Drake Sutton-Shearer is a serial entrepreneur and the CEO / Founder of Future State Brands, a consumer packaged goods company creating a brighter tomorrow through lifestyle & wellness brands that inform, relieve, heal & connect the world.
The Future State Brands portfolio of brands includes Hempathy, PRØHBTD, Ceeby Dee’s, OBVIOUS and Patch Co. The company has partnerships with Beanstalk Extension Licensing Agency, Licensing Expo, Advertising Week, RONIN content and leading compliance platform Regulated Solutions.
Drake is recognized as a Cannabis industry thought leader and is a featured keynote speaker at events including Advertising Week, Licensing Expo, YPO, CWCBE, ICBC, OMBC, Green Table Global, O’Cannabiz and New West Summit. He has been featured on CNN, Advertising Week, Variety, Huffpost, Techcrunch, Billboard, Digiday, Wall Street Journal, Cheddar TV, SKY News, Benzinga and on the cover of leading Cannabis Business publication MG Magazine.