Management And Directors

Brad Moore, CEO GCAC

CEO & Director

20 years of practical business leadership experience with Fortune 500 companies.

Strong background with internet-based start-up corporations.

Proven track record restructuring and developing early-stage businesses.

Holds an MBA from Royal Roads University.

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Alex Helmel, CFO GCAC

CFO & Director

12 years experience in the Canadian capital markets.

Over 20 years within the Information Technology sector.

Specializes in developing corporate growth strategies, building senior management teams, and developing corporate assets.

Intimate knowledge of internal control strategies and corporate governance guidelines.

BSc. (Mathematics), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) 2006.

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Over 20 years of experience in building technology companies.

Two of the companies he founded and led accomplished significant exits.

Vast experience in all aspects of technology development management and the translation of tech to business.

Strong understanding of the medical cannabis space with a focus on R&D.

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Hanan Gelbendorf, CMO GCAC


Over 20 years of global marketing experience, in an agency setting as well as in corporate America.

Vast experience and proven record of delivering results for early-stage businesses and established F500 companies.

Specializes in leading all the aspects and processes of marketing.

Holds an MBA from the Smeal College of management at Penn State University.

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Kim Oishi, Capital Markets GCAC

Kim Oishi
Capital Markets

Kim is the founder and President of Grand Rock Capital, a leading corporate finance consulting firm and has over 20 years of experience in capital markets

Kim has served in management and board positions on a number of public and private companies.
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Jeffery Hayzlett, Director GCAC


Chairman of C-Suite Network, home of the world’s most trusted network of C-Suite leaders, and a notable media personality.

CEO The Hayzlett Group.

TV & Radio host, Bloomberg Television & CBS Radio.

Global CMO at Eastman Kodak.

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Advisors And Consultants

Scott Walker, Advisor GCAC

Senior Mgmt. Consultant

Scott is the Co-founder of Cannabis Canada Association. He has over 25 years of experience as a lobbyist, investor, and consultant. Joined GCAC as a special advisor.

Sam Lee, Advisor GCAC

Blockchain Expert

The founder and CEO of Blockchain Global Limited, which operates Australia’s largest and most liquid bitcoin exchange (ACX). As an industry pioneer, Sam has led bitcoin mining projects, cryptocurrency exchanges, investments and successful ICOs.

Cryptocurrency Expert

“Tony G” is a poker player, entrepreneur, politician and an expert in crypto-currencies and blockchain. He is currently Lithuania’s member of the European Parliament and an ICO special advisor to Bankera, one of the most successful ICOs on record.