Co-Founder / The Hollingsworth Cannabis Company (WA)
Joy Hollingsworth is the Co-Founder of The Hollingsworth Cannabis Company (T.H.C. C.o.), a Black and family-owned and operated Tier III cannabis Producer and Processor located in Western Washington. Prior to getting involved in the cannabis industry Hollingsworth was a star collegiate athlete. She played basketball overseas in Greece before returning to the U.S. to receive her Masters in Education and become the assistant women’s basketball coach at Seattle University for three seasons.
Joy believes T.H.C. C.o. will leave a lasting impact and legacy in the Black community. “Creating generational wealth and giving back to the community is super important to us. Five to ten years from now we want the Hollingsworth company to be the foundation for other endeavors we’re passionate about and committed to; whether that’s a real estate development or a non-profit giving money to people of color,” says Hollingsworth.