Dear friends, fans, readers, subscribers, followers, clients and viewers;
It is with great excitement that we announce today that DOPE Magazine has become part of the High Times Holding Corp.’s family of businesses. High Times is the most iconic brand in the industry with 45+ years championing the cannabis lifestyle with millions of fans and supporters across the globe. Their recent acquisitions of Culture magazine and Green Rush Daily, and now DOPE Magazine, creates the most definitive cannabis media company no one ever thought could exist a mere 10 years ago.DOPE has been on a wild and exciting ride since its inception in 2011. We have published 85 iconic monthly issues featuring the likes of Tommy Chong, Macy Gray, the Diaz Brothers, Whoopi Goldberg, Willie Nelson, La Ganja Estranja, and countless more. We have distributed over 3,000,000 copies of DOPE Magazine reaching audiences near and far. We have held some of the most legendary events through our DOPE Cups, Golden Ticket Parties, DOPE Industry Awards and Budtender Appreciation Days. The team at DOPE has built a loyal social media audience of nearly half a million followers and serve up over 400,000 page views to our site monthly. We have prided ourselves on creating original content and providing a unique perspective on the normalization of cannabis in our society. We have helped facilitate thousands of meaningful connections in our industry and Defended Our Plant Everywhere with the help of our readership, audience, partners and advocates.
This convergence of forces will create tremendous opportunities for DOPE to reach millions through many new inventive and creative platforms. What won’t change is DOPE’s signature voice, core values, and commitment to normalizing cannabis in our society through exceptional content.
The DOPE team
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