Celebrity Influence in CBD Industry

Celebrity Influence in CBD

Extract Labs CEO Featured in USA TODAY!

USA Today’s reporter Elise Brisco recently interviewed our CEO, Craig Henderson about the differences between THC and CBD. The article “Martha Stweart, Jaleel White and more promote cannabis use” looks at the blossoming cannabis industry and gives an introduction to the two cannabinoids. Celebrities including Jay-Z, Willie Nelson, and Gwyneth Paltrow are branding cannabis products; In a competitive industry, famous faces are necessary to break into the market that requires deep pockets, Craig points out in the article. 

Brisco shows there are many snake oil brands out there that distract from the potential health benefits of quality CBD products. Purchasing an overpriced CBD tincture at a Wichita rest stop may dissuade people from using CBD in the future. Brisco speaks to experts on the potential side effects of CBD, revealing the limited risk, especially when purchasing trusted, certified products. Read the full article here

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CEO | Craig Henderson

Extract Labs CEO Craig Henderson is one of the country’s top experts in cannabis CO2 extraction. After serving in the U.S. Army, Henderson received his master’s in mechanical engineering from the University of Louisville before becoming a sales engineer at one of the nation’s leading extraction technology companies. Sensing an opportunity, Henderson began extracting CBD in his garage in 2016, putting him at the forefront of the hemp movement. He’s been featured in Rolling StoneMilitary TimesThe Today Show, High Times, the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies, and many more. 

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