Viridian Staffing

Founded in 2013, Viridian Staffing was the cannabis industry’s original, professional recruiting and HR consulting firm.

Today, Viridian stands apart as the industry’s oldest and most experienced full-service staffing agency, serving cannabis businesses, in all major verticles, coast-to-coast.

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Temporary Staffing

HR Consulting

Executive Search

Contractors & Consultants

Fractional Executives


Kara Bradford, MBA, MM, CEO, Chief Talent Officer

The Godmother of Cannabis Industry Recruiting, Kara has been an HR professional, specializing in Talent Acquisition, Talent Management, Workforce Planning, Legal Compliance and Organizational Design for over 20 years. Her career has spanned multiple Fortune 100 companies and start-ups in a wide range of industries. Kara has an MBA in Human Resources & Organizational Behavior and is LinkedIN, PRC, CIR, and CSSR Certified. She also has a Master’s degree in Marketing and Non-Profit Management Administration and sits on the Board of a Global Recruiting organization. Kara is a frequent speaker at national and regional conferences in both the Cannabis and HR industries and heads up the NCIA’s Human Resources Committee. She has been named a "Woman to Watch" by MJBiz Daily/Magazine.