Cannabis and Hemp Conferences in 2017

There are many opportunities to learn about the Cannabis industry or promote your products or services or both at conferences across the country. Here’s an updated list of events to attend. Where are you planning to go?  January 2017 Jan 21-22, 2017 – Southern California Cannabis Jobs & Career Fair, Irvine, CA Jan 21-22, 2017 – THC Fair,…

Your Canna Journey: Featuring Women in Cannabis

We interview and feature women in the Cannabis industry to inspire other women to educate themselves about Cannabis.  We are creating safe spaces for women to talk about Cannabis from its healing properties for themselves and their families to navigating the public stigma of Cannabis to finding career opportunities in the emerging Cannabis industry. We are bringing women…

Her Canna Women in Cannabis Q&A: Ashley Kingsley

Ashley Kingsley said:  “I hope to continue the dialogue and dream of a day when there is no stigma wrapped around the cannabis plant and the industry.” Describe yourself and what you do. I am an early adopter and serial entrepreneur with a love of connecting people, places and things. I started my own digital…

Her Canna Q&A with Andrea Burnett, 4twenty Group

Andrea Burnett, 4twenty Group said:  “We believe that women will be the driving force for cannabis wellness and changing the way people view marijuana.” Describe yourself and what you do. I’m a 25-year veteran of the lifestyle PR and marketing industry and a huge proponent of helping women-owned businesses. I’m always looking for creative new ways…

Her Canna Q&A with Whitney Beatty, Apothecarry Brands

Whitney Beatty, Apothecarry Brands As my knowledge of cannabis expanded, I became a proponent of the herb… Describe yourself and what you do. I’m a mother and a curator and a designer and a party planner, and a producer and a lover of all things beautiful.  I’m CEO and Founder of Apothecarry Brands,  a purveyor…

Her Canna Q&A with Kristen Williams, Hempsley Health

Kristen Williams:  “My goal is to normalize the cannabis plant in the context of a healthy and responsible Midwestern lifestyle…” Describe yourself and what you do. I am a lifestyle designer and educator determined to help end cannabis prohibition. I’ve been working in the cannabis industry for over three years as a graphic designer, focused…

Her Canna Q&A With Leone Posod and Cindy

Leone Posod and Cindy, Treat Yourself, Inc. “We believe that cannabis not only treats a plethora of ailments, we also find that it helps us tune in to more subtle messages from our bodies.” –Leone Describe yourself and what you do. LEONE:  I am a lover of nature and enjoy spending time outside as often…

Her Canna Q&A with Laurie Wolf, Laurie and MaryJane

Laurie Wolf, Laurie and MaryJane “I love cannabis, and this crazy business.” Describe yourself and what you do. I am, as the New Yorker said, “The Martha Stewart of Edibles!” That kind of was what I wanted to be, so I am pleased and amazed. Our award winning company, Laurie and MaryJane, makes “high” quality edibles….

Her Canna Q&A with Dr. Michele Ross, IMPACT Network

Dr. Michele Ross, IMPACT Network “Cannabis is a feminine, healing plant that can help us from birth to death.” Describe yourself and what you do. I’m a neuroscientist and leader in cannabinoid medicine. As founder of IMPACT Network, a 501c3 nonprofit based in Denver, Colorado, I Improve Marijuana Policy and Accelerate Cannabinoid Therapeutics through clinical…

Her Canna Q&A with Ophelia Chong

Ophelia Chong, Stock Pot Images My hope for women of color in the cannabis industry is to hold fast and hard. We need to push to be heard, and our opinion matters, we are the consumers, the makers, the mavens of the word of mouth. How would you describe yourself and what you do? I am a curator…

Her Canna Q&A with Adelia Carrillo, Direct Cannabis Network

Adelia Carrillo, Direct Cannabis Network “When it comes to cannabis exploration, I would say to educate yourself and to really see how cannabis helps you.” Describe yourself and what you do. I am a tech geek who loves entrepreneurship and innovation mix that with hardworking, loyal and big hearted. I believe in empowering others and…

Her Canna Q&A with Mahogany Mary

Mahogany Mary “Cannabis is a gateway to self discovery and healing when used in moderation and companied by other healthy habits.” What inspired the creation of Mahogany Mary? My personal journey of self discovery through the use of cannabis and meditation inspired the creation of Mahogany Mary. After relocating to Los Angeles in 2015, I found…

Her Canna Q&A with Becca Williams, Cannanaut

Becca Williams, Cannanaut I create communal experiences that support transformational healing and awakenings with the support of cannabis as a “spirit plant.” Describe yourself and what you do. I suppose to ground it in mainstream language, you could say I’m a long-time cannabis advocate advancing states of higher consciousness. But shorthand, I’m a ceremonialist or…

Her Canna Q&A with Liz Rudner, MoonMan’s Mistress

Liz Rudner, MoonMan’s Mistress I have never been healthier. I have cannabis to thank for that. Describe yourself and what you do. Creative, paleo baker, patient, healer I wear many different hats, depending on the day, because I’m one of a two-person company. I’m a baker, marketer, creative strategist, and designer. What is your cannabis business origin…