enjoy the high
Ikänik Farms has deep roots in California cannabis. Our lifestyle is about connecting people, sharing experiences, and being present in the moment. Life is short, so it’s important to go out into the world, make the most of it, and enjoy the high.
Chief Executive Officer / Director
Brian is the founder and CEO of Ikänik Farms, a 3-time HempCon Cup winner for both concentrates and topicals. Brian brings 16+ years of traditional finance and business experience, with the most recent 10 years specializing in business and commercial banking. Prior to forming Ikänik Farms, Brian has served as Vice President for one of the largest financial institutions in the country.
Chief Financial Officer / Director
Ryan is the former CFO of Active Ride Shop retail chain with $70M in annual sales and 78 store locations. He is the former CFO and Senior Finance Consultant for SoleTech, a global lifestyle brand with $100M in annual sales. Ryan brings with him 10+ years of senior level management experience with a deep focus on enhancing cash flow, debt retirement, EBITDA expansion, strategic financial, and human resource decisions.
Bill Keating brings 25 years of senior management experience in consumer-packaged goods, retail, energy and environmental markets with public and early stage companies. He was President of Laurentian Resources, a consulting business focused on developing and marketing consumer natural products, prior to which he was CEO of Kitchen Cartel Inc, a chain of pop up retail stores. Most notably Bill was Managing Director for Corning Canada Inc.
VP Market Development/external
Joseph M. Devlin is the Senior Vice President of Market Development & External Affairs at Ikänik Farms®. Prior to joining Ikanik Mr. Devlin created and then led California’s first municipal office for regulating cannabis. Under his leadership as Chief of Cannabis Policy and Enforcement, the City of Sacramento became a national leader, pioneering industry best practices on social responsibility, security, equity and more. Joe has over 20 years of public policy experience, including tenures with California State Legislature as well as local government.
head of cultivation
Lonny brings over 20 years of cultivation experience and 10+ years of dispensary management.
With his primary focus in CBD, he has spent the last 10 years developing pain management strains and is a certified consultant.