A serial entrepreneur and visionary leader, Mark Grindeland has always stayed ahead of what’s coming next. Lately, that focus has been on the vibrant, fast-growing cannabis industry. Before co-founding Altum Investments, The Grow Foundry and Coda Signature in 2015, Mark worked in both large global public companies and start-ups. Most recently, he served as the Chief Marketing Officer for global customer experience technology and services company TeleTech Holdings (Nasdaq TTEC), overseeing branding, corporate & marketing strategy, product development, and internal & external marketing communications.
Prior to joining TeleTech, Mark served as chairman and co-founder of ShesConnected Multimedia Corporation, the first multi-profile social networking site for women. In previous years, he held executive-level positions with Live Wire Mobile; Wunderman in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa; Digitas; and Exchange Partners, which he co-founded. He also co-founded and served as Executive VP of Marketing for m-Qube Incorporated (sold to Verisign in 2006 for $250MM).
In 2013, Mark was honored by the Business Marketing Association of Colorado as Marketer of the Year and in 2018 was named Cannabis MVP by the Cannabis Business Awards. Mark has served on the Advisory Board for the Daniels College of Business and has spoken at numerous industry conferences.