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Zane Vorenberg


Zane Vorenberg

I am a freelance writer, editor and website developer with about 25 years of experience. I’ve worked for three major newspapers – the Albuquerque Tribune, Santa Fe New Mexican and the Columbian in Southwest Washington. In my time as a journalist I’ve specialized in business, science, technology, health care and the cannabis industry. I also have an extensive background in web site development and content management. I’ve been part of the web team at every paper I’ve worked at. I also run my own cannabis website called


Cannabis 101: Don’t know much about cannabis? Don’t worry. Zane Vorenberg is a journalist with 25 years of experience covering cannabis-related topics. In this session, he will outline the basics of cannabis products and types in both recreational and medical markets, explore how the industry has evolved and discuss some of the complexities of legalization. Got questions? Bring them.