Dr. John Oram

Oakland, CA, USA
CEO, Nug
Speaker Year | Toronto 2019

Dr. John Oram is CEO and Founder of vertically-integrated cannabis company NUG: the fastest-growing cannabis brand in California, which houses the largest indoor grow operation in Northern California. John holds Ph.D. and M.S. degrees in environmental chemistry and engineering from the University of California Los Angeles and bachelor’s degrees in analytical chemistry and biochemistry from the University of Colorado at Boulder. A veteran of the industry since the early 2000s, Dr. Oram possesses extensive knowledge on how to operate a successful cannabis company from seed to sale. Prior to founding NUG, he co-founded CW Analytical Laboratories–recognized as the most trusted analytical laboratory in the state–to establish standardized testing and certification protocols in order to ensure the safety and quality of medical cannabis. Today, NUG brings in revenue of over $25MM annually from a robust line of award-winning edible and smokable products.