Our Story

Divsion42™ Organic Dietary Supplements

Origin Story

Every great brand has an origin story. Our origin story begins with that great feeling you get when walking out of the gym after a hard-fought workout, and it never really ends. That’s because maintaining your mental health is a constant battle. Whatever demons you are struggling with inside your head, Division 42 isn’t here to cure them — we’re here to enable you with the right tools, tips, and advice to help you stay mentally strong to battle those demons through the use of fitness in your daily life. 42% of all profits are divided up and equally donated to the non-profits we partnered with, and/or feel have a strong impact on increasing mental health initiatives!

The Story Behind the Name

First off, the number 42 has come to represent “life” in popular culture. A division represents a community, like D 1 Athletics & so on! Furthermore, Division 42’s mission is to Divide 42 % of all profits and distribute to non-profits taking on mental health & thus improving the lives of every person these initiatives impact!

 

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CHRIS COLL - FOUNDER & OWNER

Born in South Florida and raised by a Navy Commander, Chris has led a disciplined life from a very young age. Commitment and loyalty are the intrinsic values embodied by Chris. These traits paired with an entrepreneurial mindset result in his quick achievement of projects or business ventures. One of Chris’s main priorities has always been giving back to the community. In high school, he founded and was president of the Military Affairs Club. Through this leadership role, Chris assisted in orchestrating annual walkathons to raise funding and awareness for the Wounded Warrior Project.
He earned Bachelor of Science in International Affairs and Economics at Florida State University and proceeded to develop a keen interest in start-up companies. Managing the energy, risk, and reward that accompany the task of growing ideas into reality attracted him to this tight-knit community of pioneers. Chris pursued this interest by obtaining a position as a campus brand ambassador with the real estate tech start up – LoftSmart. Within two months, Chris climbed the ladder to Operations Manager of Tallahassee. Then, Tallahassee’s LoftSmart grew to be the most successful intra-company market. Chris’s hard work helped attract $12.9 million in the start-up’s Series A Funding. Overall, Chris Coll is self-motivated, driven, and attacks every task with absolute perseverance; through branding, user research, and on-the-ground marketing over two years, Chris shaped a self-sustaining, cut-of-the-edge student housing platform in Tallahassee.

Simultaneously, Chris assisted Adam Fischer in growing sales for the start-up company ANO CBD—from the ground up. He has attended hemp expos to gather knowledge and cultivated an active network with innovators in the quickly-expanding Hemp industry. Following a restructuring, Chris became the CEO & Co-founder of the newly branded ANO Hemp.
Additionally, Chris is on the co-founding team of the Roci Group Inc. The umbrella company for Florida Airport Management and American Hemp Manufacturing just to list a few.
In Spring of 2020, Chris co-founded the Dive – Live Dating App. After launching the MVP in the Apple Store in March of 2021 in Tallahassee, FL, they rapidly obtained over 5,000 users. Dive – Live Dating is also a company that graduated from the Domi Station Accelerator in 2021. The V1 is anticipated to launch in the Apple Store & Google Play Store in late February 2022.
Chris is also a Licensed Realtor, focusing on mainly referrals.
Above all: Chris is a student of whatever new innovation, idea, or skill he endeavors to learn. Learning is a passion and he is always seeking out something new to understand.

CHARLIE BROWN JR. - CO-FOUNDER

Born and raised by his mother and grandmother in the small town of Avon Park, Florida Charlie learned to love the land early on in life. After joining the Future Farmers of America in 6th grade he began what would be a great ag story.  After excelling in contest and leadership in the FFA, Charlie ran for President of the Florida FFA Association; becoming the state’s first African-American president in the process.  As state president his primary responsibilities were to serve the Florida FFA Association, Agricultural Education and Agriculture as an ambassador in local, state and national activities in a way that will inform, motivate and inspire FFA members, advisors, and others to embrace and uphold the FFA mission of making a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth, and career success through agricultural education.
Once Charlie’s year of service to Florida FFA was over, he enrolled at Santa Fe College in Gainesville Florida and soon transferred to the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at the University of Florida where he studied Agricultural Communications with a minor in leadership. While attending UF Charlie served as the Chairman of the Budget and Appropriations committee for the Student Senate, where he was in charge of more than 22 million dollars of student funds. He was honored with entry into Florida Blue Key in Spring of 2016, Florida Blue Key (FBK) is the oldest and most prestigious leadership honor in the state of Florida.

After college Charlie went to work with Landmark Properties working as a Leasing and Marketing manager for their Signature property the 1,200 bed Standard Gainesville. While in the role Charlie gained invaluable experience with problem solving and customer satisfaction. Making the leap into tech by joining Real-Estate Tech start-up LoftSmart where he served as Operations Manager for the Gainesville region and ultimately met Chris Coll. Under his leadership the Gainesville market served as one of the top performing markets for the company.

Additionally, Charlie is also on the co-founding team of the Roci Group Inc. The umbrella company for Florida Airport Management and American Hemp Manufacturing!



JOE VAIRO - CO-FOUNDER & DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS DEVELOPEMENT

As a former D1 Quarterback in College, Joe is a highly competitive athlete by nature that knows exactly what it takes to succeed at the highest level. He assits his clients in getting the best value possible. In Real Estate, Joe uses his experience and foresight to proactively address details before they become a problem. He and his team work with all parties involved and initiate communication in every detail of the transaction, from the first phone call all the way to the close. As the new Director of Business Development, he is bringing much needed sales tactics and additional leadership to the Division42 family.