Krista Earl

Oct 9, 20201 min

Getting Transparent: Veteran, Cannabis Leader & Entrepreneur. James Brobyn (CEO of American Fiber)

Updated: Jul 6

James Brobyn, ex-Marine and CEO of American Fiber is our second guest on "Getting Transparent".


On this episode of Getting Transparent, host Joe Witte sits down with veteran cannabis entrepreneur, James Brobyn. James, a United State Marine Corps veteran and officer, currently serves as CEO of American Fiber, and was previously the Executive Director at veteran non-profit, The Travis Manion Foundation. Brobyn shares his path into the CBD and MMJ industry, how his military experience has shaped his view of entrepreneurship, and the importance of transparency in the cannabis industry. Brobyn also opens up about his personal transition from military life to civilian life, how CBD has helped him and other veterans post-service, and why trust is the foundation for both relationship and business success. 


 
00:01:15 MMJ and CBD Today


 
00:02:38 Reasons for entering the CBD and MMJ Industry


 
00:07:41 Military and Entrepreneurship


 
00:10:40 Non-Profits and Volunteers
 

 
00:12:12 Transition from Military to Civilian Life


 
00:17:30 The Art of Leadership is being Lost


 
00:22:19 The Servant Leader


 
00:22:59 MMJ and PTS (PTSD)


 
00:31:00 Challenges in the Cannabis Industry
 

 
00:35:20 Progress of CBD and Regulations


 
00:41:00 Supply Chain Transparency is Important for the Industry


 
00:45:20 Trust is the Foundation
 

 
00:47:00 Brobyn's Transparency 10

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