Sat, Jan 26|
Come Back Daily
Asian Cannabis Roundtable Brunch featuring Ophelia Chong
Please join members of the Asian Cannabis Roundtable for our first open meeting in 2019 as we enjoy light fare from Vanessa's Dumplings and hear from Stock Pot Image CEO and Asian Americans for Cannabis Education Founder Ophelia Chong.
Time & Location
Jan 26, 2019, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Come Back Daily, 381 Broadway, New York, NY 10013, USA
About the event
The Asian Cannabis Roundtable (ACR) is a professional networking community created by Mannada founder, Kristin Jordan. ACR meets regularly to educate and support each and every member as we prepare for participation in the cannabis industry for ourselves and our communities.
Special thanks to ACR Member Steve Phan and our Venue Sponsor Come Back Daily.
12:00-1:30 PM: networking + shopping + brunch
1:30-2:00 PM: greeting, community updates, member introductions
2:00-3:00 PM: Featured Guest: Ophelia Chong
Ophelia Chong is the founder of Stock Pot Images and Asian Americans for Cannabis Education (AACE). She is driven to help shape the new conversation of Cannabis and is guided by one mission: to advocate for the legalization of cannabis and offer truthful reflections of the faces and communities that embrace cannabis. As of January 2019, Ophelia joined Aura Ventures as executive creative director.
As well as StockPot Images, Ophelia was the Creative Consultant at PUSH Magazine the target audience is millennial women in cannabis. She also served as the Community Outreach liaison for THC Design, one of the top premium cannabis growers in CA, where she was responsible for LGBT, Veterans, Women, Minorities and Disabled outreach.
As an artist, her work has been published by Harper Collins, Gestalten (3 books) and other major publishers of books and magazines. Her latest collage work was commissioned by Simon & Schuster and will debut in the Fall of 2018.
Her career path has been formed by her 3 decades in photography, as an award winning creative director in publishing and film as creative director to three major film festivals, published artist and gallerist, entertainment and as an adjunct professor in education at Art Center College of Design – her path is non-ending because she believes that we all have at least five careers in our lifetimes.
About StockPot Images https://www.stockpotimages.com/about
Asian Americans for Cannabis Education http://www.asianamericansforcannabis.org/
Aura Ventures https://auraventures.co/