Dale Guthrie - CEO
Dale was raised as the youngest of ten children in the rural countryside of southeast Idaho. He relocated to Utah to pursue higher education after graduating with honors from Snake River High School in 2012. Dale is an avid car enthusiast with a penchant for German Engineering. Being from Idaho, he enjoys nature and spending time exploring new places.
Dale has a strong background in sales and finance. He understands the importance of honesty, hard work, and communication. Dale was introduced to CBD by his friend and current business partner: Sean Despain. Dale and Sean decided to go into business after discovering the health benefits of CBD first-hand; their main goal being able to help as many people as they possibly could.
Sean Despain - COO
Sean has been living in Utah for the last 12 years and was raised by hard-working parents. While attending college, he started a company in the construction industry. There he learned how to stay hungry for success. The company started its origin in his small hometown of Heber City and grew to work on some of the largest residential projects in the state of Utah. From the experience, he learned how to stay busy under high-pressure, heavy expectations, difficult schedules, and demanding workloads.
He has found the most purpose in life by pushing himself to be better. After struggling for years with anxiety and OCD, he found peace in meditation. He now enjoys helping others find their own well-being and purpose. Sean found meaning in the CBD industry when he experienced how big of an impact it had made in his own life. He teamed up with his good friend Dale to share the love and passion they have for CBD with everyone.
Alex Skinner - Chief Marketing Officer
Alex’s maxim is to do great work and to get it done on time. He has brought this fire to numerous positions in the marketing field over his 10 year career. With a heavy emphasis on digital marketing Alex has become an expert in paid media, social, and search engine optimization.
Alex’s introduction to CBD was through Nectär CEO Dale Guthrie after a meeting through mutual friends. Alex has experience with cannabis but had never researched CBD for himself. After being educated by Dale he grew passionate about CBD and wanted to bring the benefits it possesses to everyone.
Alex credits his devotion to his craft from growing up the youngest of nine children in the small town of Placerville, CA. He hopes that he can find unique ways to improve your life with the superior CBD product Nectär.
Darryl Dzapasi - Chief Creative Officer
Darryl was born and raised in Harare, the capital city of Zimbabwe. He has always been passionate about and inspired by people. Darryl thrives on being able to connect and share his greatest joys and treasures with everyone he meets. He is currently studying communications at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah.
His career in creative directing began as the Executive Assistant to the CEO of Zimbabwe Fashion Week Zimbabwe. He excels in combining creative elements to perfectly execute his clients' vision. Darryl flourishes under pressure, and because of his determination, he has been able to make genuine connections and establish lasting relationships.
Katie Skinner - Chief Communications Officer
Katie Skinner grew up in Davis, California, where her interest in corporate communications and social media management sparked. She started social media marketing for a renovation company and later created her own small baking business.
After moving to Utah, Katie majored in Communications with an emphasis in Public Relations at Utah Valley University. She has an extensive background in cultivating customer relations by improving corporate communication and increasing company exposure for all types of businesses, from start-ups to global corporations. Katie also has experience in content creation, market research and digital design.
Katie’s mantra is to continuously learn and improve in all aspects of her life. She enjoys working with Nectär and loves seeing others elevate their lives through the benefits of using Nectär’s CBD products.