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What's your story? Before opening The Green Remedy with my husband, I stayed at home focusing on raising our three children. More than a full time job in itself! Our oldest has mild Aspergers so the fact that I grew up surrounded by organization and creativity...

1. What did you do before the industry?  Immediately before working in the cannabis industry, I worked with a start-up franchise in the restaurant industry for several years.  For their twenty plus locations, I created training programs, built operations systems, and ensured compliance with relevant...

1.What did you do before the industry?  I served for almost 10 years in the US Army as a Squad Leader in an armored tank division.  I learned the value of hard work and teamwork and how to accomplish goals.  After leaving the military, I...

1. What did you do before the industry? Early in my life I recognized that I had an innate talent for anticipating the needs of others. As a result, I developed a career in hospitality, specifically in hotel and restaurant management. I was the kid who...

What’s your story? I was an over achiever growing up. I was a pageant queen, voted “Future First Citizen” of my small rural hometown, and kept super busy. Then I went to college (UC Santa Cruz) and just slowed down, smoked alone for the first time,...

If you've ever thought about moving to Portland, and have an interest in working in the cannabis industry, we highly recommend it!! Having grown up in California, I've only really seen the differences between LA, OC, SD, the central valley, and SF, I thought I'd seen...

1. What did you do before the industry? I previously worked in the consumer electronic industry, which was the path I originally envisioned being a career. 2. What sparked your interest in the cannabis industry? How did you first get involved in the industry? As I was building...

 1.What did you do before the industry? Similar to most people in the noncultivation parts of the industry, I did not follow a straight-line path to a career in cannabis.  I actually have a Ph.D. in Molecular Microbiology & Immunology from Saint Louis University and spent...

"After supporting the Department of Defense through staffing government contracts with Apex Systems and bouncing around the private sector, the Denver Post recruited me as an advertising Account executive. They wanted me to sell casino advertisements, and I was wondering why they didn’t allow dispensaries...

Javier Hasse is a cannabis-focused financial writer who gets published periodically on sites like Benzinga – where he works as a Staff Writer & Content Strategist, Yahoo! Finance, CNN Money, Leafly, MarketWatch, and many other mass media outlets. Isn't that cool? He literally gets to write...