Cannabis Creative Interview: TINY e PAPER

I sat down with Erica Halverson, founder and CEO of TINY e PAPER. We talk about creating a self-sustaining business model, building out the industrial hemp supply chain, and the importance of consistent education throughout the industry. It’s no secret the cannabis industry has a waste problem. Despite working with one of the most versatileContinue reading “Cannabis Creative Interview: TINY e PAPER”

Cannabis Creative Interview: Owen Reader of Indelible

I sat down with Owen Reader, CEO of Indelible and author of the Pot Apocalypse. We talk about creating the legacy brands of the cannabis industry, developing lasting, real connections with your customers and how to survive the impending pot apocalypse. What does it take to create a legacy cannabis brand? How can brands prepareContinue reading “Cannabis Creative Interview: Owen Reader of Indelible”

Cannabis Creative Interview: Sarah Stenuf of Ananda Farms

I sat down with Sarah Stenuf, veteran and founder of Ananda Farms and Veteran’s Ananda. The former is a Fulton, New York-based hemp farm and the later is a non-profit organization offering traditional and non-traditional therapies to veterans. We talk about the life-changing effects of cannabis for veterans, why she’s focusing her operations in smallContinue reading “Cannabis Creative Interview: Sarah Stenuf of Ananda Farms”

Cannabis Creative Interview: Paul Rushton of LPC Naturals

I sat down with Paul Rushton, President and Chief Scientist at LPC Naturals, a Buffalo-based lab to talk about fungi, and how it can improve plant health and yields for commercial and homegrowers alike. We also touch on the future of the medicinal industry, and cannabinoids beyond CBD and THC. When it comes to growingContinue reading “Cannabis Creative Interview: Paul Rushton of LPC Naturals”

Cannabis Creative Interview: James Bennett of We Are Well

I sat down with James Bennett of We Are Well, to talk about CBD, mental health, and how giving back to the community and having a positive impact is baked in the DNA of his company. For James Bennett, shifting his awareness from THC to CBD was a pivotal moment in realizing his life’s purpose.Continue reading “Cannabis Creative Interview: James Bennett of We Are Well”

Cannabis Creative Interview: Erin Gallagher of Southern Hemp Tea Company

I sat down with Erin Gallagher, owner of Southern Hemp Tea Company, an Illinois-based ecommerce store, to discuss about how CBD changed her life, her mission to get CBD into the hands of everyone, and why you should never buy brown CBD flower. For Erin Gallagher, starting a CBD company was a moment of divineContinue reading “Cannabis Creative Interview: Erin Gallagher of Southern Hemp Tea Company”

Cannabis Creative Interviews: Joseph Lekach of Apothca

I sat down with Joseph Lekach, founder and CEO of Apothca Inc, a Massachusetts-based dispensary, to discuss his journey into cannabis, what’s next for them, and whether or not cannabis actually has medicinal properties. For Joseph Lekach, there was only ever one path- to be an entrepreneur. It was the family business after all. TheContinue reading “Cannabis Creative Interviews: Joseph Lekach of Apothca”

Hey Cannabis Industry, Leave Sha’Carri Richardson Alone

A few days I ago I put up an article on LinkedIn asking the cannabis industry to leave Sha’Carri Richardson alone. It’s not that we shouldn’t support her. We absolutely should. But the industry is veering off the path of support and onto the path of exploitation. Using her name in posts talking about products,Continue reading “Hey Cannabis Industry, Leave Sha’Carri Richardson Alone”