It isn’t an uncommon belief that most young millennials stepping into the cannabis industry have had at least one personal experience with marijuana. Hope Wiseman opposes the stereotype of ganjaprenuers indefinitely by being the first African American woman to own a dispensary in the state of Maryland without a history of using cannabis recreationally herself. In her early 20’s, the young and educated Hope Wiseman sought no other than her mother to embark on her journey into the cannabis industry, and she’s only getting her feet wet!
For those of you who don't know, Mama Sailene is a force to be reckoned with in the cannabis community. As an industry veteran, Sailene's name rings bells amongst many on the social media scene for being a beautiful middle-aged woman who enjoys medicating and spreading positive vibes but her reputation and involvement in the cannabis community goes back as many as three decades. This woman has lived through the prohibition of marijuana like we all have but she has taken the lemons and made lemon kush while walking on eggshells to abide by state and federal laws.
When you mention the name 'Liv Alexander,' a couple of things may come to mind. To some, she may be recognized more for her characters in their favorite movies. Others may know her as the beautiful face of the popular instagram account, @weed.bae. Her name rings bells as an accomplished actress, a dominating ganjapreneur and an all around down to earth, hard working woman.
Ashley Manta has taken two of her favorite activities, combined them and perfected the craft of using cannabis as an aid to sexual pleasure. Her bright, bubbly personality and honest information makes her the ideal educator when it comes to sex and cannabis. Ashley Manta is the epitome of turning negatives into positives, using cannabis as a sexual stimulation and pleasure.
In October, we introduced you to a star college football player who decided to indulge in the canna-business industry. His story of using cannabis as medicine as opposed to the prescribed opioids by his school, Treyous Jarrells excelled as a football player and student at Colorado State University. Before he met the repercussions of his cannabis use by his coaches, Jarrells resigned from the CSU Rams and followed his passion of horticulture. However, his transition from being a star running back to a ganjapreneur was not smooth sailing.
The name "Lil Debbie" rings bells when it comes to her west coast hip hop bangers. The Bay Area native has been spreading her love for cannabis through her music and is now taking a leap into the marijuana industry as an idolized female ganjaprenuer. Lil Debbie is a go-getting, multi-talented cannabis advocate and ganjapreneur.
Can cannabis improve your athleticism? Stereotypically, marijuana tends to make people lazy and unmotivated but for Treyous Jarrells, cannabis is quite the opposite. Treyous has excelled as a football player from his younger years until he became a star player for the Colorado State University Rams, but has since retired his jersey to follow his ganjaprenuerial dreams and venture into the marijuana industry. An inspirational African American young man, Treyous Jarrells is a proud and responsible herbalist making a major impact in the cannabis industry.
Despite how the media may be twisting her story, altering her image or trying to ruin her reputation - Charlo Greene is holding her head high while still fighting prison time and for cannabis rights for the community.
In order to puff, puff, pass, you have to give the joint to the herbalist on your left. But, have you ever thought of giving marijuana to someone a little less fortunate? Joints For The Homeless is the ultimate herbalists perfect way to involve themselves in a charity effort.
There's thousands of edible marijuana treats out there to try, but not all of them are made legally or properly and lets face it; some of them just don't taste good! As an advocate that feels strongly about the importance of proper dosage and accurate measurements, Jeff the 420 Chef has shared his recipes, catered his food and taught classes to herbalists all over the country.
Last February, The Higher Content honored Brandy & Tres Johnson. Tres suffers from a rare congenital disorder called Diprosopus which causes all or parts of the face are duplicated. With no known cure and a short life expectancy, Tres has defied the odds, shocked plenty of doctors and made it to his 12th birthday with the amazing care of his mother, Brandy, his father, Josh, and brothers Trent and Nico.
Remember Brandy Johnson, mother of Tres who suffers from Diprosopus? We interviewed Brandy about her and her sons struggles to find adequate treatment for the rare disease he suffers from. Read Brandy's informative and passionate testimony of her experience being the mother to a son who suffers from Diprosopus and intractable epilepsy. Herbalists, activists and marijuana patients can relate to her emotional, factual plea to legalize cannabis.
You may have heard about the Alaskan news reporter who made headlines last year for quitting her broadcasting job on live television, concluding her final news segment by saying, "Fuck it, I quit!" Charlo Greene has been a phenomenal influence. As a the founder and CEO of both the Alaska Cannabis Club and GoGreene, she is an admirable ganjaprenuer and marijuana activist, loved and respected by the cannabis community.
As the cannabis community rapidly grows across the country and marijuana businesses pop up daily, the Boondock Alchemist stepped on the scene and shut the East Coast concentrate competition down! Boondock Alchemist is on his way to becoming one of the prominent extractors originating from the Northeast region of the Beast Coast.
An educated individual with a wide network of herbalists, Bobby Nuggz is a prestigious cannabis activist, journalist and event coordinator making major moves for the East Coast cannabis community. From writing about cannabis to organizing groundbreaking marijuana events, Bobby Nuggz is the true definition of a ganjapreneur.