Mr. Abramson is a highly accomplished entrepreneur, business leader, and investor whose successful career has been built through sophisticated market intelligence, creative business modeling strategies, speed, and sales skills.
Roger Abramson is currently the Chief Executive Officer of the Abramson Accelerator, an investment firm and high-level executive consultancy to upper management and ownership. The Abramson Accelerator is focused in the health and wellness verticals of cannabis, hemp, and CBD-related business ventures. Through the Abramson Accelerator, Roger uses his own funds to invest while also helping mentor companies to success.
He is a guest lecturer and advisor to the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) cannabis research initiative, including to students in the UCLA Anderson School of Management. A progressive thought-leader, Roger is a highly sought-after speaker for top cannabis industry events across the country.
Prior to starting the Abramson Accelerator, Roger founded and served as Chief Executive Officer of the Atlantic Group, a market leading commercial furniture company headquartered in NYC.
His career highlights include having been featured in Inc. magazine’s “Built for Speed,” on the CNN show “Entrepreneurs Only,” and “Business Unusual” hosted by Lou Dobbs. Roger also served as an adjunct professor at Fordham University teaching a class called “Selling & Negotiating.”