‘Superstar’ Business Grad from White Rock Lauded by SFU

Graduate Garrett Downes created a consultation company to support pot manufacturers.

Simon Fraser University is celebrating graduate Garrett Downes, 26, for the cannabis-infused candy business he co-founded while attending classes at the university.

SFU sent Peace Arch News a news release Monday about the “superstar student,” saying the White Rock man – who graduated the next day – has carved a niche in the marijuana business.

One of the class assignments in the business program was to form an entrereneurial idea then test it in the real world.

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