BEDFORD, TX / ACCESSWIRE / January 14, 2016 / Cherubim Interests, Inc. (OTC: CHIT), (“the Company”), an expansion-stage alternative construction and real estate development company, announces that it has added Riall Johnson as Director of Political Affairs, and Josh Kuhlmann as Inside Council to the Company, respectively.
“We’re very pleased to make these talented additions to our roster,” states Patrick J. Johnson, CEO of Cherubim Interests Inc. “Both of our new hires bring youth, exuberance, and extensive experience in each of their respective fields. We are excited what this will mean for the Company and the impact it will have in 2016.”
Riall Johnson – Director Political Affairs
Riall is a former professional athlete who has since taken his passion for competition and winning to the field of politics. Since retiring from professional football he has been hired to work for and consult on many political campaigns including a gubernatorial election in 2014 and the presidential election in 2012. Between election cycles Riall works with organizations that advocate for issues that he has strong beliefs in, such as environmental protection and civil rights.
Riall developed a passion for this type of work while attaining his Sociology Major at Stanford University. While at Stanford he was an All-American linebacker that led the NCAA in quarterback sacks and holds multiple records at Stanford including career sacks. He was then drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in 2001. Riall was a team captain in Cincinnati and played 9 seasons in the NFL and CFL before retiring in from professional football in 2010. He later qualified for the Canadian National Rugby team in 2012 before deciding to join President Obama’s reelection campaign in Ohio.
During his time as a professional athlete, Riall was always involved in the communities of the teams he played for. He took every opportunity to participate in community outreach events. He spent countless hours volunteering for various organizations, most prominently for the Boys and Girls Clubs of America. He also organized events such as toy drives, food for the homeless, and hosted multiple fundraisers to support even more causes.
Cherubim interests has tapped Riall for his vast knowledge in political and community outreach. He plans to help Cherubim navigate the complex political landscape and help further our philanthropic efforts in our involved communities.
“Riall is a guy that I have gone to war with and against on the gridiron, and I can’t be more thrilled to have him come aboard,” says Johnson. “I have a tremendous amount of respect for what he has accomplished in his professional career thus far. His extensive knowledge and relationships in the political arena will give our team a tremendous boost in the state and federal political arenas, as we progress and increase our business footprint.”
Josh Kuhlmann – Inside Council
Kuhlmann is an attorney licensed to practice in both Texas and Florida. He grew up in Whitehouse, Texas and earned the prestigious National Merit Scholarship for exceptional academics to Florida State University where he majored in English and Creative Writing. Subsequent to his time at FSU, Mr. Kuhlmann attended Law School in Jacksonville, Florida where he earned his Juris Doctorate. During law school, he worked with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission and later with the law firm of Moseley, Prichard, Parrish, Knight & Jones where he dealt with issues ranging from maritime shipping and intermodal contracts to residential landlord/tenant issues and commercial premises liability. Upon his admission to the Florida Bar Association, Mr. Kuhlmann worked as a prosecuting Attorney for Florida’s 8th Judicial Circuit and, later for Florida’s 4th Judicial Circuit in Jacksonville, Florida.
Mr. Kuhlmann relocated back to Texas in 2013, where he successfully completed the Texas Bar Exam on his first attempt and currently practices as a trial lawyer in the DFW area. An active person by nature, he enjoys being outside and spends time wake-boarding at local lakes and cable parks around Texas. Mr. Kuhlmann is also an avid hunter who enjoys spending time in the woods and camping with friends. Although he is an Attorney by trade, Mr. Kuhlmann has a wide range of practical experience and useful knowledge which he uses to solve problems and adapt to changing conditions in the market and within the company itself.