Karen Paull

Karen Paull

Co-Founder, CMO, Co-Creator and Producer, The Marijuana Show Karen is the CFO, Producer and Digital Media Guru for The Marijuana Show. She is a digital media and advertising sales executive with over 15 years experience. As a former VP of Sales for Snapfish, Karen helped the company become profitable by managing and scaling a robust advertising department. The company sold to HP for 300 Million. Karen then founded her own consulting business and brought in over 25 Million in digital advertising sales to her clients including LoveToKnow, Womens Forum, LifeScript and other top media properties. Karen has an MFA in Theater from San Francisco State University, a BFA in Theater from UCSB and BA in Sociology from UCSB. She is a Broadway producer (Evita, The Bubble) and an accomplished playwright with over 25 produced plays and a musical (The Bubble). Karen is a popular speaker in the Cannabis Industry and press having been featured on CNN, CNBC, ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, WSJ, Market Watch, Bloomberg, and numerous others. She is also a popular speaker at many Conferences on Marketing, Digital Media, Advertising, Cannabis pitching, and...
Wendy Robbins

Wendy Robbins

Co-Founder, Director, Lead Editor, Producer, The Marijuana Show Wendy is the Director, Lead Editor and Co-Producer for The Marijuana Show. After attending Julliard School for Acting, she became a successful Director and Producer in Film and Television. In her extensive 14 year career, she won two Emmy awards and was nominated for a third. She has worked for most major networks including ABC, CBS, NBC, MTV, Discovery, TLC and many others. She co-starred with Kelly Ripa in TLC’s “Home Made Millionaire”, and Bloomberg called her, “Americas Top Entrepreneur. She is the author of best selling book “Why Marry a Millionaire? Just Be One” (Hay House), and she made 10 Million with her invention, The Tingler (TM) (head massager). Wendy is a popular motivational speaker and frequently on the news/press as an industry expert featured on CNN, CNBC, ABC, NBC, Bloomberg, WSJ, Market Watch, NY Times and Cannabis Conferences...
Cassandra Farrington

Cassandra Farrington

CEO & Co-Founder, Marijuana Business Daily Cassandra heads up the industry-leading daily news website Marijuana Business Daily and its family of content resources for the B2B cannabis marketplace, including two national conferences. Previously a Vice President at Citi, she earned her MBA from the University of Texas McCombs School of...
Olivia Mannix

Olivia Mannix

Co-Founder, Cannabrand Olivia Mannix is a cannabis industry pioneer and marketing expert. She is the founder and operator of Cannabrand –an award-winning, full-service marketing agency and the first to specialize in the cannabis industry. She oversees operations, execution and strategic direction as well as overall marketing services.  She is passionate about telling brand’s unique stories through a combined approach of public relations and creating shareable, viral content. Mannix is a communications expert and has initiated marketing and public relations strategies for brands including Whole Foods, Niman Ranch, and Level 3 Communications. A public relations guru, Olivia has built close relationships with media contacts at powerhouse publications including The New York Times, Bloomberg, and The New Yorker. Olivia is a regular contributor to the Cannabis Business Times and Marijuana Ventures and is frequently sought out by journalists as an expert...
B. Le Grand

B. Le Grand

CEO & Editor In Chief, Edibles List Born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii, B. Le Grand is a self-made business woman who’s been running her own graphic and web design firm since she was 16 years old. She graduated high school early and went to the Academy of Art University in San Francisco where she studied Advertising and Photography. She left school to start her own business at 18 and by the time she was 21 she had a six person team working for her design firm. In 2010, she started EdiblesList.com, out of a need to find healthy, consistent, medicated edibles at the dispensaries. The Edibles List then grew into a magazine, event company and distribution company. In 2016, her passion for cannabis education was recognized, Marijuana Venture Magazine named her “40 Under 40” in the cannabis...