President, Minority Cannabis Business Association
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM - Cannabis Reform Stops Short: Why We Can’t Let Social Justice Get Lost
Shanita Penny M.B.A. is an internationally recognized cannabis advocate, management consultant, and entrepreneur with extensive experience helping Fortune 500 companies and startups solve complex issues and improve business performance. In 2015, she founded Budding Solutions to change the perception of cannabis on a global scale. Shanita has supported and coached cannabis advocates, business professionals, entrepreneurs, and policy-makers throughout the country to get results. She works with clients to create and grow compliant, successful cannabis businesses and empower them to positively impact the burgeoning cannabis industry and communities. Shanita serves as the President of
the Minority Cannabis Business Association.