Welcome to Mendocino Group
We work with Businesses, Organizations, and Individuals in the
Cannabis, Medicinal Marijuana, and Garden Supply Industries.
From the hills of the Emerald Triangle.
Branding & Identity ~ Website Creation ~ Marketing Strategy
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Who We Are
Co-Founder & Creative Director
Brandon was raised in Ukiah, California. After attending design school at Collins College School of Design & Technology in Tempe, Arizona, he returned to Ukiah where he lives today with his wife and two children. Brandon founded the creative agency BKVC in 2010, and has won several awards for his graphic design and business development.
Brandon helps guide cannabis farmers through his creative branding and design process working to create a platform for your brand experience. Since inception, the Mendocino Group has helped many farmers in Mendocino County and beyond.
Co-Founder & Web Strategist
Josh was raised in Willits California. Josh (aka Jethro) is a sonovahippie and born entrepreneur. While in his teens, Josh developed a passion for marijuana cultivation, all while running his own start up business and managing overseas manufacturing.
Josh dropped out of school in the 7th grade and started working on web development and online marketing, by the time he was 18 he had a worldwide portfolio and had been on multiple startup teams. He now helps cannabis farmers and entrepreneurs get the most out of their internet marketing.
Social Media Management & Content Marketing
Born and raised in Western Pennsylvania, Emily lived in Colorado for more than a decade before moving to Sebastopol, California. With a bachelor’s degree in journalism, she spent eight years writing for newspapers and magazines before earning a master’s in sustainability marketing from the University of Colorado – Denver in 2013.
Since then, Emily has managed the content and social media for two solar energy companies and a clean tech financing company—now she’s applying that expertise to the thriving cannabis industry.
Luke Zimmerman, Esq. LL.M
Copyright & Trademark Lawyer
Graduate from Thomas Jefferson School of Law, in San Diego California, with a Masters of Law from the University of Amsterdam. Luke assists entrepreneurs in the emerging cannabis with protecting their intellectual property. Luke is a member of the National Cannabis Bar Association (NCBA). Luke is also certified by Oaksterdam University, in both, beginner and advanced courses.
Freeda Alida Burnstad
Cannabis Farm Consultant
Freeda is an inspector for Clean Green Certified. As a certified Cannabis Therapist, Educator and Holistic Health practioner Freedais dedicated to helping you vision your medical cannabis garden, tourism potential, and product lines in ways that integrate permacuture, medicinal plants and income diversity into your gardens, formulas and business planning. Her lifelong experience in organic cultivation and passion for right lively hood can help you design and manage your farm business in the most ecologically sound and productive manner.
What We Do
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