Sean Black is the Chief Creative Officer of Elevate. As an accomplished entrepreneur and investor Sean has carved out an impressive reputation in emerging markets. His visionary foresight and dynamic leadership have propelled him to the forefront of the cannabis industry, where he has made an indelible mark.
With a background in creating some of Cannabis’s most iconic brands, Sean has brought his unparalleled branding and marketing expertise to our industry. He is widely renowned for establishing the first-ever cannabis consumption lounge in the United States, showcasing his exceptional ability to assemble a team of experts and secure its place in the annals of cannabis history.
As founder and creator, Sean played a pivotal role in the groundbreaking success of Lowell Herb Co., a pioneering California cannabis brand that revolutionized the preroll market. Under his guidance, the company introduced sophisticated branding and packaging, setting a new gold standard for the entire industry. The brand’s monumental achievement culminated in a profitable acquisition by Hacienda in March 2019.
In addition to his significant contributions to Lowell Herb Co., Sean is also a prominent stakeholder and strategic advisor for Field Test, an innovative online advertising firm specializing in the cannabis and CBD sectors. As the publisher of The New Smoker, a cannabis publication, he is dedicated to providing informative and engaging content to the industry and its consumers.
Sean’s visionary leadership, innovative approach and unwavering commitment to excellence and creativity continues to inspire his team and drive the industry forward. Sean Black is an exceptional force in the cannabis industry, and his influence is sure to shape the future of this dynamic and rapidly growing sector.