About the Founder

Rick Trojan is an activist, advocate, business owner and advisor to several cannabis companies, on both the industrial and high THC sides of the plant. In an effort to educate the public and lobby to change federal legislation, Rick created the Hemp Road Trip and took a biodiesel bus on four nationwide tours. He has visited 48 states, Washington D.C., Puerto Rico, the European Union and spoken with CEOs, educators and researchers along the way.

Rick is active in many industry-leading organizations: Board Vice President of the Industrial Hemp Research Foundation, Board member of Vote Hemp lobbying organization, Board member of the Hemp Industries Association (national), Board member of New England Cannabis Conventions, Colorado Hemp Industries Association (state), and business advisor to the National Hemp Association.

Rick brings passion, extensive business experience, and his global cannabis network to the industry.