We are pleased to share that Medicine Man Technologies’ parent company is now doing business as Schwazze.

Schwazze is creating a leading platform for vertical integration in Colorado and beyond, promoting sustainable growth and increased access to capital, while delivering best-quality service and products to the end consumer. Upon the completion of its announced acquisitions, its portfolio will consist of top-tier licensed brands spanning cultivation, extraction, infused-product manufacturing, dispensary operations, consulting and nutrient line. Learn more about Schwazze on their website: www.Schwazze.com.



Medicine Man Technologies has been supporting clients around the globe through its cannabis consulting practice since 2014. With a deep wealth of knowledge and cannabis industry experience, our passionate and multi-faceted team has been dedicated to helping entrepreneurs realize their dreams of being part of the regulated cannabis industry. From winning coveted cannabis business licenses and  launching and establishing new brands, design, build, and optimize state-of the art facilities to implementing operating plans and standard procedures  and educating staff through their unique and customized hands-on training programs Medicine Man Technologies is your go-to resource for the cannabis industry all while keeping safety in mind. For new and experienced operators alike, Medicine Man Technologies’ team of experts has the passion, reputation, knowledge, and experience to help your team succeed.

Meet the Team:

Ryan Schuelke
Director of Cultivation

Ryan Schuelke oversees the Cultivation Services team with a focus on consulting and training new and existing operators on cannabis cultivation best practices. With over 10 years of cannabis cultivation experience, Ryan guides clients on running world-class cultivation operations that deliver consistent, high quality, high yield cannabis production. Ryan is an outdoor enthusiast, originally from South Dakota, who is passionate about cannabis and improving people’s quality of life.

Stuart Ware
Business Development Associate

Stuart Ware is a Business Development Associate with Medicine Man Technologies. He holds a BA in Business Marketing from Illinois State University and currently facilitates new business within emerging cannabis markets. Prior to joining Medicine Man Technologies, Stuart worked as a national sales representative for a large construction company until his passion for the cannabis industry pulled him away. His passion brought him to Medicine Man Production Co.  where he became a lead cultivator and expert in large scale cannabis cultivation. Today he combines experience with skills to provide clients with a comprehensive understanding of cultivation and dispensary operations.

Kaitlin Chichester
Facility Design Manager

Kaitlin Chichester is the Facility Design Manager at Medicine Man Technologies, holding a B.S. in Interior Design from Kansas State University. Kaitlin leads the Medicine Man Technologies’ Facility Design team, which provides guidance to our clients throughout the initial planning, development, and construction phases of their projects to ensure their facilities are setup to achieve their operational goals. Kaitlin approaches each project with a mind for human-centered sustainable design and collaborates with MMT’s operational subject matter experts to consistently deliver optimal design solutions and set the standards for client cannabis facilities. Prior to joining Medicine Man Technologies, Kaitlin worked as an Interior Architect at ACI Boland Architects  where she specialized in healthcare design and gained valuable experience designing for infection control, corporate standards, and regulatory compliance. Her role unites her drive for thoughtful, innovative design with continuous education.  Her philosophy: design is creative problem solving. The tougher the problem, the better the design.

Amanda Ruge
Facility Design Specialist

Amanda Ruge is Medicine Man Technologies’ Facility Design Specialist who works with clients looking to pave their way in the cannabis industry. To accomplish this, Amanda seeks to understand her client’s goals in addition to collaborating with industry experts to provide compliant schematic designs with operational guidance during application and deployment phases. She brings a background in visual merchandising comprising of accessory and merchandise changes, store display assemblies, and overnight launches. Previously working as an Office Designer at Patterson Dental in Minneapolis, MN, Amanda gained experience in 3D model creation, content management, and rendering along with creating dental office designs specific to the needs of the doctor or multi-state operator. She uses her B.A. in Interior Design from Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design and passion for continuous research to stay on top of design and cannabis industry trends, with a goal to always be on the lookout for new ways to improve current practices.

Hattie Beal, MBA
Dispensary Account Coordinator

Hattie is responsible for content development, sales and fulfillment of all dispensary-based products and services. She holds a Foundation Diploma in Art & Design from the University of the Arts London, a B.S. in Fashion Merchandising and Retail Marketing, as well as an MBA from Johnson & Wales University. Her fascination with the cannabis market began in 2011 while studying International Business & Communications at Inholland University outside of Amsterdam. Prior to Medicine Man Technologies, Hattie explored various facets of the cannabis industry over the last five years. She has a strong background in retail operations, merchandising, marketing, and compliance.

Matt Lamoureaux
Cultivation Services Consultant

Matt Lamoureaux has over 15 years of cultivation experience to include growing and consulting on outdoor, greenhouse, and indoor cultivation facilities. Matt is a certified Three A Light consultant who works with Medicine Man Technologies’ clients to help them achieve both their operational and cultivation goals. Matt is a Chicagoland native who is highly skilled in all areas of cannabis cultivation to include expertise in plant propagation, vegetation, flowering, harvesting, trimming, drying and curing and is passionate about sharing his years of expertise with clients to help them efficiently grow the highest quality flower possible.

Nicholas DeVincent
Cultivation Services Consultant

Nick is a highly motivated cannabis professional with 10+ years of experience in cultivation and management. Skilled in the development and implementation of rules, regulations, and policies, Nick uses his expertise to help clients advance their company goals and objectives. Adept in the continuous development of staff, including training and scheduling responsibilities, along with a proven history of installing successful SOP’s for preventative and streamlined procedures, Nick has been highly effective in helping clients launch and run successful cannabis cultivation facilities. With a proven expertise in the recognition and elimination techniques of plant diseases and insects, Nick is also able to help clients navigate potential pitfalls and operate efficiently and profitably in a very capital intensive and regulatory heavy industry.