Las Vegas, NV — 10/31/2018 –According to a survey by a cannabis industry association, women accounted for 36 percent of leadership positions in the cannabis business. In 2017, that number dropped to 26 percent and signs are it will continue to decline. While women have a higher representation in executive position in the marijuana industry than as corporations in general in the country, their numbers are being reduced as more state legalize recreational pot. To empower more women entrepreneurs, Women of Cannabis, LLC, will be hosting a full day conference called Women of Cannabis Conference, taking place on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at the Enclave in Vegas. The conference will feature 13+ Speakers, 400+ Attendee’s, 10+ Exhibitors, and 1 Life Changing Event.
According to conference organizer, Stacy Thompson, “It is time to rise up and lift each other in this industry! Together we are limitless! Our goal is to focus on networking and close collaboration with female driven organizations and entrepreneurs, while addressing women’s empowerment and progress in the cannabis industry.” The full-day event is open to all women and men and tickets are still available.
The Speaker roster for the 2018 Women in Cannabis conference include:
Founder of Simple Pure Dispensary
Industry Thought Leader
Managing partner at the Cannabis Global Initiative (CGI)
Lessons from a Business Pioneer
Co-Founder OGG Collective
Consultant on Netflix’s Disjointed
Recognized Colorado Cannabis Pioneer
Executive Director of the Cannabis Consumers Coalition
CEO / Thunderbird Biomedical Inc
Founder/CTO- GTP Financial Services
Founder FroZen Dirt Media Cannabis conference
CEO Nubo Botanicals
Founder of Women of Cannabis Conference
Medical & Patient Panel
“We have an amazing panel of pioneers in medical cannabis sharing their personal stories and progress through legalization,” promises Thompson. The medical panel moderated by Nichole West, with guest speakers, Dr. Sue Sisley from Patients of out Time, Heather Sobel, RN Founding Member of the Cannabis Nurse Network, and Juhizie Monteiro, RN from Ask Nurse Juhlizie. Joining the panel will be special guest speaker Sierra Riddle, a mother who defied medical authorities and fought to give her son, affected by cancer, cannabis oil.
WHAT: Women of Cannabis Conference
WHEN: November 13, 2018 — 9am. -5pm.
WHERE: The Enclave in Vegas, Venue is the Enclave in Vegas. –
5810 S. Eastern Avenue, Las Vegas, 89119