Miami was buzzing with activity at the recent Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference, and at the center of it all was Christine Smith, the founder & CEO of Grön. The stage was set for revelations and Smith did not disappoint.

"They really don’t know what they’re doing," she began, her voice resonating with the urgency and conviction of someone who's seen the tectonic shifts in the cannabis industry firsthand. It wasn’t just a casual observation, but a passionate plea for greater understanding and collaboration.

The discussion didn’t stop there. Smith is set to participate as a featured speaker at the upcoming Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference in Chicago on September 27-28.

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"I mean right now," she said, her tone veering towards incredulity, "I’m dealing with Oregon, and the OLCC [Oregon Liquor and Cannabis …

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