First Amendment to Justin Dye Employment Agreement, dated June 14, 2021

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Exhibit 10.1




THIS FIRST AMENDMENT TO EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT is made and entered into on June 14, 2021, by and between Daniel Pabon (“Employee”) and MEDICINE MAN TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (“MMT”)DBA SCHWAZZE (each of the foregoing referred to individually as “Party” or collectively as the “Parties”).


W I T N E S S E T H:


WHEREAS, the Parties have previously entered into the Employment Agreement on or about August 12, 2019;


1.       Section 3. of the Employment Agreement titled “COMPENSATION,” subsection a., is hereby amended and restated in its entirety as follows:


“Employer agrees to pay to the Employee during the Term of this Agreement, a base gross salary of $250,000 per annum (“Base Salary”), payable in equal installments on a bi-weekly basis, due and payable on those days of the month where Employer customarily makes salary payments to its other employees. The Employee shall be entitled to receive catch up payments on the first payroll date in each of June, 2021, July 2021, and August 2021 equal to one third of any and all unpaid Base Salary for the months of January, 2021, February 2021, March 2021 and April 2021. Employer shall be responsible for deduction from each salary payment tendered to Employee herein all applicable withholding and other employment taxes imposed by state and federal tax regulations. The Employer may periodically increase Employee’s annual Base Salary at its sole discretion.”


2.        Section 3. of the Employment Agreement titled “COMPENSATION” subsection h., is hereby amended and restate in its entirety as follows:


Employee and Company understand that until Employee shall commute at certain times to the Company’s offices in Denver, Colorado. Employee and Company agree that the Company shall reimburse Employee for expenses related such travel, including flights and hotels or alternative housing arrangements (the “Travel Expenses”). The reimbursement amounts related to any such Travel Expenses must be agreed-upon in writing by the Company. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Employee shall have a duty to mitigate the Travel Expenses by acquiring travel and accommodations in accordance with any Company policies related to employee travel.”


3.       Section 3. of the Employment Agreement titled “COMPENSATION” subsection i., is hereby added as follows:


On or about June 14, 2021, the Board established a new 2021 Bonus Plan (the “Bonus Plan”), which applies to the Employee. Under the Bonus Plan, Employee may earn a target cash bonus of up to 100% of their base salary adjusted or otherwise. The bonus plan is attached as Exhibit A to this First Amendment.”


IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the Parties have executed this First Amendment on the date set forth above.



Daniel Pabon


By: /s/ Justin Dye                           By: /s/ Daniel Pabon                 
Name: Justin Dye Name: Daniel Pabon
Title: Chief Executive Officer Title: Employee
Address: 4880 Havana St. Suite 201, Denver CO 80239    
Email: ***@***    
Phone: (303) 371-0387    







Exhibit A