Mimi Lam is the CEO and co-founder of award-winning cannabis retailer and lifestyle company, Superette. Her vision for Superette, which has one store in Ottawa and others in the works, is to create fun and accessible spaces where customers are inspired to discover their personal journey with cannabis. She is a part of key cannabis policy groups, including the Canadian Chamber of Commerce’s National Cannabis Working Group and the Ontario Policy Cannabis Council, where she works along industry leaders to tackle key issues in the legal cannabis market.
Prior to starting Superette, she was previously Director of Corporate Development at Tokyo Smoke / Hiku Brands. There, she scaled the company’s strategy and operations, supported in the growth of the Tokyo Smoke retail banner across the country, and guided the companies through transformative transactions: Hiku’s acquisition by Canopy Growth Corp and Tokyo Smoke’s merger with BC-based craft cultivator DOJA Cannabis.
Mimi is passionate about paving the way for women in Canada’s cannabis industry and fostering community through socially responsible initiatives. Her motto? To lead by example, speak with compassion and build with integrity.