Ted E. Norton
North Hollywood, CA 91601
CANNABIS: Experienced sales and sales management to dispensaries having met or exceed all sales objectives. Most recently with eaze helping launch in the LA market and SMASHED brands. Judge for three years at the San Francisco Patients Cannabis Cup Awards. Owner/Proprietor of a total production facility: mother plants, cloning stations, vegetation room, two bloom rooms, curing, and dispensary sales. At peak operation we were producing sixty pounds per year. Member: CA NORML, ASA, United for Care, MPP, and United Patients Group.
VOLUNTEER POSITIONS: ACTIVITIST: Walked the streets in Oakland and San Francisco in 2012 – 2014 protesting the closing of dispensaries. In 2015, I personally gathered 400+ signatures for Florida’s Amendment 2 for 2016. ADVOCATE: On the Speakers Bureau at United for Care, Florida’s Yes on 2 amendment. Three times on camera and interviewed by ABC News Investigates for medical cannabis. Published: I wrote an article for MMJ Business Daily in 2013 for supply chain management – Growers Unite, July 31, 2013 issue. I am Passion, Committed, and Consistent. I care about cannabis patients and users and the cannabis plant.
CAREERS: 1. Twenty year telecommunications career advancing from administrative clerk in the US Air Force to the Vice President and General Manager for MCI/WorldCom. 2. Financial services; built a one hundred twenty-four client base and co-hosted an AM radio Financial Services program. 3. Medical cannabis indoor grow operation, sixty pounds annual.
EDUCATION: BA Clinical Psychology, Chapman University, 1980. College for Financial Planning, Certified Financial Planner, 2008. Series 7 License with SEC, 2005. CA Insurance, 2004. CA Real Estate, 1980. Professional Tennis Registry, Certified Professional, 1980. Oaksterdam University, Basic and Advanced Curriculum, 2012.
PERSONAL INFORMATION: I have raised three wonderful daughters; all are medical cannabis patients and advocates. I teach tennis as a hobby, vlog on YouTube, and write philosophy.