Arlene Mejia Robinson is a community organizer, activist and advocate. From her own home in DTLA, she shares her beautiful personal history with us, and how it shaped what she has become today. She serves as a gentle, yet firm reminder of the inclusivity and diversity that Prop 64 and recreational cannabis in CA was always supposed to be about.Read More
Ashley Picillo shares her whirlwind story of how she got into cannabis business consulting, how to build an inclusive and diverse team, and the personal journey she took when gathering intimate stories of women in cannabis.Read More
Rico Tarver, Baker Technology’s California market manager, gives Evergreen an intimate, insider look at the cannabis data analytics world. With great power comes great responsibility, and Rico reminds us of this while discussing his story, Baker’s story, and social equity.Read More
It's Friday night and we just went on an in-person tour of the first licensed testing lab in the city of LA. We just sat down with Victoria Basso to discuss public safety and emerging standards in the cannabis testing industry.Read More
In this episode, we get into the weeds with Sam Zartoshty. Currently serving as a distribution manager, co-founder of Paragon, and host of Blunt Talks, Sam brings to the table his years of his experience to talk to us about everything from his own great influencers, the medical market, staying compliant and relevant in this ever-evolving and emerging industry, and his outlook for the future.
Co-hosts (Sara Firestone - Summer Associate; Veronica Steele - Operations Manager; Chris Hoo - Founder); Sam Zartoshty - GuestRead More
In this episode, Chris is joined by Evergreen Law's Operation's Manager, Veronica Steele. Joining them is Tyler D'Angelo, Assistant Manager of Processing & Manufacturing at the largest licensed dispensary in New Jersey.Read More
In this episode, Chris chats with Dr. James, who has over 30 years experience in developing and testing for pesticides to be used in cannabis cultivation.
They cover the testing bottleneck in California and the other states, costs for testing, and predictions for the future of the field.Read More
In this LIVE episode of Cannalaw Connections, Chris covers the complete list of what Cannabis Testing Labs test for, and how you can use that information to your benefit.Read More
In this episode of Cannalaw Connections, Chris interviews two leading entrepreneurs, advocates, and advisors of LA cannabusinesses: Kristen Yoder of Soil to the Oil and Ruben Honig of the Los Angeles Cannabis Task Force.Read More
In the inaugural episode of Cannalaw Connections, Chris interviews two polar guests on the opposite end of the legal spectrum who describe the current state of California's rapidly evolving cannabis business, or "Cannabusiness", industry.
From current laws/regulations to how to become compliant with these strict state laws, this episode features professional advice to the emerging business owner or those interested in forming a Cannabusiness on how to stay out of the federal law enforcement's line of site.Read More