May 2, 2022

Maverick Public Relations Founder Shawna Seldon McGregor Honored as a Top Woman Leader in the Cannabis Industry

Green Market Report’s Women’s Leadership Award recognizes McGregor for her ongoing public relations efforts to elevate the cannabis market NEW YORK CITY (May 2, 2022) — Maverick Public Relations Founder & CEO Shawna Seldon McGregor received the Green Market Report Women’s Leadership Award for Public Relations as part of the GMR Women’s Leadership Awards presentation…
August 11, 2020

Maverick Public Relations Expands to Meet Growing Client Roster

Operations and Marketing Communications Leadership Expands Expertise in Areas of Professional Services, Building Efficiency and Legal Cannabis Markets DENVER (August 10, 2020)—Maverick Public Relations, a boutique public relations and communications agency promoting health, horticulture, science and sustainability customers across North America, is pleased to announce the addition of 20-year agency veteran Stan Wagner. As a…
April 17, 2020

Pitching Pot on 4/20

There was a time when PR pros were nervous pitching stories about pot to media outlets. But Shawna Seldon McGregor says things have changed – for the better. Shawna talks marijuana PR with Robert just in time for 4/20 – pot’s high holiday! Also, Robert celebrates the moment by singing a line from a Colorado…
February 18, 2020

Top 12 Most Effective Cannabis PR Firms

The cannabis industry is one of the most unique and restricted industries in general, but when it comes to advertising, marketing and public relations, it stands alone in its capabilities and the landscape in which to operate. The keys to any good marketing or PR campaign in cannabis, since advertising is still almost completely illegal…
December 17, 2019

PR Power List Cannabis Honor Roll of 2019

There are thousands of PR firms in New York City, but there are only 50 slots on our annual PR Power List. To salute even more of the great work we’ve seen this year, here’s our honor roll of the most influential firms in the cannabis industry. Agencies on previous honor rolls have graduated to…
June 19, 2019

News of Firms: Maverick PR Formed in Denver

O'DWYER'S | Shawna Seldon McGregor, a former senior vice president at The Rosen Group, has formed Maverick Public Relations, a Denver-based communications consultancy that specializes in the biotech, health & wellness, agribusiness, sustainable technologies, renewable energy, associations, media and cannabis industries. The new agency’s offerings include public relations, media training, investor relations, content development, thought…
June 19, 2019

People on the move: Shawna Seldon Mcgregor

DENVER BUSINESS JOURNAL | Shawna Seldon Mcgregor Founder at Maverick Public Relations EDUCATION:  University of Florida (Gainesville, FL) McGregor provides big agency expertise with the hands-on client service of a seasoned communications expert. Media relations, media training, thought leadership development, content creation and response strategies are among the services she offers. This article originally appeared…