As both a founding partner of Up Cannabis Inc. and Director of Newstrike, Peter Hwang has been instrumental in helping Newstrike achieve its major milestones to date. Prior to Newstrike, Peter was co-founder and CEO for Globalfaces Direct, a multichannel marketing agency serving the not-for-profit sector with over 600 agents and 30 offices across North America. Peter led the growth of Globalfaces to be one of the fastest growing companies in Canada over a 5-year period prior to partnering with private equity firm, CPS Capital in June 2018. Other companies Peter has co-founded are: Easylease Corp, EnWise Holdings and Extreme Pita.