Curaleaf President Joseph Bayern Appointed Next CEO
Current Curaleaf CEO Joseph Lusardi to Continue as Executive Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors
WAKEFIELD, Mass., Nov. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Curaleaf Holdings, Inc. (CSE: CURA) (OTCQX: CURLF) (“Curaleaf” or the “Company”), a leading U.S. provider of consumer products in cannabis, today announced that its Board of Directors have unanimously appointed Curaleaf President Joseph Bayern as the Company’s next CEO, effective January 1, 2021. Curaleaf’s current CEO Joseph Lusardi will continue to work closely with Mr. Bayern to ensure a seamless executive transition. Mr. Lusardi will continue to serve on the Company’s Board of Directors and will be named Executive Vice-Chairman of the Board effective January 1, 2021.
Boris Jordan, Executive Chairman of the Board of Curaleaf, stated, “Joe Bayern is an outstanding leader with a proven track record of success, and we are thrilled to appoint him as the next CEO of Curaleaf. On behalf of the entire Board of Directors, we are deeply grateful to Joe Lusardi for his long-term commitment as a founder of the Company as well as his five years of service as Curaleaf’s CEO. Joe Lusardi demonstrated outstanding leadership and a unique vision in growing Curaleaf