ABOUT US

Kathryn Reilly, C.E.O.

KATHRYN REILLY
CEO | CANNEXPO
PARTNER | SOCIAL WEB MEDIA

Kathryn Reilly is an innovator in the trade & consumer show industry with an impressive resume of consumer show start-ups and over 25 years of experience.

Kathryn produced the first large-scale consumer bridal show in Canada, the National Bridal Show in 1982. The show quickly expanded its frequency to twice per year, at Exhibition Place and the International Centre, Toronto. This early success led to her expanding the model to her other interests. She started the Success with Gardening Show in 1994 at the International Centre, Toronto. BabyTime, a consumer show for expectant and new parents, launched in 1998 also at the International Centre. All three shows were huge hits and exist today with new owners. Kathryn founded Social Web Media in 2015, a boutique web design and social media agency.

Kelly Rasmussens | Social Web Media

KELLY RASMUSSENS
PARTNER | SOCIAL WEB MEDIA

Social Web Media will crraft the marketing plan to promote CannExpo to consumers, retailers and budtenders. Exhibitors will be featured on the show’s social media and virtual booth on CannExpo.ca.

Kelly Rasmussens has extensive training and experience, and has a passion for social media management. Kelly has recently worked with clients in the cannabis industry and is looking forward to working closely with CannExpo.

Rev. Addison | KGL Network

REV KELLY ADDISON
DIRECTOR KGL NETWORK
PROGRAMMING AND EVENTS

Reverend Kelly Addison truly embodies what she does as the founder and Managing Director of the KGL Network (Kelly’s Green Lounge) a staple in the growing cannabis community in Canada. Known for opening a cannabis lounge in Orono Ontario, building the media brand KGLTV, and recognized as a leader in cannabis education and advocacy across the country. 

Thomas O’Neill | Aggressive Organics

THOMAS O’NEILL
PARTNER | AGGRESSIVE ORGANICS INC.
PROGRAMMING AND EVENTS

Thomas O’Neill is a founding partner of Aggressive Organics Inc. and a member of the board of the Canadian Cannabis Tourism Alliance. As a long-standing advocate for cannabis legalization, he has continued to work and grow within the cannabis space beyond legalization, lobbying for legislation that will support cannabis hospitality and tourism models in Canada. Known to some as The Butter Baron of Cannabis, Thomas has built a personal brand involved in education, advocacy, data collection, and product development within the emerging global cannabis sector.

The Marigold Team

MARIGOLD MARKETING AND PR
AGENCY OF RECORD CANNEXPO

Marigold is an award-winning cannabis marketing and PR firm representing top brands and B2B businesses. Marigold is a team of branding, social & PR experts, heavily engaged and connected in the cannabis industry. Since 2016, Marigold has specialized in marketing strategies, public relations and budtender engagement. We make an impact for our clients through awareness-building campaigns, industry focus and excellent service.

Unity Event Solutions

MARCH 24 - 26, 2023

Enercare Centre
Exhibition Place, Toronto