On this episode of Let’s be Blunt, Montel speaks with MEGA Entrepreneur Smoke Wallin. He received his Bachelors of Science degree in Agricultural Economics from Cornell University and his MBA from Vanderbilt University. He serves on the board of the publicly traded cannabis investment firm, Vencanna, is Chairman of Taliera, a company he founded in 2006 to incubate and celebrate iconic brands, and is a Senior Advisor to STS Capital. He has founded and built multiple companies and brands, including National Wine & Spirits, which is now one of the largest distributors of beer, wine and spirits in the US with over $1 billion in beverage sales. He has overseen more than $1.7 billion in M&A, deals and financings, publicly and privately, for his companies and created $100s of millions in value for stakeholders. He is the the CEO of Vertical Wellness, a leading vertically integrated CBD brand company.