Best of Cannabis Awards Nominations 2018: See The Full List

Cashinbis presents Best of Cannabis Awards 2018, celebrating excellence in the global cannabis industry.

Starting Jan. 16, Best of Cannabis Awards nominees were accepted for four main categories: Best Cannabis Companies, Best Cannabis Products, Best in the Cannabis Industry, and Best Cannabis People.

Voting is now closed. Winners will be announced March 15.

Best of Cannabis Nominees

Best Cannabis Companies

Recognizing a company’s overall achievements in an area of business, this category demonstrates the professionalism of the cannabis industry.

Best News Source
Green Market Report
Dope
Herb
Focus
Leafly

Best Legal Service
Austin Law Group
Brand & Branch
Rose Law Group
Hobin Law
Law Offices of Michael E. Cindrich, APC

Best Real Estate Company
420 Property
Indo Gro
The Land Man
Canna-Hub
Greenzone Properties

Best Biotechnology Company
Biodiligence
AXIM Biotech
GW Pharma
Kannalife Sciences
Phylos Bioscience

Best Enterprise Software Company
Ample Organics
Baker Technologies
Flowhub
Meadow
Viridian Sciences

Best Technology Company
CannaSOS
GeekTek IT Services
Grownetics
Ample Organics
Potbotics

Best Accounting/CPA
Guske & Co
Jessica Velasquez
The Number Crunchers
Cannabiz Accounting
Hybrid Accounting, Inc

Best Banking/Payment Processing
Mile High Risk
CanPay
Cannapay
Cannabis Merchants
Rocky High Processing

Best Consultant
FOCUS
Frontline Consulting
4Twenty Group
MedMen
SIVA Enterprises

Best Insurance
Cannasure
Mosaic Insurance/Norm Ives
Prudential
Scurich Insurance Services
Cover Cannabis

Best Packaging Company
Business Image Printing
Box Printing Company
Kush Bottles
420 Wholesale Packaging
MMJ Printing

Best Investment Fund
Arcview
Canopy
Poseidon Asset Mgmt
Phyto Partners
MedMen Capital

Best Training Company
BDTNDR
FOCUS
Wenzel Cerveny
Cannabis Trainers
Kannaway

Best Security Company
Armaplex
Blue Line Security
Cannaguard
Hardcar Security
Spire Secure Logistics

Best HR Company
Wurk
Maricann
We Grow HR
Mjardin Group
Nine Point Strategies

Best Cannabis Employment Agency
Cannabis at Work
CannaSOS
THC Staffing
Vangst
420Careers

Best Non-Profit
FOCUS
ECHO Connection
Americans for Safe Access
NORML
California Growers Association

Best Advocacy Group – National
WomenGrow
Cannakids
NORML
Drug Policy Alliance
NCIA

Best Advocacy Group – Local
CCIA
East Bay Canna Community
CA Growers Association
Association of Cannabis Professionals
Southern California Collective

Best Public Company
Canopy Growth
Emerald Health Therapeutics
Medical Marijuana Inc
Freedom Leaf Inc
GrowLife, Inc.

Best Concentrate Company
Guild
Blaqstar Farms
Bloom Farms
Bullet Concentrates
Empress Extracts

Best Topical/Sublingual Company
High Gorgeous
Yummi Karma
Papa & Barkley
Treatwell
Cannaderm

Best Nutrient Company
Vegamatrix
Rx Green Solutions
Veg & Bloom
GrowLife, Inc.
Vital Garden Supply

Best Testing Facility
Cannalysis
C4 Laboratories
CW Analytical
ChemHistory
Digipath

Best Edible Company
Yummi Karma
Flour Child
Kiva
Moonman’s Mistreas
Atlas

Best Extraction Lab
Bronnor Facility
Ebbu
Freedom Leaf
Green Dot Labs
Skunk Feather Concentrates

Best Indoor Grow
Bay Cure
Canndescent
Maricann
Gold Seal
Cannabal City

Best Outdoor Grow
Humbolt’s Finest
Epitome Farms
Henry’s Organic
Eel River Organics
Grow Sisters

Best Marketing Agency
Foottraffik
Ingrid Marketing
KindTyme
Wick & Mortar
Cannabrand

Best PR Agency
4Twenty Group
CMW Media
Potnt Agency
Salar Media
JV Public Relations NY

Best Hydroponics Supplier
Urban Gro
GrowLife
Hydrofarm
Growers Supply
Fullbloom Hydroponics

Best Glass Store
Mary Jane’s House of Glass
Mighty Quinn
Piece of Mind
True style glass
Glass Prodigy

Best Infused Product Brand
Yummi Karma
High Gorgeous
Dixie
Treat Yourself Inc
Satori

Best CBD Company
Ohio Cannabis Co
Yummi Karma
CBD Living
Kannaway
CW Hemp

Best Dispensary
99 High Tide
Cannabal City
Apothecarium
Bud & Bloom
Harborside

Best Delivery Service
Meadow
Sava
Harvest Bloom
Eaze
Ganjarunner

Best Subscription Based Service
Sensi Box
Club M
Grasshoppermarker
Kannibox
Pot Box

Best Online Business
Hemp Gorgeous
Grasshoppermarket.com
CannaSOS.com
Califari.com
Kannaway

Best Data Company
BDS Analytics
Headset
CannaRegs
Cannabis Benchmarks
New Frontier

Best Professional Networking Organization
NCIA
BNI
CLAB
CCIA
MJBA

Best Hemp Company
Denali Hemp Company
Hemp Gorgeous
CannaSmack
Vital Hemp
Hemp, Inc

Best Catering Service
Belly Well
Cannaisseur Series
Emerald Knights
The Herbal Chef
Love and Marij

Best Cannabis Products

Celebrating the best products of the cannabis industry, this category is all about the must-haves.

Cannabis Product of the Year
Yummi Karma Drift Away Tincture
Can of Bliss
Moonmans Mistress
Firefly II
PLUS Gummies

Best CBD Product
High Gorgeous Plain Jane Lotion
Kannaway Premium Hemp Oil
CanniMed Oil 1:20
Pure Kana Mint
Plus Products Gummies

Best Vape Product
Bloom Farms
Brite Labs
Varavo
Nectars Terp Tank
FlavRx

Best Strain
Ingrid
Strawberry Banana Dawg Star
Blucifer – 3C Farms
Green Crack
Bio Diesel

Best Concentrate Product
Bullet Silver Distillate – Bullet Concentrates
Green Dot Labs Black Label
Live Resin
Moxie
Terp X Sauce

Best Edible
Yummi Karma Chips
Moonmans Mistress
Atlas Edibles – Ember
Kiva Mints
Plus Products Gummies

Best Extract
Green Dot Labs Black Label Nectar
Guild
Moxie
Oakland Extracts Red Congolese Live Resin
TreatWell Wellness

Best Hemp Product
CannaSmack
Denali Hemp Company balms
High Gorgeous Plain Jane Lotion
Kannaway Salve
Real Scientific Hemp Oil [RSHO]

Best Infused Product
High Gorgeous Pina-Co-Canna Body Butter
Kinslips
MoonMan’s Mistress
Mountjoy Sparkling
Yummi Karma – Drift Away

Best Glass Product
Jason Gordon
Pyp Tek
Chameleon Glass
Gorilla Glass
DankGeek

Best Lighting Product
Gavita
Truth Lighting
JUHANG
Sun System
iPower

Best Fertilizer/Soil
Nature’s Force Organics
GrowLife HP Soil
Fox Farm Ocean Forest Soil
Red’s Premium Biochar-Based Soil
Roots Organics 707

Best Nutrient Product
House and Garden
MoonMan’s Mistress
NFO dawn
Vegamatrix
Miracle Grow

Best Packaged Product
Can of Bliss
Moonmans Mistress
High Gorgeous
Yummi Karma
Cannadescent

Best Dabbing Product
Oakland Extracts Red Congolese Live Resin
DipStick Vapes
Vapexhale
Dr. Dabber

Best Wellness Product
Denali Hemp Company
Kannaway Super Greens
+CBDoil
High Gorgeous
Real Scientific Hemp Oil [RSHO]

Best Container/Storage Product
Marijuana Packaging
Collective Supply
Stashlogix
Cannaline
Green Rush Packaging

Best Pet Product
Treatwell Health
Canna Pet
Paw Buddies
Phyto Animal Health
Vet CBD

Best Topical Product
Kannaway Salve
Prana THC Roll On
Aunt Zelda’s
CRAVE
Remedi Topical Lotion by Cresco Labs

Best Tincture Product
Drift Away by Yummi Karma
Treatwell Health
Moxie Meds 4:1
Remedi Sleep by Cresco Labs
Mood Magic by Yummi Karma

Best App
Weedmaps
Leafly
Potbot
Eaze
Herb

Best Pre-Rolls
California Rolls
Dawg Star
Willie’s Reserve
Lowell Herb Co
The Hepburns

Best Software
Flowhub
Leaflink
Meadow
PerksCoin
Treez

Best in the Cannabis Industry

Showcasing the cannabis industry’s reach and impact, this category is for the best of the best.

Cannabis Company of the Year
Yummi Karma
Ample Organics
C4 Laboratories
Hannah Industries
The Holden Company

Best Cannabis Branding
High Gorgeous
CannaSmack
Tweed
Hashman Infused
Defonce

Best Canna-Innovation
Ample Organics
CannaSaver
Yummi Karma
Kannaway PURE CBD Oil
Pax

Best Out of Industry Jump
Brass Knuckles (Xzibit)
Lowell Herb Co
Urban Gro
Suntrac Solar
Miracle Grow

Best Cannabis Event/Tradeshow
CannaGrow
MJBizCon
Dope Cup
New West Summit
CWCBE

Most Influential Advocacy Group
FOCUS
NCIA
American for Safe Access
California Growers Association
NORML

Most Disruptive Technology
Ample Organics
Lift
Firefly II
Meadow Platform
Flowhub

Best Use of Social Media
Lowell Farms
Vapexhale
Herb.co
Canndescent
High Times

Best TV Show/Movie
Disjointed
Bongable
Rolling Papers
The Profit: Marijuana Millions
CNN’S Weed

Best Innovative Delivery
Firefly II
FuNKsH Pipe
Kinslips
Vapen Clear
CanChew+ Gum

Best Advertisement
CannaSaver
Lowell Farms
MedMen Billboards
Peoples OC
WeedMaps

Best Online Video/Series
Ganja Girls
Hempsters: Plant The Seed
Could Hemp Save The Planet?
Coffee and Cannabis: DCN
Just Being Blunt: Herb.co

Best Packaging
Can of Bliss
Dawg Star
FUNKSH 360
Kiva
Crativ

Best Eco-friendly Innovation
Dr. Bronners Shaving Soap
Eel River Organics Dry Farming
GreenCrete
Suntrac Solar Hybrid A/C
Tantalus

Best Radio Show
Cannabis Radio
The Cannabis Reporter
Bobby Bones
Heavy T Grow Show
Hemp Radio

Best Online Content
420media
Leafly
Herb.co
HighTimes
Direct Cannabis Network

Best Printed Publication
Civilized
Dope
Freedom Leaf
Cannabis Now
MG Magazine

Best Podcast
Hash
Startup Soners
The Cannabis Reporter
The Russ Belville Show
CannaInsider

Best Website
Green Market Report
Leafly
CelebStoner.com
Gethigh.com
Cannabis Now Magazine

Best Regulatory Database
CannaRegs
FOCUS
Grasshopper Market
New Frontier
ArcView

Best Cannabis Fitness Class
Burn & Baked
FUNKSH Wellness
Healthy Hemp Lifestyle Challenge
Ganja Yoga
Marijuasana

Best in Cannabis Tourism
Canna Con (Seattle )
Canna Tours
InnDica
Puff Pass Paint / Colorado Cannabis Tours

Best Cannabis People

Championing innovation and leadership in the cannabis industry, this category recognizes individuals for their impact.

Cannabis Person of the Year
Lezli Engelking
Avis Bulbulyan
John Prentice
Ryan Treacy
Dr. Stuart Titus

Best Entrepreneur
Ryan Treacy
Cynthia Salarizadeh
Oleg Cheine
Adelia Carillo
David Hua

Best Activist
Kary Kruger
Robert Chala
Eapen Thampy
Dale Sky Jones

Best Advocate
Tracy Ryan
Daniel Morii
Madison Ortiz
Ted Metz
Debby Goldsberry

Best Budtender
Jaene Leonard
Jay Frentsos
Megan Lurty
Kyle Cook
Katie Rabinowitz

Best Boss
Ryan Treacy
Andrea Burnett
Charlie Bachtell
John Prentice
Krystal & Chelsea Kitahara

Best Celeb
Snoop Dogg
Montel Williams
Tommy Chong
Steve DeAngelo
Woody Harrelson

Best Medical Professional
Dr Lionel Marks de Chabris
Dr Stuart Titus
Dr Dan Price, Meadow MD
Dr. David Allen
Eloise Theissen

Best CEO
Krystal Kitahara
Brent Zettl
Cynthia Salarizadeh
David Hua
Kyle Boisselle

Best Social Media Influencer
Seibo Shen
Trina Fraser
Alice Moon
Jaclyn Delucia

Best Thought Leader
Damien Callais
Maria McFarland Sanchez
Kenny Morrison
David Rheins
Eric Schlissel

Best Patient Advocate
Ryan Treacy
Mike Corral
Thomas Müller
Tracy Ryan
Sara Payan

Best Scientist
Hope Jones
Brian Reid
Dr Janelle Kim
Dr. Raphael Mechoulam
Samantha Miller

Best Innovator
Brian Shapiro
Dave Malone
Kyle Sherman
Michelle Mangione
Jane West

Best Attorney
Ariel Clark
Bob Hoban
Omar Figueroa
Lauren Vazquez
Kellsi Booth

Best Investor
Charles Kittle
Emily Paxhia
Gateway
Eric Adams

Best Speaker
Dr. Lionel Marks de Chabris
David Rheins
Kyle Kushman
Ethan Nadelmann
Wenzel Cerveny

Best Edibles Chef
Jamel Ramiro
Jim McAlpine
Dee Dussault
Jim McHalperin
Jamel Ramiro

Best Educator
Dale Sky Jones
Dr. Lionel Marks’s de Chabris
Katie Roth
Mitchell Colbert
Liz Rudner

Best Grower
Bethany Johnston
Kyle Kushman
Jason Nelson
Jeremy Roth
Neil DellaCava

Best Marketer
Christina DeGiovanni
Damien Callais
Justin Murray
Jared Mirsky
Susannah Grossman

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Best of Cannabis Awards 2018 FAQ

What are the important dates?

  • Voting open Feb 1
  • Voting closed March 1
  • Award announcements March 15

Is there a fee?

It’s FREE to vote. Contact us about a nominee feature on Cashinbis to inform voters about why you’re the best.

How are the winners decided?

Public voting where the industry can vote online for their chosen winner.

How do I vote?

Voting is now closed.


  • BlairP

    Check your “Best Celeb” needs editing.

  • What kind of list like this does not include The Green Cross?
    I am voting write in: The Green Cross & IncrediMeds.

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