Chris Chiari

Founder&President, The 420 Hotels Inc

CHRIS CHIARI is a cannabis consumer, advocate, investor, serial entrepreneur, and film
producer. His most recent film project, PUBLIC ENEMY NUMBER ONE, is a feature documentary
on the war on drugs, Executive Produced by ICE-T. The film won Best Producer and Best
A storyteller at its world premiere in October of 2019, at DOC LA, Best Documentary at 2020
Seattle Film Festival, and is now streaming on Amazon Prime.


CHRIS CHIARI has a career as a corporate consultant that spans over twenty years. Originally
working in marketing and messaging for start-up ventures in the irrational exuberance of the
late 90s and early 2000s, his experience includes, business development and reorganization,
strategic planning, capital structure, along with marketing and messaging. An early investor in
the Colorado legal cannabis market, Chris currently owns and operates the historic Patterson
Inn at 420 E 11th Ave in Denver, CO, since May of 2018. A nine-room boutique hotel, the
Patterson Inn is the inspiration for his newest venture, The 420 Hotels Inc.


Chris is currently Deputy-Director and serves on the board of Colorado NORML. He has over
twenty years of cumulative experience serving on community and local government boards in
Colorado and Florida

CHRIS CHIARI is a cannabis consumer, advocate, investor, serial entrepreneur, and film producer. His most recent film project, PUBLIC ENEMY NUMBER ONE, is a feature documentary on the war on drugs, Executive Produced by ICE-T. The film won Best Producer and Best A storyteller at its world premiere in October of 2019, at DOC LA, Best Documentary at 2020 Seattle Film Festival, and is now streaming on Amazon Prime.


CHRIS CHIARI has a career as a corporate consultant that spans over twenty years. Originally working in marketing and messaging for start-up ventures in the irrational exuberance of the late 90s and early 2000s, his experience includes, business development and reorganization,
strategic planning, capital structure, along with marketing and messaging. An early investor in the Colorado legal cannabis market, Chris currently owns and operates the historic Patterson
Inn at 420 E 11th Ave in Denver, CO, since May of 2018. A nine-room boutique hotel, the Patterson Inn is the inspiration for his newest venture, The 420 Hotels Inc.


Chris is currently Deputy-Director and serves on the board of Colorado NORML. He has over twenty years of cumulative experience serving on community and local government boards in Colorado and Florida

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