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Enter The Higher Circle, a growing community of cannabis industry leaders with the experience to elevate your business to new heights. Hold the keys to access a wealth of knowledge cultivated over years of navigating California's ever-evolving industry. Our journey began in the early days of medical cannabis and continues to evolve alongside the growing international recreational landscape. With a collective expertise that spans every facet of the cannabis space, we offer invaluable insights on how to succeed in this dynamic industry. Join us on our mission to shape a bright future for this culture and community worldwide.

The Inner Circle

Every team needs a core inner circle.

Monique Vieras

Co-Founder & C.E.O.

Alex Pransky

Co-Founder & C.O.O.


At The Higher Circle, we believe in a collaborative approach that builds lasting relationships with our clients. We're not just consultants; we're partners in your cannabis journey.

The Higher Circle serves as your all-encompassing solution for supply chain excellence, with a primary focus on connecting you to the ideal partners while minimizing your Cost of Goods Sold.

  • Premium Material Sourcing: We secure the finest input materials from top cultivators and manufacturers, ensuring the quality of your products from the very start.
  • Factory-Direct Packaging and Hardware Solutions: Say goodbye to inflated ancillary distribution charges. We provide factory-direct sourcing, delivering cost-effective solutions for packaging and hardware.
  • World Class White Labeling: Our trusted partners guarantee that your product is crafted to the highest quality standards. 
  • Dynamic Distribution: We will align you with the right distributor for your brand size and style, whether you need simplified logistics or a robust sales team to support your growth.

Whether you're starting a new concept or refining an existing brand, we've got you covered. 

  • Brand identity: We'll collaborate with you to craft a distinctive brand concept that aligns with your values and resonates with your target audience.
  • Product development: We will assist you in developing forward-thinking products that keep your brand ahead of industry trends.
  • Robust sales and marketing strategies: Say goodbye to the struggles of breaking into this competitive market with proven formulas tailored to your individual situation.

In the ever-evolving cannabis industry, staying ahead of the curve is not just an aspiration—it's a necessity. At The Higher Circle, we excel in assisting you with product development that truly sets your brand apart and positions it as a leader in the market.

  • Innovative Products: We recognize that simply keeping up with industry trends is not enough. We take it a step further by helping you create products that differentiate themselves successfully from the pack. These are innovations that not only address current consumer demands but anticipate and respond to future needs.
  • Packaging Design: Between our experience launching dozens of products over the years and our close relationships with key factory partners, we will help you craft the right size, look and feel to make your product attractive to consumers in all the right ways.
  • Research and Development: It takes a thorough understanding of consumer interests, a refined palette and access to the best input product to make an impactful product. Fortunately we have all three in abundance and will assist you through the process of creating a winning product that stands out for potency, flavor and functionality in its category.

Strategic Differentiation: In a competitive landscape, differentiation is key. We work closely with you to conceptualize and design products that not only reflect your brand's unique identity but also resonate with your target audience. This strategic approach ensures that your products not only meet industry standards but set new ones, providing your brand with a distinctive edge.


As the cannabis industry expands globally, so does our circle. We’re excited about the work we’re doing with new and legacy cannabis companies alike and we’re driven to continue forging an awesome future for our industry together. 

If you're a cannabis business seeking support in any of our areas of expertise, simply share your contact information and a brief message. We're here to assist you on your journey to success in the cannabis industry. Welcome to the Higher Circle!