We are a diverse team of Medical, Business, Construction and Cannabis Industry Experts
 
 

MEET OUR EXECUTIVE TEAM:

 
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Michael Bang

CEO & CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER
Prior to his role at Calyx Peak Capital, Michael has over 20 years’ experience as a global financial expert and was last at Goldman Sachs as Managing Director of Technology Research.  He has worked on financial analysis, competitive analysis and worked with his clients with total annual revenues of $400B. During his time in Korea, Michael also worked with the Korean Broadcasting Commission as an informal consultant on new CATV home shopping regulations and often provided feedback to the Korean Ministry of Commerce, Industry, and Energy on how to improve the operating environment for small and medium-sized businesses. In addition, Michael is principal and founder of a commercial real estate company in Ontario, Canada.

{BA with Honors in Economics from Queens College}

 
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Paul Y. Song, MD

CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER
Dr. Paul is a 20-year physician radiation oncologist by trade. He has served as Chief Medical Officer (CMO) to ATGen Global and NKMax since 2014, overseeing and providing clinical and regulatory support into the major aspects of clinical trials and investigational applications at this prominent biotech company. Dr. Paul previously acted as CMO for Cynvenio Biosystems in Thousand Oaks from 2015 to 2017, overseeing the application of Cynvenio’s technology into daily clinical practice as well as directing clinical trials. In 2013, Dr. Paul was the first Visiting Fellow on health policy to the California Department of Insurance. He has also held numerous roles with increasing seniority at Berg Health. He was formally Executive Chairman of the Courage Campaign, a progressive organization of 1,200,000 members. He was also a National Board of Physicians for a Health Program. He recently left Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Radiation Oncology department.

{Dr. Paul completed his residency in Radiation Oncology from the University of Chicago Medical Center; completed a brachytherapy fellowship at the Institut Gustave Roussy in Villejuif, France; received an MD from the George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences; and earned a BA with honors in Biological Sciences from the University of Chicago}

 

 

TEAM MEMBERS:

 

Josh Del Rosso

BRANDS & PRODUCTS
 Josh is a 20-year cannabis veteran, known in California as "JOSH D" and one of the most elite growers in the cannabis industry. More than 20 years ago, Josh developed and was the original cultivator who brought the most famous cannabis varietal to Los Angeles now commonly known as OG Kush.

Josh currently oversees brands and products for some of Calyx Peak Capital's key assets throughout the country.

 

 

Mike McGinnis

CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGMENT
Mike is a seasoned construction project manager specifically trained as an architect with Master’s in real estate development. Prior to joining Calyx Peak Capital, Mike was a project manager for UBS Realty Investors with projects ranging from $20mn-$400mn in Hotels, Multi-Family High Rise, Big Box Industrial, Retail and Office Spaces. Prior to his role at UBS Realty, Mike was the project director of quality control overseeing phase 1 of the $10bn City Center, 7mn square feet, Las Vegas project which was the largest casino development in the US. He was also Vice President of Development & Advisory Services at Meredith & Grew for over 20 years overseeing some of the largest projects in the Massachusetts market. Throughout his career, Mike has overseen the build out of over 12,000,000 square feet of construction in his career.

{BA Architecture – University of Illinois, Champaign; Masters of Science – Real Estate Development; University of Wisconsin – School of Business}

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daniel Wittlinger

CULTIVATION
Daniel is a master level cultivator who has worked extensively on regulated cannabis cultivation operations in Nevada and Ohio where he oversees all cultivation operations: facility design and build-out from fertigation to lighting and floor design; cultivation standard operating procedures (SOPs); hiring, training, and oversight of all cultivation employees; and any other area of operations that requires attention on a day-to-day basis.  Prior to Daniel’s experience in the cannabis industry, he was an aspiring professional golfer and played on the University of Nevada, Reno’s golf team.

 

 

Blake Terreri

OPERATIONS
Over the course of Mr. Terreri's career, he has lead and managed over $2B+ of completed real estate development and acquisition projects(Medical, Office, Industrial, Multi-Family, Flex and Retail). Blake completed transactions in all real estate product types with an emphasis on medical office, acute care centers and commercial development.

Most recently, Blake managed the acquisition duties for a high net worth family office based out of Newport Beach, CA. Blake successfully managed the disposition of a $300M+ portfolio and closed on over $350M of assets with average deal size of $32 million for an aggregate total of over $750M in 15 months. Blake also managed the capital markets (debt & equity) efforts for new acquisitions, refinancing and the recapitalization of existing portfolio assets. He managed the analytical team for the company to help produce company-wide analysis of loan modifications, leasing, financing scenarios, reporting and portfolio management. Responsible for the review and optimization of property operations via line item dissection resulting in company savings of over $15M.

Additionally, Blake has approximately 10 years of medical cannabis growing experience allowing him to "translate" traditional best business practices to the production and cultivation of cannabis under constantly changing regulatory conditions.