Today in Toronto, Elizabeth Becker — Founder of HiBnb, the Canadian startup globally recognized for “putting Canada on the cannabis tourism map”, made an important announcement about a new partnership with SUPERHOG that will alleviate concerns that some may still have about renting out space to cannabis users.

Becker says it is that kind of stigma that HiBnb exists to remove for the millions of cannabis friendly consumers expected to use their service over the coming years. “Though we know the cannabis community we serve is vastly responsible, potential hosts sometimes have unwarranted concerns because of the unfair stigma that…

(Calgary, Mon July 12) Today, Hempfest Cannabis Expo announces its triumphant return to Calgary for it’s fifth incredible year of cannabis entertainment, education, and opportunity for Canadian cannabis consumers — and some visitors from over the border. The family run team at Hempfest Canada have been recognized as industry leaders running one of the topCannabis Expos in Canada since 2015. In addition to the regular Hempfest festivities, the 2021 Calgary Expo also hosts the 3rd annual Hempfest Cup.

Organizers are also excited that in a historic win, **Cannabis consumption IS permitted** within the festival grounds at Canada Olym[ic Park for…

After thirty one years of styling the locks of the best and brightest in Toronto, worldSALON, Canada’s greenest salon, has pivoted to include a new brand to the WORLD family, worldMARKET. The brainchild of master stylist, founder Brian Phillips and salon manager Andrew Wu, the carefully curated selection of offerings in the hip, urban shop, are meant to enhance the client hair experience. Says Wu, “After the second lockdown, instead of giving up, Brian and I decided to focus on finding some really cool like minded brands to introduce to our clients and the community. Creating the market seemed like…

Michael Levitt, the founder & Chief Burnout Officer of The Breakfast Leadership Network, a San Diego and Toronto-based burnout media and consulting firm, couldn’t agree more. His new book, “Burnout Proof: How To Establish Boundaries To Avoid The Negativity of Stress” is the result of both lived and professional experience.

After personally experiencing a crushing and health threatening professional burnout, Levitt turned his own, and now he is passionate about helping others take a hard look at their own lives and career paths. …

HiBnb Challenges AirBnb For Lucrative Cannabis Market

Toronto’s HiBnb WINS the 2021 SHORTYZ Innovator / Disruptor Award

Toronto based HiBnb has been catching interest in the startup world, racking up multiple international media mentions, and gaining attention from investors after closing their pre-seed funding goals. Hospitality industry watchers are saying the unique concept is a winner, and that HiBnb is a gamechanger. As travel returns, the company will be challenging AirBnb for the lucrative cannabis tourism market — beginning in Canada, but rapidly expanding North America wide.

Last week, HiBnb WON the Innovator / Disruptor Award at the high profile 2021 SHORTYZ AWARDS for the short…

The listing says : ‘One-Of-A-Kind @ 179’ is unmatched in the Greater Ottawa Area, in terms of design and location. Riverdale, with unobstructed views from the Master Suite of the Rideau Canal (UNESCO World Heritage Site) and Downtown Ottawa. There’s a Secondary Income Suite or use as multi-generational family, University Student or additional living space, given this location is 10 mins to Carleton University or University of Ottawa. It even offers access to an amazing active lifestyle, all year round and taking in the best the Nation’s Capital has to offer- sporting events, shopping and restaurants, as well as attractions…

The Powerful Films of Timothy Allen Coons

Industry watchers and film fans in the know say that young New York based Film Director and Actor, Timothy Allen Coons has a unique vision. At only 30 years old, he has already seen his work lauded and applauded across the continent from Los Angeles to Toronto, garnering an impressive number of prestigious awards.

Timothy was just five years old when he fell in love with film. He was raised by his mother, Andrea Snyder, in a small town named Shortsville, NY, where “trips to rent movies on the weekends was the norm,” he says, “and dissecting films and watching…

Kelly Addison, known as Reverend Kelly since being ordained in mid 2020 says any proceeds from the telethon or from sponsorship will go to a fund to help Kelly’s Green Lounge to stay open. Their joyous opening launch party happened on the one year anniversary of the legalization of cannabis in Canada. Sadly, that was just four short months before Covid19 — and the accompanying lockdowns — came to shut the widely anticipated gatherings, events, parties, and cannabis themed weddings down.

Like other small businesses forced to close their doors throughout the repeated Ontario lockdowns, the Lounge is struggling. Where…

After a hugely successful first season that drew the attention of dreadlock professionals, fans, and those curious about the philosophy, the Toronto based hosts of LOC TALK are at it again.

Celebrity stylists Karen Wallington and Brian J Phillips find time to host the popular podcast as well as running three other businesses between them : Modlocks (Karen), World Salon (Brian,) and Noggin Oil (both!)

Whether you call them locs, dreds, dreadlocks, jatas, Rasta, Dada or Congo, the two say, LOC TALK is dedicated to elevating and educating every aspect of the loc world. For each guest there is a…

Mental Health Champion Ralph Bryant prepares for his tour

On Saturday, April 10th, one of the first garage sales in Niagara of the season will also be for a worthy cause. The Bubba Garage Sale will raise money and awareness for mental illness. It was created by Ralph Bryant, a Grimsby resident, who in two weeks will be embarking on a trip of a lifetime.

“I have loved my time in Grimsby, but it’s time for a new adventure,” the writer and content creator said. “The garage sale will be a great way to say goodbye while raising money to local support mental health programs.”

Ralph, who completed his…

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