Karson Humiston

Founder & CEO of Vangst

Founder & CEO

Karson Humiston is the Founder & CEO of Vangst, the cannabis industry’s leading recruiting platform. Since launching in 2016, Vangst has connected more than 10,000 people with jobs at over 650 leading cannabis businesses around the US. Karson was featured on the 2018 Forbes 30 under 30 list. Prior to founding Vangst, Karson founded On Track Adventures, a student travel organization based out of St. Lawrence University.

My Sessions

Growing a Team

Panel Room A

Attracting and retaining top talent is challenging in any industry. In rapidly growing, uncertain, and regulated industries, this challenge is even bigger. What are some strategies to find talent? How can companies ensure employees are connected with up to date resources to stay abreast of changing regulations, technologies and business practices?

Growing the Business