Sustainable Development = Success for the Cannabis Industry

  I’ve been working on an exciting consulting project on Sustainable Development. It has the potential to shift the developmental direction the cannabis industry is headed. This blog comes out of the conversations about sustainability with my client, Catherine Drumheller as we create a service pitch tailored to this business sector. Read the post and

3rd Biennial Mother’s High Tea Speaker Announcement

The inspiring speakers at Mother’s High Tea share their experience and perspective in cannabis business and legalization, as well as share endearing family stories.  A first for Mother’s High Tea, an elected state official will give the keynote address this year!  Meet our wonderful and talented speakers!    Our keynote speaker is Republican Senator Beth Martinez

Are you coming to Mother’s High Tea?

You are invited to join 4&20 Blackbirds and the inspirational pioneering women  of cannabis legalization and business for the 3rd Biennial Mother’s High Tea! Mother’s High Tea celebrates the accomplishments of women on the forefront of cannabis reform and business. The biennial event creates speaking opportunities for accomplished women to share their perspective on the changing

Foria: Cannabis Sex Lube Review

Here’s my latest cannabis product review written for Elephant Journal. Take a peak! For those who love cannabis and love sex, the thought of combining the two is pretty titillating. Note: elephantjournal.com received these review items for free, in return for a guarantee that we would review said offering. That said, we say what we want—good and bad,

Operations Director at a marijuana testing lab

In April, 2014, I joined the team at Steep Hill Halent of Colorado, a marijuana testing lab.  The original Steep Hill Lab was founded in 2008 in Oakland, California and this year, the company  began expanding across the legalized states.  Steep Hill testing labs opened in Colorado, Washington  and Nevada with additional state locations in development. I enjoy

The Activist Heart Of A Ganjapreneur

FindingMissMJ.com, The Marijuana Classifieds, asked me to write a personal essay reflecting on legalization since January 1. Check out the site, the Mona Lisa logo is one of my faves in the cannabis scene. The first three months into the end of marijuana prohibition in Colorado and I still can’t sleep at night. My nerves

Best Styling of Hemp Couture Fashion Show

I coproduced the Hemp Couture Fashion Show at Seattle Hempfest. I was thrilled to showcase the best hemp clothing companies and designers I know on the runway at the largest cannabis event in the world.  Hemp Hoodlamb, Conscious Clothing, Taos Hemp Company and Earth Creations all presented beautiful and fresh looks for eco fashionistas.  

Letter of Recommendation for Show Production

A letter of recommendation from Ms. Pam Haley, the Seattle Hempfest Stage Coordinator I worked for producing the Hemp Couture Fashion Show this year.   Here’s my favorite part of the letter: “From my experience working with volunteers at Seattle Hempfest for 13 years, Susan Squibb is in the top ten workers of the hundreds

Seattle Hempfest event coverage in The Hemp Connoisseur

Seattle Hempfest event coverage  for The Hemp Connoisseur. See the published photos and article  at the magazine link. http://issuu.com/thcmag/docs/september2013_condensed This version includes a Best of Vendors coverage with unpublished event photos.I Lo Seattle Hempfest is the largest cannabis event in the world. This year’s Hempfest was the first since the passage of I-502, Washington’s marijuana legalization