2016 Cannabis Conference
Siobhan McCarthy’s is an Award winning film and web series producer she, is the CEO and Executive Producer of blyssful PRODUCTIONS and red trike media inc.
A celebrated innovative, transdisciplinary artist and educator, McCarthy produced WAM, BC’s first International Disability Media festival through Kickstart Disability Arts when she was their Co-Artistic Director. Siobhan has been the Production Manager of the Vancouver International Film Festival Industry Forum for almost two decades. She has a slate of film, television, and web properties in development.
A self proclaimed urban gardener and kitchen witch, McCarthy’s interest in plant medicines came to be when she lived in Switzerland in the early nineties. Shortly thereafter, she moved to Vancouver to study at U.B.C. where she garnered her Honours Degree in Theatre, Film and Creative Writing and studied plants and people as a minor.
McCarthy has been a consultant to Cannalife Botanicals for the past two years where her experience in marketing, sales and distribution (The Body Shop, Lush Cosmetics, Arbonne.) helped grow the company from local recognition to national success.
McCarthy’s companies specialize in content creation, creating digital strategies, and acting as social media community managers for various broadcast / network properties and brands.