Women's Leadership Award Shawna Seldon McGregor

On April 28, 2022, Green Market Report held its first-ever Women’s Summit. During the event, the Women’s Leadership Awards were announced and presented to the winners. Over the next two weeks, we will highlight each of these winners and congratulate them on their contributions to the cannabis industry.

Women’s Leadership Award

Public Relations

Shawna Seldon McGregor

Founder & CEO Maverick Public Relations

Shawna’s cannabis experience is unparalleled, working from the inception of adult-use in Colorado to bring cannabis messaging to the national stage. She has deep experience representing various sectors, including biotech, agribusiness, sustainable technologies, renewable energy, associations, the regulated cannabis industry and media companies. 


Shawna established MPR with a mission to provide big agency expertise with outstanding client service by a team of seasoned communications professionals. Shawna aspires to be a supportive leader that positions her team for growth and success. She endeavors to give back to the industry and is widely respected in her field. MPR has been recognized as one of the most effective cannabis agencies in the cannabis industry according to Green Market Report, The Observer, Cannabis Industry Journal, MG magazine and The Cannabist. McGregor is a member of PRSA, where she serves on the DEI committee and earned a certificate in Reputation Management. She is also a member of the Crisis Ready Institute and NIRI. 


Shawna cares about giving back. She has provided pro bono work for Cannabis Certification Council and Cannabis Doing Good. She served on Denver’s Sustainability Working Group and as a committee member for Denver Press Club. She has organized a marketing group of the leading cannabis brands in Colorado since late 2017. She serves on the boards of the Publicity Club of New York and Saving Dobermankind. Previously served on the Climate Ride Board and has volunteered for Big Brothers/Sisters and Fresh Air Fund.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Get the latest cannabis news delivered right to your inbox

The Morning Rise

Unpack the industry with the daily cannabis newsletter for business leaders.

 Sign up

About Us

The Green Market Report focuses on the financial news of the rapidly growing cannabis industry. Our target approach filters out the daily noise and does a deep dive into the financial, business and economic side of the cannabis industry. Our team is cultivating the industry’s critical news into one source and providing open source insights and data analysis


Recent Tweets

Get the latest cannabis news delivered right to your inbox

The Morning Rise

Unpack the industry with the daily cannabis newsletter for business leaders.