Executive brings 22 years of experience with retailers in Southern California to top CBD product brand
MALIBU, Feb. 6, 2019 – Green Gorilla™, a leading manufacturer and brand of cannabidiol (CBD) products, has hired 22-year natural products industry sales executive Marc Sallaz as its Director of Sales for Southern California.
Sallaz will be responsible for all sales efforts for the Green Gorilla™ brand of pure CBD oil products in Southern California. He will report directly to Herb Lewis, National Senior Vice President of Sales.
Sallaz has worked in the natural products business for 22 years, with a successful track record in driving sales and building new revenue channels. Prior to joining Green Gorilla™, Sallaz was an Account Manager at Genuine Health USA, a manufacturer of all-natural, science-based supplements that provide improved energy, cognition, movement and sleep. While at Genuine Health, Sallaz increased sales more than 225 percent. Before that, Sallaz was a Sales Executive with vitamin and natural supplement brands New Chapter and County Life.
“Marc has been one of my top sales executives for over 20 years at New Chapter and County Life so I am thrilled to have him on the Green Gorilla Team” said Herb Lewis, Senior Vice President of Sales.
“Green Gorilla is bringing retailers a full line of CBD products made with the finest quality, all-natural ingredients,” said Sallaz. “As the CBD market matures, Green Gorilla is poised to be a brand that consumers can trust and rely on.”
Green Gorilla™ pure CBD products are USDA NOP certified organic, non-GMO, vegan, paleo, gluten-free, sugar-free and THC-free. The products are formulated with organic 99+ percent pure cannabidiol along with GG BioEnhanced Complex™, Green Gorilla’s proprietary blend of certified organic botanicals, herbals and essential oils to further optimize bioavailability. The products are then crafted with certified organic extra-virgin olive oil with some of the highest polyphenol counts making it an optimal courier for the CBD. The product line includes pure and whole plant CBD oil supplements, topical, pet care, horse care and lip balms with more products being launched in first quarter 2019.
Green Gorilla™ is an international brand in the hemp and cannabis industries and a leading manufacturer of hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD) organic supplements, topical, pet and horse care products. The company markets its supplements and topical products under the brand Hemp & Olive™ and its organic biodynamic agricultural products for the cannabis industry under the Master Grower™ brand. Green Gorilla™ was established in 2013 by founder Steven Saxton. Green Gorilla™ products are sold at 1,000+ retailers in the U.S. and online. More information is available at ILoveGreenGorilla.com, Twitter: @GreenGorillaInc, Instagram: @GreenGorilla, Facebook: /ILoveGreenGorilla, GreenGorilla.com.br (Brazil), GreenGorilla.ca (Canada) and Mastergrower.pro. Third-party lab tests of Green Gorilla™ CBD products are available at ILoveGreenGorilla.com/science. The company headquarters are based in Malibu, California.
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