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About Union Cannabis Group

After a lot of hard work, you’ve finally procured your permits – now what?

Many newcomers to the cannabis industry underestimate how essential the engineering and design phase is to the overall success of their operation. We will help you do it right – the first time.

We occupy several seats at the cannabis industry table, bringing expertise in lab design, manufacturing, brand development, legal strategy, business consulting, and financial modeling. All at scale without compromising quality — no short cuts.

Our team has over 35 years of combined experience. In an industry that often resembles the Wild West, we bring order and predictability to a market very much in flux.

Meet the Union Cannabis Group Team

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Derek Thiel

Chief Operating Officer

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Dylan Thiel

Chief Technical Officer

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Eli Korer

Chief Executive Officer


Adam Siskin

Chief Financial Officer

Zach Heller

General Counsel

Laurie Morilla

Office Manager

Adam Robins

Advisory Board Member

Jerry Duczek

Production Manager

Jon Bond

Chief Marketing Officer

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UCG designs, licenses, and operates premier cannabis extraction facilities bringing high quality adult-use and medical products to market in legally operable jurisdictions.

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UCG aims to be a driving force in today’s changing political and economic climate by deploying sustainable and profitable business models while positioning itself to become a globally operating company within the cannabis industry.


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UCG strives to operate profitably in a socially and environmentally conscious manner.

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UCG is committed to ongoing research and development of the various compounds found in cannabis and their innovative applications.

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UCG honors the values of hard work, honesty, and transparency in its employees and leadership.

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