Beyond wisdom, a long tenure in industry collaboration demonstrates true passion for the work at hand. At Durée & Company, we have access to valuable resources through our networking, proven relationships, memberships and affiliations. Durée & Company holds all necessary Federal and State licenses and/or certifications and is a State of Florida Certified Woman-Owned Business.
Memberships & Qualifications
What Sets us Apart?
PR Boutiques International (PRBI)
Durée & Company is a member of PR Boutiques International (PRBI) and Durée Ross is an active Board Member. PRBI is an exclusive network of nearly 40 boutique agencies spanning four continents, in which the connections and best practices of one firm are shared with the others. Through membership, strategic partnerships and alliances arise that offer clients unparalleled service, powerful thinking, and results-oriented initiatives.
International Yacht Brokers Association (IYBA)
Duree & Company is honored to be a member of the International Yacht Brokers Association (IYBA). With more than 1900+ members and growing, the International Yacht Brokers Association (IYBA) is the world’s largest and most influential association for the yacht brokerage & charter industry. Established in 1987 and formerly known as the Florida Yacht Brokers Association, IYBA is dedicated to professionalism and ethics in all aspects of yacht transactions.
Florida Hemp Council
Durée & Company is a member of the Florida Hemp Council and Durée Ross is an active Board Member. The Mission of the Florida Hemp Council (FLHC) is to create a thriving ecosystem aimed at catapulting the Florida hemp industry to the forefront as leaders in hemp and hemp product production. FLHC promotes the sound development for the emerging hemp industry.
Cannabis Marketing Association
Durée & Company is a member of the Cannabis Marketing Association which is an industry trade group that supports professional and creative growth by providing career resources, education-based events and networking opportunities.
Durée Ross is a leadership team member and Durée & Company is a corporate partner to CannabisLAB. Grow Healthy. Grow Wealthy. Grow Smarter. Based on these three pillars, Cannabis LAB was formed to educate, connect and empower the people and resources necessary to drive the cannabis industry forward.
Women Empowered in Cannabis
Durée & Company is a member of Women Empowered in Cannabis. Women Empowered in Cannabis is an International Association for Women Working in Cannabis, Psychedelics, Hemp and CBD. The WEIC community is one of the most powerful women’s organizations in cannabis to date. In 2017, WEIC is globally recognized as one of the Top 50 Women Leaders in the Cannabis Industry. Since its inception, the community has grown to be the largest and most active community for women working in cannabis.
PRSA Counselors Academy
Durée Ross is a member of the PRSA Counselors Academy which is an invitation-only organization for leading public relations executives to share ideas, partake in C-suite conversations, and influence those in the industry.
Forbes Agency Council
Durée & Company is a Forbes Agency Council Member which is an invitation-only organization for senior-level executives in successful public relations, media strategy, creative and advertising agencies.
Durée & Company is a member of Marijuana Moment. Marijuana Moment helps activists, industry professionals, consumers, policymakers and the public understand developments and trends affecting cannabis.