Spotlight on Nelson Guerrero

Meet Nelson Guerrero - He’s a first generation Latinx and the Cofounder of the Cannabis Cultural Association, a nonprofit organization that helps marginalized and underrepresented communities engage in the legal cannabis industry.

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Tell us about The Cannabis Cultural Association.

The Cannabis Cultural Association is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, based in NY which helps marginalized and underrepresented communities engage in the legal cannabis industry, emphasizing criminal justice reform, access to medical cannabis, and adult use legalization.

Who has inspired you most on your entrepreneurial journey?

My father has been my greatest inspiration on this entrepreneurial journey. His journey coming to America from Ecuador working hard as an employee. He took the ultimate risk with 4 mouths to feed after failing the first time as an entrepreneur. He came back stronger to create a successful firm that is still up an running today.

What accomplishment are you most proud of to date?

Creating the Cannabis Cultural Association (CCA) and receiving nonprofit status.

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