Apr 17, 2024 - News

Mile Highlights: Wana Brands CEO to step back

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🍬 Wana Brands co-founder Nancy Whiteman, whom Axios Denver named as a 2023 Power Player, announced yesterday she would step down as CEO of the cannabis edibles company. Joe Hodas will succeed her, John reports.

πŸ‘Ώ Meow Wolf will lay off 165 employees, including an unspecified number at its Denver outpost, as the company cuts expenses by 10%. (Denver Post πŸ”‘)

πŸ’° U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert's fundraising plummeted since she switched to the 3rd District race, but she still leads all her rivals with nearly $1 million in the bank. (Colorado Sun)

🌢 The parent company of 505 Southwestern is proposing a food hall near Centennial Airport and the Wings Over the Rockies facility that will incorporate its ingredients in each item. (DBJ πŸ”‘)

πŸ“± An Instagram video of a March 23 shooting led to a 16-year-old being charged as an adult for murder for allegedly killing another teen. (Sentinel)

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