Rooted in science, Root Origins™ is a grassroots wholesale bulk hemp and consumer products company developing, licensing and commercializing an all-natural plant-based line of full-spectrum hemp-derived and CBD-infused products.
Based in Roseburg, Oregon, Root Origins continues to expand its portfolio of affordable and convenient supplement products known to address a range of health and wellness issues.
Our customers – like all of us at Root Origins – are committed to nurturing their bodies with only the purest organic foods, beverages and supplements. True to those principles, Root Origins exemplifies a company culture committed to transparency ‘from Seed to Shelf’, allowing anyone the ability to trace the origins of our products right down to their actual roots. Puns intended.
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Scott E McIntyreChief Executive Officer
A lifelong entrepreneur, Scott has pioneered tech innovation in fields including Media, Finance, Entrepreneurship and Education, but always with a passion for nature and recognition of how far our culture has strayed from its agrarian roots. In business, Scott is a corporate development specialist and in 1995 helped establish the first online education platform (acquired after IPO by market leader Pearson in 2007). Scott then founded venture catalyst Phabriq Development, a hybrid strategy, media and capital firm.As a volunteer, Scott is a globally recognized voice in Alternative Finance currently serving his 5th term as Chairman, after four terms as President & Chair of the Crowdfunding Professional Association - the 501(c)6 trade group responsible for Crowdfunding’s emergence after drafting & lobbying it into the JOBS Act of 2012. Scott is an active speaker in the U.S. and abroad, selected by the US State Department to address European Union Finance Ministers, and has delivered keynote speeches to crowds numbering over 13,000 at national conferences in China, Australia, Russia and India. Scott’s professional biography can be viewed or downloaded by clicking this link.
Todd SchollChief Marketing Officer
One of three Root Origins executives from the Midwestern United States, for nearing 20 years Todd has driven revenue growth and brand strategy for companies ranging from early stage start-ups to leading corporate B2B brands. At Root Origins he is responsible for branding, product development & packaging, sales & marketing and ecommerce & fulfillment.Previously, Todd served as Head of Marketing for Certona, an enterprise customer experience platform for some of the world’s largest brands and retailers including Nike, Staples, Victoria’s Secret, Home Depot, Petco and Hurley. Todd served as Director of Marketing for an early online travel portal, ResorTime.com, and co-founded ConstructionJobs.com - a premier recruiting and job board for the construction industry. Todd’s career highlights can be seen on his Linkedin profile here.
Vlad KapustinChief Compliance Officer
Vlad Kapustin is a licensed attorney and Certified Compliance & Ethics Professional with over 30 years of experience bridging multidisciplinary skills and a proven ability converging strategy with legal and regulatory compliance, transaction execution, policy, and risk management. Vlad brings experience managing the legal, regulatory and compliance functions for global healthcare investors assessing GMP-compliant pharmaceutical manufacturing and distribution projects in Ukraine and Russia, interfacing with FDA consultation and regulatory evaluation panels for the USAID Medical Technology Transfer Activity Programs.Vlad also contributed 10 years in-house as Associate General Counsel and Chief International Counsel for Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, responsible for legal and regulatory compliance matters for non-U.S. life insurance, investment management and financial services operations. Most recently, Vlad was responsible for global investment initiatives and their financial crimes compliance program requirements for The New York Life Investments Group boutiques with more than $565 billion in assets under management. Vlad’s career highlights can be seen on his LinkedIn profile here.
Root Origins provides cutting-edge knowledge and only the highest quality resources and products at each stage of the industrial and commercial hemp cycle. We operate four primary business units including a fast growing co-op, branded extracts products, smokable flower and targeted consulting services.