To Be Blunt is hosted by cannabis activist, entrepreneur, and industry brand marketer Shayda Torabi. Join her weekly Monday's for a new episode featuring some serious cannabis industry heavy hitters laying down what's worked and what hasn’t when it comes to their marketing strategy. For anyone who is looking for some creative inspiration in a budding industry! Shayda will share her own journey building RESTART CBD to becoming a nationally recognized CBD brand, as well as feature leading cannabis marketers to tell their brands journey and story. I believe knowledge is power, and cannabis is powerful. Let’s light this conversation up!
025 How We All Can Be Cannabis Educated and Educators With Emma Chasen
[00:01 – 09:25] Emma’s Story and Passion for Educating People with the Power of Cannabis[09:26 – 26:55] How We All Can Be Cannabis Educated and Educators[26:56 – 34:03] The Cannabis Industry – A Consumer-Driven Industry[34:04 – 49:26] The Legal Side of...
024 Navigating Cannabis Social Media Restrictions with Grace Delgado
Grace Delgado is the Editor-in-Chief at Texas Cannabis Today. In today’s episode, Grace walks us through tips, strategies in how cannabis business owners, marketers, and influencers can navigate through the cannabis social media restrictions. [00:01 –...
023 Cannabis: How High Can It Grow, The Consumer VC Summit Interview with Catharine Dockery of Vice Ventures
Catharine Dockery is a founding partner at Vice Ventures, a seed-stage venture capital fund conquering stigmas and striving towards superior returns by investing in good companies operating in "bad" industries. Today's episode is special as I go back to...
022 Legacy Cannabis Brands and Marketing Artisanal Concentrates with Claudio Miranda
Claudio Miranda is the CEO and co-founder of the Guild Extracts. He has a background in the natural products industry, mastering brand marketing consultation, and advising startups. In today’s episode, Claudio gives us a peek at what it takes to build a...
021 Creating the Cannabis Brand of your Wildest Dreams with Harlee Case and Jade Daniels
Harlee Case and Jade Daniels are the Co-Founders of Ladies of Paradise. They specialize in branding, creatives, events, social media, and operate their own brand of pre-rolls called Lady Jays. In this episode, we talk about what it’s like being women in...
020 Cannabis Delivered and How COVID is Pushing Cannabis Forward through Technology with Zach Lipson
Zach Lipson is the Co-Founder & CPO at Dutchie. In today’s show, we dive into Zach’s story about how Dutchie is paving the way to online deliveries of cannabis products and how COVID is pushing cannabis forward through technology.[00:01 – 09:01]...
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Shayda and her guests are clearly very knowledgeable about cannabis and I enjoy listening to them talk about their experiences in this rapidly evolving industry. Marketing is a key aspect and learning about how they navigate this market is very interesting.
Super Informative and Fun Listen
Interesting guests. Shayda asks thoughtful questions that develop into good conversation, and the episodes are fun listens. Find the content to be thought-provoking and helpful as I launch my own CBD venture!
To Be Blunt is filled with excellent guests, fascinating topics, and the host has a beautiful voice!