Jason Mitchell, ND
Co-Founder & President
Dr. Jason Mitchell is a Naturopathic Doctor certified by the American Naturopathic Medical Certification Board. He is also a member of the American Naturopathic Medical Association and Certified Natural Health Professionals. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management/Operations from Arizona State University and his Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from Trinity College of Natural Health.
Jason has over two decades experience working in the natural products industry. In 1998 he joined industry leader Country Life Vitamins as an Account Executive/New Product Development Liaison. By 2003 he was promoted to Director of Product Development and then to VP of Sales/New Product Development. By 2005, he developed and launched a full-scale educational program for Country Life. He was one of the primary executives to take the company successfully through its acquisition by Kikkoman Corporation, and was then promoted to the position of Chief Science Officer. Over the course of his career, he has successfully launched more than 200 new products, many of which have become top selling products at the retail level.
Jason’s role at MetaCan is the creation, marketing and distribution of the company’s branded line of hemp derived dietary supplement products.
Ryan is a successful sales and account management leader with more than ten years experience in the field. After receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Colorado at Boulder, he went on to manage several businesses, including a consumer electronics company where he successfully oversaw a portfolio of 100+ international distributors and direct retail customers while increasing revenue two-fold in two-years time.
Ryan is able to apply his experience in business development and logistics along with his lifelong as passion for natural and alternative medicines to create and execute the strategies needed to dominate the global Hemp marketplace. His gentle confidence and thorough expertise has made him an asset in each arena he finds himself in. He is knowledgeable and encouraging in his approach to educating customers about the benefits of products and services, and finds true satisfaction in building long-term relationships that lead to increased revenue year after year.
Buddy Ojeda, CN
East Coast Educator
Buddy Ojeda is a Certified Nutritionist, health educator, public speaker, author, radio broadcaster and President of Training Solutions on Demand. He’s worked in the natural products industry for over two decades in both retail and supplement manufacturing. During this time he developed and presented educational seminars and trainings in the U.S., Puerto Rico and Canada, on a variety of topics related to health and wellness.
Buddy has held key positions of responsibility with industry-leading organizations including MegaFood, Pure Essence Labs, Garden of Life, Health From the Sun and Whole Foods Market.
In 2009 he founded Training Solutions on Demand, an education and consulting services company with an emphasis on the dietary supplement industry.
Buddy and his family currently reside in South Florida.
West Coast Educator
Valerie Hall is a Certified Natural Health Professional and Nutritional Consultant. Her enthusiasm and passion for natural health have made her a popular speaker to thousands of health seeking individuals each year. She is the host of her own radio show in Southern California; Gateway to Vibrant Health.