Recently named by Fortune Magazine as one of the most powerful women in pot, Cheryl is a professional “Deal Maker” in connecting individuals and companies together for a mutual benefit.
The New York Times Magazine named her the Cannabis Queen of Beverly Hills, as a proven visionary and leader in the legal cannabis entrepreneurial investment community. Cheryl Shuman is the founder of the Beverly Hills Cannabis Club with wholly-owned subsidiaries provide turnkey support solutions to the rapidly evolving and growing legal cannabis industry. The Shuman team provides “seed to sale” turnkey business services for the global cannabis industry.
Also known as the “Martha Stewart of Marijuana,” Cheryl Shuman brings decades of experience working with media, celebrities, marketing and health care in Beverly Hills. Shuman transformed her activism into a thriving profitable media enterprise. She has been featured the cannabis queen of Beverly Hills on the covers of Adweek, The Jerusalem Post, The New York Times Magazine, The London Times Magazine and was named one of the most powerful women in pot in Fortune Magazine, as well as features in Vogue, Elle, LA Confidential, Playboy, Vice, The Dr. Phil Show, The View, ABC’s 20/20, Good Morning America and over $1 billion worth of earned media.
Cheryl Shuman currently appears regularly on CNN, Fox Business, CNBC and many others as a cannabis expert reporter. She also has TV series, documentaries and feature film projects in development and is represented by the prestigious William Morris Endeavor Agency in Beverly Hills, California.
Shuman’s experienced management team has a combined fifty years of successful experience in the legal cannabis industry in the United States. Cheryl Shuman, Inc. is expanding throughout United States as well as international markets, bringing its array of services to each new state that legalizes the use of cannabis.
Cheryl Shuman is an experienced investor with a comprehensive understanding of the financial markets and a strong capital markets relationship network. Extensive business development, investment strategy, deal structure, transaction execution and relationship management experience with some of the largest and most sophisticated investors in the world make deals a win/win for all parties.
Shuman is responsible for developing and managing key relationships and executing high-level marketing, business development, partnership and strategic investment initiatives. Her abilities to develop and refine strategies, narratives, content and context to best brand, position and optimize client platforms that include alternatives, new and disruptive technologies, real estate, entrepreneurial ventures and vetted, high-quality Cannabis opportunities keeps Shuman as the leader of the pack in the financial world.
Shuman’s relationships include institutional investors, family offices, financial advisors, funds, private equity, venture capital, private debt, business owners, entrepreneurs and real estate developers/investors.
Cheryl Shuman is an activist and cancer survivor and continues to work with other cancer patients. Last but not least Shuman started a mentoring program for women with over 200 successful results. She currently has several television projects in the works as well as a book and feature film based on her life story.