Josh Townsend currently serves as the CEO of Sandland Sleep and Chairman of Amuse, both Gotham Green portfolio companies, where he is responsible for the day-to-day operations and strategic vision of the companies. Townsend comes to Sandland from Kush Co., where he served as President, CBD, managing the entire wholesale and retail ecosystem.
Townsend began his career at the helm of the Land Rover Jaguar Group, leading the Southern California automotive dealer group to record sales and growth over fourteen years. Following the sale of the business, Townsend put his entrepreneurial drive and acumen to work across a variety of industries from oil recycling and reclamation, recreational apparel and medical devices, sports accessories and global marketing and advertising and compostable packaging materials.
Townsend attended the University of Southern California, where he also earned a national championship as a member of the 1998 Trojan Baseball team.