Working to advance the science of Medical Cannabis
Theraplant’s leadership position in the industry is the result of putting together a best in class management team. It is a group of individuals who share years of experience in the industry and a refusal to settle for anything less than the very best in everything we do.
Founder & CEO
Theraplant is lead by CEO and Founder Ethan Ruby, a medical cannabis patient, activist, and entrepreneur who has devoted his life to making the medical cannabis industry stronger.
Chief Operating Officer
Dan was responsible for overseeing the buildout of our new Connecticut facility and the operation of the production floor. Previously, Dan ran the operations of a Colorado cultivation center and dispensary.
Jon is responsible for all cultivation efforts at the Connecticut facility. Previously, Jon was responsible for a Colorado grow facility, including vegetation and cloning while developing superstrains through genetics.
Tim came to Theraplant from Fidelity Investments where he served as vice president, managing director. He was responsible for a book of corporate clients worth over $2.5 billion.
Chief Financial Officer
Chris has amassed an expertise in the economics of medical cannabis cultivation and runs all aspects of Theraplant’s financial affairs, and has over 14 years of experience in the financial industry.
"I am confident Mr. Ruby will be a great corporate partner with the Watertown community, and I look forward to working closely with him and his staff as this project becomes a reality."
Watertown Chief of Police
"Theraplant has been an example of the right way to cultivate this industry."
Senator Robert J. Kane
"Above and beyond his stellar personal background, Mr. Ruby and his team have proven themselves to be competent and ethical business people."
Watertown Economic Development Coordinator
"We expect 1%-3% of the population [to register as patients]. There are 3.5 million people in Connecticut. Our projections are that we’ll have about 10,000 people one year after the first patients are getting product and that we could be at 30,000 patients within 1.5 years."
Theraplant, Founder & CE0