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To Be Blunt: The Podcast for Cannabis Marketers

Shayda Torabi

To Be Blunt is hosted by cannabis advocate, 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!

Recent Episodes

055 Vape Industry Deep Dive (Vape Quality, Vape Crisis, PACT Act) and Nevada Cannabis Update with Tyler Prough of Rokin VapesJune 21, 2021 Episode artwork 054 Disrupting the National Cannabis Beverage Category with Blair Markell of CannJune 14, 2021 Episode artwork 053 Grass Attracts Snakes and a Whole Lot of Other Stuff About Cannabis You Should Know by Brett Puffenbarger of Good HighdeasJune 07, 2021 Episode artwork 052 Bridging the Cannabis as Medicine Conversation with Nurse Katherine Golden of Leaf411.orgMay 31, 2021 Episode artwork 051 How to Save the Terps and Why We Should Talk About Terpenes More with Jonathan Schwartz of BovedaMay 24, 2021 Episode artwork 050 What Does It Mean to "Build a Brand" with Matthew Herrold of Headstash Marketing and Good FeelsMay 17, 2021 Episode artwork 049 Manufacturing the Artisinal Cannabis Experience in Texas with Greg Autry of Sweet SensiMay 10, 2021 Episode artwork 048 Digging through the Canna BS (bull shit) with Kristen Yoder of Soil to the OilMay 03, 2021 Episode artwork 047 Vertically Integrated Marketing with Alexis Mora of Harborside GroupApril 26, 2021 Episode artwork 046 Marketing the Dispensary Experience with Robbie Wroblewski of Seed & SmithApril 19, 2021 Episode artwork 045 Cannabis Technology to Empower the Ecosystem from Consumer to Dispensary with Socrates Rosenfeld of Jane TechnologiesApril 12, 2021 Episode artwork 044 Conscious Consumers, Contextual Commerce, and Community Building with Varuni Palacios of Miss GrassApril 05, 2021 Episode artwork 043 Debunking Delta 8 and Sativa vs Indica with Andrew Marlatt of Pharmlabs TexasMarch 29, 2021 Episode artwork 042 Content Curation, Leveraging Influencers, and Going Viral on TikTok with Andrew Tychsen of Levo OilMarch 22, 2021 Episode artwork 041 A Lesson In Branding, Networking, Persuasion, and Pot with Jon Cappetta of High TimesMarch 15, 2021 Episode artwork 040 State Level Cannabis Advocacy with Jax Finkel of Foundation for an Informed Texas and Texas NORMLMarch 08, 2021 Episode artwork 039 Politics and Pot in the Pacific North West with Bess Byers of @ImCannaBessMarch 01, 2021 Episode artwork 038 The Power of Promotions and How Lightshade Dispensary Markets to Denver with Krista NicholsFebruary 22, 2021 Episode artwork 037 Securing Publicity and PR for your Cannabis Brand with Alice MoonFebruary 15, 2021 Episode artwork 036 Laura Morarity, SVP Marketing & Communications at LeaflyFebruary 08, 2021 Episode artwork 035 How To: Be a Boss Ass Female Cannaprenuer with Lauren Miele of KushKardsFebruary 01, 2021 Episode artwork 034 Texas' 87th Legislative Session and Advocating for Cannabis at a State Level with Ilissa NolanJanuary 25, 2021 Episode artwork 033 A higher standard: Organic Cannabis and Texas Hemp Farming with Sage HowellJanuary 18, 2021 Episode artwork 032 Creating Cannabis Experiences and What the Hell is Going on in Oklahoma with Miranda CummingsJanuary 11, 2021 Episode artwork 031 Top North American Cannabis Trends and Talking Canadian Cannabis Investing with Narbé Alexandrian of Riv CapitalJanuary 04, 2021 Episode artwork