Dasheeda Dawson

Dasheeda Dawson

Guest Writer
The WeedHead™ | Cannabis Executive, Business & Digital Strategist

About Dasheeda Dawson

Dasheeda Dawson is The WeedHead™️ - a global cannabis advocate, award-winning executive strategist and author of top-selling workbook, How to Succeed in the Green Rush. An industry thought leader featured across multiple outlets, including a historic Times Square billboard, Entrepreneur.com, and Essence Festival, Dasheeda is the president of Flora Buffalo, a high-tech cannabis campus integrating innovative cannabis operations and community impact. She is a corporate cannabis cross-over spearheading the “rebranding” of cannabis as medicine for mainstream market adoption through industry-leading education, mission-driven advocacy and innovative business strategy. Additional affiliations within the industry include Chief Strategy Officer for Minorities for Medical Marijuana (M4MM).

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