Colorado To Cannabis Retailers: How We Doing?

COLORADO:  The State of Colorado wants to be a better partner it’s legally-licensed pot shops, and in an effort to better understand their needs has tapped the expertise of Clear Voice Research to conduct a first-ever research study.  Designed to help inform how the Colorado Department of Health and Environment can be a better partner to the state’s marijuana retailers, and make improvements to its Good to Know campaign, the state is scheduling 75-minute focus groups for April 10 and 11 across Colorado, and is seeking industry participants.  If you qualify for and complete the focus group you will be rewarded $60 cash.

Good To Know

The purpose of the study is to better understand customer experiences in predominantly recreational marijuana dispensaries across the state. For that reason, this survey be completed by staff members who work in the “front of house” and is responsible for handling customer interactions and transactions.

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Not you, but you think your staff would be interested? Please forward this email along to them.

Your time and participation are greatly appreciated! If you have any questions or problems with the survey, please contact Kate directly at kate.flaherty@clearvoiceresearch.com or at 303-895-3596.

The fine print: This survey is being conducted by ClearVoice Research, Inc. an independent research firm based in Denver, Colorado. ClearVoice Research respects your privacy and any answers or information you share with us will remain completely confidential. This email contact is for research purposes only. Nothing you share with us will ever be used for sales or marketing purposes.

Q&A With Mother’s High Tea Founder Susan Squibb

An MJ News Network Exclusive

Mother’s High Tea is a non-consumption event celebrating women and mothers in the cannabis community. Founded by Susan Squibb in 2011 to honor her own mother, this event is the longest running women’s cannabis event in the U.S. and the only one to welcome children.  MJ News Network had a chance to speak with Ms. Squibb, just days before the big event. 

Q: What are you trying to accomplish with Mother’s High Tea?

A.  Mother’s High Tea, is the signature social event for the cannabis advocacy and business communities. It is a family friendly, public high tea, designed to normalize legalized cannabis and those who work in the cannabis industry and advocacy arenas.  

Q. You’ve been hosting the event for Colorado’s cannabis industry for some years, how’s your mission, and the cannabis industry you serve, changed?  

A. The first Mother’s High Tea was in 2011.The industry has developed and changed a lot since then. My mission was to create a feminine, family friendly event for women in the cannabis community.  The signature parts of Mother’s High Tea is an educational speaker program, fun, creative activities for all ages, tea cups and tea and unique social time with friends, family and colleagues.

Q. Beyond your annual Tea, is the MHT organization active throughout the year?  

A. Mother’s High Tea is an event that fosters the community of women who work in cannabis business or advocacy. It is planned by a committee of talented women! Most of us have full time positions outside of the planning community.  

Q. Are you looking for volunteers or sponsors? 

A.  We need volunteers and sponsors for the spring tea party! The Fifth Annual Mother’s High Tea is right around the corner on Friday May 12. The sponsorship drive starts in February!