PROVIDING ALTERNATIVES FOR EVERY TYPE OF SMOKER TO TURN THEIR HABIT 180
180 Smoke is a quality oriented, socially conscious brand, providing Canada’s best non-tobacco electronic vaping tools like e-cigarettes, e-cigars and e-hookahs. A highly trusted brand, it was crowd-sourced with help from thousands of smokers. Currently, the company serves customers in Canada, USA, The Netherlands, India and Pakistan, and also provides world-wide shipping.
Overwhelming positive feedback from customers has been gratifying. The taste of its highly satisfying e-juices (developed in collaboration with customers), variety of products, fast delivery and exceptional customer support have been cited as some of the reasons. All products are based on Electronic Vaporizer technology with several proprietary modifications made by our engineers. Our e-juice is made right here in Canada with only three main categories of e-liquid ingredients. Need more reasons to switch, read why try electronic cigarettes?
Why 180 Smoke?
We are a lean, innovative and ethical company providing the best tasting, and highest quality electronic vaporizers in market today. We give our best every time, take accountability for our actions and improve at every opportunity. We can guarantee you the peace of mind that our products are designed for smokers like you.
Dr. Gopal Bhatnagar, Founder & Chief Medical Advisor
Dr. Bhatnagar is a leading cardiac surgeon and one of the few in North America to perform the minimally invasive “beating heart” surgery. He holds a fellowship in general surgery, thoracic surgery and cardiac surgery with both the American Board of Surgery and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Bhatnagar obtained his M.D. at the University of Western Ontario in 1986 and was on the Dean’s Honor List. In 1999, Bhatnagar also obtained a M.Ed. from OISE at the University of Toronto. From 1978-1982, he served with the Canadian armed reserved forces and with the regular standing forces for another year, as part of the medical corps. A practicing cardiac surgeon, Dr. Bhatnagar is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of Toronto. Up-til early 2013, he was also the chief of medical staff at a leading and large Canadian hospital. A rare mix of talent, compassion and leadership, he was recently honored for his medical services and leadership with the naming of a research chair in Cardiac Health System Leadership. Dr. Bhatnagar is a recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. He is also an avid athlete and regularly participates in extreme sports.
Dr. Rubin Todres, Director of Sales & Startegy
Dr. Rubin Todres joined 180 Smoke team in early 2014 as Director of Sales & Startegy. Through his experiences as a university professor, social researcher and business consultant, Dr. Todres brings a wealth of both theoretical and practical experience to the company.
Dr. Todres was a full-time professor at the University of Toronto for 25 years from 1973-1998 specializing in research methodology, evaluation research and social policy. After his early retirement from teaching job, he ran a boutique consulting firm specializing in organizational analysis and planning, research methodology, evaluation research and group facilitation. Dr. Todres has also been an investor in and president of a number of franchisee model companies, including a telecommunications company in Ontario since 1993.
Dr. Todres graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Moorhead State College and a Masters of Social Work from the University of Pittsburgh, where he also completed his doctorate in Social Work. He then joined the Faculty of Sociology at the University of Winnipeg for one year, before leaving for his doctorate and then teaching career in Toronto. Dr. Todres has been involved in his community through Professors for Peace in the Middle East and as a member of the Social Planning Council of Toronto. He also was a founder and chair of the Board of the Self-Help Clearing House of Metro Toronto.