Craig Weiss is the Co-Founder & CEO of Retainer Club. A serial entrepreneur, Craig has founded or co-founded half a dozen companies. During his three and half years as President & CEO of NJOY, Inc., Craig generated over $150M in revenue, raised $200M in equity financing (starting at a $10M pre-money valuation and reaching over a $1 Billion valuation in 2014), recruited and scaled to 130 employees across half a dozen countries, manufactured and distributed over 80 million units of the company’s products, and achieved distribution in over 130,000 locations worldwide, including Walmart and Walgreens.
Before joining NJOY, Craig Weiss was a patent attorney, where he focused on the drafting and prosecution of patent applications for medical device, ecommerce and business method inventions. Craig Weiss has nine patents to his own name, including four for medical devices.
A published author, Craig co-authored I Am My Brother’s Keeper, which features a foreword from Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu. The book is also the subject of the Nancy Spielberg produced documentary, “Above & Beyond.” Craig is a frequent speaker at A.S.U’s W.P. Carey School of Business and Harvard Business School.
A lifelong resident of Arizona, Craig lives in Paradise Valley with his wife, two children and five dogs.