VICE PRESIDENT OF GLOBAL SALES & MARKETING, OASIS BIOTECH
Jim Pantaleo is responsible for global sales and marketing at Oasis Biotech ( www.oasisbiotech.com ), the technologically advanced, large-scale, indoor vertical farm located in Las Vegas, Nevada. His work entails direct customer, University/R&D, bio-pharma and experimental crop trials engagement.
He was the former General Manager of the landmark grow operation, Urban Produce, a commercial indoor vertical farm located in Irvine, CA and was involved in all areas of production, sales and operations since company inception in 2014. Duties included the oversight of a 15-person staff/crew, inventory management, growing/harvesting, shipping/logistics, vendor management, and direct sales and marketing.
As an industry evangelist, he has hosted several international conferences and written extensively on the subject of indoor vertical farming for the online magazine, Urban Ag News.
Prior to pursuing a career in indoor agriculture, he spent 20 years in technology and software licensing, 10 of which with Hewlett Packard. Jim holds a degree in International Relations from San Francisco State University.