ROBERT DI MARCO
Boulder Botanical & Bioscience Laboratories
Robert Di Marco is the CEO and Chairman of Boulder Botanical & Bioscience Laboratories (BBB Labs), located in Golden, Colorado.
Mr. Di Marco co-founded BBB Labs in 2015. The company is focused on research and development of unique, effective formulations and delivery methods of cannabidiol (CBD). The company uses only CBD-rich organic medical hemp grown without genetic modification or the use of harmful pesticides, herbicides or chemical fertilizers at its own farm subsidiaries.
At Boulder Botanical & Bioscience Laboratory, Mr. Di Marco is responsible for driving the growth of the business in all markets domestically and abroad. He works to help identify and develop new market opportunities, grow the existing customer base and build strategic relationships. He is instrumental in setting the direction of the company.
Mr. Di Marco brings over 25 years of management experience to his current role. He has had wide-ranging career in the international commodity and financial markets, including global trade, sourcing and outsourcing, international business development, commodities, public and private equity, and capital-raising strategies for new ventures as well as mergers and acquisitions.
Mr. Di Marco previously managed investments and operations in North, Central and South America, Europe, GCC, West Africa, Russia, India and China. He is also the Senior Partner at MB Capital Partners, and Director and Co-Founder of X8 Brands and former Chairman of the Board of Arcis Resources Corporation.
Most recently, Mr. Di Marco served as President and CEO of GSA International Group, Ltd. where over the course of nine years, he successfully built a global organization culminating in a significant numerous operations as well as procuring an ownership stake in Arcis Resources Corporation and other holdings.
Mr. Di Marco’s career in the commodity and corporate finance sector began in the late 1980s. He held C-level positions at eActive, Inc., West Palm Beach Technologies, Sumpraxis Inc., Cinema Ventures, FEM Entertainment SpA. Full Plate Entertainment INC., D&D Holdings, Whitehall Ironworks GMbH, IHC Holdings Inc. Joseph Roberts & Co. Investment Bankers.
In 1999, Mr. Dimarco was awarded the Turner Entrepreneur of the Year Award and is 2000 was awarded one of the TOP under 40 CEOs.