Alpha Woman Podcast

Tijen and Ashley From EKS Talk Launching A (Legal) Cannabis Topicals Business in Canada

March 24, 2021 Leslie Andrachuk hosts Tijen Yelchin and Ashley Short of EKS Season 2 Episode 2
Alpha Woman Podcast
Tijen and Ashley From EKS Talk Launching A (Legal) Cannabis Topicals Business in Canada
Chapters
1:41
Inspirational Alpha Woman - Lucille Ball (1:41)
7:55
Interview - Why Lucille Ball?
13:03
The April 2021 launch of Earth Kisses Sky's new products
19:47
The process of getting approved for retail
27:56
Staying true to their brand
29:11
Balancing being both business and life partners
35:10
"Enjoying the process"
40:37
How they got started in the cannabis business
43:27
Newly acquired skills over the pandemic
48:26
What's next for Earth Kisses Sky
Alpha Woman Podcast
Tijen and Ashley From EKS Talk Launching A (Legal) Cannabis Topicals Business in Canada
Mar 24, 2021 Season 2 Episode 2
Leslie Andrachuk hosts Tijen Yelchin and Ashley Short of EKS

Take it from Tijen and Ashley, launching a legal cannabis-infused topicals business in Canada is not easy. These two powerhouse women went up against  corporate behemoths and won a coveted spot on legal retail shelves in Ontario, and much of that is due to their single-minded focus on buildings products that they're proud of and a brand that remains true to their vision and mission. Learn more about their 10 year journey with EKS and how they navigate life as both romantic and business partners in this Alpha Woman interview.

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For more information on EKS, click here

Podcast researcher Anvi Sethi

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Timestamps:
Inspirational Alpha Woman - Lucille Ball (1:41)
Start of the interview (7:55)
Why they chose Lucille Ball as their Inspirational Alpha Woman (9:29)
The April 2021 launch of Earth Kisses Sky's new products (13:03)
The process of getting approved for retail (19:47)
Staying true to their brand (27:56)
Balancing being both business and life partners (29:11)
"Enjoying the process" (35:10)
How they got started in the cannabis business (40:37)
Newly acquired skills over the pandemic (43:27)
What's next for Earth Kisses Sky (EKS) (48:26)
Outro (51:32)

Show Notes Chapter Markers

Take it from Tijen and Ashley, launching a legal cannabis-infused topicals business in Canada is not easy. These two powerhouse women went up against  corporate behemoths and won a coveted spot on legal retail shelves in Ontario, and much of that is due to their single-minded focus on buildings products that they're proud of and a brand that remains true to their vision and mission. Learn more about their 10 year journey with EKS and how they navigate life as both romantic and business partners in this Alpha Woman interview.

Become an Alpha Woman Patron

Click here to read our The Wellness Duo on Alpha Woman

For more information on EKS, click here

Podcast researcher Anvi Sethi

Sign up to Alpha Woman Co at: https://alphawomanco.com

Follow us on social media @alphawomanco

Timestamps:
Inspirational Alpha Woman - Lucille Ball (1:41)
Start of the interview (7:55)
Why they chose Lucille Ball as their Inspirational Alpha Woman (9:29)
The April 2021 launch of Earth Kisses Sky's new products (13:03)
The process of getting approved for retail (19:47)
Staying true to their brand (27:56)
Balancing being both business and life partners (29:11)
"Enjoying the process" (35:10)
How they got started in the cannabis business (40:37)
Newly acquired skills over the pandemic (43:27)
What's next for Earth Kisses Sky (EKS) (48:26)
Outro (51:32)

Inspirational Alpha Woman - Lucille Ball (1:41)
Interview - Why Lucille Ball?
The April 2021 launch of Earth Kisses Sky's new products
The process of getting approved for retail
Staying true to their brand
Balancing being both business and life partners
"Enjoying the process"
How they got started in the cannabis business
Newly acquired skills over the pandemic
What's next for Earth Kisses Sky