With over two decades of legal and entrepreneurial experience, Ms. Mondin has successfully launched and managed start-ups and publicly-traded companies.. Having specialized in corporate law and regulatory affairs, Rosy has held executive positions with venture companies in real-estate product securitization, market infrastructure (regulatory application and licensing), and in the cannabis industry. Rosy has served as a director and strategic advisor for companies involved in the processing, distribution, retail, and safe use of medical cannabis. She is the founder of the Cannabis Trade Alliance of Canada (CTAC) and currently serves as special advisor to the Association of Canadian Cannabis Retailers (ACCRES). In 2016, Ms. Mondin was invited to participate in round table consultations with the federal Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation and at the Senate Standing Committee to provide key input on the Cannabis Act.
Ms. Mondin’s credibility within government, advocacy, education and business circles has earned her a solid reputation as an industry expert, entrepreneurial leader, special advisor, and legislative authority in the cannabis space. In 2016, Rosy founded Soma Labs Scientific which amalgamated to form Quadron Cannatech Corporation. Quadron listed with the CSE in January 2017, making her the world’s first female founder CEO of a publicly traded cannabis company. In June 2019, Rosy was appointed as the new CEO of World-Class Extractions after the merger with Quadron, leading a diverse team of engineers, scientists and innovators.
Ms. Mondin is a renowned keynote speaker for major industry events such as the Lift Cannabis Expo, O’Cannabiz Conference and the International Cannabis Business Conference, to name a few. Rosy has been interviewed by major media channels including BNN, CBC, BTV, CTV and the Globe & Mail. In 2018, Ms. Mondin won the first-ever ‘Womxn in Weed – Trailblazer’ Award at the Canadian Cannabis Awards. She has been widely recognized as one of the most influential women in the cannabis space as featured in ‘Women in Weed’ and ‘The Growth Op’.
As the legal cannabis industry gains traction in Canada, and around the world, Rosy is excited to be on the cusp of this new, fast-growing industry.