Indoor & outdoor cultivation, white-label manufacturing, and R&D
Helping develop CapEx and OpEx , Implementing and drafting best practices, Hiring and retaining staff
Aldo is an Operational Professional with a master’s degree in industrial/organizational psychology.
He has worked as VP of Operations and Sales for a publicly traded, cannabis-based start-up, focusing on indoor and outdoor cultivation, white-label manufacturing, R&D, and dispensary development since 2017.
With hands-on leadership experience in cultivation, processing, supply chain, inventory, HR, agriculture, white-label manufacturing, sales, and training in THC and CBD, Aldo has several years in operational optimization.
Aldo has worked to ensure the appropriate sites were selected across a broad range of business units in the cannabis ecosystem.
He helped develop the CapEx and OpEx for a 12 mm indoor grow facility.
Other facility build-out projects include:
22,000 SF propagation/drying and processing room
14,000 SF warehouse
7,500 SF clean room for manufacturing and processing
5,000 SF micro grow
1.3 mm outdoor grow of 100 acres
For the past 15 years, Aldo has been supervising, mentoring, and leading onsite and remote staff.
Responsibilities include the following: drafting and implementing best practices and procedures, running curriculum development, and remote learning.
Aldo has a stellar record for hiring and retaining staff.
He has worked with HR and has experience managing, promoting, and terminating employees.
His natural empathy has paved the way to many successful relationships with HR and has played a role in developing employee handbooks, guidelines, and policy, including diversity and hiring and firing best practices, while working with HR professionals and employment lawyers.