THE NDICA EVENT
The social equity plan is a game changer for the cannabis industry, LA and POC. For the first time in history, POC will play a large role in the largest market in one of the largest industries.
Cannabis Commissioner for the City of Oakland and Co-Founder of Hood Incubator
NDICA VP of Strategic Partnerships and Alliances Cannapreneur, Activist, Maryland
Founder NDICA and Women Abuv Ground
NDICA Director of Community Relations LA
Exec. Director of Cannabis Consumer Coalition/ NDICA Vice Chair & Co-Founder of TCMS Global
If you’re observant, you may look around you while in a dispensary and notice that the majority of the people behind the counter are white. You may also notice that the majority of the people in articles about the cannabis industry, as well as owners of cannabis businesses, are white — even in a state like Colorado where 21% of residents identify as Latino. On U.S. census and other government forms, Latinos or Mexican-Americans have the option of identifying as white, too, so this number may actually be low…