Each week we talk about the benefits of solar or the opportunities hemp provides, so to switch it up we decided to tell you more about who we are as a company and the amazing leadership behind us.
A publicly-traded holding company, we specialize in acquisitions of small to mid-sized companies, with core holdings in Solar Energy Services and Industrial Hemp based Consumer Products.
Our most prominent subsidiary, Direct Solar of America, is a leading solar concierge service in the U.S., operating in 34 states, that helps customers find and install the best available solar energy systems including battery backups for both residential and commercial buildings. They help the customer throughout the entire process from sale to install, all while making sure customers receive the best tax incentives and rebates available.
Our hemp subsidiary, 1606 Original Hemp, was designed to be the premier leader in manufacturing and marketing high-quality smokable industrial hemp products for sale through traditional retail channels and online. Since debuting in late 2019, 1606 Original Hemp has been placed into hundreds of retail locations across the country, helping pioneer the switch from tobacco and nicotine to hemp and CBD.
Chief Executive Officer, Founder
A graduate of Western Washington University with a degree in Marketing and Communications,
Greg has a successful track record of founding and leading startups. Founder of PCI, a leading consumer product distribution company, Greg negotiated agreements with the nation’s largest retail outlets such as 7-11 (Southland Corp), Albertsons, and Costco representing 25,000 retail accounts.
In 2006 Greg started LifeStyle Wireless which he led to the OTC Pink Stock Market changing the name to SinglePoint. Today he oversees all company operations including investor relations, the leadership of the Board of Directors, and daily business activities while continuing to lead the company in its mission.
Chief Financial Officer
Corey has served more than 20 years as a public company executive with broad experience in strategic acquisitions, corporate turnarounds, new business development, investor relations, and more. Among his extensive portfolio, he is a Certified Director from the UCLA Anderson Graduate School of Management accredited Directors program, and since 2007 has been a Director of CUI Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: CUI), having served multiple terms on the Audit Committee, and currently serving as the Compensation Committee Chairman.
He has served on multiple boards, including the Board Member for Lifestyle Wireless, Inc. which merged into the Company in 2012. He most recently served on the Board of ORHub, Inc. (OTC: ORHB) from July 2016 to December 2019, and before that served as the President and Chief Operating Officer at Earth911 Inc., a subsidiary of Infinity Resources Holdings Company (OTC: IRHC) from January 2010 to July 2013.
Wil has a successful track record of building and maintaining great relationships with clients. Recognized as the top representative in his section by Nike, after college graduation, Wil chose to continue in sales with SinglePoint where he has on-boarded marquee clients including GolfLogix and MonteFiore Inspired Medicine. Wil graduated cum laude from the WP Carey School of Business at Arizona State University with a degree in Global Agribusiness and a specialization in Professional Golf Management. Wil is currently recognized by the Professional Golfers Association of America (PGA) as a Class A Professional.
Vice President Sales and Business Development
An incredibly talented individual, Don Smith has extensive experience in building startup companies that explode within emerging markets. His expertise spans from fundraising, generating strategic alliances, managing mergers & acquisitions, developing sales pipelines, marketing, and overseeing operations.
All of this, combined with his extensive knowledge in financial, tax law, and accounting has proven invaluable in addressing both tactical and strategic issues of converting deal memos into successful sales of products and services or mergers and acquisitions. As a licensed Enrolled Agent, Mr. Smith is recognized to practice before the IRS and has built multiple tax firms and prepared over 15,000 returns.
Overall, his skills and an uncanny instinct for emerging markets have resulted in multiple successes in technology, real estate, finance, and market leadership, which has driven him to pursue opportunities within the legal cannabis, CBD, and hemp industries.
As you can see, our leadership team is composed of talented individuals with unparalleled expertise and knowledge. SinglePoint wouldn’t be where we are today without such an invaluable team.
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