Denver, CO — Go GREENE, a cannabis advocacy organization aimed at cultivating diversity in cannabis, is hosting the Cannabis Diversity Summit, the first cannabis conference focused on educating and engaging communities of color. The Cannabis Diversity Summit is taking place on May 15 from 5pm-8pm at Nativ Hotel, 1612 Wazee Street, Denver, CO 80202.
This event was inspired by and for members of both the cannabis community and communities of color eager to address the glaring lack of diversity in cannabis industry leadership.
“We’re holding the Cannabis Diversity Summit to educate members of the cannabis community, the general public and the press about legislation, regulation, law enforcement, industry opportunities, advocacy and more using the experiences and perspectives of cannabis industry leaders from communities of color,” Go GREENE founder and executive director Charlo Greene said.
Charlo Greene is serving as host of the Cannabis Diversity Summit. The exclusively diverse panel includes Minority Cannabis Business Association Chairman Jesce Horton, Law Enforcement Against Prohibition Executive Director Neill Franklin, former Oregon NORML executive director and owner of the World Famous Cannabis Café Madeline Martinez, Judge Shelli Hayes, Dr. Lakisha Jenkins, Dr. Rachel Knox, attorney Brandon Wyatt and more.
Registration for the Cannabis Diversity Summit is currently ongoing and can be completed by purchasing or requesting free tickets at gogreene.org and cannabisdiversitysummit.com
WHAT: Cannabis Diversity Summit
WHERE: Nativ Hotel at 1612 Wazee St, Denver, CO 80202
WHEN: Sunday, May 15, 2016 5pm – 8pm
WHO: Organized by Go GREENE; Hosted by Charlo Greene; Sponsored by Sensi Media
WHY: To address the lack of diversity in cannabis industry leadership
PRESS: Email Kheonda@gogreene.org to schedule interviews with Charlo Greene and/or to secure press passes for the Cannabis Diversity Summit.
SPONSORS: Email firstname.lastname@example.org to help make this event monumental.
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