—Nominations for Inaugural Cannabis Performing Great Awards Now Open—
DENVER (September four, 2019) ─ Cannabis organizations that are undertaking the most great for their communities and for the planet will be honored at A Gala to advantage Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains (PPRM) on Thursday, Oct. 17. Winners of the Cannabis Performing Great Awards will be announced at the occasion. Nominations are open now via Friday, Sept. 20. The fete is hosted by Cannabis Performing Great, Mason Jar Occasion Group and Irie Weddings & Events.
“We want to inspire, make and acknowledge cannabis organizations that are undertaking great,” mentioned Courtney Mathis, CEO of Cannabis Performing Great. “Our gala to advantage Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains is a good way to celebrate this neighborhood partnership, raise funds and celebrate organizations that are purposeful in the cannabis space. We want to make undertaking the ideal factor the simple factor, and have a great time undertaking it.”
“We are extremely grateful to be a portion of this meaningful occasion,” mentioned Whitney Phillips, Vice President of Communications and Brand Expertise for PPRM. “At Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains, our doors are open just about every single day simply because of the assistance and dedication of our neighborhood, and we’re humbled to see these organizations coming collectively to lift up our operate.”
At the Awards Gala, organizations will be recognized in 3 categories including Modify Maker: Making meaningful efforts to champion or contain justice and equity initiatives either inside the market or inside their enterprise operations Great Neighbor: Making an outstanding contribution in neighborhood engagement and outreach and Really like Your Planet: Measurably implementing sustainability practices inside their enterprise operations or facility. Industries can contain, but are not restricted to health-related, recreational, merchandise/brands, hemp, cultivation, legal, promoting, public relations, media, compliance and packaging.
“We are thrilled to be a portion of this occasion, it is really encouraging to see cannabis organizations across the globe assistance this optimistic wave of modify in the market,” mentioned Travis Howard, Founder of Shift. “Planned Parenthood is an integral portion of our communities and getting offered solutions to members of my family members and good friends more than the years, it is an organization we at Shift think in and want to assistance in any way we can.”
“It’s my duty to do this,” mentioned Julie Berliner, Founder & CEO of Sweet Grass Kitchen, on her assistance of PPRM. “I have the platform and I want to make a distinction. This is my way of applying enterprise to have an effect on optimistic modify. Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains supplies freedom via their education and overall health applications. Cannabis merchandise and the market that creates them also delivers private freedom.” Sweet Grass Kitchen created Double Chocolate 20:1 CBD:THC, with a portion of all sales goes straight to supporting PPRM.
Awards will be judged by an independent panel, composed of two external specialists, applying a researched, credible rubric. Every single judge will score each and every nomination type, and an aggregate of that score will be employed as the final determinant. The CDG Leadership Group will assessment all judges’ scores. Panel judges may well contain representatives from the retail, B-to-B, non-profit sectors, solution producers, third-celebration certifiers, academia and other stakeholders in the space.
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