Jess Gelling on Management and Leadership in the Cannabis Industry
With an explosive growth curve over the last year that has resulted in the hiring of an affiliate manager to serve the 270 affiliate members of award-winning CBD brand Hannabis, the company has nonetheless managed to retain its innovative approach to affiliate marketing.
Jess Gelling is the Affiliate Manager of award-winning UK CBD brand Hannabis. Her job is to help people get their CBD biz up and running as well as running her own. She is a huge believer in the power of cannabis and wants to spread the word as far and wide as it will go. She is the creator and host for a new upcoming podcast The UK Potcast. Her ultimate goal would be to turn many many sceptics into believers and see this country towards decriminalisation.
02:48 Hannabis and the affiliate approach
07:79 The role of an affiliate manager
10:44 The difference between leaders and managers
12:50 The biggest challenges of the role
16:45 The biggest learnings of the role
21:02 One piece of advice for someone starting a cannabis business
Amandine’s short description
In this episode of the Conscious Cannabis Club – The Podcast I speak with Jess Gelling, the recently installed affiliate manager for the UK brand about her challenges and insights into leadership, management and fostering growth-inducing company culture.
Episode 5 Resources
- Hannabis https://hannabis.co.uk/
- The CCC – The Community https://www.facebook.com/groups/498044364240592/