There were many valuable and appreciated Activists who were represented at the Cannabis Business Awards in Denver, Colorado last night.
The Cannabis Business Awards features industry power players including CEO and Founder Chloe Villano, an entrepreneur featured in People Magazine’s “Marijuana Millionaires.” As one of the first and most sought-after consultants in the industry, Villano was the first executive to receive full accredited approval from the Department of Higher Education for her cannabis school Clover Leaf University. LINK
Undoubtedly the Star of the show was Alexis Bortell, who won “Most Influential Individual” for 2017. Alexis is suing General Jeff Sessions “not for money but for freedom”! You can view the video of her acceptance at this LINK.
The suit aims to prove that the Controlled Substances Act, the statute governing federal drug policy, is unconstitutional as it relates to marijuana, according to Alexis’ attorney, Michael S. Hiller. LINK
In 2016 Wayward Bill won the Lifetime Achievement Award and has attended and participated in each yearly event since it began in 2012. The following pictures he gathered while attending last nights ceremony.