Our Mission Statement

VIP Media Group is a collective of cannabis retailers is quickly becoming a voice for the cannabis industry with over 400+ retailers and growing. We encourage collaboration and sharing of best practices among its members to drive success and benefit for businesses involved. We encourage collaborating with and supporting the businesses involved in our group.


Our Mission Statement

Our mission is to foster an engaged and collaborative network to empower licensed producers and authorized retailers to thrive and strive for excellence in the cannabis industry. Our principals are driven by a focus on sustainability, diversity and inclusion, and the pursuit to advance cannabis knowledge with a strong focus on consumer education and social responsibility to build trust with the general public.


Retailer Connect Trade Show is the first Trade Show hosted by retailers for retailers with the focus giving big and small companies opportunities to showcase their brands. It is an exclusive industry-only B2B show designed to facilitate commerce between Retailers and Cannabis Brands.

Cannabis brands will have an opportunity to showcase their products and give sneak peaks into exciting upcoming new releases.  Brands will be permitted to hand out samples. Attendees will be store owners, store managers, buyers, budtenders and industry professionals. There will also be a social networking component with open bar, appetizers, dinner and gift bags for all the attendees.

Limited number of booths are available – books yours early


What are people are Saying?


"We are stronger together!"

This conference stays true to this mission and consists of connection, collaboration and community. The connections I’ve personally made by attending VIP Media Group's events are so greatly appreciated and beneficial. I am excited to be a part of this conference“
Jacqui Childs
CCO - Cannabis.wiki

"We are ecstatic about Elevate Conference"

At SESS Holdings we are ecstatic to sign up with the Elevate Cannabis Business Conference. With Retailers and LPs connecting at these levels of training and sharing knowledge, it will give the opportunity that all LPs require to build the trust and relations they require to ensure the success of their business. The crew at the Retailer Connect have proven themselves to be an essential source for anyone in the industry. We are excited to be a part of this team and conference.
Omar Ali
CEO / Grower - SESS Holdings

“Always a great vibe - educational, collaborative and fun”

VIP Media events create events to meet and socialize with other independents in the cannabis space. It’s always a great vibe - educational, collaborative, and fun! I love being involved in supporting the people in the industry to be successful.
Katy Perry
Founder / CEO - TOKE Cannabis

Send Us A Message

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No, you do not have to attend all 4 days. Although for some people it may be beneficial to attend more than one day. There are lots of opportunities to learn and network but its up to you to decide what’s best for you.

Yes, We will be publishing a book with all the Training materials for you to take with you. All attendees will get copies of the Education & Training Book.

We have deals with a couple of nice hotels close to the Convention Centre. We will provide you with a hotel discount code should you require to say in a hotel.

Yes, Complimentary Lunch and Dinner is provided for all attendees on all 4 days of the conference. We will also have bar service during the networking mixers.

Yes, We will have an outdoor Cannabis Consumption and Smoking Area. Depending on the weather we will have Tents and outdoor heat lamps if required.

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