CEO / Chairman of the Board
Josh Rosenberg is a former Executive in the Coca-Cola system for over 18 years developing his skills from merchandising, service, call center management, sales, marketing, and operational roles.
Josh left in 2013 to invest and lead as CEO at Accent Food Services and developing from a single state operation to one of the largest multi-state operators in the Office Coffee Services (OCS) Industry. Over six years top line revenue, grew more than 6x’s, adding strategic acquisitions, and building a strong culture before moving to an active advisory role in 2019.
Josh’s extensive C-Suite and established business network in multiple distribution channels will help him lead PLNTSOP route to market distribution of seed to finished goods.
Vice President of Strategic Accounts
Jeff Stebbings has over 18 years of experience in the Office Coffee Services (OCS) Industry and was one of the founding partners in TEAJA. An energetic, well-rounded, and sales-oriented manager, Jeff has built profitable businesses by establishing a loyal clientele.
With his exceptionally aligned background in sales in the OCS industry, Jeff developed service supply agreements with the largest OCS providers in North America.
Jeff’s role will be to continue direct activities for sales execution strategies and building relationships with key strategic accounts. He works closely with the product development team to create new product offerings. Jeff is keen on developing the sales opportunities with the CBD product lines with PLNTSOP national accounts.
CSO / Board Member
Raj Teja is the co-founding partner and visionary in TEAJA and PLNTSOP. Raj has over 20 years in corporate and early stage business ventures, with extensive experience in Channel Development with multi-national companies with the likes of IBM and Rogers AT&T.
In 2003, Raj joined the Amadon Real Estate Group as Director of Real Estate Development where he oversaw the development and construction of multi-family and commercial projects, site acquisition, re-zoning land use, marketing/sales and commercial leasing.
Dealing with multi-chain food service Tenants (ie Starbucks etc), Raj recognized an opportunity for the home away tea market and created the TEAJA brand to start supplying organic loose-leaf tea through OCS operators to workplaces.
Troy Felix has nearly two decades of business ownership, technological implementation and operational experience, most notably as the owner of Mercury Contracting Ltd., a Vancouver-based construction company specializing in custom home and commercial construction projects.
Troy’s has successfully transferred his operational, system creation and project management skills to other ventures, such as designing the operational and logistical programs of TEAJA and various other companies.
Troy will be overseeing the design, enhancement, implementation, reporting, and oversight of PLNTSOP operations, distribution, logistics and compliance programs.
Vice President of Health and Spa
Samaneh (Sam) Badiei is the founder of VAYU. Sam earned her Chartered Accountant designation with MNP and recently served as Director of Finance with the HR Macmillan Space Centre.
Sam is a die-hard health enthusiast and turned her passion into an entrepreneurial goal. She worked with a team of medical doctors, pharmacologists and naturopathic doctors from the West, and herbalists and holistic practitioners from the East, to develop supplements featuring safe, bioactive ingredients that are Health Canada approved.
Sam’s mission is to share this wisdom and focus the VAYU product line which will focus and be marketed for both in- spa/in-clinic usage, health practitioners, beauty salons as well as retail.