LOS ANGELES, March 28, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — MJIC, Inc., a leader in the California legal cannabis industry, has announced the appointment of Sturges Karban as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective January 27, 2017.
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LAKE FOREST, California, Sept. 15, 2016 — David Friedman resigned as CEO, and CFO of MJIC, Inc. (“Company”) as well as all officer and director positions held in the operating subsidiaries of the Company effective immediately. Randy Shipley shall remain the president of the Company.
A California investor claims marijuana chocolates brand Altai swindled him out of $750,000 under false pretenses. The CEO allegedly used the money on private jets and fancy hotels.
In a lawsuit, one of the co-founders of Highly Distributed alleges that she was the victim of sexual harassment in the workplace.
MESQUITE, Nev., April 1, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Cannabis Sativa Inc. (OTCQB: CBDS) announced today that Senator Mike Gravel will take over as CEO of Cannabis Sativa, Inc.
LOS ANGELES, March 15, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), a premier supplier of packaging solutions and accessories for the legal cannabis and smoke shop industries, announced that the company’s CEO was interviewed on Uptick Network.
On Feb. 23, 2016, Weedmaps, an online community connecting users to marijuana dispensaries, announced that Doug Francis had replaced Justin Hartfield as CEO of the company, with Hartfield now acting as board chairman for Weedmaps’ family of companies, including Marijuana.com.
DENVER, Jan. 6, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Sensi Media Group (http://www.sensimag.com) announced today that Tae Darnell has been appointed President and General Counsel of the growing pro-cannabis lifestyle media company.
You had to have strong conviction to stay in this sector as an individual investor, but you also had to have a sense of humor. Sometimes it seemed like open mic night at the comedy club … you know, not always very funny.
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Dec. 17, 2015 /Weed Wire/ – Frank Marino has resigned as president, CEO and board member of MJIC Inc. effective immediately due to health-related reasons.
New investors will have to accustom themselves to this battleground while trying to learn the ropes of investing in this sector as cannabis moves toward legalization. They should also learn to differentiate figureheads, talking heads, heads with visions and rolling ones.
BONSALL, Calif. Nov. 20, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Converge Global Inc. is pleased to announce that Donald Steinberg has been appointed Chairman of the Board, CEO and President of the Company.
Cashinbis talks with Frank Marino, CEO of MJIC Inc., while at the Cannabis World Congress & Business Expo in Los Angeles. Marino reveals that MJIC expects to trade publicly by June 2016.
CEOs run companies, nominally at least, but if you are an investor, especially one who has cannabis shares on the OTC market, it would be wise to remember that the acronym can also mean chief executive optimist.
SAN DIEGO, June 30, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC Pink:MJNA) would like to inform the public and shareholders that it holds 14,943,650 shares of common stock and 500,000 shares of preferred stock in AXIM Biotechnologies(AXIM), a cutting-edge biotechnology innovator.
Minnesota is one of the most tightly regulated marijuana states in the United States at the moment. Only two licenses were approved for the entire state last year to serve the country’s first legislatively defined “smokeless state.”
A Minnesota health official instrumental in getting the state’s medical marijuana program off the ground is leaving to become chief executive of one of the two marijuana producers in the state.
As awareness and use increases across industry lines, extraction companies such as Sound CO2 will be vital for manufacturers and retailers alike because consistency can be challenging to achieve.
Oxis Biotech, a subsidiary of Oxis International (OTCQB: OXIS), recently filed a notification to shareholders and the SEC that the company would be entering into a reverse split of not less than 1-50 shares and not more than 1-250 shares.
BOULDER, Colo., April 2, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Bud and Breakfast launched the first web-based booking engine to match travelers with safe and legal accommodations in places which have legalized the use of cannabis for medical and/or recreational use.
Calling all cannabis CEOs: the market is kindly asking for you to stop with press releases that recap industry updates.
Bryon Jorgenson, who became the company’s COO in January, plans to extend existing success strategically, with a focus on continued and sustainable growth.
As the cannabis industry is seeking legitimacy, VapeXhale views its role as an innovator with a highly customer-focused vision. The company seeks to optimize the vaping experience.
Cannabis stocks started the day off with an interesting press release out of Surna (OTCQB: SRNA) announcing that its CEO Tom Bollich will be stepping down.
VapeXhale is positioning itself as a technology company within the cannabis industry because it realizes the technology convergence that is not only occurring but approaching.
Supply chain solutions are vital to the success of small growers and producers as well as down-stream enterprises in the modern U.S. cannabis industry.
Few business sectors are growing as fast as the cannabis industry. After the 2014 midterm election, the recreational market expanded from two states to four; and many expect marijuana to become legal nationwide within the next decade.
Have you ever heard of ebbu before? Until a week ago, I hadn’t either, and I make it my business to keep my ear pretty low to the ground on such things.
Cannabis Sativa, Inc. (OTCQB: CBDS) has unveiled a line of cannabis-infused lozenges in Washington. This product is an opportunity for investors to borrow some inspiration from Tootsie.
The spread of marijuana legalization and medical marijuana laws in the US are enabling the rapid development of a new multibillion-dollar industry. Now, a company wants to make sure this burgeoning industry meets a certain set of standards.
DENVER, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — AmeriCann, Inc. (ACAN OTCQX), a company that develops cannabis cultivation facilities and provides capital for cannabis entrepreneurs, has partnered with local medical marijuana applicants in the state of Illinois.
Marijuana Investor News estimates total related product sales to be between $50 and $60 billion in the United States. In a new report released on September 26, 2014, MJIN estimates the current market size for U.S. marijuana revenue by state.
LAS VEGAS, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — DigiPath, Inc. (OTCBB and OTCQB: DIGP), a digital pathology solution provider that is rapidly expanding into cannabis testing and other services to the cannabis industry, announced three top-level appointments today, completing its management restructuring plan.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 31 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Northsight Capital, Inc. (OTCBB: NCAP) announced today that businessman John Bluher has been named Chairman and CEO of the company. Mr. Bluher has extensive experience in corporate governance, risk management, legal matters, business development and investment banking.