The global cannabis industry could build wealth for early company employees that rivals what internet companies generated for their early employees — think of Google’s or Amazon’s early employees. NuProfessional’s goal is for more of these employees to be Black and brown. Via a panel of cannabis professionals and leaders, we’ll explore how professionals of color land meaningful, wealth-generating cannabis careers. Via a panel of cannabis professionals, equity experts, and corporate leadership, we’ll explore:

  •  How Black professionals land meaningful, wealth-generating cannabis careers
  • How cannabis company founders, CEO, COOs and CHROs think critically about creating equitable compensation
Panelists include:
Dasheeda Dawson,
Cannabis Program Supervisor,
City of Portland
Richard Ng,
Community Innovation & Social Impact Lead
Backbone
Jesce Horton
Cedric Haynes,
Associate Vice President,
Government Relations, WeedMaps
Matt Maletis
Jonathan Ross,
Community Relations Manager, Wyld
Sun Lee,
Director of Operations,
GreenForce Staffing
Moderator:
Jeannette Ward
Jeannette Ward-Horton,
Founder & CEO,
NuProject
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Enjoy a post panel meet & greet with attendees where TA’s can spend time sharing more about the company, their values and the team culture.