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THE MUST-ATTEND EVENT FOR CANNABIS MINDED ENTREPRENEURS...
TALK. HUSTLE. CONNECT. 2019
This fall, join Texas' premier gathering of cannabis entrepreneurs, canna-curious startups and ecosystem builders for inspiring talks, panels and a new twist on the cannabis industry.
The T.H.C. conference is designed specifically for today's brightest and boldest individuals in the cannabis industry. Even if you're "canna curious" you'll hear and learn more about the industry in this action packed conference. The countdown begins...it's time we change the narrative
THE MUST-ATTEND EVENT FOR CANNABIS MINDED ENTREPRENEURS...
TALK. HUSTLE. CONNECT. 2018
This fall, join Texas' premier gathering of cannabis entrepreneurs, canna-curious startups and ecosystem builders for inspiring talks, panels and a new twist on the cannabis industry.
THE MOST "HIGHLY" ANTICIPATED CANNABIS EVENT OF 2019
Hi, I'm Rick and I'm a recovering anti-cannabi...but watch the video to hear and learn more.
THE MOST "HIGHLY" ANTICIPATED CANNABIS EVENT OF 2018
Hi, I'm Rick and I'm a recovering anti-cannabi...but watch the video to hear and learn more.
OUR ELEVATED SPEAKER LINEUP
An inspiring lineup of speakers with proven track records for success, in and out of the cannabis industry. Prepare to have your perspective shifted and your assumptions challenged during these candid talks by renowned cannabis and business thought leaders.
  • Rick Martinez, Founder & CEO, Green Seed Cannabis Accelerator 
As a veteran, registered nurse, writer and successful entrepreneur, Rick brings a wealth of experience – and tremendous passion – for impacting lives. His story begins in the US Army, where Rick enlisted from 1988-1990. He soon earned his BSN degree from the University of the Incarnate Word and became a registered nurse (RN). After several years in nursing, Rick’s entrepreneurial spirit kicked in and in 2001 he bootstrapped started his first business. He is now Founder and CEO of Green Seed Cannabis Co. 

Our mission is advocate, educate and connect to break and end the stigma around cannabis.
  • Caleb Simpson, CEO of HempDaddy's Therapeutics
Caleb is the co-founder of Bearded Brothers energy bars. He has seven years experience growing a successful consumer packaged goods company that is currently available in 2,000 locations nation-wide including Wal-Mart, REI, and Whole Foods.

In 2018 Caleb decided to start a new venture. Having dealt with enormous amounts of stress related to the business, as well as chronic inflammation from ultra running, Caleb looked to CBD for healing.

Come find out how a "traditional" entrepreneur changes gears and enters (and succeed) in a non-traditional business.
  • Iris Gonzalez, Founder of StartupsSanAntonio.com
Iris Gonzalez writes about tech, cybersecurity, and bioscience startups, launching StartupsSanAntonio.com in early 2018 to document the exciting growth in San Antonio's startup scene. 

From working with busy CEOs in sharing their stories to publishing news about the first cannabis accelerator in Texas, Iris helps innovators who are making a difference -- using the power of the written word. 

So how does a cannabis a entrepreneur harness the power of publications to spread their message and create virality in traditional media? Join us and find out!
  • Amber Savage, RN, Founder of UNRXD.com
From humble beginnings, bouncing around the foster care system from the age of 9 to 14, she developed a fighter spirit and has zero qualms with standing up for what is right. Through it all she has managed to keep an amazingly positive outlook on life and has a way of speaking through to the spirit of people. 

"A. Savage RN" by signature design and a registered member of the ACNA (American Cannabis Nursing Association) since 2016 and a proud advocate for the medical benefits of cannabis, she had decided enough was enough.

Her story is just beginning as she has had to not only battle the stigma, but also the fact that she is a female minority in a VERY conservative state. 
  • Charles "Charlie" Rodkey, CBD and cannabis pioneer
Charlie is a true cannabis pioneer. After co-founding one of his states first brick and mortar CBD stores (and then another!) Charlie realized that sometimes in business the battles don't always happen externally. Often, in business, the biggest challenges come from within.

Come listen to his journey through trials and tribulations through the cannabis startup world and hear what he's doing next.

The phrase "pioneers get the arrows, settlers get the land" may finally be put to rest in his compelling and riveting share about life as a cannabis entrepreneur.
  • Wendy Askew, M.D. The "Sexpert" and Marijuana MD
Think it's easy being a practicing physician in a very conservative part of the U.S. with the tag-name "The MJ MD"?

How about all that AND having served in the US Armed Forces for over 11 years.

How about that AND you are a vocal advocate and proponent for medicinal marijuana use in an uber conservative area.

Dr. Askew doesn't just share or talk about the medicinal benefit of CBD and marijuana she also talks about her incredible journey from US Air Force physician to "The MJ MD".

You won't wanna miss this folks.
  • Mario Martucci, Cannabis Digital Marketing Expert
With a variety of experiences in the business world and an MBA, Mario is a sales professional with an expertise in applying Lean and Six Sigma Techniques to improve business results.

But that's bot why he's special to cannabis operators.

Having worked with cannabis operation his curiosity was peaked as more and more companies had difficulties with 'traditional' marketing efforts on platforms like Facebook and Mario has been able to successfully "crack the code" and achieve successes for his clients where most experts have failed.

In his engaging talk you'll learn about his journey in this very unique industry and some of his trade secrets to digital marketing mastery.
  • Bert Quintanilla, Medical Cannabis of Texas nonprofit association
An entrepreneur and development executive, Bert has developed targeted strategies to develop revenue, funds, investments to several profit and nonprofits; provided direction and guidance to company officers and board members. He has constructed effective public and private partnerships and is recognized for his interactive, facilitating roles and his ability to work well with diverse, organizations and multi-stakeholder groups. 

Current development projects include being a founding member of the Medical Cannabis of Texas nonprofit association and a member of the "Do No Harm" Political Action Committee. 

His 5 years of legislative experience comes from serving as chief of staff to a Representative and Chairman of the Public Health Committee of the House of Representatives. He has been recognized as an advocate for legislative awareness for water issues. 

His accomplishments included developing targeted strategies and polices for the expansion of Q Production’s music market share. He developed additional revenue streams by entering into agreements with Bank One, Warner Bros, and NASCAR, national cloths line, an International television show and multiple “Selena” license agreements 
  • Javi Cano
Javi Cano, Director of Demand Generation, Liquid Web

Javi has been marketing technology solutions for over 10 years. He’s advanced his marketing expertise while developing varied, comprehensive, and inventive strategies for startups, mid-size and enterprise organizations across the country. Javi grew up in the Rio Grande Valley and moved to San Antonio to attend St. Mary’s University where he earned his BBA in Marketing and MBA from the Greehey School of Business. In his current role, he focuses on integrated targeted marketing campaigns to SMBs.

Earlier this year, Javi identified a unique trait among a burgeoning set of new customers at Liquid Web. Many of these new customers were CBD merchants who experienced pain points around their previous host, merchant processor, or e-commerce platform provider. Javi and CBD- cannabis experts worked with the eCommerce pros at Liquid Web and their connections to merchant processors to develop a unique solution for this high-growth market. 

Javi's expertise and deep dive into high risk merchant processing for CBD entrepreneurs make this talk a 'must see' for anyone who is considering or already in the business of retail/e-com CBD sales. 
  • Todd Hargroder, Founder, President & CEO at ADI Rides
Beating the odds.

A quadriplegic since his late teens Todd let's nothing stop him. After creating, building then selling his company he continues to inspire all those who he meets.

Todd shares some of the challenges of his journey and especially how he has battled through demons most of us would have crumbled under. This quote describes his journey and message: 

"The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy." Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • Panel Discussion
An engaging Q and A with all our experts you'll get to ask, hear, learn and answer your most pressing questions around and about the industry direct from the experts!
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OUR ELEVATED SPEAKER LINEUP
An inspiring lineup of speakers with proven track records for success, in and out of the cannabis industry. Prepare to have your perspective shifted and your assumptions challenged during these candid talks by renowned cannabis and business thought leaders.
Rick Martinez
Founder & CEO, Green Seed Cannabis Accelerator program
Caleb Simpson
CEO of HempDaddy's Therapeutics
Iris Gonzalez
Founder of StartupsSanAntonio.com
Wendy Askew, M.D. 
The "Sexpert" and Marijuana MD
Amber Savage, RN
Founder of UNRXD.com
Charles "Charlie" Rodkey, 
CBD and cannabis pioneer
IS TALK. HUSTLE. CONNECT. FOR ME?
We cater to cannabis entrepreneurs at every stage of their journey — whether you’re just starting out or have been in business for years. At Talk. Hustle. Connect. , we welcome:
First-Time Canna-Business Builders::: 
  • Build the skills you need to establish your business
  •  Find a welcoming community 
  •  Interact with supportive mentors and advisors
Ambitious and Canna-Curious Folks:::
  •  Maybe you're simply curious, you've heard about the opportunities or simply want to find out more or how to get involved
  •  Either way you’ll benefit from learning the strategies and tactics that experts in the field are using.
  •  Learn HOW this industry is happening AND growing in Texas (of all places!)
  •  And more...
Well-Established Canna-Business Owners:::
  •  No matter how long you’ve been in canna-business, you’ll still need a spark now                   and then to ignite the idea that will become your next great accomplishment.
  •   At T.H.C, you’ll find a community of stimulating experts and innovators who                          challenge the status quo and push you to take action.
WE MAKE YOUR DREAMS TURN INTO REALITIES
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WHAT TO EXPECT AT 
TALK. HUSTLE. CONNECT.
Make Connections
Multiple opportunities to connect with like-minded cannabis entrepreneurs, mentors and thought leaders so you can spark valuable new relationships.
Learn New Skills
With several sessions to choose from, you’ll leave prepared to take the next steps that will grow your business faster or take the first step into the cannabis rush.
Build Friendships
Alone you go fast, together you go far. New friendships can propel you on a lifelong journey to canna success. One of the most powerful elements of conferences like T.H.C.
Have Fun
Score an invitation to an evening networking event and cocktail hour and celebrations in some of San Antonio’s coolest venues.
WHAT TO EXPECT AT 
TALK. HUSTLE. CONNECT.
Make Connections
Multiple opportunities to connect with like-minded cannabis entrepreneurs, mentors and thought leaders so you can spark valuable new relationships.
Learn New Skills
With several sessions to choose from, you’ll leave prepared to take the next steps that will grow your business faster or take the first step into the cannabis rush.
Build Friendships
Alone you go fast, together you go far. New friendships can propel you on a lifelong journey to canna success. One of the most powerful elements of conferences like T.H.C.
Have Fun
Score an invitation to an evening networking event and cocktail hour and celebrations in some of San Antonio’s coolest venues.
Ultimate Summit Conference
Event Schedule
May 5th @ 1pm
1pm - 2pm
How To Convince Influencers To Promote Your Products
Jason Deluca
CEO, Media Conquer
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2pm - 3pm
How To Convince Influencers To Promote Your Products
Jason Deluca
CEO, Media Conquer
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3pm - 4pm
How To Convince Influencers To Promote Your Products
Jason Deluca
CEO, Media Conquer
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4pm - 5pm
How To Convince Influencers To Promote Your Products
Jason Deluca
CEO, Media Conquer
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WHAT'S ALL THE HYPE ABOUT?
HEAR FROM OTHERS
_________
The people I met were very willing to give information and talk about the industry. You (guys) knocked it outta the park.
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Kelly Smith

Founder, Green Frog Promotions
_________
My biggest takeaways were "thinking outside the box" and that "good is better than perfect", I got my plan down and I'll be hitting it hard over the next couple of weeks."

Janessa Chavez

Attendee and soon to be cannaBiz owner
_________
I picked up business strategies and information I can take and apply it to my business right now. Thank you for a great experience!
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Cody West

Owner and CEO, Cloud Deserts
WHAT IS ALL THE HYPE ABOUT?
HEAR FROM OTHERS
 The people I met were very willing to give information and talk about the industry. You (guys) knocked it outta the park.
Kelly Smith
Founder, Green Frog Promotions
 My biggest takeaways were "thinking outside the box" and that "good is better than perfect", I got my plan down and I'll be hitting it hard over the next couple of weeks."
Janessa Chavez
Attendee and soon to be cannaBiz owner
 I picked up business strategies and information I can take and apply it to my business right now. Thank you for a great experience!
Cody West
Owner and CEO, Cloud Deserts
ARE YOU READY TO MAKE AN IMPACT?
Reserve Your Tickets Now And Be a Part of the Modern Cannabis Movement
Saturday October 20th, 9am-5pm San Antonio, Texas
Location TBD (announcement soon!)
SUPER EARLY BIRD PRICING
$
99
SOLD OUT
Only 25 tickets available at this price.  
"Super Early Bird" pricing will expire on September 11, 2018 or when all 25 tickets are claimed.
  • Full Access to All Speakers
  • Full Access to After Event "The Elevated Mixer"
  • Being Able To Tell Your Friends You Were Here!
 Early BIRD PRICING
$
199
Pricing expires on September 30th, 2018 
(( Price goes to $210 on October 1st))
  • Full Access to All Speakers
  • Full Access to After Event "The Elevated Mixer"
  • Being Able To Tell Your Friends You Were Here!
Regular price
$
275
Even at this price you'll receive MASSIVE value!

  • Full Access to All Speakers
  • Full Access to After Event "The Elevated Mixer"
  • Being Able To Tell Your Friends You Were Here!
Normal Ticket Price: $210
Early-Bird Tix: Just $149
Only 20 More Tickets Left At This Price!
  ** Talk. Hustle. Connect.  gatherings are non-consumption events. We do not condone consumption of cannabis on the premises of our events **
TALK. HUSTLE. CONNECT. 2019 FAQ's...
 What are the dates of the "T.H.C. 2019" Event
This is a 2-day event happening November In San Antonio, Texas.

There is also a special VIP dinner the day before the event on which you may choose to add to your experience, provided seats are still available. You will have the opportunity to add the VIP dinner after securing your main event ticket.
What is the venue for the event?
We are still in the process of contracting with a venue in San Antonio.  We will make a formal announcement as soon as the venue is secure.
Can anyone attend this event?
Yes, if you want to learn more about the cannabis industry, especially if you are a cannabis entrepreneur or startup,  then T.H.C. 2019 is for you!
Can I Bring My Spouse Or A Guest?
Yes of course! Just please note, because there is limited seating, every person must purchase a ticket to enter the event.
Can I Get A Refund If I Can't Attend?
Because of the limited availability of seats for T.H.C. 2019, you will need to notify our office 30 days prior to the event if you're unable to attend.
For more info or other inquiries::: 
P: (210) 906-8895 or 
E: Lisa@GreenSeedCanabisCo.com
ARE YOU READY TO MAKE AN IMPACT?
Be a Part of the Modern Cannabis Movement
Saturday October 20th, 9am-5pm San Antonio, Texas
Location TBD (announcement soon!)
For more info or other inquiries::: 
P: (210) 906-8895 or 
E: hello@wellnessprojectrx.com
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