Danny Persaud


Presentation Title

What Now? “The Extraction Process”

Danny Persaud, CEO, Danika Farms


What do farmers do with hemp after they harvest. What does the drying process entail? How do farmers get their products to extraction sites?


Danny Persaud has been in the hemp and cannabis space since 2014. During this time, he has worked heavily with various extraction and grow facilities across the United States. He is also the CEO of MidFlorida Armored, the largest independent armored car company in the Southeast United States. He has twenty-nine years of experience in this industry along with security banking logistics.  

Remaining an active member in the community is a high priority for Danny. He has mentored hundreds of high-risk children over the years, is a member of the Board of Governors with the College of Business at Florida State University and is an Honorary Deputy with the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office. He recently became a board member on the Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship and looks forward to his continued  involvement helping at risk children succeed.