As part of Women's History Month, we're happy to share some of the amazing and creative work being done by businesswomen who have taken the lead in the cannabis industry. Benzinga has invited these women, and many more, to the Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference on April 11-12 in Miami Beach.

Emily Paxhia: Industry Expert

Paxhia, founding and managing partner of Poseidon Asset Management LLC, launched the longest-running, cannabis investment fund along with her brother Morgan Paxhia. Active in investment decision-making and ongoing investment oversight processes, Paxhia works closely with her partners to create meaningful deal structures, ensuring that proper governance is carried out at the company level.

Gina Collins: An Expert Identifying Buyer Personas

Collins, chief marketing officer and brand strategist at Trulieve Cannabis Corp. (OTCQX: TCNNF), is a proven and award-winning brand leader with a long list of successes conceptualizing and executing marketing and communication strategies for preeminent organizations across a broad range of consumer categories. At the Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference, she will talk about how cannabis brands can identify buyer personas in a turbulent market

Kady Cravens: An SOP Expert

CEO and founder of, an interactive software that supports the cannabis industry, Cravens' background in all facility types allowed her to become an expert in compliance, employee training and SOPs as well as helping startups and existing cannabis companies with compliance and operating procedures.

Micallef, A Role Model For Female Executives In The Cannabis Space

Micallef is the founder and CEO of GABY Inc. (OTCPK: GABLF), a California-focused retail consolidator and the owner of Mankind Dispensary, one of the oldest licensed dispensaries in California. …

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