Tuesday, May 12th 2020
04:30 PM - 06:00 PM (PDT)
Join the California Cannabis Tourism Association (CCTA) for an interactive advocacy and education update. This is the perfect opportunity for both current and prospective members to hear first hand about the current issues we are facing together as an industry and the unique opportunities available as we look towards post covid-19 economic recovery. Learn about tools and resources available through the CCTA that you can utilize right now to position your business for success. Interact with knowledgeable industry experts Brian Applegarth & Amanda Reiman as they share insights on Cannabis Tourism. If you are curious to explore and learn more about this exciting emerging industry, you won’t want to miss out!
*Recorded access will be sent via email to all registered participants after live broadcast.
About Our Speakers:
Brian Applegarth | Founder and Executive Director
Brian Applegarth has led the advancement of cannabis tourism in California. He founded the California Cannabis Tourism Association in 2017 and is a sought-after advisor for hospitality and tourism-based businesses and organizations. He works with destinations, hotels, and travel industry leaders to create customized hemp and cannabis strategies that mitigate risk and drive revenue. Brian is an international speaker and subject matter expert for the evolving cannabis and hemp opportunity in tourism. He has traveled and lived around the world, holds a B.A. from the University of California, Irvine and speaks several languages.
Amanda Reiman | Board Member
Dr. Reiman is the Head of Community Relations for Flow Kana, a branded cannabis distribution company. She is an internationally recognized cannabis expert and public health researcher as well as a leader in the field of cannabis as a substitute for alcohol and other drugs, having presented her research all over the world. Also an expert in cannabis policy on the local, national and international level, Dr. Reiman was the first Chairwoman of the Berkeley Medical Cannabis Commission and also sat on the Oakland Cannabis Regulatory Commission.
This event does not accept refunds