Cannabis Industry Investor and Consultant
Paige Cecchi is on a mission to end the stigma surrounding cannabis worldwide. A fierce networker who embraces opportunity, she has served as a trusted strategic advisor, confidant, and source of industry expertise. Her diverse skillset has supported a wide range of consulting roles that vary from treating animals with cannabis to inventing a consumption device inspired by a tube of mascara. Her work has taken her to Prague, Barcelona, Hong Kong, and every major trade show in between where she has hosted some of the best attended industry events.
Paige is mainly focused on diversifying her portfolio and creating positive social change by investing capital, time, and expertise in passionate entrepreneurs who are leading the way as cannabis enters the mainstream. She also recently joined forces with her sister, an accomplished accessories designer, and her lifelong friend, to launch Stigma & Style: an online retailer for the fashion-forward cannabis consumer. Stigma & Style taps into lifestyle trends and imagery from the forefront of a stylish new cannabis culture.
Paige previously lead business development initiatives for Women Grow, utilizing start-up experience and industry insight to create long-term value for the fastest-growing professional network for women in the legal cannabis sector. She also worked with the cannabis lifestyle brand Jane West from inception to funding to final product launch. She began her career in cannabis in 2013 while she was in college researching her undergraduate honors thesis on The Economics of Marijuana Legalization.
Paige graduated magna cum laude from Pace University with a B.S. in Business Economics degree. She was the winner of the Pace Pitch Competition in 2014 and awarded the Levine Entrepreneurship Grant for her first subscription-based company