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Jane West

16 Podcast Episodes

Latest 24 Sep 2022 | Updated Daily

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Episode 43 - Jane West of Jane West

Inside Startup Investing with Chris Lustrino

Chris Lustrino welcomes Jane West to discuss the evolving cannabis market and how her company is addressing the needs of modern consumers.

2 Jun 2022

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099 The Journey, Responsibility, and Opportunity of Becoming Jane West with Jane West

To Be Blunt: The Professional Cannabis Business Podcast

“I think one of the things that I've learned over time is that, you know, people associate legalization with freedom with like, ‘Oh my god, we get to do this and we get to do that.’ And in reality, what's happened is legalization is a lot more regulation, and taxation, and rules, and limiting opportunity, limiting access.” - Jane WestWelcome back to the To Be Blunt podcast! In this episode, Shayda Torabi welcomes Jane West, one of the most prolific icons in the cannabis industry. From starting a passion project to sparking a movement, she shares the story of how Jane West the brand, the entrepreneur, and the activist came to be and how she continues to empower women and the cannabis community through her work.[00:01 – 10:05] The Woman Behind the Name[10:06 – 26:11] Using Her Voice to Create Spaces for Social Use and for Women[26:12 – 34:31] The Role of Celebrities, Influencers, and the Media in the Normalization of Cannabis[34:32- 47:49] Connecting Women in the Industry and Generating Value From What She Built[47:50 - 52:07] The Power of Speaking Out Against Misconceptions and Stereotypes[52:08 – 1:06:08] There’s No Scarcity and A New Wave of Opportunities Will Come Jane West is an American cannabis activist and CEO of the cannabis lifestyle brand Jane West. She is best known as the founder of cannabis networking organization Women Grow.   Connect with Jane West!Check out the Jane West website. Follow her on LinkedIn, Instagram, and Facebook. Shayda Torabi has been called one of the most influential Women in WordPress and now she’s one of the women leading the cannabis reformation conversation building one of Texas’ premier CBD brands. She's currently the CEO and Co-Founder of RESTART CBD, a female-run education first CBD wellness brand. And has formerly held marketing positions at WP Engine and WebDevStudios. Shayda is the host of a podcast for cannabis marketers called To Be Blunt, where she interviews top cannabis brands on their most successful marketing initiatives. When Shayda's not building her cannabiz in Texas, you can find her on the road exploring the best hikes and spots for vegan ice cream. Follow Shayda at @theshaydatorabi Key Quote:“Organizing women, no matter what, is one of the steps, in my opinion, because I want to I talk about disparity. And that's what's happening. There's an obvious inequitable disparity in ownership and licensing but that goes deeper, because this entire playing board is broken.” - Jane West SPONSORSHIP is brought to you by Restart CBD. Check them out for your CBD needsLEAVE A REVIEW + help someone who wants to join me for episodes featuring some serious cannabis industry by sharing this episode or click here to listen to past episodes RESTART CBDRESTART CBD is an education first CBD wellness brand shipping nationwide. restartcbd.comRESTART CBD RESTART CBD is an education first CBD wellness brand shipping nationwide. restartcbd.com

1hr 6mins

9 May 2022

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w0lfpack howl!'s Liz Plascencia Presents the Jane West Brand

CannaBlogger's Corner

This month's w0lfpack howl! episode features Creator Liz Plascencia (IG: @akam80) presenting the Jane West brand of modern, sophisticated, stylish, discreet cannabis accessories.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/cannabloggers-corner/message


27 Sep 2021

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Interview With Jane West

50 Shades Of Green

Interview with The Jane West! How did we hear about her? I picked up a pre-filled pipe in a Fluent Cannabis Care Dispensary! Who is Jane West? She has been featured in the Jan 2019 InStyle magazine and  included West in its second annual Badass 50 Women listIn  2013, West, a married mother of two living in a Denver suburb, created the pseudonym Jane West to anonymously host monthly bring-your-own-marijuana dinner parties. In  2014, she lost her job as a corporate event planner when her employer spotted her smoking vaporized marijuana on CNBC as part of its coverage of Colorado's legalization of cannabis. Adopting West as her full-time professional name, she continued to host marijuana-friendly gatherings through her production company Edible Events. In 2014, West raised $42,000 in seed money from 14 cannabis businesswomen and co-founded Women Grow in Denver with Jazmin Hupp. West's brand is built on a platform combining her passions for cannabis and women in business. West's mission is not confined to normalizing cannabis. As an advocate and trailblazer for female entrepreneurs, West has said her goal is "making the pot business women-friendly".West has volunteered with the Women's Cannabis Business Network, a part of the National Cannabis Industry Association, "to help people organize on the national level, especially women."Today, 80% of West's company is held by women and people of color.And check out our website https://www.thegreenhangout.com/ for all our podcast episodes or find us wherever you listen to podcasts at.Find us on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/thegreenhangout/

1hr 22mins

29 Jun 2021

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Jane West 2

Grown Local

Part 2 of Billy Wayne & Mike's conversation with Jane West.


18 Jun 2021

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Jane West

Grown Local

Billy Wayne & Mike visit the dope Denver home office of business woman Jane West. From a chance interview about cannabis to losing her job to her own line of glass, she's got quite an inspiring story.


11 Jun 2021

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#92 Jane West

Culture and Cannabis

Jane is the Founder and CEO of Jane West, the largest female owned cannabis brand in the world. Her company produces over fifty products including custom designed glassware and consumption accessories available worldwide, as well as cannabis consumables sold in 13 US states and five Canadian provinces. She has raised over $1.7M to date and her successful equity crowdfunding rounds earned her over 3500 investors from 42 counties and every US state and territory. In 2014, Jane founded Women Grow, currently the largest professional network in cannabis


21 May 2021

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#74 - Jane West, founder of Better with Jane and WomenGrow

Chillinois Podcast

This is a conversation with Jane West. You can buy Jane's cannabis devices, read her blog, connect with her on social media, and more at TheJaneWest.com

1hr 22mins

26 Apr 2021

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How can we right the wrongs of prohibition? With Jane West

Lady Silverstoned Podcast

In this episode, we’re talking about how we can improve people’s lives after the unjust prohibition of Cannabis, having an inclusive company, and being arrested on a brunch with our guest today. She is an inspiring activist, who co-created the platform for women to succeed in the cannabis industry called ‘women grow’. She is also the CEO of a successful brand that is held by 80% of women and minorities. InStyle magazine included her in its Badass 50 Women list, alongside Michele Obama. Let's welcome Jane West. I hope you enjoy it. Go in and follow Jane on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thejanewest/ Her website: https://www.janewest.com/ If you would like and are able to support me a little bit extra, please click on the link below to get to my Patreon <3 THANK YOU! https://www.patreon.com/user?u=32601265 Follow me on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lady.silverstoned/ Check out my website: http://ladysilverstoned.com/ LOTS OF LOVE


20 Jul 2020

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12: Advocating for Special Education with Dr. Jane West

The Teacher Education Podcast

The current pandemic exposes and multiplies the challenges for special education and teacher prep programs. For some insight on this topic, I talked with Dr. Jane West. 01:04   Introducing Dr. Jane West 02:37   Special Education Teacher Shortages 05:53   Helping Students With Disabilities During the Pandemic 09:46   Reinventing Roles in Education 14:56   3 Ways to Better Prepare Special Education Candidates 21:16   The Magic Wand Question 22:40   Lightning Round FULL TRANSCRIPT: https://blog.goreact.com/2020/06/23/special-education-programs-podcast/ https://www.twitter.com/teacheredpod https://www.facebook.com/teacheredpod https://www.instagram.com/teacheredpod


23 Jun 2020