New West Summit

VANGST Cannabis Career Fair 

October 13th, 2018 ~ 10am - 4pm

MARRIOTT CITY CENTER OAKLAND, CA

We invite you to participate in our 2nd Annual Cannabis Career Fair, hosted by Vangst on Saturday, October 13, 2018. Vangst is the cannabis industry's #1 recruiting resource. Since launching in 2015, Vangst has connected over 7,500 candidates with jobs in the rapidly emerging cannabis industry. So whether you're looking for a job as a budtender or an executive looking for a new career in cannabis, there will be a myriad of opportunities with over 25 companies looking to hire!
Tickets are FREE! Use the button below to register for entrance.
If you're in need of quality employees and want a table at the Career Fair hosted by Vangst, please use the button below to send us a request.

Work with the people you really want.

"New West Summit's Cannabis Consumer Day and Career  Fair is one of the only recruiting events that truly caters to the cannabis industry. Since participating in the last two fairs, we’ve hired four qualified and quality applicants to our team."

One of the fastest growing industries in the US.

Over the next five years, it is anticipated that the cannabis industry will grow to $40 billion, creating job opportunities in many related industries such as marketing, media, HR, financial, technology, agriculture, and science. New West Summit is focused on strengthening the  cannabis industry, fortifying industry growth, and forging deeper alliances by bringing like-minded people together to create a true cannabis community and successful  job market.

For more information and a list of attending companies, including job openings, visit us.


New West Summit 4.0 comes to Oakland for a big, bright experience in one of the most beautiful and diverse cities in the world.

Matthew Greene

New York, NY, USA
CEO & Founder, Edible Science, LLC

Matt Greene has spent his entire career in the marketing, advertising and AdTech industry. His fascination with technology began in 1987 while working with his client Steve Jobs in developing the launch strategies for NeXT Computers. Starting in 1998, Matt pioneered online advertising and supporting technologies for the digital ad agency he founded, Blue Ribbon Digital, where his team drove innovation across all aspects of digital media - from Search to Mobile and Video, his agency measurably generated over $2BB in revenues for their Fortune 100 clients. In this capacity, Matt has spoken at leading conferences such as AdTech, iMedia Summits and the Googleplex in Mountain View, CA. Starting in 2015, Matt re-focused his energies on the burgeoning cannabis industry knowing that the need for innovation in technologies to support the industry would be mandatory. With his his new company, Edible Sciences, he and his team on concentrating their energies in solving the #1 problem facing the edibles sector: Dosing Accuracy. He will be speaking at Binghampton University's TIER Talks in SEPT '17 on technology innovations occurring in the cannabis ancillary space.
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Brett Finkelstein

Boca Raton, FL
Managing Director, Phyto Partners LP

Brett is an experienced executive, venture capital and private equity investor and advisor. He has partnered with, worked with and developed key relationships with numerous premier private equity, investment banks, and venture capital companies. As one of the founders of Phyto Partners LP, Brett’s fundamental ambition for the company’s stakeholders is to creatively apply his unique resources of extensive operating skills, certainty to close, access to capital, extensive network of resources and relentless pursuit of excellence to facilitate a more super-charged evolution for enterprises we fund, launch, and maintain activist roles in. For the powerhouse companies we invest in, advise, and or buy we will be providing more investment value and a comfort level for our financial capital partners, as well as our portfolio companies that join us. Phyto Partners LP was profiled in Forbes as one of the leaders in the cannabis industry. Phyto has invested in half of what CB insights profiled as the trailblazers of 2017. 
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