Co. Founder & President
As Co. Founder & President of POPCANN, Michael is responsible for establishing strategic partnerships and developing growth opportunities in North America and Internationally. Michael works with the Board and other management to establish long-range goals, strategies, plans and policies.Read More
Michael Girgis is the co-founder of multiple businesses, including Big Digital, DIVE Networks, and Onestop Media (now Pattison Onestop, acquired by Pattison Outdoor). Along with his extensive entrepreneurial experience, Michael also works as an Innovation Advisor for WE Charity, as well as being the founder of multiple Arts & Culture programs (such as TUFF).
Co. Founder & CEO
As Co. Founder & Chief Executive Officer of POPCANN, Jake leads the overall operations and resources of the company and is directly involved with the partnerships and business development efforts. Jake works with the executive team to execute POPCANN’s innovations roadmap and international growth efforts.Read More
Jake Neiman is the co-founder of Big Digital, DIVE Networks, and Onestop Media (now Pattison Onestop, acquired by Pattison Outdoor), where he also acted as its Executive VP & CFO for over 10-years. Holding a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from York University’s Schulich School of Business, Jake also acts as an advisor and director for multiple businesses & organizations.
Head of Real Estate
Idan secures both permanent and non-traditional retail locations for POPCANNs growth and expansion in Canada, US and European markets. Idan leads POPCANNs landlord and property manager relations, including: leasing, land acquisition and related functions
Director of Real Estate
Michael supports POPCANNs expansion efforts with a special focus on securing new locations in alternative destinations.
Chief Technology Officer
Dmitri leads BIG Digital’s innovation & development efforts. Dmitri’s technology innovation leadership role covers all elements of BIG’s proprietary systems, ranging from immersive customer experiences to game changing innovations.
From 2001-2019, Dmitri was the managing Director at Fourth Wall Media and Co. Founder of its sister company Onestop Media Group
Director of Logistics
Lauren oversees the deployment, integration and operation of POPCANNs to both traditional and alternative destinations. Lauren manages POPCANNs various trades, logistical and site specific teams.
Head of Retail and Compliance
Larry ensures POPCANNs retail and experiential environments are compliant with all applicable regulations while ensuring efficient and memorable customer experiences.
Vice President of Government Relations
Troy enables government regulators and policy makers to be informed about POPCANNs unique innovation and mandate to bring legal cannabis to both traditional and alternative destinations.
Director of Partnerships
Mike focuses on the creation of long-term partnerships and business opportunities with landlords, licensed cannabis producers, First Nations and related cannabis stockholders.