Daniel Yi

Senior VP of Corporate Communications
MedMen

Biography

Daniel Yi is the Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications at MedMen, the Los Angeles-based marijuana company. He was Content Manager at Southern California Edison, Manager of Communications and Marketing at The Energy Coalition, was Media Relations Manager at the Port of Long Beach and was a staff writer for the Los Angeles Times. Daniel received his B.A. from Boston University and his M.A. degree from the University of Southern California.

MedMen recently became the first American cannabis company to be valued at over $1 billion, thus qualifying it for “unicorn” status. Its chain of retail stores have been called the Starbucks of weed and have been compared to the Apple store.