NYC's Premiere Cannabis Destination

We are the vanguard of cannabis culture. We are pioneers, educators, and enthusiasts. We’re a tight-knit community with a big vision. We’re small enough to care about every individual customer, yet bold enough to redefine the cannabis industry.

Smacked Village About

In the heart of Bleecker Street you’ll find Smacked Village the first black-owned, licensed cannabis shop in New York City, blazing trails for New York’s emerging cannabis industry.

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Experience High-Quality Cannabis

At Smacked Village, we pride ourselves on offering a diverse range of top-tier cannabis products. Discover the difference that quality makes, and elevate your cannabis experience to new heights.

The Team

Smacked Village About Employees Roland Connor

Roland Connor

Owner & Chief Executive Officer of Smacked, is a driven entrepreneur and advocate for justice-impacted individuals. As the owner of Smacked Village, New York State's first conditional adult-use and Black-owned retail cannabis dispensary, Roland has firsthand experience in overcoming adversity. Previously managing a transitional housing facility in the Bronx, he gained valuable insights into the challenges faced by those in similar situations. Roland's passion for creating opportunities and empowering others stems from his own journey, making him dedicated to ensuring that Smacked Village is not just a successful company but also paves the way for a brighter, more equitable future.

Smacked Village About Employees Tony Blount

Tony Blount

Chief Operations Officer at Smacked, bringing strategic acumen, change leadership, and operational expertise to the organization. With a background in political advocacy, non-profit leadership, aviation, and retail management, Tony has a proven track record of fostering growth and driving change. His dedication to breaking down barriers and creating opportunities aligns seamlessly with Smacked's mission to empower individuals and promote economic growth within the cannabis industry. Tony's strategic vision and commitment to excellence are central to Smacked's continued success.

Smacked Village About Employees Gabriell Encarnacion

Gabriel Encarnacion

Chief Procurement Officer at Smacked. Experienced native New Jersey cannabis expert with a demonstrated history of successfully operating in the industry for over 10 years. Proven expertise in cannabis flower procurement, quality control, sales, distribution, and cultivation operations. Extensive knowledge of the Northern and Southern California cannabis markets, as well as the upcoming New York cannabis market. Skilled in identifying and sourcing rare genetic cultivars for cultivation. Strong track record of exceeding sales targets and expanding brand presence. Successful collaborations with celebrities/influencers.

Smacked Village About Employees Rob Bish

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Passionate about holistic well-being, Rob blends a background in wellness with a fresh foray into the cannabis industry. Dedicated to exploring the healing potentials of CBD, Rob champions wellness-centered solutions for a healthier, balanced lifestyle