Leadership Team

Dante Jones
Co-founder & CEO
Dante Jones co-founded Cannavolve in 2011 with the mission to incubate businesses and accelerate fellow entrepreneurs to invent, innovate and succeed. Dante’s expertise in technology, production, product development, marketing, workforce development, finance and investment help Cannavolve’s portfolio companies achieve their business goals. Prior to Cannavolve, Dante worked as a Technology Manager at Amazon, managing a large global team in designing and deploying new eCommerce for the AWS Cloud. Prior to joining Amazon during a pivotal era of worldwide growth, Dante held executive technology positions with Bungie Studios (makers of Halo and Destiny video games), and AT&T Wireless. Today, Dante is well-known for leading companies to profitability and a sought-after spokesperson on successful strategies to help companies achieve impactful worldwide growth.
Eric Swaney
Co-founder & COO
Cannavolve Co-founder and COO Eric Swaney applies his experience in operations, production, sales, government policy, crisis management, and industrial design to help fund and grow Cannavolve's portfolio companies. Under Eric’s guidance, Cannavolve has successfully spun off several portfolio companies forcash and stock. Drawing on a career spanning sales and marketing, management, hospitality, real estate and product development, Eric works closely with portfolio companies on strategic business planning and implementation to meet the needs of investors, inventors and regulators. With more than two decades of experience, Eric leverages his influential global network of contacts to support portfolio company operations and investment. Eric is currently leading Cannavolve Holding's expansion of global operations into Jamaica.