Welcome to the 2024 CannaOne Industry Awards!
Welcome to the 2024 CannaOne Industry Awards!
The 2024 CannaOne Industry Awards is the most prestigious program during the Conference! The annual CannaOne Industry Awards recognize the exceptional creativity, innovation, leadership and branding across the globe. Companies may nominate themselves or be nominated by their consumers or industry partners.
Nominations open October 1, 2023 PST/Midnight EST. The deadline for nominations is February 1, 2024 at 9pm . Nominations close February 1, 2024 9pm. Nominees will be announced on February 15, 2024. Public voting will take place until April 15, 2024 at 9pm. Winners will be announced on June 20, 2024 at The 2024 Industry Awards.
2024 CannaOne Industry Award Categories:
There are 25 voting categories for the 2024 CannaOne Industry Awards. You may vote on any or all categories of choice. Select your categories below, review the criteria description and enter your nomination. Nominations for United States and International based firms (i.e. Canada) are acceptable for this awards program.
Cannabis Executive of the Year Award
Honoring an individual’s exemplary service and dedication to our ever-changing industry, this person makes a difference and stands above the crowd, bringing strength and leadership to a dynamic industry. This award celebrates quality, excellence and best practices from a cannabis corporate level executive. This award highlights an individual who has made a significant difference to our industry through their leadership effort and processes within their business organization. Nominate yourself or shine a light on a colleague.
Political Representative of the Year Award
This award highlights an individual or group who uses their political platform to educate and spread awareness about the cannabis industry’s needs and issues. This person is an educator and advocator and leads the charge to protect legal cannabis businesses, defend our state laws, and advance federal policy reforms. With daily efforts, this individual assists the cannabis industry to become stronger and more prosperous by working to defend and expand the cannabis industry through public policy.
Cannabis Business of the Year Award
In a world where new Cannabis products and services are ever evolving, this award goes to the most impactful business presence in the last year exemplifying excellence across all industry sectors. We celebrate this business who has demonstrated superior leadership in our field and sustained success across a broad range of measures. This award recognizes sustainability with a cannabis business award recipient demonstrating 2 or more years of industry presence.
New-Startup Cannabis Business of the Year Award
Entrepreneurialism is a defining characteristic of our world. Celebrating a new-startup business whose efforts are on track to build a firm foundation in the growing field of cannabis. This award highlights the successes of a new start-up providing a product and/or service in the field of cannabis. This Award recognizes a business recipient demonstrating less than 24-months of industry presence.
Invention of the Year Award
This award is dedicated to an innovative product, service or concept that has enhanced the cannabis industry in the last year. A fearless innovation that has shown impact and measurable contribution to our Cannabis landscape. The recipient of this award has created a monumental impact to the cannabis industry in many different ways and on many different levels.
Budtender of the Year Award
Budtenders are the heart of our organizations. This award recognizes a budtender who has had a positive impact on both the business and its customers through their dedication and excellence to service.
Cannabis Woman of the Year Award
Honoring a woman-owned business that is committed to equity and empowerment. The recipient of this award is a stand out leader with a fast-growth business or one who mentors and actively supports other women involved in the cannabis industry.
Minority Owned Business of the Year Award
This award recognizes the achievements of a businesses that is majority owned by members of an ethnic minority. Honoring a business owned by a person of color that is committed to equity and empowerment in the field of cannabis.
Ancillary Business of the Year Award
This Award is open to all businesses or organizations who have created an exceptional offering of a product or service in the field of cannabis. The award recipient may be large or small, public or private, for profit or non-profit. This award celebrates non-state licensure firms such as attorneys, software firms, online retailers, etc. The recipient should not have a cultivation, processing and dispensary government issued licensure.
Brand Award of the Year
Like any other service or product, branding is a large part of cannabis customer outreach. Celebrating innovation and execution of powerful branding strategies, this award recognizes a retailer, brand, or branded manufacturer that has successfully launched a branding campaign that created, recreated or repositioned a new or existing brand. The awarding firm demonstrated mastery for creating content, experiences, platforms and news. These efforts inspired their communities to grow, engage, share, act or amplify messaging in a way that directly related to a brand’s goals.
Most Influential Media Source Award
As an industry that was born into the era of influential media, the recipient of this award will have utilized all the tools at their disposal to inform, entertain and reach a larger public. The award recognizes the achievements of creative professionals working in social media, web development, corporate communications, video production, app development and live events. This award is open to all small and large businesses across all cannabis business sectors. The recipient demonstrates an enhanced the customer experience with the use of media campaigns as part of their overall communication strategy.
Publication of the Year Award (Not Online)
This award is open to print and digital companies (not online) that provide us with the best possible cannabis news and information pertaining to our industry. This award highlights a seamless effort to increase awareness, increase revenue, attract new customers, etc. through a single print and digital (not online) publication channel.
Cultivation Achievement Award
This award covers the wide variety of products that contribute to the efficiency and quality for cannabis growers and producers. The recipient may include a cannabis focused firm providing goods and services such as Trimming, Extraction Equipment, Nutrients, Lighting, etc.
Best Sativa Flower Award
Honoring the best recreational and/or medicinal dried Sativa flower.
Best Indica Flower Award
This award recognizes the best recreational and/or medicinal dried Indica flower.
Best Hybrid Flower Award
This award highlights the best recreational and/or medicinal dried Hybrid flower.
Best Concentrate Award
This award recognizes the best concentrated product. This product should be known for its purity with desirable terpy flavor profiles and strong concentrate levels.
Best Edible Award
(look up different types of edibles and list them) Celebrating the best THC edible products.
Best Infused Product Award
This award recognizes the best infused THC product. The recipient of this award has established itself as a trusted source for innovative, safe, effective, consistent and delicious infused THC products.
Best Hemp Product Award
With the passing of the HEMP Farming Act, we are at the fore front of HEMP product innovation and development. This award recognizes the best hemp product.
Best CBD Product Award
This award recognizes the best recreational and/or medicinal CBD product (non-THC level).
Best Lab Award
These labs and testing facilities provide cannabis growers and producers state-of-the-art cannabis analysis and consistent reporting. We recognize their excellence.
Best Technology Company Award
Whether its seed to sale software, inventory tracking, retail management or program app, this award recognizes a top technology developer.
Best Medical Center Award
This award recognizes the top medical cannabis clinic offering prescribed medical marijuana treatment cards and plans of care to patients.
Best Adult-Use Dispensary Award
Separating themselves from the competition, this award highlights a dispensary retail outlet that delivers and exceeds excellent customer service. The recipient demonstrates a commitment to the highest standards of service to each and every customer and to the community. The recipient must have a government issued dispensary licensure.
CannaOne® Lifetime Achievement Award
The Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes the work and contribution of an industry professional whose work achievements span over their career. This individual demonstrates an astute ability to coach, develop and motivate their employees as well as encourages feedback and openness on development needs. This recipient seamlessly masters the essence of brand management and effectiveness around the community with positive engagement to their colleagues, medical professionals, patients, recreational consumers and the government. The recipient of this award is an outstanding individual whose pioneering spirit, resourcefulness and determination have contributed to the cannabis industry – both in business and the social fabric of the community.
Thursday, June 20, 2024
7:00pm – 8:30pm (seating begins at 6:45pm)
Sahara Las Vegas
2535 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109
The 2024 CannaOne Industry Awards is the most prestigious program during the Conference!
The annual CannaOne Industry Awards recognize the exceptional creativity, innovation, leadership and branding across the globe. Companies may nominate themselves or be nominated by their consumers or industry partners. The deadline for nominations is February 1, 2024 at 9pm PST/Midnight EST. Finalists will be announced prior to 2024 Summer Show and the winners will be revealed and celebrated at the conference.
ACCESS: The 2024 CannaOne Awards Program is a separate ticketed event open to all attendees.
Your $99 ticket (Super Early Bird by January 1, 2024) provides you access to the CannaOne Industry Awards and the Legendary Evening Event at the AZILO Ultra Pool at Sahara Las Vegas.
Enjoy 2 Events. 1 Ticket Price.
$99 Super Early Bird Ends January 1st
Thursday, June 20, 2024
8:30pm – 10:00pm
AZILO Ultra Pool at Sahara Las Vegas
2535 South Las Vegas Boulevard
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109
CELEBRATE and connect with your industry, network with colleagues, speakers and exhibitors – while living it up at the AZILO Ultra Pool at Night – EXCLUSIVE VIP STYLE. This venue is one of the most radiant and memorable nightlife scenes in Las Vegas.
Our featured live band and DJ will keep the party going along the moonlit poolside cabanas and bungalows. This beautiful space flows seamlessly into a nightclub atmosphere complete with intimate tables and a full-service bar. Your VIP entrance includes all access to gourmet chef-prepared food stations and desserts, FREE FLOWING signature cocktails and bottle service. And be sure to grab your share of sponsored products while supplies last!
All of the awards have been handed out. Now let’s CELEBRATE!
Your ticket provides you access to the CannaOne Industry Awards and the Legendary Evening Event at the Sahara Las Vegas. Don’t miss this evening to remember!