Our Team

Olivia Brown


With over 20 years of experience in the emerging cannabis industry Olivia has helped thousands of clients obtain their legal cannabis license both for personal and businesses purposes.  While using her experience with product development, Olivia has help facilitate partnerships and connections within different industries to allow businesses and corporations to gain an advanced knowledge of the legal retail cannabis market in Canada, helping them to succeed with ease. Olivia’s not only works within the cannabis market but also is helping to shape Canada’s emerging industrial hemp industry.

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Michael Demone

Director, Strategic Partnerships & Innovation

Michael works with leaders in government, industry, business, and academia to help entrepreneurs and innovators carry their projects from concept to commercialization. He has worked alongside innovation pioneers including the Xerox Research Centre of Canada (XRCC), the Palo Alto Research Centre (PARC), GreenCentre Canada, and the National Research Council of Canada.

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Angela Westelaken

Director of CRM

With 20 years of retail experience including 14 years in banking, Angela provides a very dynamic approach when it comes to strategic growth planning in advancing your organization for today’s legal market.  Angela’s passion for the cannabis industry and its people allows her to create the brand experience you want to promote, while considering every aspect of your operating budget for value added services. With a vast network at her disposal Angela believes in a holistic, fundamental analysis when it comes to building a Client Relationship Management model for your organization.

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Michele Parrotta

Seniors Advocate, Clinic Manager & Educator

Michelle’s passion and dedication for the cannabis industry has been evident for many years. Her career with cannabis has seen her become one of the leading advocates and spokes people for legal retail cannabis in Canada. Michelle assisted in the development and setup of one of Canada’s first legal cannabis retail location (Hello Cannabis) located in Dundas, Ontario, where she assisted in all aspects of the retail setup process including, branding and marketing. Michelle’s reach and influence does not end there, she is also a tireless seniors advocate dedicating her knowledge and future to cannabis within the senior’s community.

Website: https://www.mimicannabis.com/