On today's Alpha Woman Podcast we interview Vivianne Wilson, Founder of GreenPort Cannabis, a retail store in downtown Toronto. As a Jamaican Canadian, Wilson’s earliest memories of cannabis involved her grandmother steeping cannabis leaves to make a pain-relieving tea. Her journey towards opening up her own cannabis store was green-lit when this same grandmother approved of her plans to bring this beautiful plant into the light and share her ancestral knowledge with others here in Toronto.
Vivianne chose Nanny of the Maroons as her inspirational Alpha Woman. Join us today as we learn more about Queen Nanny, Vivianne's entrepreneurial journey with GreenPort and more!
1:16 Inspirational Alpha Woman: Nanny of the Maroons
5:07 Start of Interview with Vivianne
7:47 Her company GreenPort Cannabis
12:14 Growing up in Jamaica
16:47 Adjusting to the pandemic
23:18 How we can progress with legalization moving forward
26:30 Advice to fellow entrepreneurs
32:50 What product do women purchase most?
36:24 Treating health issues with cannabis
39:37 What's next for GreenPort?
Podcast researcher Anvi Sethi
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