Javier Hasse

Managing Dir, Cannabis Editor

Javier Hasse is a young, cannabis-focused reporter, editor and book author, currently serving as the Managing Director of Benzinga Cannabis, where he oversees a news and events team of more than 35 people.

Javier's first book, “Start Your Own Cannabis Business,” was published by Entrepreneur Media and hit the #1 Best Seller spot on Amazon. As an award-winning reporter, he has had more than 4,900 unique articles published across numerous mass media outlets including CNN, Forbes, Chicago Tribune, MSN, CNBC, Playboy, Entrepreneur Magazine, Yahoo, MarketWatch, the Houston Chronicle, The Street, Nasdaq, Morningstar, Benzinga, MERRY JANE, High Times, Leafly, DOPE Magazine, and many others.

Javier is also co-founder and CEO of Spanish-language news site El Planteo, a Billboard-charting rapper, published photographer, and frequent public speaker; and sits on advisory boards in Africa, Latin America, and Canada.

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