At 1218 CBD, we stand behind our motto “feel better, play better.” Our sports-formulated CBD products were crafted with golfers in mind to enhance performance on the course year-round.
With over 434 million rounds played by Americans last year, it’s our mission to keep you feeling better and playing better with every swing.
Our 1218 CBD promise to you. We are: Safe Effective Transparent
A true believer in you should love what you do, Bethany Vietmeier has found her perfect career as the founder of Valiant3 Communications. Bethany has been able to combine her passion for planning events with her expertise in the media and marketing world to become one of the go-to event planners and marketing professionals for high-profile clients, including Jerome Bettis and Merril Hoge. Bethany’s hard work-ethic, outgoing personality and creative eye have helped her plan and execute Celebrity Golf Outings, Music Festivals, Galas and much more.
James Cramer, the principal of CBJ Communications, LLC, is a long-time sports communications executive. Prior to launching CBJ Communications, LLC, Cramer was Vice President of Communications for the World Golf Foundation, where he was responsible for the strategic development, planning and execution of World Golf Foundation and WE ARE GOLF communications activities. He transferred to the World Golf Foundation from the PGA TOUR in Sept. 2017. Before moving to the WGF, he was responsible for the launch and day-to-day management of the PGA TOUR’s Together, anything’s possible charity initiative. Cramer also had public relations and communications oversight for the PGA TOUR’s industry collaboration efforts, as well as responsibility for former PGA TOUR Commissioner Tim Finchem’s communications. Cramer joined the PGA TOUR in February 1989 as Publications Editor and Media Official. As Publications Editor, he was responsible for overseeing the production of the PGA TOUR Media Guides and the TOUR's weekly newsletter, TOUR News. During his time with the TOUR he also was responsible for Public Relations for the TOUR’s international tournaments including the World Golf Championships and The Presidents Cup. Prior to joining the PGA TOUR, Cramer served for two years as Assistant Sports Information Director at Jacksonville University in Jacksonville, Florida. He is a 1987 graduate of that school, with degrees in English and Communications.
Ron Walker has been a Property Investor and Real Estate Broker in North Carolina for more than a decade. Ron was a collegiate athlete in baseball and he graduated from N. C. State University in Raleigh, North Carolina. Ron was a mentor and coach to collegiate and professional athletes. He is the Co-founder of the Archway Foundation and also the Co-founder of 1218 CBD. In his downtime, Ron is an avid golfer and enjoys spending time with his family.
Leon Gilmore is graduate of Hampton University where he was Co-Captain of the golf team his junior year and Captain his senior year. After earning his Master’s degree from the Isenberg School of Management at The University of Massachusetts, Amherst he began his golf career at Titleist and Foot-Joy headquarters in Fairhaven, MA. Leon moved to Atlanta to work on the seminal community revitalization project, the East Lake community, which has been home to THE TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP, THE PGA TOUR’s season-ending tournament for over 10 years. As he continued in golf, he worked for the PGA TOUR becoming only second African American to oversee a professional golf tournament. Leon has also turned around struggling daily fee golf courses. He understands how a product like 1218 Wellness can drive additional revenue and ensure that players can be on the golf course more often, which increase the per golfer revenue, rounds and F&B revenue. An entrepreneur by nature he’s been involved with start-ups in California where he currently resides. 1218 Wellness can be the next great revenue generator for golf courses and the best gift for golfers across the country.