Owner, Mount Horeb Hemp LLC
Mount Horeb, United States
Kattia is the Owner of Mount Horeb Hemp LLC, a USDA certified organic hemp farm. Mount Horeb Hemp is breathing new life into the agricultural industry by growing organic hemp and developing products that improve natural wellbeing. Mount Horeb Hemp’s line of products include Full Spectrum CBD tinctures, CBD muscle cream, hemp flower soaps, and hemp flower CBD pre-rolls. Kattia sees limitless potential for the emerging hemp industry in Wisconsin and has used her business as a vehicle to promote economic empowerment in rural communities. Kattia believes that the hemp industry can revitalize Wisconsin’s rural communities and be a tool for empowering communities of color. She regularly invites community leaders and members to visit the farm and educate her community on Hemp and its potential to create generational wealth for non-traditional farmers, while also improving wellbeing. Kattia holds a Bachelors degree from the University of Washington and is a member of the Hemp Industries Association, Wisconsin Farmers Union, the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation, and the Wisconsin Latino Chamber of Commerce. She is a host of the Hemp Can Do It podcast and is a guest lecturer at the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agricultural & Life Sciences. Kattia has spent the majority of her career working in public health and has expertise in project management, strategic planning, and marketing.
What Kattia hopes to gain from the VV GROW Fellowship:
Kattia hopes to develop a larger support system, improve her business management, and build connections throughout the fellowship. She hopes to learn from the experiences of other fellows on the keys to success, mentorship, and local business culture.
What Kattia can offer other fellows:
Kattia can share her experience in building networks in a new industry and leveraging existing institutions to help achieve goals.
Connect with Kattia on Social Media:
Facebook (business): https://www.facebook.com/mounthorebhemp
Facebook (personal): https://www.facebook.com/kattia.jimenez.1610/
Twitter (business): https://twitter.com/mounthorebhemp
Instagram (business): https://www.instagram.com/mounthorebhemp/