Stephen Verbeek will share key pieces of advice on how to navigate ever changing consumer demands in the cannabis industry. Using the data and experience acquired by Hello Cannabis as a one of the global leaders in the medical / recreational cannabis distribution network, Stephen will candidly share his insights on what worked and what failed elsewhere over the previous 6 years.
About Stephen Verbeek
Stephen Verbeek is the President of Hello Cannabis and is one of prominent individuals involved in the roll out of the Canadian legal cannabis industry. This experience led to a personal mandate to educate and empower other leaders globally. Hello Cannabis has been represented at over 10 countries to date. Stephen is a contributing author to numerous medical cannabis courses (Michener Institute/UHN/), a member of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, National Cannabis Working Group, and industry advisor . Hello Cannabis started one of the first medical cannabis clinics in the world now servicing over 6200 patients with 70 referring physicians. His current focus is product development, global distribution, and retail stores. Hello Cannabis was privileged to be one of the first stores to distribute cannabis legally in Canada. In 2019 they were the highest peer reviewed brand and exceeded $14M CDN sales in 1st year.