On this week’s episode of the Budding report, we are joined by co-founders of Canna World Expo Denise Mahaffey and Jessica Chandler as well as Will Car of Genesee Nutrition and Sunrise Supplements. The guests join our hosts Charles Horton, Melissa Nasits and Christian Shaw, MD, PhD, as we discuss the city of Los Angeles proposing a major change in course for cannabis business licensing and social equity.
Denise, a former national Director of Marketing, founded Mahaffey Enterprises, Inc. (MEI) in 2005 and in 2019 co-founded Trinity Global Enterprises, LLC, a public relations and media agency. TGE Research and TGE Media were also created to pioneer and grow emerging industries with marketing, PR and media. Through Mahaffey’s leadership, mass awareness of industries has ranged from IT and biotech to consumer and pet products, research, agriculture natural wellness and more.
Raised in a family of property developers, Jessica’s career in real estate began in her 20s. Her passion is buying and holding real estate as well as empowering women to pursue work-life balance by owning income producing property. She rose through the real estate industry honing her craft and became an accredited real estate investor. Jessica Chandler’s passion for real estate combines public speaking and an empowering educational program, Legacy Wealth Nation, that launches publicly January 2020.
Will is the founder of Genesee Nutrition and Sunrise supplements. As a college graduate with a degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering, he played professional basketball in South America. While there, he realized his mission of bringing the highest quality dietary supplements to market in America, utilizing the rich, nutritional benefits of hemp and CBD.