Potter Polk


Potter Polk is the President of Kalyx Development Inc. He brings to Kalyx more than 25 years of business management experience in wire- less communications, international tourism, and tech- nology.  Since 2009, Potter has been actively engaged in the legal marijuana industry evaluating a broad range of cannabis opportunities including cultivation, infused product manufacturing, enterprise management software development and real estate. He has built a network of top industry professionals as well as cannabis specific regulatory and operational expertise.

As the CEO of Mingleridge NJ, Potter drafted the third highest scoring application for New Jersey’s MMJ program. He participated in providing testimony on medical marijuana business regulations to NJ legislators and assisted in the re-draft the program’s regulations on behalf of the Coalition for Medical Marijuana NJ (CMMNJ) under request for recommended changes by the office of NJ State Senate Nicholas P. Scutari, co-sponsor of NJ’s Compassionate Use law.

As Founding Director and CFO of the Happy Travels Group, Potter grew the company’s Australian and New Zealand retail travel centers to 25 locations. Potter was also the Founder and CEO of The Internet Outpost Group now trading as part of The Global Gossip, and a provider of public internet access solutions to more than 400 hotels and resorts in 6 countries.

Mr. Polk holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Skidmore College and currently serves as the Chairman of Greener Pastures, a not-for-profit equine rescue sanctuary in Cecilton, Maryland.