With the arrival of fall comes cannabis market awards season, and Quebec-primarily based HEXO Corp (TSX: HEXO NYSE: HEXO) has snagged a single of the 1st main trophies.
The Develop Up Conference and Expo took spot final week in Niagara Falls, Ontario to celebrate craft growers, cultivators, and investigation teams.
HEXO grower Agnes Kwasniewska took property the Master Grower Of The Year award, beating out nine other nominees from Truro Herbal, WeedMD, Zenabis, Sundial, CannTx, and a lot more.
This win follows her naming as the major cultivator final year in BotaniQ’s Energy 10 of the Canadian Cannabis Business awards. Discussing this most recent acknowledgement from the Develop Up Conference, Kwasniewska commented:
I am honored to get this award. This is terrific recognition for the whole cultivation group and HEXO’s concentrate on constant, higher-high-quality items.
With the Develop Up Expo Awards now more than, added cannabis-focused North American small business conferences and awards shows are due to take spot in the coming months.
Entries are now open for the 2019 Canadian Cannabis Awards, with applicants capable to submit items by means of late October. The awards gala will then be held on November eight at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto.
Final year’s iterations of that awards show was dominated by the now disgraced CannTrust, which is nonetheless attempting to survive a Well being Canada audit following a non-licensed developing scandal.
On the U.S. side of the small business., the Cannabis Business enterprise Awards will take spot in Miami on October 27. That showcase will function a quantity of celebrity appearances, like former Miami Dolphins football player Ricky Williams.
In other current HEXO Corp news, co-founder and Chief Brand Officer Adam Miron stepped down from his position back in July. Final month the firm on top of that added 18 new items to its lineup accessible by means of the Ontario Cannabis Retailer.
These new solution offerings contain the company’s Helios dried flower, which managed to win the Greatest Sativa category at the O’Cannabiz 2019 Business Awards.
HEXO’s stock is presently trading at a price tag of $four.18 a share as of Tuesday morning, suffering from the exact same meteoric crash that all licensed cannabis producers seasoned throughout the spring. The price tag has considering the fact that dropped practically in half from a higher of $eight.28 back in late April.