Dozie Mbonu, Co-Founder and CEO of Janerette’s Eco-Friendly Fungi, LLC (Dr. J’s Fungi) and former Team Manager in the 2012 London Olympics of the Nigeria Senior Men’s Basketball Team, is a 24-year veteran of the international sports industry
He has additional expertise in biotechnology, agriculture, and cannabis with Dr. J’s Fungi, and expertise in sports specializing in management, sponsorship, merchandising, licensing, media marketing, consulting, player development, and sports charitable work.
Dozie is also a Licensed International Sports Agent through the International Basketball Federation of FIBA. Dozie founded MD Sports Management Group in 2005 with the specific intent of created a sports management service dealing in all areas of the basketball sporting world through, representation, consulting, advising, and mentoring in all issues of the sport’s performance and enhancement. Dozie is a survivor of two car accidents, which has left him with serious nerve damage and is a fierce advocate of sustainable medicinal cannabis. Dozie firmly believes that safe access to sustainable medical cannabis must be provided as medicine for any patient in need.
Since the inception of Janerette’s Eco-Friendly Fungi, LLC (Dr. J’s Fungi) in 2014, Dozie has become a huge advocate and champion for a sustainable cannabis industry and making medical cannabis the preferred method of prescription treatment throughout the professional sports industry . Since the successful completion in December 2017 of Greenhouse Ventures LLC Business Accelerator Program for ancillary startups in the cannabis industry, Dozie has led the charge for Janerette’s Eco-Friendly Fungi, LLC (Dr. J’s Fungi) to sustainably make placement of Dr. J’s Fungi mycorrhizae (sustainable soil additives) technology in everyday cannabis cultivation practices a reality. Janerette’s Eco-Friendly Fungi, LLC (Dr. J’s Fungi) is currently being courted by various international universities and private companies in search of collaboration projects for the cannabis industry.
Dozie’s previous business ventures have added valuable experience in negotiations, and brand development through unique marketing perspectives. Dozie was recognized by LinkedIn as having one of the top 5% most viewed profiles among 200 million users worldwide. This translates to direct interaction with 10 million business professionals!