Five questions to Eric Morel

SUMO Cannabis

The team behind SUMO Cannabis is passionate about the plant, innovative practices, and the environment.  Today, we spotlight the CEO and co-founder of the company: Éric Morel.⁠

What does the SUMO Cannabis project mean to you?
SUMO Cannabis is a milestone in my life. This project corresponds to a major change of course in my life and allows me to work in a field other than the restaurant business.⁠

Tell us an unusual fact about you or your previous career?
I bought my first restaurant franchise at age 18 and opened my very first Subway at age 22.⁠

If you had to describe your role within SUMO in one word, it would be…?
Expertise and confidence, both in relation to existing employees and to project investors.⁠

If you could meet a well-known person, anyone at all, who would it be and why?
Véronique Cloutier. She is headstrong, an entrepreneur and a Quebecer who has accomplished and who continues to accomplish great things.⁠

If you had to eat just one thing for the next month, what would it be and why?
Sushi, simply because it’s delicious!⁠