Bringing a fresh perspective to the industry and the policies that impact it, VTA is the trade association of forward-thinking leaders in the vapor industry. VTA’s Board of Directors represents every facet of the vapor industry from large manufacturers of devices, leading manufacturers of e-liquids, major distribution companies and individual vape shops.
Representing the new perspective and thought leadership in the vapor technology industry, VTA’s Board of Directors includes the following national and international industry veterans who have deep public policy, legal, compliance, industry and FDA regulatory experience:
Adam is the founder of Mr. Salt-E, one of the most popular lines of e-liquids in the United States, and also a proud vape shop owner since 2014. Adam brings a unique perspective to VTA, having governmental experience that includes working as a federal law enforcement officer and serving as the legislative coordinator for two different locals within the Bureau of Prisons. Adam double majored in Political Science and Criminal Justice.
Bill is currently the Executive Advisor to the CEO at Myvapeorder.com. MVO is the creator, marketer, and distributor of the Air Factory Brands, as well as other third party e-liquid and vaping technology products. Previously, Bill held positions as the President and COO of Worldwide Operations at The Upper Deck Company, then Panini America/Don Russ, and most recently was the Divisional President of Solid Landings Behavioral Health. A graduate of Fairfield University in 1985, he also earned his MHA from USC in 2015, and his MBA from Cornell in 2018
Co-founding Chubby Gorilla in 2015, Eyad has rapidly established the company as the world’s industry leader and knowledge expert in e-liquid bottling solutions as it’s Vice President. Eyad’s core focus within Chubby Gorilla involves setting both the strategy and tone for global business operations and marketing. In addition, Eyad also directs all legal, regulatory-compliance, and risk assessment aspects of the organization, further ensuring Chubby Gorilla sets the bar for the industry as a whole.