Nick is the former owner and President of Encanto Green Cross Dispensary (“EGC”), a Phoenix, Arizona dispensary business, which began serving the community in July 2013. Encanto Green Cross fulfilled on its entirely all regulations and obligations mandated and established by the State of Arizona.

Nick was responsible for providing strategic leadership for the company by working with the Board and other management to establish long-range goals, strategies, plans, and policies. Nick wrote all the policies and procedures for the dispensary, Nick trained staff on aspects of the dispensary including dispensing, recordkeeping and data entry, reporting, Inventory management, packaging, transportation and Patient Education. Nick trained the delivery department and the wholesale team and the concentrate team, which won best of concentrates voted by the New Times 2015. Under Nick’s leadership, EGC became one of the top dispensaries in the Southwest.

Currently, Nicholas Kriaris is utilizing his vast experience in the field of Medical Marijuana providing Cannabinol (CBD) products such as tinctures, vape oil, edibles and topicals, produced by his company Green Thumb Guys.