President and COO
Charles Ramsey is an early pioneer in the licit medicinal and recreational cannabis industry.
Mr. Ramsey is the founder, and former CEO of Agrisoft Development Group, one of the first widely recognized regulatory compliance, seed to sale, software companies to serve cannabis licensees and government agencies. He went on to co-develop the first end-to-end, seed to bank solution for this burgeoning industry, and subsequently sold Agrisoft to KIND Financial, a Microsoft partner company, in 2016. He is a serial entrepreneur, creating numerous tech companies, utilizing cutting edge biometric authentication solutions for the medical industry. He has been involved with sales and marketing efforts for numerous organizations including Sprint, Sony Electronics, Broadwing Communications, and Velocity Computer Tech.
Mr. Ramsey is a driven leader, with over 20 years of experience managing teams and projects that shape the world around us.
VP of Operations / Master Grower
As VP of Operations and Master Grower of Thrive Growing, Eddie Abravanel brings more than two decades of practical, hands-on marijuana cultivation and processing experience and has worked as a consultant for a wide variety of businesses in the cannabis industry. Eddie Abravanel specializes in operations and implementation of commercial cultivation and production facilities and played an integral role in the design of Thrive’s Cannafactory.
Eddie Abravanel was a pioneer for the Michigan Medical Marijuana Movement owning and operating Michigan’s first vertically integrated cannabis operation called Ed’s Meds. He also worked directly with THCF (The Hemp and Cannabis Foundation) providing education and a free meds program for terminally ill patients and patients suffering from chemo and CNS disorders.
Eddie Abravanel was a contributing author on the collaborative marijuana studies,
“The Medical Marijuana Desk Reference”, with Signal Bay Research / Evio Labs. He also has considerable experience in cannabis infused products as well as ice water and butane cannabinoid extraction and concentrates production.