Cannabis Leadership Awards 2021

Cannabis Leadership Awards

True Leadership

As the industry continues to knock down barriers, we at Fohse continue to applaud those who have gone above and beyond in answering the call with hard work, loyalty, and dedication.

Difference Makers

Cannabis Business Times and Cannabis Conference, with the generous support of FOHSE – Future of Horticultural Science + Engineering, are honored to present six cannabis industry professionals with the inaugural “Cannabis Leadership Award.”

Shoulder to Shoulder

Josh Malman, vice president of cultivation at Jushi Holdings Inc., leads by example and ensures his team knows what the goal is and how to achieve it.

Self-Guided Success

Lilach Mazor Power’s strong internal compass and willingness to take risks have allowed her to silence doubt and deftly lead the team at Arizona’s Giving Tree Dispensary.

The Yes Factor

Lume Cannabis Co. Chief Cultivation Officer Kevin Kuethe’s relentless positivity and incessant desire to learn, improve and give back to the community have enabled him to oversee the company’s breakneck growth at its Evart, Mich., facility while ensuring the team is ‘always smiling.’

‘Purposeful Policy’

Ngiste Abebe of Columbia Care is determined to right the wrongs of cannabis prohibition through legislation that expands access and prioritizes social equity.

Persistence Pays Off

Troy Meadows, co-founder of Legion of Bloom, is ‘steadfast in making the right decisions’ as he helps steer the company’s journey to sustainability and success.


How Glass House Brands Founder and President Graham Farrar’s determination and collaborative style inspire loyalty and drive financial success.