Part of funding portal member: truCrowd, Inc.
Mobile Menu

CTC Ventures, Inc

Closed on 04/01/22


amount committed 

$10k - $1070k

funding goal 

Regulation CF

exemption used 


pre money valuation 


min investment 



Security Type
Common Stock
$1 per share

Who are we

CTC Holdings Inc. is a company that has a focus on product and distribution of retail products via online sales.


CTC Holdings implement a digital marketing strategy of placing adds and post that will drive business to our online sales web site.


Our understanding of the CBD industry combined with the use of technology will enable CTC to gain its place in the online CBD vending market place. The CBD products will come from well established vendors that already have a following.


Within the next five years, the global hemp-derived CBD market is expected to bring in over $20 billion, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 30.7% between now and 2024. CBD can be integrated into just about every lifestyle.


In order to take advantage of this global movement online products sales will be a very important strategy.


Selling CBD online is perhaps the easiest way to market the popular product, which can be transformed into a wide range of products, including:

  • oils
  • supplements
  • sprays
  • topical balms
  • capsules

Plus a whole lot more. Sales of CBD and hemp oil products in the U.S. reached $238 million in 2018 – that’s a 57% increase from the previous year.


Cannabidiol (CBD) oil products has helped millions of people with their medical ailments and has now become one of the fastest growing products in the U. S. aided by the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill. By 2022, the Brightfield Group, a cannabis and CBD market research firm, says sales are expected to reach $22 billion. CBD Vending Pros objective is to provide outstanding cutting edge equipment and service to each of its’ Customers in order to help them live better lives.


CBD Health Benefits

Research studies now show that CBD can help alleviate a large number of health issues making its use consistent with your active lifestyle. Anytime CBD’s products are formulated to combat and help relieve

  • Inflammation
  • Muscle pain/soreness
  • Stress/anxiety
  • Sleep disorders PTSD
  • Arthritis
  • Diabetes
  • Depression
  • Epilepsy
  • Parkinson’s
  • And a host of other conditions

Our products will also be marketed with a educational campaign to make sure the people understand how to use the products.


Brand Strategy

Develop a targeted brand strategy. Exit 6 will focus on market differentiation. Our brand positioning will show how our vending machines will contain top-of-the-line products while utilizing technology to ensure the products are always available.


Influencer Marketing

An influencer marketing campaign will be introduced with the relationships that have been established with proven social media influencers to help promote our products.


Professional Athlete and Celebrity Sponsorships and Partnerships

Leverage existing relationships with Professional Athletes and Celebrities with a focus on marketing/sponsorship of products developed for nootropics, energy productions, athletic recovery, and specific attention to CTE/Head Trauma.


Educate athletes and fans about the multiple benefits of Hemp ad CBD while creating a variety of products tailored to athletes to support performance, training, and recovery. Athlete-inspired CBD products will be an international marketing point and cover many sectors of the sports arena and can appeal to both the recreational and professional sports markets.


Appealing to the top-level sports industry with sponsorships will expose the brand to other industries where products may be attractive.


Use of Technology

We will employ SEO best practices as well as geofencing technology to ensure our customers will always know where our vending machines are located.


Understanding Regulations

The regulations for this industry are changing daily. We will stay on top of evolving industry regulations and practices. Marketing and advertising in the CBD space has been slowed by uncertainty over its legal status (while CBD is federally legal, its status in some individual states remains unclear).


Content Marketing

We have developed a smart content marketing plan. While there is widespread consumer interest in CBD, the fact remains that most people know very little about the subject. They may have concerns about CBD being intoxicating or illegal, even though neither may be true. Our content marketing strategy centered around education and awareness can help educate consumers.


The content strategy will include educational posting, informational webinars, and drip marketing to educate our potential customers, create a following and convert them to regular customers.


Our Advantages

Our knowledge and experience in the CBD marketplace will give CTC Holdings a very strong advantage. This combined with the use of technology, influencer marketing, and educational strategies will ensure that we find our place in this ever-changing marketplace.


Our primary focus will be in the areas below:


SEO implemented strategy

  • SEO will be a the forefront of all online activity. The goal will be to drive potential and returning customers to the CTC Holdings site to purchase their CBD products.

US Made, Top Quality CBD Products

  • Our Products are all made in the US with Top Grade Plants.
  • CBD Has Many Healing and Calming Qualities Without the “High Factor”
  • Our Products are medical Grade and Guaranteed for Quality

Fully Automated Order Fulfillment

  • We will utilize technology to manage the overall all order fulfillment experience. It is important that our customers know that they come first. With the proper use of this technology, we will ensure that our customers have a great pre and post-sales experience.

We will also focus on the following:

  • The types of CBD products to offer
  • Who is our target customer
  • Choosing the right supplier


Understanding the CBD Market

Before you can effectively market CBD, you need a grounding in the subject, as the laws governing cannabidiol have changed dramatically in recent years.


CBD is a byproduct of the hemp plant. Unlike cannabis, another hemp byproduct, CBD is non-intoxicating and non-psychoactive. The compound in cannabis that causes feelings of intoxication, THC, is present in much lower concentration in CBD. This means that consumers can ingest CBD products therapeutically anywhere and at any time, and feel no intoxicating effects.


The passage of the 2018 Farm Bill has changed this entire industry.


That bill legalized hemp production for the first time under federal law. It also legalized the production of CBD, as long as that CBD does not contain THC levels above a certain threshold. This, for the first time, opened the door to the production and sale of CBD products on a mass scale. And that’s precisely what happened, as large corporations entered the CBD space in force, turning the product from a niche concern to an overnight consumer phenomenon.

A Health and Wellness Craze

Consumers are always seeking natural alternatives to make them look and feel better. CBD, much like kale, quinoa, and gluten-free, has everything necessary to become a consumer wellness craze. It is readily available, fairly inexpensive, natural, and backed by some significant research attesting to its efficacy.


Now, CBD use is regarded by some as a natural, non-habit-forming alternative to pharmaceuticals.


Consumers have also come under the belief that what’s good for them is good for their pets. CBD-infused animal products are the fastest-growing segment within the pet industry, as consumers extend their passion for natural health and wellness alternatives to their pets.


Current alternatives

Nowadays, the Web is the place to be when you want to communicate and reach out to others. Everybody who wants to be a part of the CBD market boom has to utilize the online space most efficiently.


There is so much competition that to succeed in this environment CTC has to implement a well-thought-out plan.


When you google CDB products online there are hundreds of sites that come up. These sites are offering very similar CBD products. The customer has a lot to choose from.


Our advantages

Our knowledge and experience in the CBD marketplace will give CTC Holdings a very strong advantage. This combined with the use of technology, influencer marketing, and educational strategies will ensure that we find our place in this ever-changing marketplace.


The business model and strategy for CTC has been well defined. The pillars of this strategy are listed below.

CBD Marketing

Everywhere you look online, whether it is in the form of a CBD-focused advert that grasps your attention on Facebook, a search engine optimized CBD advertising campaign that points to an online store via Google, the surge in CBD marketing is hard to ignore.


Finding new customers

According to a study conducted by High Yield Insights, approximately 40% of U.S. consumers aged 21 and above claim that they would consider trying CBD. This figure will grow and so, finding new customers by tapping into the power of CBD marketing will be essential to our success.


Differentiating our brand

The CBD space is growing and more companies being established on a daily basis. We will focus on the differentiation of our brand from the rest. We will provide our audience with constant education.


Retaining customers

CBD marketing can help us attract recurring customers. We will develop and implement different types of campaigns and incentive programs to keep our customers coming back.


Great customer experience

Our website will utilize the latest technology to ensure a great customer experience. We recognize that with many sites to choose from, the customer engagement experience will be the most important factor in retaining customers.


Corey Lewis is a focused, resilient and humble young man. He is comfortable communicating and engaging with people of all ages and socio-economic backgrounds, including entrepreneurs and celebrity clientele. Corey played football in the Big Ten Conference at The University of Illinois and was Academic All Big-Ten for three years, as well as the Big Ten Distinguished Scholar award winner. After a successful college football career, Corey had a short stint as a professional football player. He was able to persevere through four ACL surgeries and seven knee surgeries during his college and professional career. These trials and tribulations strengthened him, and his research and work ethic resulted in a personal training certification from ACE (American Council of Exercise). 

Corey was able to further develop his leadership and communication skills as the second president for The University of Illinois chapter for Uplifting Athletes. In that leadership role, he was able to help raise over $10,000 for rare disease research. He loves to participate and volunteer in programs and events that provide an opportunity to give back and raise money for worthy causes. Corey earned his undergraduate degree in Communications and his Master’s Degree in Sports Administration. He utilizes his education and knowledge in assisting others to reach their personal health and fitness goals. He has combined education, lifestyle, and interpersonal skills into a personal brand. Corey inherited his mother’s humble, engaging and hard-working spirit. His desire to become an entrepreneur comes from his father’s side of the family and uncle.


His company 1and1 Life provides an opportunity for him to share his knowledge through a platform that focuses on health and wellness, while being as engaging and accessible as possible. Out of all the things that drive and motivate him, the one thing that wakes him up every morning is his desire to help people reach their fitness goals. For him, it doesn't matter how fast you progress. What matters is putting the right foot forward every day and having the mindset of improvement, no matter how long it is, or how long it takes. When it comes to making you better, he is all in. Let’s make it happen!




Unfortunately, this securities offering is closed. For questions, please email Thanks!


Start-up Valuation Download
Offering Statement Download

Other Disclosures

Read the Form C filed with the SEC for other important disclosures, like financial statements, Directors, Officers, shareholders with more than 20% of voting rights, and more.
Special Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This offering contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the federal securities laws. We caution investors that any forward-looking statements presented in this offering, or which management may make orally or in writing from time to time, are based on the Company’s beliefs and assumptions made by, and information currently available to, the Company. When used, the words “anticipate,” “believe,” “expect,” “intend,” “may,” “might,” “plan,” “estimate,” “project,” “should,” “will,” “would,” “result” and similar expressions, which do not relate solely to historical matters, are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Such statements are subject to risks, uncertainties and assumptions and are not guarantees of future performance, which may be affected by known and unknown risks, trends, uncertainties and factors that are beyond the Company’s control. Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should underlying assumptions prove incorrect, actual results may vary materially from those anticipated, estimated or projected. While forward-looking statements reflect the Company’s good faith belief when made, they are not guarantees of future performance. The Company expressly disclaims any responsibility to update forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.

Moreover, we operate in a very competitive and rapidly changing environment, and new risks emerge from time to time. It is not possible to predict all risks, nor can we assess the impact of all factors on our business or the extent to which any factor, or combination of factors, may cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statements we may make. In light of these risks, uncertainties and assumptions, the forward-looking events and circumstances discussed in this offering may not occur, and actual results could differ materially and adversely from those anticipated or implied in the forward-looking statements. We undertake no obligation to revise or publically release the results of any revision to these forward-looking statements, except as required by law. Given these risks and uncertainties, prospective investors are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements.

Back to top