George Scorsis – An expert in the medical cannabis business

May 09, 2019
The United States is one of the few countries that legalize the use of cannabis for medical purpose. Currently, around 30 states have already approved the use of medical cannabis. The medical cannabis business has grown for about 30% in 2016 and the sales are projected to reach over $20 billion by the year 2021. It is a multi-billion dollar business. No wonder why a lot of companies are now specializing in producing and distributing medical cannabis.

However, running a successful cannabis business is easier said than done. There are a lot of things that need to be done. Most importantly, you need to make sure you are not breaking any laws and regulations. Fortunately, the cannabis business is one of the expertise of George Scorsis.

Who is George Scorsis?

George Scorsis is a man who has extensive experience running a business in the highly regulated industry. He has been in the business for over 15 years and was successful in leading the companies he worked with to success. Why is he an expert in the medical cannabis business?

George has worked with Liberty Health Sciences and Mettrum Health Corporation, both are manufacturers and distributors of medical cannabis in the United States. George was the chief executive officer and director of Liberty Health Sciences for more than two years. During his leadership, Liberty became one of the leading providers of medical cannabis. His goal was yield towards operational excellence from seed to sale.

George was also the president of Mettrum Health Corporation, which is one of the top distributors of cannabis in the United States. The market value of the company has increased to $430 million. Aside from managing medical cannabis business, Scorsis has also become the chairman of the board of directors of Scythian Biosciences Corporation. It is an organization dedicated to doing research and development to further advance the treatment modalities for traumatic brain injury using a proprietary blend of cannabinoid-based drugs and other treatment methods.

George as an executive of the energy drink company

George Scorsis was the President of Red Bull Canada for over four years. Under his leadership, Red Bull Canada has grown bigger and better. What he did was he restructured the organization and has focused on the operational and geographical aspect of the business. Red Bull Canada under his management has reached a total revenue of $150 million. George also worked closely with Health Canada in creating the guidelines for regulating energy drink.