Industry Spotlight


Celebrating Women in the International Cannabis Industry

By Anne-Marie Fischer | March 8, 2019

Today is International Women’s Day! While we celebrate the incredible women in the cannabis industry everyday here at Oov, this holiday offers us a special opportunity to highlight some fierce women who are changing cannabis and the world!   While there are many canna-wins to celebrate in North America, women […]

Industry Spotlight: Stephanie Hua

By Anne-Marie Fischer | October 17, 2018

Recently, we had the pleasure of chatting with Stephanie Hua about her journey from foodie and photographer to her newest endeavor, Mellows: artisanal low-dose infused marshmallows. Stephanie’s new book about infused foods, Edibles: Small Bites for the Modern Cannabis Kitchen, came out on November 6th. Oov: What did you do […]

Culture, Conversations & Cannabis

By Jennifer French | October 15, 2018

As recently as last year, nobody who knew me would have believed I’d end up in the cannabis industry. I had spent 15 years working myself into the ground in the corporate world, trying to fulfill the aspirations my stereotypically controlling Asian parents had for me: to be a successful […]

Industry Spotlight: Solonje Burnett of Humble Bloom

By Anne-Marie Fischer | September 26, 2018

Solonje Burnett-Loucas is a co-founder and cannavist at Humble Bloom. She believes that we can shatter stereotypes and poor business practices through culture curation and by providing the industry with more access to strategic branding, education, advocacy, and inclusive community experiences. As a culture consultant, she creates innovative workplace conferences, designs and implements D&I plans, […]

Industry Spotlight: Kelley Bruce of CannaMommy

By Anne-Marie Fischer | August 23, 2018

A pregnant woman at a dispensary? Kelley Bruce has been there. Ms. Bruce’s pregnancies were not what some would call “easy.” Every pregnancy is unique, but Kelley was suffering. During her first pregnancy, she was diagnosed with Carbamoyl phosphate synthetase I deficiency (CPS). Her second pregnancy brought with it severe morning […]

Windy Borman Producer of “Mary Janes: Women of Weed”

By | May 6, 2018

I had the pleasure of meeting Windy Borman at the Mill Valley Film Festival during the screening of her documentary Mary Janes: The Women of Weed. At the time, I had no idea what the film was about, but can distinctly remember the hairs on my entire body standing up […]

Dee Dussault of Ganja Yoga on The Oov Sesh – Ep 7

By | April 27, 2018

LIVE on Instagram Stories every Wednesday at 10am PST Episode 7 we sesh with founder of Ganja Yoga, Dee Dussault.  Check out her industry spotlight and follow her on Instagram @ganjayoga or visit her on the web at

Dee Dussault of Ganja Yoga

By | April 24, 2018

Dee Dussault is the first yoga teacher to publicly offer cannabis-enhanced yoga, and she’s taught thousands of students in over a dozen states over the past nine years. A seasoned practitioner of twenty-three years, Dee is also an international speaker and the author of the Harpercollins book, ‘Ganja Yoga.’ Her […]

Bethany of Falcanna Farms

By | April 7, 2018

It’s likely you don’t see a photo of a woman smoking a joint while holding her pet falcon every day.  It’s also likely you don’t know many female growers – because there just aren’t that many of them.  So we wanted to pause for a moment and give this canna-boss […]

Minelli Eustasio-Costa Joins on The Oov Sesh – Ep 6

By | April 5, 2018

LIVE on Instagram Stories every Wednesday at 10am PST I sesh with cannabis yoga instructor Minelli Eustasio-Costa. Follow her on Instagram at @yogawithminelli Check out Minelli’s industry spotlight too!