Founders


Mr. Robert Brahms

brings a vast amount of business and startup experience to the team.  He is Co-Founder and President of Agricultural Lighting Technologies, serving the indoor cannabis industry for the past three years. 

Brahms previously served as Co-Founder and CEO of Findwhat.com. The NASDAQ-listed company generated $250 million in annual revenues within its first five years with a market capitalization of nearly $1B. Mr.

Brahms honed his marketing skills working in the Radio industry for KISS-FM in NYC.  He further developed his marketing expertise after founding WPI Advertising where he successfully managed various media operations for nationally known brands like Dell Computer, 1-800 Mattress, and USTA U.S.

Brahms received a BA in business administration and marketing from SUNY Fredonia. Mr. Brahms holds a proven track record of success, profitability and increasing shareholder value.

Mr. Richard Marshel

‚Äčbrings a substantial amount of real estate development experience to the company.  Marshel has been a Real Estate developer for more than 35 years and currently manages a large and versatile portfolio.                                                 This New York-based portfolio has a diversified mix of commercial, retail and multifamily residential apartment buildings. Additionally, Mr. Marshel has developed, owned and managed numerous successful businesses in the health club arena.  Marshel received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Vermont in electrical engineering and applied physics.  With a strong entrepreneurial spirit and the knowledge that success is the only option, Marshel is a skilled and thoughtful operations and development, boots on the ground professional.