Cresco Labs is a top player as Illinois looks to legalize adult use
One of the largest vertically integrated multi-state operators in the US, Cresco Labs, was named today as one of Crain’s Chicago Business’s ‘Best Places To Work In Chicago’ list. Cresco Labs, whose co-founder and CEO Charles Bachtell was name one of the “Top 100 Cannabis Leaders of 2018” by Entrepreneur, co-founded Cresco Labs in 2016 with the vision of normalizing and professionalizing the cannabis industry.
Cresco Labs offers competitive salaries, 401k options for it’s employee’s, unlimited vacation days, on top of a comprehensive health insurance initiative. Illinois has been a burgeoning industry as of late with Cresco Labs taking a center stage in that growth.
Batchtell has nothing but good things to say about the staff he hires as well. When asked during his interview with Entrepreneur, he said “Our biggest opportunity is always our biggest challenge. This industry and this company is growing at such an extraordinary rate. We have to ensure that we are nimble enough to take on new projects and adapt to changing rules while also building in enough procedure and standards of operation that we can scale efficiently and effectively. It’s every entrepreneurial company’s dream–building a team and a company that is both ironclad and flexible. Hiring exceptional talent with a passion for growth has allowed us to stay on top of each opportunity as it has come along.”