Lit & Lucid Podcast

Lit & Lucid Podcast

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Lit & Lucid Podcast Series aims to educate the consumer on various cannabis laws and regulations, best practices for consumption, and more. Discussing how entrepreneurs are utilizing the cannabis industry to pursue their dreams. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lit-and-lucid/support


E.70 - Transparency in the Cannabis Industry Ft. Seed & Smith
Nov 5 • 45 min
Tune in to Season 7 opener with Seed & Smith Dispensary in Denver, CO. We sit down with Robbie Wroblewski and Mike Lempert of S&S to learn more about what differentiates their dispensary from others in Denver. S&S focuses on consumer transparency offering…
E.69 CBD for Pet Wellness Ft. Pet-Ness
Oct 10 • 24 min
Tune in to Episode 69 to learn more about how to implement CBD into your pet’s health and wellness regimen. Learn from Co-Founder Jeremy Feldman and Brand Director David Nichols about the inspiration behind their brand and how our pets too can utilize CBD…
Sesh 2 – CBD Massage ft. Hand & Stone Massage
Oct 1 • 36 min
Tune in to the Lit & Lucid Podcast Sesh II where we give our listeners an added bonus episode in the season! In this “Sesh” learn from Spa Manager, Mark Infusino of Hand & Stone Massage and Spa in Englewood, CO. Mark dives into the science behind the…
E.68 #WhatsInMyWeed & Cannabis Sustainability Symposium ft. Ben Gelt
Sep 19 • 31 min
Tune in to Episode 67 to hear from Ben Chair, Board Chair of the Cannabis Certification Council about the upcoming Cannabis Sustainability Symposium on October 4, 2019 in Denver, CO which brings together industry executives, advocates, scientists and…
E.67 Full Spectrum CBD & CBG ft. Steve’s Goods
Sep 12 • 35 min
Tune in to Episode 67 to hear from the Founder of Steve’s Goods, Steve. Steve’s Goods specializes in full spectrum CBD and CBG products online and in stores across the U.S. Steve recognized the need for quality CBD in 2016 after being introduced to the…
E.66 – Shopping for Quality CBD Products ft. Maryam Henein
Sep 4 • 41 min
Are you feeling frustrated by the sheer number of CBD products coming online and unsure who to trust? Tune in to Episode 66 with Maryam Henein, Founder of the Honey Colony who offers tips to consumers looking to purchase CBD products. We had the pleasure…
E.65 – CBD Manufacturing with Katie Devoe of CBD Nationwide
Aug 22 • 30 min
We had the opportunity to connect with Katie at the World CBD Expo in Pasadena, CA on Saturday August 17th. Tune in to Episode 65 with Katie Devoe of CBD Nationwide as she discusses the importance of a legitimate CBD manufacturing source. Katie is a…
E.64 – Healing Power of Hemp ft. Brenda McChesney Mino
Aug 14 • 33 min
Tune in to Episode 64 to learn from Brenda McChesney Mino about her company Healing Power of Hemp product line that is being offered online and at Flourish Aveda Wellness the nation’s first fully integrated Aveda and CBD Spa, Salon, and Wellness Studio in…
E.63- CannaGrow Expo ft. Jessi Rae
Jul 30 • 32 min
Tune in to Episode 63 to learn from Jessi Rae of CannaGrow a bi-annual, two-day educational expo dedicated to the art and science of growing cannabis. This event is held on August 17-18th in Palm Springs, California. The expo brings together cannabis…
E.62- LA Cannabis News ft. Brian Weiss
Jul 23 • 34 min
Tune in to Episode 62 to hear from Founder of LA Cannabis News, Brian Weiss. Brian has a long standing background in the entertainment industry in California and decided to offer his skill set to cannabis. LA Cannabis News is the first localized cannabis…
E.61 – Hemp Education ft. Morris Beegle Hemp Advocate & Entrepreneur
Jul 16 • 34 min
Tune in to Episode 61 with Morris Beegle, Entrepreneur and Hemp Advocate. Morris introduces listeners to what hemp is and the benefits of the plant offers from CBD oil, to industrial hemp. Morris started the NoCo Hemp Expo in Colorado which is the world’s…
E.60 – PTSD, Veterans and Cannabis
Jul 3 • 48 min
Tune into Season 6 opener Episode 60 to hear from a panel of 5 guests discussing what PTSD is, how cannabis can help, and how Veterans are being effected by PTSD. Episode 60 was recorded at Lit Dispensary in Denver, CO with panelists: Dr. David Gordon,…
59 – Cannabis Marketing in Nevada ft. Rachel Zimbelman
Jun 27 • 45 min
Tune in to Episode 59 with Rachel Zimbelman, Founder/COO of Why Workshop in Las Vegas, Nevada. Rachel provides detailed insight into the landscape of cannabis marketing and branding in Nevada. She touches on common struggles brands face when in the…
58 – DC Cannabis for Small Businesses ft. Shara Gibson
Jun 20 • 33 min
Tune in to Episode 58 with Shara Gibson Founder & CEO of Caniventures a local business in Washington, DC providing business development services to entrepreneurs and small businesses looking to enter the cannabis industry. Shara also runs Local…
57 – High Speed Dining ft. Joel Haas
Jun 13 • 41 min
Tune in to Episode 57 with Joel Haas, comedian and sound production guru who has taken his career to a new level offering High Speed Dining. HSD is a dumbed down fine dining experience where Joel tackles over 500 restaurants across the country stoned. He…
56 – Cannabis Journalism ft. Andrew Matranga
Jun 4 • 35 min
Tune in to Episode 56 with industry publishing veteran, and college professor at the University of Denver, Andrew Matranga. Learn more about the importance of accurate and unbiased reporting in the cannabis industry from someone who’s been in the cannabis…
Sesh 1 – Cannabis Branding ft. Asa Goldstein
May 30 • 39 min
Tune in to our new series the Lit & Lucid Podcast “Sesh” offering listeners added bonus episodes to further educate consumers and entrepreneurs alike! Check out our first episode with Asa Goldstein recent college graduate of Elon University who majored in…
55 – CBD for Athletes ft. Treyous Jarrells
May 23 • 35 min
Tune in to Episode 55 with Treyous Jarrells a former CSU-Fort Collins running back and cannabis entrepreneur discussing the benefits of cannabinoids and CBD for athletes. Treyous is a strong proponent of utilizing plant medicine over prescription…
54 – Cannabis Consumer Institute ft. Jennifer & Toni Ioppolo
May 16 • 36 min
Tune in to Episode 54 with Cannabis Consumer Institute Founders Jennifer Ioppolo and Toni Ioppolo to learn more about why they chose the cannabis industry for their next business venture as well as offering insight into the cannabis market on the East…
53 - CBD Jelly Beans Ft. Jelly Belly Creator David Klein
May 9 • 30 min
In 1976 David Klein created the iconic Jelly Belly product, in 1980 David sold the rights to his company losing potentially millions of dollars in revenue as Jelly Belly is currently worth over $193 million. Over the next 20 years Klein was under a…
52- The Soil King ft. Patrick King
May 2 • 43 min
Tune in to Episode 52 to learn from The Soil King, Patrick King about the sheer importance of having quality soil and how he built a successful business around his soil products. Patrick also touches on legalization in California and the issues regarding…
51 – Ayurvedic Plant Medicine & Microdosing w/ Scarlet Ravin - Founder of White Fox Medicinals
Apr 25 • 29 min
Tune in to Episode 51 featuring Scarlet Ravin, Founder of White Fox Medicinals. Learn more about these ayurvedic inspired products that were created with the heart space in mind utilizing the powers of animal plant spirits to guide the branding and…
50 – Millennial Cannabis Entrepreneurs
Apr 18 • 38 min
Tune in to Episode 50 as we celebrate this milestone with our first ever LIVE Video Recording of the podcast – Millennial Cannabis Entrepreneurs panel discussion! Join in as we throw it back to our roots exploring millennials in the cannabis industry.…
49 – Green Genomix Cannabis DNA Testing with Jackson Rowland
Apr 11 • 28 min
Tune in to Episode 49 with Jackson Rowland, Founder and CEO of Green Genomix, Cannabis DNA Testing Kit. Learn more about this innovative product and why consumers will benefit from such testing. The Green Genomix DNA test uses your DNA to identify…
48 – CSR at Lightshade Dispensary ft. Joanne Madrid
Apr 4 • 39 min
Tune in to Episode 48 with Joanne Madrid, Manager of Marketing and Corporate Social Responsibility at Lightshade Dispensary in Denver, Colorado to learn more about the importance of a CSR program and how Lightshade is standing out amongst the crowd with…
47 – Canadian Cannabis ft. Keith Strachan of MediPharm Labs
Mar 28 • 27 min
Tune in to Episode 47 of Lit & Lucid podcast to hear from Keith Strachan, President & Director of MediPharm Lab Corps in Canada. Keith discusses the current legal cannabis market in Canada, as well as explains the drive behind MediPharm Labs and his…
46 – Best in Grow Workforce Management Tools Ft. Andrew Duffy
Mar 20 • 36 min
Tune in to Episode 46 with Co-Founder & CEO of Best in Grow, Andrew Duffy to learn more about the workforce management tools they have created as a way to make cannabis businesses more successful and easier to manage. We also discuss the mental resilience…
45 – Oregon’s Peak Extracts ft. Katie Stem
Mar 7 • 39 min
Tune in to Episode 45 with CEO of Peak Extracts Katie Stem to learn more about Oregon’s first adult-use edible producer licensed in Oregon and the #2 chocolate manufacturer in the state. Katie expands on Peak Extracts mission, how the company got started…
44 - Sensi Magazine + Cannabis Community Ft. Amanda Patrizi & Richard Guerra
Feb 26 • 41 min
Tune in to Episode 44 with Sensi Magazine’s Associate Publishers in Colorado Amanda Patrizi and Richard Guerra to hear more about Sensi’s mission to cultivate the new normal in terms of cannabis as well as learn more about the cannabis community Sensi has…
43 - American Israel Cannabis Association Ft. Sara Gluck
Feb 19 • 32 min
Cannabis research originated in Israel in 1964 by Scientist Raphael Mechoulam who was the first to isolate THC the main active principle of cannabis. The American Israel Cannabis Association (AICA) was created in 2015 to foster collaboration between the…
42 - Corporate Responsibility in Cannabis Ft. Marc Ross of Needle Consultants
Feb 12 • 37 min
Tune in to Episode 42 to learn from Marc Ross, Chief Instigator of Needle Consultants to learn more about what corporate responsibility is, why it’s important, and how cannabis companies should pivot and offer CSR in order to stand out amongst the crowd.…
41 - Cannabis Publication Emerald Magazine Ft. Christina De Giovanni
Feb 5 • 27 min
Tune in to Episode 41 of the Lit & Lucid Podcast to hear from Founder and Editor of The Emerald Magazine, Christina DeGiovanni. Learn more about Christina’s journey through the black market cannabis industry and the experiences that led her to where she…
40 - Cannabis Past, Present & Future Ft. Lucy & Jarrod
Jan 29 • 36 min
Tune in to Season IV opener of the Lit & Lucid Podcast with Co-hosts Jarrod Mason and Lucy Rose as they discuss the Past, Present, and Future of Cannabis in 2019. They dive into what they learned from past guests, a look into Season IV’s education, as…
39 - Sustainable Cannabis Ft. Aster Farms
Jan 8 • 30 min
Tune in to Episode 39 with Aster Farms located in California offering sun grown, sustainable cannabis to learn more about the importance of understanding the source of your products as a consumer. Hear from Sam Ludwig and Julia Jacobson to learn about the…
38 - GoFire Dosed Inhaler ft. Peter Calfee
Jan 2 • 34 min
Tune in to Episode 38 with the CEO of GoFire Inc., Peter Calfee to learn more about the innovative Gofire dosed inhaler created to provide consumers with accurately dosed and trackable consumption. GoFire also has created an app that allows consumers to…
37 - Creative Consumption Tools Ft. Josh Camitta & Sam Campbell of MJ Arsenal
Dec 21, 2018 • 30 min
Tune in the Episode 37 with Co-Founder Josh Camitta and Director of Marketing, Sam Campbell of MJ Arsenal. Learn more about the inspiration behind this creative consumption tool the Martian™ Bubbler. They also discuss the ups and downs of marketing online…
36 - Cannabis Compliance Software & Regulation Ft. Jordan Wellington CCO of Simplifya
Dec 14, 2018 • 33 min
Tune in to Episode 36 of the Lit & Lucid Podcast to hear from Jordan Wellington, Chief Compliance Officer with Simplifya. Learn more about Jordan’s extensive background in writing cannabis policy in Colorado’s early years of legalization. Most recently…
35 – Leading a Healthy Lifestyle through Cannabis ft. Greenhouse Healthy
Dec 7, 2018 • 28 min
Tune in to Episode 35 with Antonio and Heather DeRose, founders of Greenhouse Healthy. Heather and Antonio discuss how they utilize CBD and THC, as well as hemp into their daily lives to lead a healthier and more active lifestyle. The Greenhouse Healthy…
34 - Cannabis Deals Ft. Stephen Gold Co-Founder of The Daily Leaf
Dec 3, 2018 • 28 min
Tune in to Episode 34 of the Lit & Lucid podcast to hear from Stephen Gold, Co-Founder of The Daily Leaf located in Portland, OR. The Daily Leaf helps drive information to cannabis consumers so they can make an educated decision about the products they…
33 - Millennials and Employment in the Cannabis Industry Ft. Sara Howard and Sarah Boué
Nov 21, 2018 • 47 min
Tune in to Episode 33 with Sara Howard, HR professional with Blue Raven Training and Sarah Boué of Allay Consulting. Learn more about the millennials role in the cannabis industry as well as employment and management issues the cannabis industry is…
32 - #whatsinmyweed ft. Ben Gelt, Board Chair of the Cannabis Certification Council
Nov 14, 2018 • 43 min
Tune in to Episode 32 with Board Chair, Ben Gelt of the Cannabis Certification Council. Ben discusses the importance of the social movement #whatsinmyweed as well as the importance of sustainable cannabis and business practices for the future of the…
31 - Thoughtful Cannabis Consumption ft. Charles McElroy of Goldleaf
Nov 8, 2018 • 34 min
Episode 31 of the Lit & Lucid Podcast chats with Founder of Goldleaf, Charles McElroy. Charles recognized that the cannabis community was in need of a tracking system for cannabis consumption so he created the Patient Journal for easy journaling. Tune in…
30 - State of Cannabis Address with Jarrod & Lucy
Nov 1, 2018 • 37 min
Tune in to Episode 30 with co-hosts Jarrod & Lucy as they offer the “State of Cannabis” Address recapping on some of our favorite topics, expanding on subjects we’ve learned about so far, as well as offering insight into the industry from our point of…
29 - Cannabis Science Ft. Dot Colagiovanni Ph.D of Verra Wellness
Oct 16, 2018 • 32 min
Tune in to Episode 29 with Dorothy Colagiovanni, Vice President of Product Development at Verra Wellness located in Westminster, CO. Dot discusses Verra Wellnesses ups and downs when it comes to operating a successful cannabis business in the ever…
28 - Craft Cannabis Ft. Danny Sloat Founder of AlpinStash
Oct 12, 2018 • 31 min
Danny discusses the importance of craft cannabis including natural, organic inputs, special care of the plants by the cultivator, as well as ensuring the product is as clean as possible for consumption. Danny educates listeners on why consumer’s should be…
27 - Cannabis Testing & Strain Recognition Ft. Brad Bogus of Confident Cannabis
Oct 4, 2018 • 46 min
Tune in to Episode 27 with Brad Bogus, VP of Growth and Marketing with Confident Cannabis. Confident Cannabis is an online database for cannabis producers, processors, wholesales, and retailers to showcase and discover real time data on various products…
26 - Cannabis Art & Current Affairs, Ty Forto, Founder of Cannabiscapes
Sep 27, 2018 • 36 min
Tune in to Episode 26 of the Lit & Lucid Podcast with Guest, Ty Forto, Artist and Founder of Cannabiscapes. Ty discusses how he began integrating cannabis into his artwork creating the Instagram sensation Cannabiscapes. Ty also chats with Lit & Lucid…
25 - Cannabis Education Ft. Emma Chasen
Sep 20, 2018 • 36 min
Tune in to Episode 25 with Emma Chasen, Cannabis Educator in Portland, Oregon. Learn more about the importance of terpenes when choosing a cannabis strain, the critical role of budtenders, as well as some inspirational motivation for all the young…
24 - Building a Brand Ft. Aviv Hadar Founder of Oregrown
Sep 13, 2018 • 31 min
Tune in to Episode 24 with CEO and Founder of Oregrown Aviv Hadar who discusses the importance of building a reputable brand in the cannabis industry as well Oregrown’s unique athlete sponsorship program. —- Support this podcast:…
E.23 - Elderly & Cannabis Ft. David Spitz, Founder of Kind Love
Sep 6, 2018 • 50 min
Tune in to Episode 23 with David Spitz, CEO of Kind Love Colorado one of the oldest dispensaries in Colorado opening in 2010. David discusses the true importance of cannabis for medicinal purposes as well as how to talk to your parents/grandparents about…
22 - Branding Cannabis Ft. Jared Mirsky Founder of Wick & Mortar
Aug 28, 2018 • 28 min
Check out Episode 22 with Jared Mirsky, Founder & CEO of Wick & Mortar. Jared discusses how his background landed him in the cannabis industry starting the Online Cannabis Design in 2009 eventually transiting into Wick & Mortar which is the longest…
21 - Cannabis Law Ft. Rachael Ardanuy, Legal Counsel with RZA Legal
Aug 21, 2018 • 40 min
Rachael discusses the benefits of having good legal counsel on your side in the ever changing atmosphere of laws and regulations in the cannabis industry in Colorado. Utilizing her background in real state and will planning Rachael ensures that clients…
20 - Will Power ReGen CBD Protein Ft. Will Carr
Aug 14, 2018 • 36 min
Check out Episode 20 of the Lit & Lucid Podcast with Guest, Will Carr, Founder of Will Power Products. Will Power specializes in ReGen CBD protein powder. Tune in to learn more about the science of CBD and it’s health benefits, hemp as a future trend of…
19 - ICS Cannabis Compliance & Consulting Ft. Jenny Germano
Aug 8, 2018 • 42 min
Tune in to Episode 19 of the Lit & Lucid Podcast with Guest, Jenny Germano, Chief Executive Officer and Lead Cannabis Consultant for ICS Consulting Services. Learn more about cannabis compliance and why it’s important for your business, ways to boost…
18 - Sun Grown California Cannabis ft. Chiah Rodrigues of Mendocino Generations
Aug 1, 2018 • 43 min
Check out Episode 18 of Lit & Lucid Podcast with second generation cultivator, Chiah Rodrigues, founder of Mendocino Generations. MG is an alliance of over 60 farms in Mendocino County, California focusing on providing sun-grown, small-batch, sustainable…
17 - Sensi Day 2018 Ft. Cannabis Community
Jul 16, 2018 • 36 min
Check out the latest episode of Lit & Lucid Podcast recorded LIVE at Sensi Day 2018 at the Stanley Hangar. Hear from 15 cannabis companies, business professionals, and influencers in the industry. Learn more about their products, services, and…
16 - Cannabis + Neuroscience Ft. Tristan Watkins, Ph.D of Lucid Mood
Jul 15, 2018 • 59 min
In the latest episode of Lit & Lucid Podcast we dive deep into the neuroscience behind cannabis. Tristan Watkins, Ph.D Chief Science Officer of Lucid Mood covers his transition into the industry and how he is utilizing his background in neuroscience to…
15 - Cannabis + Fitness, Stay Ripped Apparel
Jul 10, 2018 • 25 min
Check out the latest episode of Lit & Lucid Podcast where we chat all things cannabis and fitness including the 420 Games in Denver with Stay Ripped Apparel from Chicago, IL. Stay Ripped discusses the challenges and successes as millennials owning a…
14 - California Cannabis Market Ft: Justin & Lyna
Jul 3, 2018 • 42 min
Episode 14 with Justin Simon of Cannabest Productions and Lyna Thompson, Co-host of “Hitting the Window” Podcast. Recording live from Hermosa Beach, California where we dive into the differences in the California cannabis industry in terms of production,…
13 - 2019 Denver Mayor Candidate Kayvan Khalatbari
Jun 20, 2018 • 38 min
Join us for Episode 13 with 2019 Denver Mayor Candidate Kayvan Khalatbari who discusses the importance of cannabis reform policy in Denver, the need for a more progressive administration, and how millennials can get involved in the grassroots efforts in…
12 - Videography & Story Telling Ft: Vincent Chandler & Andy Colwell, Founders of F/420Films
Jun 12, 2018 • 56 min
Join Lit & Lucid for Episode 12 with Vincent Chandler, Co-founder and Video Ninja with f/420films, & Andy Colwell, Co-founder and Director of First Impressions. Vincent and Andy discuss the importance of videography in today’s world as well as why they…
11 - Cannabis 101 with Jarrod & Lucy
May 31, 2018 • 42 min
Check out the latest episode of Lit & Lucid podcast with Jarrod and Lucy where we go back to the basics discussing important cannabis terms. Learn more about the difference between sativa/indica/hybrids, what makes a cannabis strain unique, terpenes,…
10 - Special Edition Ft: Ricardo Baca, Founder of Grasslands Agency
May 24, 2018 • 41 min
Check out the latest episode of Lit & Lucid Podcast with special guest Ricardo Baca, Founder of Grasslands Agency and veteran journalist in the cannabis industry. Learn more about his projections for the future of cannabis in the next five years, as well…
9 - Cannabis & Fitness Ft: Lamar Byrd Jr. Owner of Kush Pump & Kush Nutra
May 16, 2018 • 48 min
Episode 9 with Lamar Byrd Jr., Owner of Kush Pump, Kush Nutra discusses the benefits of utilizing cannabis for fitness as well as explores the advantages of CBD and how to properly dose for your body type. —- Support this podcast:…
8 - Cannabis Journalism Ft: Chloe Steerman, Publicist with Grasslands Agency
May 9, 2018 • 34 min
The latest episode of Lit and Lucid with guest Chloe Steerman, Publicist with Grasslands Agency, a public relations firm in Denver, CO. She provides insight on what it takes to enter into the cannabis industry, as well as why cannabis firms need public…
7 - Edibles, Dosing & Terpenes Ft: Paige Kazazian of Faro Kitchen
May 3, 2018 • 38 min
Paige Kazazian Owner of Faro Kitchen discusses cannabis infused edibles, proper dosing, terpene profiles and the entourage effect, as well as the ups and downs of entrepreneurship in the cannabis industry. —- Support this podcast:…
6 - Denver 420 Recap & Responsible Canna Social Use - Ft: Andrew Mieure of Top Shelf Budtending
Apr 25, 2018 • 43 min
Episode 6 with Andrew Mieure of Top Shelf Budtending discusses responsible social cannabis consumption in Colorado and how his company is paving the way for legalization. We also recap 420 events in Denver and how the holiday has evolved over the years.…
5 - Cannabis Marketing, Social Media, and Event Planning Ft: John Shute of PufCreativ
Apr 12, 2018 • 41 min
John Shute Co-Founder of PufCreativ discusses how he entered into the cannabis industry, his experience with cannabis marketing in California and Colorado, as well as social media and event planning tips in the biz. —- Support this podcast:…
4 - Canna Employment and Content Writing Ft: Kent Gruetzmacher, Co-Founder of Mac & Fulton Talent Partners
Apr 4, 2018 • 38 min
Kent Gruetzmacher, Co-Founder of Mac & Fulton Talent Partners, gives us the low down on recruiting for cannabis related jobs as well as the growing pains of operating a startup. We also dive into his experience with Maximum Yield/Hydrolife Magazine and…
3 - Cannabis, Yoga, and Wellness Ft: Lucy Rose of Greenlove Denver
Mar 26, 2018 • 31 min
Check out Lit & Lucid’s Episode 3 where we explore Greenlove Denver’s Light & Lit Yoga, mindful meditation, new and innovative products in the industry and how to introduce cannabis into your health and wellness routine. —- Support this podcast:…
2 - Cannabis Startups, PTSD and Millennial’s Ft: Hunter Garth of Iron Protection Group
Mar 15, 2018 • 38 min
Hunter Garth chats with Lit & Lucid about starting Iron Protection and growing into General Cannabis Corporation. We discuss the benefits of CBD for PTSD and how millennials are the future. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lit-and-lucid/support
1 - Educate, Inspire & Achieve ft. Cannabis
Mar 3, 2018 • 17 min
Join us in this Lit and Lucid journey of cannabis and dreams by learning how to incorporate cannabis into your daily lives, as well as diving deeper in to how millennial’s are pursuing their passions and sparking [that] fire. —- Support this podcast:…