At Mile High Labs, we share a collective vision for the longevity of the CBD industry. We aspire to be the CBD supply chain partner of choice for the world’s leading CPG brands. We aim to continue setting the standards for quality, compliance, traceability and consistency. Overall, we’re committed to advancing the industry forward and making CBD accessible to all through scientific innovation and research.


  1. 2016

    November 30th, 2016
    Mile High Labs is founded by Stephen Mueller
  2. 2017

    December 31st, 2016
    Mile High Labs goes from pilot program to commercial stage
  3. 2017

    January 31st, 2017
    Expansion of labs into flagship facility in Loveland, Colorado
  4. 2017

    April 1st, 2017
    18 employees at Mile High Labs
  5. 2018

    May 3rd, 2017
    Founder Stephen Mueller and CFO Jon Hilley partner to scale operations
  6. 2018

    July 12th, 2017
    Mile High Labs closes largest Series A financing round in cannabis market history
  7. 2018

    August 28th, 2017
    Mile High’s cultivation network expands with the passage of 2018 Farm Bill
  8. 2018

    October 14th, 2017
    Headquarters open in downtown Boulder, Colorado
  9. 2018

    December 28th, 2017
    30 employees at Mile High Labs
  10. 2019

    January 2nd, 2018
    Production capacity processing hemp into CBD isolate grows 10X
  11. 2019

    February 20th, 2018
    The first Mile High Monster is unveiled in Cope, Colorado
  12. 2019

    March 21st, 2018
    180 Employees at Mile High Labs

  13. 2019

    June 21st, 2018
    Mile High Labs acquires 400,000 sq ft state-of-the-art pharmaceutical facility
Stephen Mueller Founder & CTO

Stephen Mueller

Founder & CEO

Steve Mueller is the founder, Chief Executive Officer and technical visionary of Mile High Labs. After
briefly working in electrical engineering, Steve saw the unique opportunity to capitalize on the CBD space. He’s been instrumental in the advancement of cannabinoid extraction, and his work has played a significant role in the creation of new technology, applications and processing methods.

Jon Hilley CFO

Jon Hilley


Jon Hilley, Chief Financial Officer of
Mile High Labs, leads the Company’s capital markets activities and financial reporting compliance. Jon began
his career at Goldman Sachs before joining H.I.G. Capital as a buy-side research analyst where he learned the importance of per share value creation. This metric continues to serve as his guidelight and underpins every decision Mile High Labs makes.


Philip Von Mecklenburg


Dr. Philip v. Mecklenburg joined Mile High Labs to create a world standard for CBD supply chains. As COO, he leads the Supply Chain Department and works with Marketing, Sales and IT teams to deliver first-class products to consumers. Philip has held a variety of executive roles in the logistics industry, both in Germany and the United States. Most recently, he was responsible for DB Schenker’s New York market and created the world’s largest Freight Marketplace.

Wendi Young Director of Regulatory & Compliance

Wendi Young

VP of Regulatory and Compliance

Wendi Young, VP of Regulatory and Compliance, is advancing the Company’s cGMP compliance and certification efforts. Wendi spent 17 years in the pharmaceutical industry at Tolmar Inc. where she was involved in the development of over 25 products. She’s been involved in the implementation of FDA mandated changes, interpretation of new regulations and application of new controls. She also has participated in over 20 audits from various regulatory agencies.