Cassie Neiden is the managing editor for Cannabis Business Times, Cannabis Dispensary and Cannabis Conference. She joined GIE Media’s Cannabis group in February 2017. Previously, she worked as the associate editor the company’s sister publications, Greenhouse Management and Produce Grower, where she covered topics ranging from business management to greenhouse design, integrated pest management (IPM), horticultural lighting, urban agriculture and more. She’s also an experienced freelance writer, with bylines in publications such as Martha Stewart Weddings, Yahoo! Tech and Cleveland Magazine. In 2018, Neiden received an “Editor of the Year” honorable mention at Folio:’s Eddie and Ozzie Awards gala in New York City. She is an alumna of Kent State University’s School of Journalism & Mass Communication with a bachelor’s degree in magazine journalism.