|Mr. Henry Sicignano III, MBA||Pres, CEO & Director||416.34k||N/A||1968|
|Mr. John T. Brodfuehrer||CFO & Treasurer||324.96k||N/A||1958|
|Mr. Thomas L. James J.D., Esq.||VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.||300.46k||N/A||1959|
|Mr. Michael J. Zercher||Chief Operating Officer||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|James Vail||Director of Communications||N/A||N/A||N/A|
22nd Century Group, Inc., a plant biotechnology company, provides technology that allows increasing or decreasing the level of nicotine and other nicotinic alkaloids in tobacco plants, and cannabinoids in hemp/cannabis plants through genetic engineering and plant breeding. It offers premium cigarettes under the RED SUN and MAGIC brands; and SPECTRUM research cigarettes for use in independent clinical studies. The company's products under development include BRAND A, a very low nicotine content cigarette; X-22, a tobacco-based botanical medical product for use as an aid to smoking cessation; and BRAND B, a low-tar-to-nicotine ratio cigarette. It is also involved in contract manufacturing business for third-party branded tobacco products. The company has a strategic research and development agreement with Keygene N.V. to develop hemp/cannabis plants for medical and therapeutic use, and other applications. 22nd Century Group, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Williamsville, New York.
22nd Century Group, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 25, 2019 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 8.