Yvonne DeLaRosa Green is an award winning actress, trailblazing advocate, visionary entrepreneur, and philanthropist in the cannabis industry.
She is the Founder & CEO of 99 High Tide Dispensary, which has been honored several times as the best dispensary in all of California in the cannabis industry. She currently oversees all operations for the Malibu dispensary to include all finances, budgets, retail, key hires, design, vendor relations, advertising, marketing branding as well as handles being the company’s face and spokesperson.
Yvonne will bring her vast cannabis retail experience to her next operations to ensure the Santa Monica dispensary runs with smooth execution and success. Her vast experience in dispensary management that she has acquired over her decade of operations will be applied to bring a fully compliant facility.
Yvonne is responsible for giving back to every community that she runs businesses within. She actively organizes and supports beach clean ups, veteran related activities and charitable events to improve the cities in which she operates. She will bring with her over 10 years of professional cannabis knowledge on the healing power of the plant to every cannabis user that comes to one of her establishments.
Yvonne was the creative visionary behind the world’s very first upscale medical cannabis dispensary, 99 High Art, which was hailed by Rolling Stone, LA Weekly and DOPE Magazine as one of the best medical marijuana collectives in California. As an entrepreneur, Yvonne has taken the 99 High Tide brand to be recognized as a name synonymous with luxury cannabis products and upscale customer service.
In 2017, Yvonne continued to blaze trails by becoming the very first person to a receive a cannabis business license in Los Angeles County and was honored for her achievements in cannabis by Industry Power Women, who named her “Business Woman of the Year”.
Outside of the cannabis industry, Yvonne has also found success in the world of television and film. Armed with a masters degree in film and television from UCLA, Yvonne has helped create award-winning projects and documentaries, as well as garnering awards as an actress for various film/TV projects.
She continues to use her knowledge of the film industry and her celebrity in the entertainment and cannabis industries to assist in spreading the word for cannabis and all of its benefits.