Join us for a fun and insightful discussion with several founders of popular marijuana brands. This is an event you won't want to miss. Moderated by Lemonhaze's own Brian Yauger.
Monday, May 14th, 4PM - 5PM
Location: The Stables, 980 S Nebraska St, Seattle, WA 98108
Johnny Wilson is a partner and the VP of Sales for Grow Op Farms. Prior to Phat Panda I spent 15 years in the CPG industry working for Nestle and PepsiC managing multiple accounts and learning how to get products to market. Johnny is a graduate of Eastern Washington University with a degree in Psychology and Exercise Science.
Edward Lafferty believes that with the emergence of cannabis onto the global stage; there is a responsibility to showcase the potential of this wonderful plant. He founded Green Revolution (Formerly Ethos Innovates) to bring to market consistent, high quality, and innovative products that serve a beneficial purpose and show the world that "there is more to this plant".
Brianna graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelor's of Science in Biology & a minor in Environmental Science Resource Management. During the financial crash, Brianna was working full time at a desk job while volunteering at a medical cannabis clinic on the weekends. To aid a friend recovering from an opioid addiction, she began growing cannabis six months later Brianna quit her job, moved to the country and began what is now almost a 10 year professional cannabis cultivating journey.
Jeff Wilhoit is the Director of extracts and Sales manager at Puffin Farm where he creates high native terpene content extracts using Clean Green Certified starting material. Over the years Jeff has used almost every extraction method he has come across and today oversees production of Bubble Hash, Rosin, and CO2 Extra Virgin Flower Oil.
Patrick is Co-Founder/President of the Soulshine Cannabis whic was formed in the fall of 2014. Patrick is involved in the day to day operations, budgeting and planning of new strategies to keep up with the ever-changing 502 market.
Prior to starting Soulshine Cannabis, Patrick was living in SE Asia for several years, assisting and starting several N.G.O.’s. Patrick studied journalism (and snowboarding) at the University of Montana, served as a US Marine and have been a life-long Seattle resident living in West Seattle.
Wendy Hull is the owner of Fairwinds. Prior to Fairwinds, Wendy worked for the Federal Government in a high level leadership position for 26 years. Wendy left the Federal Government because she wanted to help people and make a difference in the world—to be part of a new industry and shape the landscape of cannabis in the most respectable and professional way. Wendy has been instrumental in the vision of developing the Fairwinds solution-based product line and brand. Wendy and her team share a passion for cannabis wellness, and are on a mission to reach people who may never have tried cannabis before and prove that these products are life changing and should be a part of ones daily life.
Tim is the sounder and CEO of Artizen Cannabis. Artizen was founded in 2014. Prior to Artizen Time worked in medical cannabis and has a background in grow room design, environmental design, marketing, distribution and compliance.
The "big man" at Buddy Boy! Steve has been a large scale Organic Vegetable, Fruit, Grain, & Hay, farmer for 40 years! He has so much soil experience, plant growth experience, and farm experience it's unheard of in the Cannabis Industry. A true organic farmer is a BIG BONUS to the grow.