Diamond Sponsor

Columbia Care Inc. is one of the largest and most experienced multi-state operators in the medical cannabis industry, with licenses in 15 jurisdictions in the US and the EU.

With over 1,000,000 successful sales transactions since its inception, Columbia Care is a patient-centered organization setting the standard for compassion, professionalism, quality, caring and innovation, working in collaboration with some of the most renowned and innovative teaching hospitals and medical centers in the world. The Company is committed to providing the type of education and transparency patients deserve and quality of product that clinicians expect.

With six-plus years of strong organic growth, disciplined operationalization of licenses, over 1 million sales transactions since inception, and having built 14 state-by-state vertically integrated operations, including 54 facilities in operation or development, and 35 licenses in 15 markets, we understand regulators, compliance, cultivation, manufacturing, quality control, physicians, caregivers, dispensaries, patients, and data inherent for success in this industry.

In addition to our medical cannabis products, we also offer a variety of health and wellness brands and products, including our own hemp CBD brands that are full spectrum, independent 3rd party tested, organic, GMO-free, and produced in cGMP-compliant facilities. Our flagship hemp CBD brand, Columbia Care Platinum Label, aims to set the standard in potency and purity. 

Emerald Sponsors

Kultivate Wellness is central VA's first dedicated Hemp, CBD and Wellness boutique with over 20 years of industry knowledge! Offering CBD products of every delivery method, including: oil tinctures, edibles, topicals, smokable products, and even pet products. We pride ourselves in consulting every customer to guide them towards the perfect product and strength to suit their needs.


Kulture is THE Premier Smoke and Vape Shop in Virginia. Serving RVA and Virginia since 1999 with 4 locations and an online store. Top industry selection and the best prices in town.

Kulture opened in 1999, has 4 retail locations in Virginia, and our online store. Expect to find many one of a kind and custom waterpipes and headpieces. We’re the largest supplier of Chameleon brand glass hand pipes on the East Coast. We also provide a large selection of glass by area blowers. 100 types of incense and a large selection of other smoking accessories.

Kulture also carries lots of exclusive tee shirts you’ll only find at Kulture. That’s because we design many of them ourselves!

Our Shockoe Bottom location boasts Richmond’s only glass blowing studio located inside of a store. Stop by to see local, regional, and national talent on the torch.   

Gold Sponsor

BEYOND / HELLO is a medical cannabis dispensary in the Commonwealth of Virginia. At Beyond / Hello, our commitment is to provide best-in-class care to our patients. All of our products are grown and manufactured in Virginia with the highest possible quality standards. We believe in going beyond the transaction to give our patients the best medical cannabis service and product experience possible. The Northern Virginia-based medical cannabis pharmaceutical processor was awarded by the Virginia Board of Pharmacy to open locations in Northern Virginia. Manassas and Sterling dispensaries are currently open. Cannabis products are for use by registered patients only.

BEYOND / HELLO is the trade name for Dalitso, LLC (“Dalitso”). Dalitso is majority-owned by Jushi Holdings, Inc. (“Jushi”), a US-based multi-state cannabis operator founded in 2018 with a mission to create an integrated global community of wellness, mindfulness, and connections through superior quality cannabis and hemp-derived products.


Green Leaf Medical (gLeaf) was founded in Frederick, MD in 2014 by brothers Phil and Kevin Goldberg. Since 2014, gLeaf has grown to operate in MD, PA, VA & OH, with a total of 3 cultivation/extraction facilities, 5 operational dispensaries, and more in construction. 
Green Leaf Medical (gLeaf) was acquired by Columbia Care in December of 2020, joining one of the largest cannabis operators in the world with licensing in 15 jurisdictions across the US and EU. 
In the Commonwealth of Virginia, gLeaf is licensed near Richmond, with operational locations in Manchester and Short Pump, and plans to open an additional location in Carytown early 2022. In addition to storefront locations, gLeaf offers discrete, convenient, and safe home delivery to all eligible Virginia medical cannabis patients. 

Silver Sponsors

Bud and Breakfast is the World leader in Cannabis Tourism. Bud and Breakfast offers instant access to safe and legal cannabis friendly accommodations and activities worldwide. Guests get choice and convenience, Owners get exposure of their properties to premium travelers. BnB is following legislation as it unfolds and reaching out to compassionate local communities that are interested in providing 420 friendly lodging, activities and amenities around the world. We are currently listing with folks from Colorado, California, Washington, Oregon, Alaska, D.C., California, Hawaii, Maine, Nevada, Illinois, Rhode Island, Virginia, New York, Massachusetts, Florida, Jamaica, Canada, Uruguay, Holland, Spain, Amsterdam and many more.


I Love Urb offers Urbanna souvenirs specifically sold by a local and sourcing locally as much as possible. Urbanna, Virginia is a unique small town with population less than 500 located in Middlesex County, yet MILLIONS of people know and have visited “The Urb.” I Love Urb is proudly brought to you by an Urbanna native to share the love of Urbanna with a fresh take on the special place we love. A portion of proceeds benefit the Urbanna Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad, as well as a special fund has been established to install a basketball court at Taber Park for area youth. The I Love Urb promise is simple. The hometown girl will do her very best to build upon the jewels of Urbanna, Virginia and Middlesex County and share them with the world.


Levitated Life

Levitated Life provides access to safe, alternative care in the state of Virginia, and is committed to offering patients appointments with compassionate, licensed doctors. Our number one priority is to make the cannabis card application process smooth and easy for you or your loved one, and we provide the steps to qualification on our website. For patients seeking treatment for depression, anxiety, insomnia, PTSD or stress, book a medical cannabis evaluation appointment with one of our licensed physicians today. Currently we offer telehealth appointments due to COVID-19 safety recommendations. Our staff is here to help, so you can improve your overall quality of life and enjoy the things that are most important to you. For more information, patient resources, or to schedule an appointment, click here, call 757-609-0211, or email [email protected].


Macaulay Jamerson & Sessa is a boutique law firm with a nationally recognized government relations and health care practice. In 1998, we began lobbying for health care providers at the Virginia General Assembly. Our health care practice grew out of those relationships, and our expertise has deepened with each referral from our long-standing clients. Today a broad range of sophisticated health care providers, manufacturers, and payers rely on our unique understanding of the interaction of health care policy, politics, and law. We also have particular expertise in pharmacy law, with more than 25 years of experience representing pharmacies and helping draft pharmacy laws and regulations in Virginia.


Panacea Payroll isn't just a payroll processing company...we are a business services solution provider that makes it easier, more efficient and more profitable to run your business as you navigate the evolving cannabis markets.
You have better things to do than learn every new rule and law, manage payroll and navigate employee taxes and Panacea Payroll is expert at payroll processing but we also offer a portfolio of managed services that you can rely on to make your business professional and productive right from the start. From the most complex time tracking and detailed scheduling to background checks and benefits management, we've got your back.

Panacea Payroll offers all of the tools that you need to manage more efficiently and we help you set up and manage your business systems…quickly, easily and affordably.


RVA Cannabis Company Built on Transparency, Knowledge, and Quality Cannabis Products


The Grow Empire is a hydrponics store located in Virginia Beach, Virginia. We offer a wide variety of top brand name grow nutrients, grow tents, lights, and many other products to help cultivate your plants. 

Bronze Sponsors

Cruel Consequences: Portraits of Misguided Law is a traveling portrait exhibit educating with personal stories of people denied employment, college loans, housing, child custody...resulting from a cannabis arrest.


LOCKGREEN™ products provide protection, promote safety, and support the values of Responsible Consumers in Virginia and beyond. LOCKGREEN is on a mission to help prevent open container cannabis law violations by educating the community on cannabis laws and by providing locking stashboxes to use when traveling in your car with cannabis. As we always say, “Lock it up, and put it in your trunk!”


Virginia Cannabis Industry Association

The Virginia Cannabis Industry Association’s mission is to represent members' best interests to advance legislation, regulations and implementation in support of Virginia’s regulated cannabis industry. The mission includes bringing the highest quality, safest and compliant medical cannabis products and services to consumers in Virginia to improve their quality of life, comfort and well-being.



OmMade artisanal peanut butter is made with local Virginia peanuts. OmMade PB is all natural and comes in flavors such as Chai Nirvana, Chocolate Delight, Coconut Bliss, Espresso Ecstasy, Mint Magic, and Vibrant Turmeric.

The Virginia Cannabis Conference is produced by


Virginia NORML provides a voice in the public policy debate for the overwhelming majority of Virginians who oppose the failed policy of marijuana prohibition in favor of decriminalizing possession, and regulating in-state medical and adult-use production and sales for a safer Commonwealth. 


Cannabis Commonwealth

Cannabis Commonwealth provides educational resources for patients, parents, professionals and policy makers dedicated to ensuring evidence-based cannabis policies in Virginia.