Kristin Jordan is the founder and CEO of Park Jordan, a commercial real estate brokerage and advisory services firm serving the cannabis industry. Until recently, Kristin served as the director of real estate at Acreage Holdings. Prior to her work in the cannabis sector, she practiced real estate law at several boutique firms and managed real estate portfolios. Kristin’s passion for advancing cannabis reform has extended to a variety of professional and nonprofit endeavors. She is the founder and CEO of Mannada, a NYC-based cannabis professional event production company, which launched The Maze, a weekly cannabis event listing newsletter, as well as the Cannabis Summit Series including the Cannabis Media Summit, Cannabis Real Estate Summit, and Cannabis Law Summit. Kristin is also a co-founder of the Cannabis Cultural Association, a nonprofit organization, and the founder of the Asian Cannabis Roundtable, a professional networking organization, both of which she has served as executive director. Additionally, Kristin is a member of the New York State Bar Association Committee on Cannabis and the Minority Cannabis Business Association Policy Committee.
What attracted you to the cannabis industry?
The unlimited opportunity for generational wealth for communities most harmed by the failed, racially-biased enforcement of drug prohibition.
Tell us one fun fact about cannabis!
Cannabis was one of the most important crops in ancient Korea as early as 3000 BCE.
Cannabis has clear value to people’s health. Tell us your favorite way to stay healthy and fit.
While I am a medical patient and wellness consumer, I thoroughly enjoy cannabis use for joy and euphoria.