Co-Founder and CEO of Hippo Premium Packaging is known for helping grow cannabis businesses into sustainable, successful companies

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hippo Premium Packaging (, announced that its Co-Founder and CEO, Kary Radestock, has been named Cannabis Industry Woman of the Year. The award was bestowed by CannaNews, a prestigious industry publication.

Radestock, who worked for over 20 years for some of the largest printing companies in the world, brings her insight and extensive knowledge of production processes to the cannabis industry, to give her clients world-class looking brands and custom packaging systems, quickly and affordably.

She is a leading advocate for cannabis businesses, and believes that there will come a day when pharmaceutical and tobacco companies will enter the sector. To help companies prepare, she gives her clients the brand image, packaging, and marketing communications they need to build strong brands so that they will thrive in an increasingly competitive landscape.

Demonstrating her business acumen, Radestock has rapidly expanded Hippo Premium Packaging, and now has employees in key cannabis markets throughout the United States. She believes in having "boot-on-the-ground" so she has hired branding, marketing and packaging consultants that can meet regularly with cannabis business owners, and develop custom, premium quality solutions that help them succeed.

"I am honored and humbled to receive this award, and I share it with all of the great women in the cannabis industry that work hard every day to break barriers, build businesses, and fight to promote a product that provides benefits in so many ways," she said.

The award was shared by Radestock and Genifer Murray, Co-Founder of GENIFER M Jewelry and Chief of Staff at the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA).

Via Cision