Jonathan Keim - CEO
Jonathan holds a Bachelor of Science in Art and an International Business Certificate. At 22 he helped launch Robbins-Madanes Training, Tony Robbins’ online school for training life coaches. He became a Master Level Trainer of Strategic Intervention and assisted in live training with the Coaching Institute. After his success with RMT, Jonathan picked up his belongings and moved to Bali, Indonesia.
In 2014, Jonathan launched Kokolato and started producing Indonesia’s first brand of vegan gelato. His entrepreneurial spirit, passion for brand development, and unique flavors of gelato were praised by BBC capital, Lonely Planet, and Jetstar Airlines Magazine.
He has spent the last ten years living as a digital nomad. Over the past three years, Jonathan has worked as a creative director specializing in brand development and curriculum development for Robbins-Madanes Training, and in high ticket sales for Inspiral. His background in gastronomy, psychology, sales, entrepreneurship, and brand development provides him with a unique edge in the hospitality industry.
Branden Matlock - Sales, Customer Success & Web3 Integration
Branden has 20 + years of experience in hospitality and sales ranging from management positions to luxury real estate sales in Downtown San Diego to high ticket sales in the personal development industry. At the heart of his success is a customer & focused mindset which has led him to success in several different industries.
Cryptocurrency started as a passion, quickly became an obsession, and is now his full-time profession at Dapper Labs the leading NFT company in the world. At Dapper Labs, Branden leads customer success & experience agents for several dApps including NFL ALL DAY, NBA Top Shot, UFC Strike, and the recently launched La Liga Golazos. Their intention is to create next-generation NFTs, digital collectibles, and mainstream Wed-3 technology while keeping the heart of everything, a fun and engaging community.
Michael Russek - Creative Lead
Michael Russek is an Indonesia, Bali based designer and creative director. With over 25 years of working with major brands, Michael has used his vast knowledge of materials and applications to provide his clients with innovative clever solutions. From concept to completion, his wide range of services include: stage design, furniture design, product development, sustainable design, interior design, prototyping, branding and immersive installations.
Chai Phonsuwan - Advisor
Chai Phonsuwan is the co-founder of COPRA Inc, premium wholesale, private-label manufacturer of bottled coconut water. From a branded premium coconut water Copra has evolved into primarily a B2B supplier of high-quality cold chain coconut products.
Copra is one of the only cold-chain coconut companies in the world. The majority of shelf-stable coconut water companies are sourced from mature coconuts and are flash-pasteurized leaving an unappealing flavor to some. The company owns a dedicated processing facility in Thailand and through its carefully architected cold supply chain has mastered the ability to provide customers with a fresh, right-off-the-tree coconut flavor. Chai has grown the company to over 500 staff, selling bottled coconut water to the world’s biggest retailers such as 7-11, Costco, Whole food, and Trader Joe's grossing over 40 million USD annually.
Luca Piazzi - Media Advisor
With over 15 years of experience in the film industry, Luca has served internationally as a director, producer, and cinematographer on documentaries, television series, and advertising campaigns. He has experience working with National Geographic, beIN, Huawei, Bell Helmets, Unga, and The Africa Channel.
Jeff Ramsey - F&B Advisor & Teacher
Jeff Ramsey trained in Japan with Masayoshi Kazato, the official Sushi Ambassador of Japan, becoming the first non-Japanese Master Sushi Chef. Next he studied under Chef Jose Andres, protégé of the legendary Catalonian chef Ferran Adria of El Bulli. From there he was selected by Japanese super-chef Hide Yamamoto to open The Molecular Bar Restaurant in Tokyo, earning a Michelin star rating, making him the first and still only American to earn a Michelin star outside of the United States.
Jeff’s restaurant Babe in Malaysia is a multi-award winning restaurant and the premiere destination for creative gastronomy in the country. Chef Ramsey has been awarded the King of Kitchens by Hapa Awards series for 2018-2020, is the Chef Ambassador for Perrier-Jouet Champagne and Martel Cognac for Malaysia, and just won Iron Chef in Thailand in 2022.
Joshua Biletsky - Legal Advisor
Joshua is an entertainment, intellectual property, and business attorney based out of Hollywood, California. With an extensive background of working with clients throughout the entertainment world, Joshua brings with him a unique resume of projects and clientele spanning the food & beverage, nightlife, and fashion industries. Joshua’s practice extends far beyond the shores of California and has worked with restaurants, bars, nightclubs, and music festivals across the globe, particularly in Latin America and Southeast Asia.
In addition to his entertainment-based practice, Joshua works closely with clients who are on the cutting edge of technology. As the senior legal counsel for projects ranging from the development to the expansion of various non-fungible token, blockchain, and SaaS platforms; Joshua’s breadth of knowledge of the emerging corporate and legal framework for future technologies provides an essential tool and resource to his wide-ranging roster of clients.
Joshua’s hard work and dedication to the practice of law have been repeatedly acknowledged as shown by Joshua’s receipt of awards as one of Southern California’s Rising Stars by Super Lawyers from 2016 through 2022.
Christopher Campbell - Financial Advisor
Christopher has 10 years of institutional finance, fin-tech, and capital markets experience. He is the leader of Phenomena Holdings, a company focused on bringing the best technology from agriculture and artificial intelligence/robotics to help propel the industry into the institutional realm. He has been investing and operating in the cannabis industry since 2013.