Grow Up Awards Gala

2023 Pioneer of Cannabis Award

There are many pioneers and change makers in the world of cannabis but only a few stand out as true Trailblazers changing nearly every aspect of the game through real action, involvement and advocacy. Today we pay tribute to one such individual whose Relentless commitment to Justice and Equity has made her a legend in the industry and a widely recognized Champion for the marginalized.

Cannabis Business Times

Power in Partnership: The Story of Simply Pure Trenton

With the launch of Simply Pure Trenton, Wanda James and Simply Pure licensee partner Tahir Johnson are bringing the Colorado brand to the East Coast.


7 Best Dispensaries In Denver

With the launch of Simply Pure Trenton, Wanda James and Simply Pure licensee partner Tahir Johnson are bringing the Colorado brand to the East Coast.

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December 31, 2023 The Denver Post The first 10 years of legal marijuana in Colorado were a wild ride. What will happen in the next decade?

December 28, 2023 Weed For Black Women 21 Black Women Owned Cannabis Stores To Visit In 2024

December 20 2023 Benzinga 35 Cannabis Innovators To Watch In 2024: Leaders Shaping The Green Revolution

November 21, 2023 CPR NEWS Diversity doesn’t happen in a vacuum’ – CU officials on school’s DEI quest

November 1, 2023 Cannabis Business Times: Power In Partnership: The Story Of Simply Pure Trenton

October 24, 2023 Denver Post : New Regents’ Policy Requires CU Boulder To Report On Annual Diversity Goals

October 19, 2023 MG Magazine: 8 Best-Rated Dispensaries in Denver

October 13, 2023 NJ.COM Hundreds attend N.J. cannabis event to network, get exclusive insights about industry’s future

September 26, 2023 NJ.COM Meet Wanda James, a cannabis trailblazer entering N.J.’s legal weed market this year

September 25, 2023 Yellowscene Magazine Colorado’s cannabis industry faces its biggest challenge since legalization

September 6, 2023 NJ.COM Legal weed pioneer Wanda James to keynote NJ Cannabis Insider’s Oct. 12 conference

August 31, 2023 Benzinga Social Equity Stories In Cannabis: Advocates Discuss Inclusion As Legislative Changes Loom

August 31, 2023 Herb 7 Best Dispensaries in Denver

August 7, 2023 Cannabis Industry Journal Trenton Makes The World Takes: A Q&A with Tahir Johnson, CEO of Simply Pure Trenton

August 7, 2023 Cannabis Now: Breaking boundaries is second nature to dispensary owner Wanda James.

July 5, 2023 Colorado Women Chamber’s of Commerce: Top 25 Most Powerful Women in Business

June 28, 2023 Colorado Politics: 7 former Denver mayoral candidates to help Mike Johnston transition into office

June 22, 2023 Marijuana Moment: Schumer Is ‘Confident’ Marijuana Banking Bill Will Pass This Session, According To Cannabis Entrepreneur Who Spoke To Majority Leader

May 15, 2023 NJ COM Several Cannabis Business Franchises Enter N.J’S Legal Weed Market

April 25, 2023 The Washington Post How to be a good weed tourist

April 20, 2023  CU Independent CU Independent Regents discuss future of weapons policy more students speak out

April 19, 2023 Axios Denver What Denver’s Black leaders expect from the next mayor.

March 10, 2023 Yellow Scene Magazine A coalition of bi-partisan Black leaders in Denver stands together to condemn anti-Blackness in the 2023 municipal elections

March 7, 2023 Cannabis Business Times New Jersey’s Burgeoning Cannabis Garden Set for Expansion

March 10, 2023 Green Market Report Beyond Social Media: How to Effectively Market Your Cannabis Company

March 3, 2023 Benzinga Pioneering Women In Cannabis: Honoring Their Achievements During Women’s History Month And Beyond

February 3, 2023 CU Boulder Today Energized crowd welcomes new African and African American studies center to campus

January 15, 2023 The Washington Post Efforts to Make Legal Cannabis Industry Equitable Are Falling Flat

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