Burning the Grass Ceiling

October 23, 2019

Andrea Eriksson is joined by three influential entrepreneurs and experts in the cannabis industry to discuss the barriers facing women in their careers. This episodes guests are Julie Potestio, Co-founder and President of Freedom Cannabis; Laura McIlveen, Process Engineer at TechFibre Industries; and Katrina Ingram, Cannabis Consultant and local podcaster. Together they outline the barriers and assumptions that hold women back when pursuing a career in cannabis, and start the conversation to burn the grass ceiling.

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October 20, 2019

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