Revenue Streams in Hemp
NorQuest’s session will focus on informing participants in three key areas: use of hemp in industrial, food, construction, cosmetic product applications; considering how to train workforce to the cultivation or processing of hemp; and dual purpose crops-what are the different combinations of hemp crops that can be grown to maximize revenue streams.
Presented by: Andrea Eriksson, Norquest College
Since August 2017, Andrea Eriksson has served as the Business Development Officer, Strategic Initiatives at NorQuest College. Andrea is responsible for overseeing the development of green-sector related programming. After earning her Bachelor of Commerce, Andrea attended The Washington Centre. Her time in Washington included working for the International Business Development Division at the Embassy of Canada. After returning to Canada, Andrea worked as a Business Research Officer at The Business Link, assisting clients to develop business plans using market intelligence. Andrea has also worked as a Manager of Trade and Investment at Edmonton Economic Development, planning incoming investment missions, developing educational programming, and providing international market research to companies. Andrea has been praised for her entrepreneurship and business development skills, superior market research abilities, and leadership skills.