Adam Saperia: Growing A Cannabis Company in the Era of Prohibition

On this week’s episode of The Lucky Few Podcast, hosted by Aaron Parker, Adam Saperia discusses what it’s like helping grow one of the largest and best-known cannabis companies in Canada.


Adam Saperia completed his MBA without a clear picture of what the future would hold. After a few months on the job hunt and a very positive social introduction, Adam took a chance and joined a small but promising startup called Emblem Cannabis. Four years later and 100 additional employees Adam is the Chief Strategy Officer at Emblem Cannabis and is responsible for a lot of the company’s massive growth.

Tune in as Adam educates us on the realities of the October 17th cannabis legalization. Adam debunks myths, conveys industry opportunity and offers some words of wisdom as to how best to differentiate yourself and rise to the top.