Ted Widen

Ted Widen

Ted Widen

Biography

Launched ChicagoScene.com in 1998 as one of the first social networking, events and entertainment sites in the country. Chicago Scene was the Facebook of Chicago many years before Facebook started.

My event and production skill set includes, producing such events as the Chicago Scene New Year’s Eve Party at the Historic Drake Hotel. The event is the number one rated NYE party in Chicago and is attended by over 3000 people annually since 2000. The Chicago Scene Boat Party is known as the largest boat party in Lake Michigan with over 600 boats and over 10,000 boaters participating each year.

Currently, Ted is the Brand Manager for The Root of it All a Cannabis Infused line of Essential Oils and Ointments now sold in Colorado and launching soon in Washington State. We plan to launch in Colorado an incredible new vape pen called Mistifi in the summer of 2017.  These are some of the first products launched by Cannabistry Labs.

Ted is very interested educating people about the benefits of cannabis and in how the market will evolve in the Midwest.