We just launched the first Elementa event in Canada on May 29, 2018!!!
Ellementa is the fastest growing women’s network focused on health, wellness and Cannabis!
PAMELA HADFIELD, Hellomd
Pamela Hadfield is a tech entrepreneur and co-founder of HelloMD, the largest online community of health and wellness cannabis consumers. After treating her debilitating migraines with cannabis successfully, Pamela launched HelloMD, initially as a telehealth service designed to connect medical cannabis patients with doctors from the privacy of home. After finding immediate success in the market, HelloMD expanded to include community, educational content and now product sales. As a leading female executive and spokesperson for one the fastest growing industries in the world, Pamela has been featured in Forbes, The New York Times, Elle, Rolling Stone, ADR, Cannabis Now, The Observer, Now This, CBS Sunday Morning, Harper’s Bazaar, LA Weekly and Tech Crunch, among others
IRIE SELKIRK, Emblem
As Emblem’s Market Actuator, Irie Selkirk combines her cannabis advocacy and innovative vision to actively engage, competitively campaign, and provide both consumer and business education on medical and recreational cannabis and its products. She’s at the forefront of industry trends and explores market potential to identify next-level strategies and cutting-edge ideas.
KATIE PRINGLE, Canndora Club & Cannabis Communications
Katie Pringle is the Co-Founder of PR firm Cannabis Communications (a division of Marigold PR) and Canndora.com, a female-focused cannabis lifestyle brand, subscription box program and community. An integrated marketing expert, Katie has a deep understanding of the social and digital landscape and traditional media mix. A recipient of PR in Canada’s 2017 Top 40 Under 40, Katie has extensive experience in lifestyle, entertainment and cannabis, with a specific focus on brands that speak to women.
SABRINA RAMKELLAWAN, TerrAscend
Sabrina Ramkellawan is the Vice President, of Clinical Affairs at TerrAscend, which is a biopharmaceutical and wellness company that provides quality products, brands and services for the global cannabis marketplace. Sabrina manages Terra Health Network and responsible to oversee clinical research activities.
She is also a nurse, researcher, patient advocate, and professor. Sabrina has 15+ years of experience in clinical trials and bringing new drugs and devices to market. She has worked in the cannabis industry for 3 years which has included building cannabis clinics and conducting a number of cannabis research studies & trials. She is passionate about using her experience to help build a body of evidence to show the benefits and efficacy of medical cannabis and to help with developing new medical cannabinoid products. She also runs a non-profit called the Clinical Research Association of Canada that conducts events throughout the year highlighting clinical research being done in Canada.
MELISSA PIERCE, co-founder, Ellementa
Melissa is an entrepreneur, women’s rights advocate, and documentary filmmaker. She served as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Marketing Officer of the techno-fashion startup Everpurse in 2012. She also founded Pitch Refinery Conference to help new women entrepreneurs practice framing and pitching new ideas and the Chicago Women Developers group, a community for women in computer programming, one of the largest such groups in the country. She crowdfunded, directed, and produced two documentary films, the award winning “Life in Perpetual Beta,” and “Born with Curiosity, the Grace Hopper Story.”