Cannabis & Hemp Recruiting Firm

Budding Talent connects top talent with growing companies.

Cannabis & Hemp Recruiting Firm

Budding Talent connects top talent with growing companies.

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Staffing and recruiting services

Budding Talent is a boutique staffing and recruiting agency for the cannabis and hemp industries. It was started by two friends with a shared passion for connecting good people and a desire to grow an industry that offers alternative health care options.

We exist to help companies hire the right candidates and help candidates find the right job. To ensure we meet the needs of our employers and candidates, we are selective about our partnerships.

To work with Budding Talent, our job seekers and employers all have to pass our screening process. But once you choose to work with Budding Talent, we will be a trusted staffing and recruiting resource and business partner for many years to come.

Strong talent and well-built teams are the foundation for a successful business. Budding Talent is here to help you start an exciting new career or find the perfect candidate for jobs in the cannabis & hemp industry.

Staffing and recruiting services

Budding Talent is a boutique staffing and recruiting agency for the cannabis and hemp industries. It was started by two friends with a shared passion for connecting good people and a desire to grow an industry that offers alternative health care options.

We exist to help companies hire the right candidates and help candidates find the right job. To ensure we meet the needs of our employers and candidates, we are selective about our partnerships.

To work with Budding Talent, our job seekers and employers all have to pass our screening process. But once you choose to work with Budding Talent, we will be a trusted staffing and recruiting resource and business partner for many years to come.

Strong talent and well-built teams are the foundation for a successful business. Budding Talent is here to help you start an exciting new career or find the perfect candidate for jobs in the cannabis & hemp industry.

Leadership team

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Derrick Knudsen

Managing Partner

As an experienced entrepreneur and recruiter, Derrick has built a career and community around his desire to connect and positively impact others. His passion for the growth of the cannabis industry spawns from his desire to provide safe and alternative options in the world of healthcare.

Derrick is a mover and a shaker focused on the growth and development of Budding Talent. He spends most of his time searching for the world's best talent and helping them find fulfilling careers.

Outside of work, you can catch Derrick hustling on the local basketball courts, organizing a poker tournament, or surrounding himself with family and friends.

Matthew Diggins

Managing Partner

With a keen eye for talent and opportunity, Matthew is the not-so-quiet, business minded guy that enjoys helping leaders find growth oriented positions. He is an experienced recruiter having worked in the corporate recruiting and consulting world before founding Budding Talent.

On top of Matthew's recruiting experience, he is also viewed as a cannabis connoisseur in the Denver community. Budding Talent is his way to help the continued growth of the cannabis & hemp industries.

Matt is a proud Texas boy that loves spending quality time with family and friends and attending local concerts.

Leadership team

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Matthew Diggins

Managing Partner

With a keen eye for talent and opportunity, Matthew is the not-so-quiet, business minded guy that enjoys helping leaders find growth oriented positions. He is an experienced recruiter having worked in the corporate recruiting and consulting world before founding Budding Talent.

On top of Matthew's recruiting experience, he is also viewed as a cannabis connoisseur in the Denver community. Budding Talent is his way to help the continued growth of the cannabis & hemp industries.

Matt is a proud Texas boy that loves spending quality time with family and friends and attending local concerts.

derrick-knudsenEDIT

Derrick Knudsen

Managing Partner

As an experienced entrepreneur and recruiter, Derrick has built a career and community around his desire to connect and positively impact others. His passion for the growth of the cannabis industry spawns from his desire to provide safe and alternative options in the world of healthcare.

Derrick is a mover and a shaker focused on the growth and development of Budding Talent. He spends most of his time searching for the world's best talent and helping them find fulfilling careers.

Outside of work, you can catch Derrick hustling on the local basketball courts, organizing a poker tournament, or surrounding himself with family and friends.

Companies we work with