As an entrepreneur, he partnered with a stand-alone laboratory extraction facility in Colorado producing cannabis concentrates. Tanner supervised a 10-person cultivation and processing crew in a hybrid greenhouse and processing facility, cultivating and breeding cannabis for extraction. Under his direction, his company achieved national recognition with award-winning Sativa concentrates. In addition to his hands-on experience with the design and construction of safe and compliant processing facilities, he also serves as a consultant to state department code writers, local fire and zoning departments, health officials, engineers, and third-party auditors. He is currently involved in writing fully auditable SOPs for cannabis extraction for a standardization project.
Tanner serves as the Head of Extraction at LabCanna Biosciences, focusing on the distillation and isolation of cannabinoids for TenneCBD tinctures, as well as raw cannabinoids for products and formulation. He is also a consultant for the design and construction of LabCanna’s laboratory and processing facility.