Jason Zahler is a partner with the Canna Management Group and the Coachella Valley Publisher of Sensi Magazine, a premier local cannabis publication. Jason brings over a decade of industry experience and 30+ years of business acumen to the board and to his ever-expanding roster of clients.
Jason has managed sales, marketing and operational efforts throughout the entire cannabis supply-chain; from cultivation to manufacturing, distribution, HR, promotions and retail. And it’s this business savvy and extensive network that propels countless clients and brands to retain CMG as a consulting agency of choice. His own cannabis resume includes joint-ownership of dispensaries in Montclair and Lake Elsinore, helping build a state-licensed distribution company in Los Angeles, a greenhouse facility in Temecula, and assisting in launching a successful cannabis staffing agency in Palm Desert.
Since 2018, Jason has been on the forefront of the industry’s move into the mainstream through the publication of Sensi Magazine and through his consulting projects for investors, entrepreneurs, multi-state operators and those looking to gain a foothold and presence in the fast-growing cannabis vertical. Advising on a multitude of ventures including setting-up private-label operations for manufacturers, drawing up business plans for the next generation of dispensaries and launching brands across segments, Jason is committed to progressing the industry in a smart and sustainable manner.
Prior to his work in the cannabis industry, Jason worked in marketing, events and media helping grow and scale operations at Skinnie Entertainment Magazine and KCXX 103.9 Rock Radio hyping awareness of brands and promoters such as Goldenvoice, LiveNation, Tapout, Vans Warped Tour, ESPN X-Games, Ed Hardy, Affliction, Anhauser-Busch and more