Edibles Leader Wana Brands continues to create C-Suite group with addition of new Chief Income Officer



Eric L. Block Brings Multi-National Sales, International Relations and Strategic Organization Acumen to Brand-Constructing Function

Boulder, Colo. (August 1, 2019) — In assistance of an ambitious expansion tactic, Wana Brands—America’s No. 1 edibles producer—continues to strengthen its executive group with the appointment of Eric L. Block, MAIA, MSF, as Chief Income Officer. Block reports to Wana CEO Nancy Whiteman, who produced the announcement.

“Eric is a confirmed company strategist and brings to Wana an incredible background in developing and supporting remote sales teams. His addition to the Wana Executive Group positions the Enterprise for continued expansion outdoors of Colorado,” Whiteman mentioned.

At Wana, Block is accountable for reaching income targets by managing the Company’s Colorado sales group, establishing and executing sales approaches for out-of-state partners, and establishing and implementing distribution approaches for the Wana Wellness hemp-derived CBD solution line. 

Most not too long ago, Block was Director of Software program as a Service (SaaS) Innovation for EBSCO Information and facts Solutions, exactly where he managed an complete SaaS portfolio for a sales force of more than 70, spanning 35 nations. He has spent more than 16 years functioning internationally managing higher development sales teams in corporate, healthcare, academic and government markets. Managing more than 35 unique nations has supplied a keen understanding of functioning in diverse, in some cases volatile, quick-paced and continually altering markets, and will resonate effectively with the Wana development expansion model. 

Wana is at the moment in six markets and expanding to 14 states plus Canada in the coming year.  “I appear forward to developing the Wana life-style brand each nationally and internationally. I see Wana Brands as a exceptional enterprise and brand whose mission is to not only make the greatest solutions in the business but extra importantly, use these solutions as a platform to aid our shoppers increase and boost their lives. There is a particular symbiotic connection involving enterprise and customer that I have not noticed with other corporations in the business,” Block added.  

As component of his profession, Block has lived in 5 unique nations and speaks 3 languages fluently, English, Spanish and Portuguese. He holds a Master of Arts in International Relations (MAIA) from Tufts University. He received a Master of Science in Finance (MSF) from American University and a Bachelor of Arts in History (BA) from Brown University. 

For extra data or to schedule an interview, contact [email protected].


Wana Brands: Boost Your Life.

Integrated in the 2018 Inc. 5000 list at #1087 and boasting a 3-year development price of 455%, Wana Brands is the No. 1 edibles brand in the United States, with extra units and dollars sold than any other brand, according to BDS Analytics 2018 Brand Share Report. Wana leads the business in high quality, consistency and potency, delivering a variety of unique possibilities that allow clients to produce the certain cannabis practical experience they want. Wana solutions supply diverse solution types which includes edibles, vapes and extended release capsules, 4 unique CBD/THC ratios as effectively as a assortment of unique dosages, onset instances and duration of effects. The portfolio is made so solutions can be employed singly or in mixture to address certain well being, wellness and recreational requirements. Wana solutions are offered in Colorado, Illinois, Michigan, Arizona, Nevada and Oregon dispensaries, with California, Ohio and Florida (as regulations enable) amongst the states imminently coming on the net. Wana Brands expects to expand internationally to Canada by 2020. For extra data or to subscribe to Wana’s e-newsletter, visitwww.wanabrands.com. Comply with Wana on Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest and Facebook.


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