People

  • Peter Simeon
    Peter Simeon has over 18 years of experience as a lawyer focused on securities, corporate finance, and mergers and acquisitions.  Since February 2015 he has been a partner at Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP and has extensive experience in corporate commercial and securities law. Prior to 2015, he was a partner at Wi
  • Lorne Rapkin
    CFO
    CPA, CA, LPA, and a partner at Rapkin Wein LLP, Lorne Rapkin has experience serving clients in nearly any industry, including finance, real estate, professional services automotive, manufacturing, and media. He also works closely with investment and public companies, seeking to reach compliance with IFRS accou
  • Todd Shapiro
    Todd Shapiro is a Canadian broadcaster, radio host, media personality, and entrepreneur. As a longtime player in the entertainment industry, Todd is well connected to experienced and knowledgeable individuals. Todd recently launched Red Light Holland, a company that manages the production, growth, and sale of
  • Quinn Field Dyte
    Quinn Field Dyte holds the position of CEO, President & Director at Winston Resources, Inc., President, Chief Financial Officer & Director at Vantex Resources Ltd., Chief Financial Officer, Secretary & Director at Goldseek Resources, Inc. and Chief Financial Officer & Director at Great Atlantic
  • Sean Dollinger
    Founder
    A serial entrepreneur, Sean Dollinger started a delivery company at the age of 17 that soon became one of the largest in Canada. In 2014, he launched his first public company, Namaste Technologies. Having left Namaste in March 2019, Mr. Dollinger has since provided advisory services for three public companies
  • Julia Frank
    CEO
    Julia is an experienced Marketing, Brand and Business Development Manager, who has worked multiple years for companies like BMW and Daimler in Germany. She is holding an MBA as well as a Masters Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship and has successfully set up brand & company strategies. As the face of PlantX
  • Alex Hoffman
    CMO
    Having worked in a creative field for the past 10 years, Alex has a passion for design and an appreciation for beauty. She has joined PlantX to oversee all brand marketing activities, establish and execute key processes to enable rapid growth, in addition to working closely with the founding team to refine the
  • Lorne Rapkin
    CFO
    CPA, CA, LPA, and a partner at Rapkin Wein LLP, Lorne Rapkin has experience serving clients in nearly any industry, including finance, real estate, professional services automotive, manufacturing, and media. He also works closely with investment and public companies, seeking to reach compliance with IFRS accou
  • Fred Leigh
    Fred has played a key founding and executive role in the junior resources sector for nearly four decades, and has founded, director, and invested in many public companies. He plays a critical role at Forbes & Manhattan, a private merchant bank, in assisting CEOs and CFOs in funding, market support, and bus
  • Joel Milgram, CPA, CA
    Joel Milgram was the CFO and a proprietor of Milgram & Company up until the company was acquired by CH Robinson ( CHRW: Nasdaq ) in August of 2017. Active in the company since 1978, Joel managed all credit and foreign exchange risks.  The Company was one of "Canada’s Best Managed Companies". He h
  • Bernie Tevel

    Bernie Tevel brings his background in sales and marketing to the PlantX team.  He has worked in fashion and manufacturing throughout most of his professional life, and we are excited to have him on board.

  • Ralph Moxness
    Mr. Moxness is President of Greenfields Investment Corporation, a firm that he founded in 1987, which specializes in advisory services related to Mergers/Acquisitions, Corporate Finance (Growth Capital, Sub-Debt, Venture Funding - greenfieldsinvestment.com). With his strong background in Corporate Finance Mr.
  • John Di Girolamo
    John Di Girolamo is an experienced investor and entrepreneur with twenty years of global business experience in public and private investments, building businesses, and creating shareholder value. His experience includes operational management, investment banking, strategic acquisitions and investments, intern
  • Michael Galloro
    Michael Galloro is an accomplished financial executive with over 25 years of experience.  He is a Principal at ALOE Finance, a transaction services boutique firm focused on the small and mid-cap space.  ALOE works closely with emerging private and publicly listed companies operating globally assisting with M
  • Johnny Karls

    With years of experience in worldwide distribution, PlantX is thrilled to have Johnny on the Advisory Board.