Mr. Cunningham’s first involvement in the cannabis industry is with Pineapple Express. Mr. Cunningham is responsible for the financial and accounting operations of the company. In addition, he oversees the development of Pineapple Park, the 10.08-acre cultivation complex project in Desert Hot Springs, California.
Prior to joining Pineapple Express, Mr. Cunningham specialized in the finance and accounting required for the development of various mixed-use commercial real estate projects. He was Chief Financial Officer for Pacific Equity Properties, Inc., a real estate investment and development company, from 2007 to 2016, where he sourced and cultivated the acquisition of a $170MM asset in Malibu, California comprised of a 112,000 SF mixed-use ground-up development on 12.5 acres of land. In addition, he handled all financial and operational aspects of the development and management of a $150MM asset in Tarzana, California comprised of a new 250,000 SF ground-up development.
Mr. Cunningham has over 25 years experience in the finance and accounting field. He was Corporate Controller at Global Entertainment Partners, a full-service Post Production facility, from 2003 to 2007; Real Estate Accountant at CPG Accounting from 1997 to 2003; and Project Accountant at La Mancha Development / CBM from 1989 to 1997.