dicentra Journal: August

dicentra Journal: August

August 30, 2018 By



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VIDEO: meet our senior team

Leteasha Gorham, William Morkel, Jacintha Roberts and Spence Masson chat about what keeps them busy at dicentra, and their backgrounds in industry & government.



Canada’s cannabis market is opening up, and dicentra has the depth of experience you need to navigate Health Canada’s regulations. Visit dicentra.cc and contact us for all services for the medical and recreational cannabis product categories.


dicentra Cannabis Consulting welcomes new team members



Shlomo Booklin, Master GrowerdCC is pleased to welcome our new Senior Cultivation Specialist. Shlomo has managed several profitable, large scale agricultural operations spanning three continents, and has 30 years experience in research, horticulture, teaching, management and consulting.

Since 2014, Shlomo has worked with many of the largest Licensed Producers in Canada, namely Tilray, MedReleaf, Green Pharma and others, where he worked as a Master Grower, maximizing production and overseeing compliance with Health Canada regulations. Shlomo has also been working closely with the leading medicinal cannabis growers, researchers and scientists in Israel to produce exclusive, specific medicinal strains. He is a proven expert in top quality plant production using very efficient methods that increase productivity and profitability.

Justin Le Dressaydicentra Cannabis Consulting is also pleased to welcome Justin Le Dressay to the team as Director of Business Development. Justin’s background includes 10+ years of sales, management and marketing achievements in finance, telecommunications, and beverage alcohol with such industry leaders as Sun Life Financial, TELUS and E & J Gallo Winery.

Most recently, Justin led Gallo’s Eastern Canada Customer Development, working with the executive teams at government liquor boards in Ontario, Quebec and Atlantic Canada. His experience and product knowledge led to a role as Chairman for the Merchandising and Marketing Committee with Drinks Ontario, leading top-to-top meetings with the Executive Team at the LCBO, driving positive change for the entire industry.


Ontario Cannabis Store Signs Agreements With 26 Licensed Producers

August 29, 2018

Cannabis Veterinary Health Products? Guidelines for Marketing Your Cannabis VHP

August 28, 2018

Cannabis Byproducts as Livestock Feed

August 14, 2018

Cannabis Cost Recovery: 4 Proposed Fee Categories

August 14, 2018

7 Consequences of Improper Regulatory Due Diligence

August 8, 2018

FDA Medical Device Quality System Regulations Overhaul is Coming

August 29, 2018 

FDA’s New Medical Device Safety Action Plan

August 28, 2018 

Grow Up Conference & Expo
September 7-8
Niagara Falls, ON
Booth 421

CHFA Expo East
Canadian Health Food Association
September 13-16

Booth 834




First Nations Economic Advancement Conference
FNEAC 2018
September 18-20

Grocery Innovations Canada
GIC 2018
October 23-24
Booth 827




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dicentra Careers




Want to make an impact on the health and food industries while excelling in your field and helping dicentra’s leading clients move to the next level?

dicentra always has openings for the best and brightest candidates with understanding of American and Canadian regulatory compliance in Food Safety & Quality, Life Sciences, Global Certifications, and Cannabis Consulting. Contact Alicja Wojewnik, CEO, at alicja@dicentra.com with your CV to get started.
















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