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IWC at SXSW: How To Cultivate a Canna-Career
March 16 @ 8:00 am - March 20 @ 5:00 pm
Looking for a career in cannabis is, for most, uncharted territory. Illinois Women in Cannabis, through community-building, programming, and advocacy work, has an in-depth understanding of Illinois’ newest business, with insight on everything from best market entry points to how to map a career trajectory. IWC will host a discussion to advise on navigating the cannabis job market and best practices for potential candidates.
- Amor Montes de Oca, Executive Director, Illinois Women in Cannabis
- Dina Rollman, SVP, Regulatory and Government Affairs, Green Thumb Industries (GTI)
- Carrie Armour, Principal at Armour Advocacy, Armour Advocacy
- Gina Gault, Community Outreach Specialist with RISE Dispensaries, Rise Cannabis Dispensaries
- Learn tips for starting your cannabis industry career
- Learn about occupations that transfer to the cannabis industry
- Learn about the top skills for working in the cannabis industry