CEO, 365 Cannabis
Jeff Kiehn is the CEO of 365 Cannabis and also serves as CEO of CEO of The NAV People Inc. He brings more than three decades of experience in the retail sector, specializing in technology and Enterprise Resource Planning for cannabis companies.
In the early stages of the cannabis industry’s development, Kiehn recognized the need for an integrated end-to-end ERP solution for the sector. His strong retail background and expert understanding of Microsoft Dynamics software provided the foundation for the establishment of 365 Cannabis in 2015.
Fusing traditional business metrics with industry-specific tools for the competitive cannabis industry, 365 Cannabis is designed for manufacturing, cultivation, and dispensary operations. The enterprising software is powered by Microsoft Dynamics and offers seamless integration with Office 365.
Over the past year, the company has grown exponentially with over 50 employees and more than 100 customers across the globe, including a strategic partnership with C360 consulting in Australia.
A progressive entrepreneur in the cannabis technology sector, Kiehn is equipped for the fast-paced environment of the market. He believes 365 Cannabis software is helping to legitimize the industry by providing businesses with the ability to consolidate their financials, automate accounting, and accurately report with strategic financial modeling, forecasting and planning intel.
For Kiehn, the ever-evolving cannabis market is a space where he can truly exercise all of his skill-sets. The success of 365 Cannabis is the culminating product of his technology expertise and intuitive understanding of retail operations and supply chain needs. A cannabis technology expert, Kiehn has spoken at large-scale industry events including MJBizCon NEXT, CanEx Jamaica, and the Indo Expo.
Kiehn holds a business and marketing degree from Ryerson University in Toronto, Ontario. Beyond the United States, he has worked and lived in the United Kingdom, Canada, Hong Kong, Germany, and China. Since entering the cannabis industry, Kiehn has held fast to the business mantra, “He who rides the tiger cannot dismount.”