Jack Herer – Canna-Jacks Founder and CEO
Jack Herer is a cannabis strain known for its multifaceted effects and upbeat buzz. Its complex flavor profile stems from its abundant terpene profile.
Pinene, myrcene and humulene are three primary terpenes present in this strain, giving each flower its own distinctive aromas and flavors.
This hybrid strain is sativa dominant and may help relieve both stress and depression, as well as provide multiple sclerosis patients relief and those living with other chronic pain conditions with some relief.
Early Life and Education
Jack Herer was born in 1939 and grew up as an enthusiastic supporter of Barry Goldwater as a Republican senator from Arizona. Never did Herer display signs of counterculture until starting growing marijuana as a teenager – something he would continue throughout his life.
At first he immersed himself in cannabis and hemp lore by reading underground publications to broaden his knowledge. By the early 1970s he had openly established a “head shop”.
He advocated for hemp’s use in paper, textiles and biofuel applications as well as cannabis as an unaddictive recreational drug with medicinal uses. According to him, smoking nearly 1,500 pounds would be required in order for someone to experience any lethal reaction; his staunch faith in cannabis fuelled his activism and led to its creation of the strain which now bears his name.
Achievement and Honors
Jack Herer’s legacy as a cannabis activist, author and journalist continues to be acknowledged worldwide. In 2012 he received the Lifetime Achievement award at the HIGH TIMES Medical Cannabis Cup in Los Angeles where his son Dan accepted it on his behalf.
He published The Emperor Wears No Clothes, outlining a groundbreaking system for assessing marijuana quality while debunking numerous myths, which led to an entire movement of cannabis advocacy.
As marijuana becomes more mainstream, Jack in the Box is expanding their cannabis-friendly marketing strategy in order to increase sales. This includes expanding vape cartridge offerings and partnering with marijuana brands; additionally their 2022 advertising campaigns feature cannabis themed content.
Jack is a husband, father and cannabis patient who founded Canna-Jacks as a way of providing cannabis users with high quality products that they could trust – in addition to making sure they received appropriate medical benefits from using marijuana products.
He and his business partner opened the first Cannabis Jacks location in Val Caron, Ontario last October. Timmins and North Bay will follow.
Jack’s Girl can help medical cannabis patients enhance their focus, mood and ease any physical aches and pains they are experiencing. Additionally, this strain may assist consumers in combatting anxiety and stress; though dosage should be strictly adhered to if paranoia arises from it. Furthermore, Jack’s Girl may prove beneficial to those living with ADD/ADHD.
Celebrities often look for innovative ways to pad their bank accounts. One such avenue is marijuana monetization; rappers such as Snoop Dogg and Drake have capitalized on this industry by selling products related to marijuana through their names – Snoop Dogg is selling his signature lines of pot strains while Drake has established himself with cannabis apps and services under his name.
Eminem, with an estimated net worth of US$60 million, is another high-profile marijuana entrepreneur. He owns Dreamville Records label and hosts an annual festival featuring artists like Janet Jackson and Kendrick Lamar.
Jackass creator Jordie Bellaire now makes his living as a vlogger, earning an attractive monthly fee to post outrageous stunts online. Additionally, he founded Strike and owns stake in Dutchie; latter recently raising $350 million funding to increase their valuation to over $4 billion – making the deal the biggest cannabis funding deal ever completed.