Women all over the world are making their mark on the cannabis industry.
From starting new companies to pushing the envelope to change the status quo, we’re seeing the incredible work of female-identifying individuals in cannabis come to fruition every day.
As the cannabis industry continues to grow at a rapid pace, it’s important to ensure we are building a diverse and inclusive industry. So Vangst set out to determine how many female-identifying individuals are employed in the industry, and how many are in positions of leadership to see where the industry stands today.
We surveyed hundreds of cannabis companies throughout the U.S. to compile data on the following within the cannabis industry:
- Number of employees
- Number of female-identifying employees
- Number of female-identifying employees in a director or executive level position