The Supreme Cannabis Company has announced that Dan Sippel has joined Supreme Cannabis as the General Manager of 7ACRES. "Mr. Sippel will be responsible for leading the long-term, sustainable growth of 7ACRES, with a focus on maintaining a high-performance culture, exceptional safety standards and robust compliance protocols," the team with the company explains. "Current General Manager, Ram Davloor, will transition full time to Senior Vice President, Quality and Operations Improvements at Supreme Cannabis."
“I want to congratulate Ram and thank him for the fundamental contributions he made to 7ACRES over the last 2 years. Ram was influential in developing 7ACRES’ best-in-class infrastructure, operating procedures and safety standards,” said Navdeep Dhaliwal, CEO of Supreme Cannabis. “I am excited to welcome Dan to the Supreme Cannabis team as we evolve 7ACRES from a cannabis cultivator to a CPG business. He has over 30 years of experience operating in high-volume production environments, including Natra Chocolate America, Sofina Foods and Maple Leaf Foods. Dan’s expertise will be an important asset as we transition our focus from ramp-up and construction to dialing in on scaled production efficiencies and ensuring long-term, sustainable growth of our operating facility.”
“I am very proud of how far 7ACRES has come over the last 2 years. The team has worked diligently to create a state-of-the-art facility that is capable of cultivating high end cannabis at scale,” said Ram Davloor, Senior Vice President, Quality and Operations Improvements. “I look forward to supporting Supreme Cannabis’ operating assets at a strategic level and transformational projects. I am pleased to be leaving 7ACRES day-to-day operations in the best possible hands. Dan is an experienced operating lead who will ensure the 7ACRES facility and people are taken care of.”
"Prior to Supreme Cannabis, Mr. Sippel was Plant Manager at Natra Chocolate America, where he brought new products to market, increased throughput by 93% in one year and responded to unprecedented growth in the US market," they further explain. "Before Natra Chocolate America, Mr. Sippel was Plant Manager at Export Packers Seafood Limited. While there, he oversaw the expansion of the facility and introduced new high-speed production equipment and advanced processes to allow for new product designs. Mr. Sippel was also Plant Manager for Sofina Foods, Operations Manager for Conestoga Meat Packers and Production Manager for Maple Leaf Foods. Throughout his career, Mr. Sippel has managed multiple priorities, developed employee potential and delivered consistent, profitable results. He has demonstrated the ability to motivate staff to maximize productivity and control costs through the most effective use of resources. Mr. Sippel has a history of performance driven manufacturing, working in industries where extracting yield is critical to margins and technical expertise is mandatory with complex equipment environments."