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On March 26th, the DMV region came together for the annual Women in Cannabis Awards Ceremony to recognize the incredible achievements of women working in the cannabis industry.  

First, we want to extend our deepest gratitude to all the women working tirelessly to blaze trails to break through the grass ceiling* in this dynamic and rapidly evolving industry. Your passion, expertise, and leadership continue to inspire us all. 

This year’s celebration would not have been possible without the generous support of our sponsors: BLAZE, Modern Luxury, Toker’s Guide, and DC Fray. Thank you for your commitment to empowering women in cannabis. 

The electric violin sounds from Asali McIntyre set the mood for a warm evening.  

We were fortunate to have the talented culinary team from Spilled Milk to cater the event. The delicious food and impeccable service enhanced the day’s experience for all attendees. 

Our appreciation also goes out to the incredible Defined by Design Events team, who worked tirelessly behind the scenes to ensure every detail was perfectly executed. 

A special thank you to Zoe Wilder for being our toastmaster for the evening. 







The Linda Greene Trailblazer Award wouldn’t be possible without Linda Greene. Thank you for honoring Khadijah by presenting her with the award. 

Finally, we are thrilled to announce and celebrate this year’s award winners: 

Maya Ligeon-Green – Budtender of the Year  







Hannah Clarke – PR and Journalism Excellence 









Courtney Davis – Policy Advocate of the Year  









Hope Wiseman – Retailer of the Year  









Christina Davis – Pathfinder Award  









Khadijah Tribble – Linda Greene Trailblazer Award 









Congratulations to these remarkable women! Their contributions and achievements are an inspiration to us all. 

To everyone who joined us for this unforgettable event, thank you. The future of cannabis continues to grow brighter thanks to pioneering women like you. 

*Credit for the term grass ceiling goes to Jacquie Cohen Roth. 

Click the link below to download all of our photos from the event.

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