Ian Richard Toews founded the 'VCP' Brands Group originally in 2009. Mr. Toews has vast experience in Corporate Finance and he leads the development of the corporate finance programs that complement existing and growing capital finance needs of the company. His particular focus is to arrange capital from qualifying retail and Angel investors. Throughout his career, Mr. Toews has assisted business owners and executives execute acquisition, joint venture and capital raising mandates as a lead partner.
Mr. Toews understands the needs of Start-up Ventures. As an experienced founder/entrepreneur, he knows first hand what it takes to take a start-up from concept to execution.
He has worked with clients in numerous industries, including, web, technology, manufacturing and real estate. The majority of his corporate experience has been in the food and beverage distribution industries. He combines carefully created project plans with strong management always maximizing Stakeholder value.
Founder & President VCP Brands January 2014 – Present (2 years 3 months)Canada Whether you have just finished a game of ice hockey with friends or just landed from an 18,000 foot free-fall, Lean Machine™ Ale replenishes your body's natural fluids lost during your adrenaline filled daiy pursuit of happiness. Lean Machine™ Ale is designed for active adults who are looking for a full flavored, low calorie and low carb, premium beer. So whether your pushing it to the limits or just pulling the gold cart, Lean Machine™ gives you the natural flavors and essential vitamins you need. For more info http://www.leanmachineale.com Founder & President VAMPT™ Brands International Inc. April 2009 – Present (7 years)Canada VAMPT™ Brands is global beverage brand born from the determination to create an original + refreshing + unique global ingredients cocktail. VAMPT™ Brands are infused with premium citrus spirits for the young and connected global believers. Fresh, natural ingredients, from around the globe are infused with premium citrus spirits to create this unique, refreshing, exotic, and naturally energetic, beverage experience. We are not an energy drink and are a naturally infused global Ingredients cocktail. It naturalizes your senses. For more info http://www.vampt.com CEO
VAMPT™ AMERICA January 2011 – May 2012 (1 year 5 months)Las Vegas, Nevada Area Coronado Corp. Announces Closing of Acquisition of VAMPT™ "Beverage USA Corp" - Coronado Corp. (OTCBB:CRAO) is pleased to announce that it has closed the acquisition of VAMPT™ "Beverage USA Corp". ("Vampt") pursuant to an Agreement and Plan of Merger dated December 8, 2011 (the "Merger Agreement") with VAMPT™, a Nevada corporation, and VB Acquisition Corp. ("VB Acquisition"), a direct wholly-owned subsidiary of our company. Founder & CEO Foodsteps International November 2001 – January 2010 (8 years 3 months)Vancouver, Canada Area Non-Dairy Milk Replacement Technologies. Patents pending. Brand founder and developer of TAYO, re-imagined in 2012 and relaunched in 2015 as www.veggemo.com Investor Relations Consultant Golden Sheath Management February 1997 – October 2001 (4 years 9 months)Vancouver, Canada Area Sales Associate Production Way Brokerage May 1996 – May 1997 (1 year 1 month)Vancouver, Canada Area Store Manager The Jim Pattison Group November 1983 – April 1996 (12 years 6 months)