Editor-in-Chief, Centennial Media
Former Editor, High Times and Freedom Leaf
Steve Bloom is a longtime journalist and author with 32 years in the cannabis community. His credits include:
Editor-in-chief of two Centennial Media titles, Marijuana Goes Mainstream and The Complete Guide to CBD.
Publisher of CelebStoner.com, one of the leading sources for marijuana and celebrity news on the web since 2007.
Former editor of High Times from 1988-2007, and producer of the Stony and Doobie award shows and the two Hempilation benefit albums for NORML (1995 and 1998) while at High Times.
Former editor-in-Chief of Freedom Leaf magazine and freedomleaf.com from 2014-2019.
Co-author of Pot Culture: The A-Z Guide to Stoner Language and Life (Abrams Image, 2007) and Reefer Movie Madness: The Ultimate Stoner Film Guide (Abrams Image, 2010) with Shirley Halperin.
Recipient of NORML’s Media & Culture Award in 2004, Cannabis MVP by the Cannabis Business Awards in 2018 and New York NORML Activism award in 2019.
Has appeared as a moderator, panelist and speaker at many marijuana-reform events, including the NORML conference, the Drug Policy Alliance conference, International Cannabis Business Conference, Cannabis Media Conference, Seattle Hempfest, Boston Freedom Rally, Cypress Hill SmokeOut and the NYC Cannabis Parade & Rally.
Board member and co-organizer of the annual NYC Cannabis Parade & Rally.
He lives in Bronx, NY.