, Mr. Gutterman served as President of Harvest Health & Recreation (CSE:HARV), one of the largest cannabis multistate operators in US, where he was instrumental in taking the company public and led its global operations. Prior to that, he served as CEO of market research company Mobile Accord. The company developed a database of over 400 million users and served customers like Coca Cola, Unilever, P&G and the World Bank, the State Department and the CDC. Before that, Mr. Gutterman served as President and Managing Director of MBH Enterprises, a private equity company that specialized in infrastructure and financial services. Mr. Gutterman also served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of E*TRADE Bank (NASDAQ: ETFC), a $35 billion federally regulated thrift. Mr. Gutterman holds a JD/MBA from Columbia University and BA in Political Science from Tufts University.

Richard Cardinal

VP of Operations

Inspired by the process and evolution of cannabis, Rich takes tackles industry growing pains with an unmatched passion for problem-solving to deliver creative solutions. Never one to rely on the way it’s been done, his role amplifies General Cannabis as a leading resource for navigating the unique demands of the cannabis industry.

Hunter Garth

VP Corporate Development

A true balance of military strength and entrepreneurial spirit, Hunter pursues all opportunities for investment, acquisition, and cross-departmental sale with tactical purpose. Systematically eliciting new information and tracking variances in the market, he continually establishes himself as a principle voice and industry innovator.

Jessica Bast

Chief Accounting Officer

A diligent executor of financial management, Jessica brings her extensive and diverse career in accounting to implement new processes that differentiate General Cannabis in the market. Responsible for directing all accounting matters, her exceptional leadership ensures we continue to redefine the cannabis market for businesses and consumers.