Greener Pastures: Why People Are Relocating to States with Progressive Cannabis Laws

Greener Pastures: Why People Are Relocating to States with Progressive Cannabis Laws

Chris Gromek, founder of Marijuanomics, was an active-duty United States Army artillery officer, commissioned from Tulane University in New Orleans. During his last year of service, he created the cannabis stock website Pot Stocks and sold it to Marijuana Investment Company (MJIC).

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Inside America’s Billion-Dollar Weed Business: The Grass is Greener

In a city with dispensaries as common as coffee shops, Denver is undoubtedly the epicenter of the legal marijuana movement. And if you’re in the business of bud, it’s a good place to be: Colorado accounted for a third of the country’s 2.7 billion dollar marijuana market last year.


Cannabis Radio News: Weekly Update #6

David Friedman, Publisher of the MJINews, discusses the latest cannabis business happenings with CRN’s Brian Bahouth. This week David considers the most important legalization and medical marijuana initiatives before voters this Tuesday.


Pot entrepreneurs seek dollars at ArcView Chicago forum

Garyn Angel had five minutes to make his pitch to five wealthy investors on why they should fund his marijuana startup. “We have 133,000 Facebook followers,” said Angel, president and CEO of Seattle-based Magical Butter, which sells cookware to make marijuana-infused butter, oils, sauces or lotions. “We’re looking for $2 million to $3 million.” Read

Morning Radio

Morning Shift: Investors Ready to Cash in on Medical Marijuana Business

We talk about how some Illinois residents plan to invest in Illinois’ medical marijuana business. And, we look at the Illinois Green Party’s attempts at getting on the November ballot. Plus, we chat with one of Chicago’s renowned photographers, John H. White.

Radio Applications

Illinois Begins Accepting Applications for Marijuana Businesses

Illinois officials are now accepting applications for people who want to open a medical marijuana dispensary or cultivation center. The number of licenses are quite limited – only 22 available for cultivation centers and 60 for dispensaries.

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Outside the Box: Businesses Creating New Markets

On this edition of Tomorrow’s Business Today, David Friedman from [MJI News] reveals new ways to invest outside the box. Also joining the program are Adam Justice and Mike Justice from ConnectSense who chat about new developments in Security apps.