SugarTop Buddery With Founder Anna Kaplan (MJ Biz Con)
SugarTop Buddery is a family-owned and operated cultivator, processor, and wholesale distributor located in Eugene, Oregon. SugarTop began in 2015 as a small indoor garden and was one of the first branded pre-rolls to launch in Oregon. They are proud to roll up their flower and community partner’s strains into their signature “bat” line of pre-rolls as well as a variety of Multi-Packs including our Community Packs and Good Smoke line. They also offer a variety of beloved strains from our garden including the coveted Lodi Dodi and Narnia. As a company founded by artists and musicians, their core values support the arts within the cannabis community. SugarTop believes art, music, and cannabis bring people together. Anna brings the experience of Art, Music, and Community to the Cannabis Industry as founder and CEO of the SugarTop brands. SugarTop Buddery is a vertically integrated Cultivator, Distributor, and Processor based in Eugene, Oregon known for high-quality pre-rolls and SugarTop Buddery Indoor Flower.
Anna is actively working to increase equity in the cannabis industry by representing a diverse group of business owners under the umbrella of SugarTop Distribution. This includes uplifting the community with innovative and collaborative strategies to incubate small businesses in her community. She sits on the Board of Directors of the Oregon Cannabis Association and has a mission to empower women in business, also serving as President to the local 501 C-6 Non-Profit Women Leaders in Cannabis and is the founding chapter leader of Eugene Tokeativity. She joined the cannabis industry in late 2014 after moving to Oregon to launch the SugarTop Buddery brand with her brother Jarrod Kaplan. She was drawn to the industry as an opportunity to build something from the ground up, while also investing in a plant, a culture, and a movement that gives back to the community.