Kimberly Dillon is a leading strategist in the cannabis industry and is on a mission to tap into the wellness potential of the plant. She is the founder of Plant & Prosper, a Cannabis Advisory firm and is also the founder of Frigg Wellness, a beauty line targeting the needs of of women. Most recently, she was the CMO of Papa & Barkley, a Cannabis startup that she helped grow to a 30 Million dollar business in two years and whose products are #1 or #2 in their respective categories. Named a “Brand star” by Adweek for her story driven approach to branding, she also serves as a mentor to the Initiative (cannabis accelerator) and is an advisor to a number of Cannabis and CBD Brands.
She has spoken on the topics of Cannabis as Wellness, and Building Authentic Cannabis Brands at a number of key conferences including Goop, SXSW and NCIA. Prior to Cannabis she worked at several Blue Chip companies like Procter & Gamble and Clorox. She has two undergraduate degrees from the University of Pittsburgh and a MBA from the University of Michigan. Kimberly live in Los Angeles, where she performs standup comedy in her free time and is working on her 42nd passport stamp.