We're Pleased to Announce the 2019 CannaTank Finalists
Weed like to announce the CannaTank finalists for 2019 4/20 weekend!
CannaTank is a contest designed to help cannabis entrepreneurs get off the ground with $1,000 in start-up assistance, business consultations and more.
This year a wide variety of business ideas were submitted for consideration. Our first round judges reviewed each idea and based scores on a few different criteria:
Is this idea unique/original?
Does this idea contribute to the community in some way?
Is this idea operation under local and/or federal laws?
Our top 5 applicants have been notified and now they have just a few days to prepare a “4 minute elevator pitch” to be delivered in the CannaTank Final Round taking place at 2pm in the Weedmaps Education Pavilion.
Daniel Wallace: DC Peace Cleaners
Tahir H. Johnson: CannaBison 1867
Ayanna Lawson: Front Row Travels
Candy Schibli: Interstellar Cannabanoid Coffee
Phil Hedgeman: Blunt Factz, DC’s Cannabis Game Show
See below for the full prize package and list of expert judges:
$1000.00 in start-up assistance
One-on-One business consultation with Denver Relief Consulting
One-on-One brand consultation with National Cannabis Festival's PR agency, High Street PR
VIP Pass for the NCF on 4/20
First Round Judges:
Harrison Baum, Daily High Club
Ice Dawson, AKA Cannabis Socialite, TheWeedHead.com
Rose Donna, The Dew Drop Inn
Ru Johnson, RouxBlack
Mark Nagib, Pink Fox
Ronit Pinto, Honeysuckle Magazine
Paul Saunders, Mezz Brands
Vanessa West, Metropolitan Wellness Center
Michael Bobo, Owner, National Holistic Healing Center
Marisa Escudero, Owner, Lucy’s Lozenges and 2017 CannaTank Winner
Kayvan Khalatbari, Partner, Denver Relief Consulting
Shanel Lindsay, CEO, Ardent Cannabis & Massachusetts Cannabis Advisory Board and 2016 CannaTank Winner
Come on out a cast your vote and help us select the 2019 CannaTank winner!