Devin Alvarez of Straight Hemp


On this week’s episode, Brandon has CEO Devin Alvarez of Straight Hemp join the show! Devin is another founder who’s part of the Canopy Boulder accelerator and he’s attacking the world of hemp in a new, quality-driven way. We all know hemp is fast growing industry, but this week you’ll learn what hemp products are really selling well, why some consumers still like shopping in-person, and how to really compete and win in the crowded hemp market. Devin isn’t alone in trying to build a business in hemp, but with the resources and support of Canopy, he’s taken massive leaps very quickly with his business. Brandon and Devin dive into the founder experience at Canopy, raising capital in this environment, and why quality will win in the end. Learn what it’s like being a young founder in cannabis; and tune in, listen up, and get acquainted with Devin and Straight Hemp!

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