April 19, 2017
Cabrillo Pavillion Arts Center
Santa Barbara, CA
Mountains of data have shown that the presence of women on founding teams or in the C-Suite is correlated with increased financial performance. Why are these companies thriving? What is unique about women’s approach to governing boards that leads to business growth? What can we learn to further support emerging women business leaders in our lives whether they be our co-workers, wives, sisters, daughters or ourselves?
The legalization of cannabis is a hot topic in California today. And yet, there is so much to learn than what we think we already know. Wednesday, March 15, we learned about the business of cannabis. Leading experts discussed the use of cannabis as medicine; starting a cannabis business; the laws supporting this alternative; and technology used to expand in this multibillion-dollar industry.