About

Elevated Research Solutions

About ERS

Elevated Research Solutions is a cutting-edge laboratory consulting company that specializes in helping clients navigate the commercial cannabis and hemp markets.

We guide clients through the ever-changing landscape, to make sure their laboratories are always productive, resourceful, and efficient.

We achieve this through our expert consultants who deliver consistent, reliable and scalable results – no matter what stage you or your company is currently striving to be at.

Our team is comprised of individuals with years of industry experience and tremendous commercial success. The laboratory space can be a difficult and costly business to figure out – but it doesn’t have to be.

With real-world industry experience and knowledge, Elevated Research Solutions is here to guide your company. Now you can deliver a high quality product while circumventing months or even years of R&D (and costly trial and error!).

With our help, you’ll hit the ground running.

Course Director Bios

Mike

Owner – Lab Society

Instructor – Fractional Distillation & CBD Isolation

Lab Consulting

Mike has years of experience in the field of technical development of cannabis-specific laboratory equipment, with over 3 years of laboratory operational experience, method development, and technical training.

He’s developed Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for multiple commercial facilities, and he’s pioneered development methods for distillations, isolations, separations, and the refinement of various compounds.

He’s successfully trained over 100 students to date, and he’s been a successful laboratory consultant for over two years, training technicians, lab owners, and students alike.

Caleb

Laboratory Manager – Loveland Molecular

Instructor – Fractional Distillation & CBD Isolation

Colorado Marijuana Education

Caleb has over 3 years of laboratory management experience at multiple licensed commercial hemp manufacturing facilities.

He’s developed numerous Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for multiple facilities, and he’s built upon and established techniques for distillations, isolations, separations, and compound refinement.

Together with Mike, he’s taught over 100 students over more than two years of consulting. Former students are currently running successful laboratories around the world.

Gordon

Medical Cannabis Testing Facility Co-Owner (Leaf Detective)

Instructor – Cannabis: Beyond the Plant

Gordon Griswold - Cannabis Testing

Gordon’s hands-on experience has come from growing seeds to plants. Not only is he the owner of this elite cannabis testing facility, he’s experienced the industry from the side of his clients, so he knows each step well.

As a co-owner of Leaf Detective, he uses his extensive knowledge and implements the findings into his repertoire of testing procedures. He’s well versed in extractions, edibles and tinctures, and he routinely customizes tests to fit clients’ growing/producing styles.

Leaf Detective’s primary focus has maintained being consumer safety in every way. He focuses on the importance of promoting cannabis safety through education, testing and certification.