Vladimir Bautista, CEO / Co-Founder at Happy Munkey LLC, was recently selected as Top Cannabis Innovator of the Year for 2020 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for his outstanding leadership and commitment to the profession.
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With many years of professional experience as an advocate and leader within the cannabis industry, Mr. Bautista has certainly proven himself as an accomplished professional and expert in the field. He is a dynamic, results-driven leader, who has demonstrated success not only as a Cannabis Innovator but also through his successful experience in the music, hospitality and event production industries. Vladimir is well-known for his strong relationships with the international cannabis elite.
As the Co-Founder and Managing Member of Happy Munkey LLC., Vlad provides corporate cannabis access to the authentic NYC cannabis scene. Happy Munkey hosts popular VIP events that connect politicians, chefs, doctors, influencers, athletes and creative artists with each other to network and collaborate.
Happy Munkey LLC., is a New York City cannabis inspired lifestyle brand that specializes in “Higher End” hospitality and media. They are internationally-known for their connection of Corporate and Culture within the cannabis space.
His areas of expertise include but are not limited to business development, brand development, entrepreneurship, consulting, public/media relations, strategic communications, digital and online marketing, brand development, social media marketing, event planning and hospitality.
The President of IAOTP, Stephanie Cirami, stated “Choosing Mr. Bautista for this award was an easy decision for our panel to make. He is brilliant at what he does and has contributed so much of his passion and wisdom to build the Happy Munkey brand. We know we will be seeing more incredible things from this man in the future. We are looking forward to meeting him at our Annual Awards Gala this year.”
Throughout his career Mr. Bautista has received awards, accolades and has been recognized worldwide for his outstanding leadership and commitment to the profession. This year he will be considered for a feature in TIP (Top Industry Professional) Magazine and was selected as Top Cannabis Innovator of the year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP). At the end of this year he will be honored at IAOTP’s Annual Awards Gala at the Plaza Hotel in NYC.
Aside from his successful career, Vlad is also a sought-after public speaker at national cannabis conferences and business events. Along with his partner Ramon, they co-host the popular HappyMunkey Podcast. The podcast features an eclectic mix of guests who run the cannabis scene from rap stars to CEO’s to the Founder of the Canadian Securities Exchange.
Looking back, Mr. Bautista attributes his success to his perseverance, business experiences and remaining passionate in all his endeavors. When not working, he enjoys traveling, collaborating and networking. For the future, he hopes to create, strengthen and build relationships for the cannabis industry through his media knowledge, business connections and Happy Munkey.
For more information on Vladimir Bautista please visit: http://www.happymunkey.com
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