Ohio Names 104 Cannabis Processing Applicants

Ohio’s Department of Commerce, which has already awarded Tier 1 and Tier 2 provisional cultivation licenses and named 370 dispensary applicants, announced today 104 applications for up to 40 processing licenses. The complete list of applicants was posted to the Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program website.

The applicants include at least two publicly-traded companies, with Liberty Health Sciences (CSE: LHS) (OTC: LHSIF) and MPX Bioceutical (CSE: MPX) (OTC: MPXEF). The entity for Liberty is Schottenstein Aphria II LLC, while the entity for MPX Bioceutical is Health for Life Ohio.

Several well known multi-state operators also applied, including Columbia CareCresco LabsGTIHarvest and PharmaCann. Winners of Tier 1 cultivation licenses that also have applied for processing licenses include AT-CPC of Ohio, Buckeye Relief, Columbia Care, Cresco Labs, Grow Ohio Pharmaceuticals, Harvest, OPC Processing, Parma Wellness, Pure Ohio Wellness, Rivera Creek Holdings, Standard Wellness Company,  and Terradiol Ohio.

The state intends for the medical cannabis program to go live in September.

Here is the complete list of processor applicants:

Name Of Applicant Contact Name
3796 Limited Karn Singh
Advacine LLC Harris Silver
Agri‐Med Enterprises, Inc Charles Griffith
Ancient Roots, LLC David Haley
Appalachian Pharm Processing, LLC Seth Stockmeister
Ascension BioMedical LLC Fadi Boumtri
AT‐CPC of Ohio LLC Adam Thomarios
Beneleaves Limited Peggy Jones‐Hollenback
Bloom OH LLC Terrence O’Donnell
Buckeye Botanicals Alexandira Ianni
Buckeye Relief Andrew Raybrun
CannaMed Therapeutics Processing, LLC Todd Yaross
CannaNet Therapeutics LLC Edward Spellman
CannAscend Processing, LLC James Gould
Certified Cultivators, LLC Michael Weprin
Cielo Processing LLC Reg Friesan
Clear Water labs LLC Sandra Fakete
Columbia Care OH LLC Nicholas Vita
Consortium Health Ohio LLC Jose Hialgo
Corsa Verde Bryan Hill
Cresco Labs Ohio LLC Chris Schrimpf
Crooked River Medical Solutions LLC Christopher Galgoczy
Dayton Infusion Products, LLC Sapna Gupta
Debbie’s Processing Ohio, LLC Sara Pressler
Diamond Science, LLC Robert Landis
Diamond Science, LLC(Carroll) Robert Landis
Farmaceutical RX, LLC Rebecca Myers
Fire Rock Ltd. Matthew Noyes
FN Group Holdings Claire Hobson
Franklin BioScience OH, LLC Jeremy Kahn
Galenas Labs LLC Geoffrey Korff
Goodtree Healthcare Eugene Shetnygarts
GourMed Processor, LLC Aaron Avery
Green Investment Partners LLC Loribeth Steiner
Greenleaf (Middlefield) David Neundorffer
Greenleaf (Willoughby) David Neundorffer
Greenmile Solutions LLC Jazmyn Stover
Grow Ohio Pharmaceuticals Mel Kurtz
Growth Orchard Partners LLC Craig Rowe
GTI Ohio LLC Bret Kravitz
Harvest Processing LLC Steve White
Healing V, LLC Lori Fry
Health for Life Ohio, LLC Elizabeth Stavola
Hemma Extracts, LLC Elizabeth Van Dulmon
Holistic Industries Ohio LLC Josh Genderson
HVV Mission Ohio LLC Michael Reardon
Innovative Healing Solutions, LLC Candace Moeller
JG Ohio LLC Jamil Taylor
LabCare Solutions LLC Wael Hassan
Lake Front Medical, LLC David Guray
Mahoning Valley Manufacturer, LLC Thomas Ryan
Marichon Pharma LLC Darren Anderson
MC2P LLC Brian Scotese
MD Processing LLC (Middlefield) Mario Petrino
MD Processing LLC (Warren) Mario Petrino
MD Processing LLC (Youngstown) Mario Petrino
Mer‐It Relief, LTD Edwardy Hayin
Mother Grow’s Best Sam Dorf
Natural Meds LLC Julie Wentworth
Nature’s Grace and Wellness Timothy O’Heron
New Extracts of Ohio LLC Robert Windsor
NMG Ohio, LLC Robert Hassman
Nochra Labs LLC Nicole Ross
North Coast Therapeutics Stephen Ernst
OH‐Gro, LLC Darlene Maeyer
Ohio Craft Cultivators, LLC Anthony DiLorenzo
Ohio Green Grow LLC Steven Neisman
Ohio Green Grow LLC Steven Weisman
Ohio Green Systems LLC Fabio Salerno
Ohio Grown Therapies LLC Andy Joseph
Ohio Medical Solutions Amber Scimpa
Ohio Processing Plant, LLC Brian Wingfield
Ohio Releaf VII, LLC (Columbus) Scott Pickett
Ohio Releaf VII, LLC (Richmond Hts) Scott Pickett
Ohm Industries LLC James Keyes
OPC Processing, LLC Jeff McCourt
Pallia Tech Ohio, LLC (Amelia) Jonathan Faucher
Pallia Tech Ohio, LLC (Woodlawn) Jonathan Faucher
Parma Wellness Center LLC Steve Dimon
Patient Relief of Ohio, LLC (Garfield Heights) Brian Taubman
Patient Relief of Ohio, LLC (Warren) Brian Taubman
Pharmacann Labs Ltd Edward Pomerairig
PharmaCann Ohio LLC Teddy Scott
Piedmont MedMar LLC Alex Rakic
Pure OH LLC Jill Lamarouex
Pure Ohio Processing, LLC Todd Appelbaum
Pure Ohio Wellness, LLC James Pegram
Purpose Leaf, LLC Kimberly Farmer
Quest Wellness Ohio III LLC Herbert Washington
Real Growth Investments II LLC Glen Meert
Richmond Heights Medical Solution, LLC James Buchanan
Riviera Creek Holdings II Chris Stock
Schottenstein Aphria II, LLC Benton Kraner
Silphium Extracts, LLC David Moorhead
Soloman Cultivation Corporation Jacqueline Solomon
Somerset Cultivation Group, LLC Kenneth Krismanth
Standard Farms Ohio, LLC Peter Bio
Standard Wellness Company LLC Eric Vaughan
Strive Wellness of Ohio LLC Ronald Farkas
Superlite LLC Ramamoorthy Ramasmay
Terraddiol Ohio, LLC Ben Dublin
Under the Water Tower 2 Dana Smoot
Word Cannabis, LLC Irina Klegher
Xtract Grouop, LLC Susan Kroneberger
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