BERKELEY, Calif., Nov. 14, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Jmîchaeĺe Keller, President and CEO of Steep Hill, the global leader in cannabis science, technology and analytics, announced today the finalization of the C-Suite strategic leadership team that will put Steep Hill in an optimal position to fully capitalize on the upcoming adult use legalization in California and drive the company’s expansion into global markets around the world.
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Players Network, Inc. Third Quarter Shareholder Update
LAS VEGAS, Sept. 18, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Player’s Network, Inc. (OTCQB: PNTV), a diversified holding company operating in media and marijuana, announced today a shareholder update letter from CEO Mark Bradley.
New Cannabis Standards Group Calls for Participation in Several Areas
WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Penn., Aug. 28, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — ASTM International’s recently-formed cannabis committee (D37) is inviting stakeholders to help create standards related to processing, packaging, quality management systems, and more.
Utah Patients Coalition Approved to Begin Collecting Signatures for 2018 Medical Cannabis Initiative
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, Aug. 10, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Utah Patients Coalition has received approval from Lt. Governor Spencer Cox to begin gathering signatures to qualify for the November 2018 ballot.
HempTech (HTCO) Announces Redeployment of CannaTRACK by Verecis — CannaTRACK to Manage Cannabis Lifecycle for Compliance & Profitability for HempTech’s Customers
SAINT PETERSBURG, Fla., May 1, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – HempTech Corp. (OTC PINK: HTCO), a provider of advanced Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) with sophisticated automation and analytical tools for the cultivators of legal industrial hemp and marijuana, announces today that it is redeploying CannaTRACK: an Enterprise Asset Management System.
California Cannabis Business Expo: Stimulating Trade Show
Are you concerned about the pedigree of cannabis investment management? If so, just take a good look at the management at MJIC. MJIC is a holding company deploying a diversified business plan in the legal cannabis industry.
Global Standards Organization ASTM International Unveils New Cannabis Committee
WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Penn., March 1, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Pending approval from its board of directors, ASTM International announced yesterday the launch of a new committee focused on creating technical standards and guidance materials for cannabis and its products and processes.
MedMen Greatly Expands its Footprint in 2016
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — MedMen, a leading cannabis management and investment firm based in Los Angeles, grew its workforce more than five-fold and greatly expanded its footprint in 2016 with new investments and operations across North America, the firm said in its annual report released today.
MassRoots Provides Business Update and Company Outlook
DENVER, Feb. 17, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB:MSRT), one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, announced today a general business update on the Company and legal cannabis marketplace.
MassRoots Schedules Conference Call on February 13, 2017
DENVER, Feb. 8, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (MSRT) one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, announced today that the company will host a shareholder update call on Monday, February 13, 2017 at 4:15 pm EST.
Cannabis Retail Evolving as Industry Goes Mainstream
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 20, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — “On a bustling stretch of Santa Monica Boulevard lined by vintage stores and eateries, the MedMen shop looks right at home,” the Los Angeles Times proclaimed in a front-page article this week headlined “For Pot Shops, a Whiff of Luxury.”
MassRoots Recruits Daniel Droller as Vice President of Business Development
DENVER, Jan. 13, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB: MSRT), one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, is pleased to announce it has recruited Dan Droller as Vice President of Business Development.
MassRoots Receives $2.0 Million in Proceeds from Warrant Exercise
DENVER, Jan. 11, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB: MSRT), one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, is pleased to announce it has received over $2.0 million in cash proceeds from the exercise of warrants so far in 2017.
MassRoots Recruits Robert Pullar as Chief Financial Officer
DENVER, Dec. 21, 2016/Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (MSRT), one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, is pleased to report it has recruited Robert “Bob” Pullar as Chief Financial Officer.
Unique Marijuana REIT Has IPO
Innovative Industrial Properties, Inc. (IIPR) is one of the latest and most notable companies focusing on marijuana to hit the markets, and the company had a fairly quiet IPO on Thursday, December 1.
As Nevada Vote Looms, Cultivators Seek to Streamline Operations in One of the Nation’s Fastest-Growing Medical Marijuana Markets
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 1, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — As Nevada residents prepare to vote for the legalization of adult use marijuana Nov. 8, a yes vote in the state that already has a medical industry poised for tremendous growth.
Mainstream Investors Warming Up to Pot
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 13, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Marijuana sales in the U.S. are poised to surpass coffee by the end of this decade.
Salar Communications Group Adds New Account Manager Zoe Wilder
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 12, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Salar Communications Group (SGC) announces the addition of Zoe Wilder to its management team.
Canopy Growth Corporation Announces Election of Directors
SMITH FALLS, Ontario, Sept. 19, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: CGC) (“Canopy Growth” or “the Corporation”) today announced that all of management’s nominees listed in its August 3, 2016 management information circular were elected as directors.
CGrowth Capital Expands on Manufacturing Facility
SILVERDALE, Wash., Aug. 2, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — CGrowth Capital, Inc. (OTC Pink: CGRA) (the “Company”) is pleased to update investors on progress at its cannabis manufacturing facility.
MJardin Reports Strong Growth
DENVER, July 13, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MJardin Management, a turnkey third party operating company and one of the largest legal cultivators in the cannabis industry, today announced continued growth in operations and expansion into new markets during the 2nd Quarter of 2016.
MYDX ANNOUNCES SUPPLY CHAIN & MANUFACTURING AGREEMENT WITH FORTUNE 150 COMPANY; Arrow Electronics to Manufacture MyDx Chemical Analyzer; Also Extends Credit Facility to MyDx
LA JOLLA, Calif., June 22, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MyDx, Inc. (OTCQB:MYDX), producer of its patented MyDx™ (My Diagnostic) product line, the first battery operated, handheld chemical analyzer for consumers, today announced it has signed an agreement with Arrow Electronics to scale its supply chain and contract manufacturing capabilities for its MyDx product line.
Affinor Growers Appoints Mr. Rick Easthom to the Board of Directors; Nick Brusatore Resigned
VANCOUVER, June 8, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Affinor Growers (CSE:AFI)(FRANKFURT:1AF)(OTCQB:RSSFF) (“Affinor” or the “Corporation”), is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Rick Easthom as a member of Affinor’s board of directors.
Indoor Harvest Corp Announces First Quarter Results
HOUSTON, Texas, May 17, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Indoor Harvest Corp (OTCQB:INQD) is pleased to report first quarter results for 2016.
Weedmaps Partners with Cannabis Technology Company Green Bits on Point of Sale Integration
IRVINE, Calif., May 10, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Weedmaps, the first and largest global technology and media company in the cannabis space, announced a new partnership with cannabis technology company Green Bits, a leader in point-of-sale (POS) and inventory management solutions.
Strainz Raises $8 Million Through Debt And Series A Funding
LAS VEGAS, April 4, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Strainz Inc., a leading national cannabis brand management company, today announced it has raised a total of $8 million including a $6 million round of Series A financing from leading venture capital and angel investors.
Mike Gravel Named Cannabis Sativa CEO
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.
North 6th Agency Named PR Agency of Record for Poseidon Asset Management
NEW YORK, March 17, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — North 6th Agency (N6A), an award-winning communications agency based in the heart of SoHo in New York City, today announced that it has been named the PR agency of record (AOR) for Poseidon Asset Management(Poseidon).
Jane Announces Program That Combines Banking, Transport and Cash Management To Solve the Cannabis Retailer’s Biggest Challenge
DENVER, March 9, 2016 /Weed Wire/— Jane, the kiosk solution for cannabis retailers, announced an exclusive program that combines Banking, Cash Transport and Cash Management.
urban-gro Vice President of Cultivation Technologies named Certified Crop Advisor
LAFAYETTE, Colo., March 7, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — urban-gro, a leading expert in Cannabis cultivation commercial product solutions, announced today the certification of Vice President of Cultivation Technologies John Chandler as a Certified Crop Adviser (CCA) by the California CCA Board.
Eco Science Solutions, Inc. Announces 1 Million Share Buyback and Cancellation as Part of Its Ongoing Stock Buyback Program
MAUI, Hawaii, Feb. 26, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Eco Science Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: ESSI), a vertically focused e-commerce company in the cannabis industry, today announced that it has formally completed and canceled 1,000,000 shares of common stock, thus enhancing shareholders present-day equity value in the Company.
Canopy Growth Corporation Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Results
SMITH FALLS, ON, Feb. 25, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth” or “the Company”) (TSXV: CGC) today released its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2016 ended December 31, 2015.
ArcView Hires Top Talent & Launches Winner’s Fund
OAKLAND, Calif., Feb 25, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Today, The ArcView Group announced the launch of a Winner’s Fund that will deploy $50,000 into a top-rated company at each of its upcoming pitch events and the hiring of a Chief Mentor who will spend hours helping each company prepare to pitch ArcView’s 500+ high net worth investor members.
Reputation Management in the Cannabis Industry
Want to know the most important factor for being a respected professional in today’s legal cannabis industry? Reputation.
Marijuana Company of America, Inc. (MCOA) Announces Name Change From Converge Global, Inc.
BONSALL, Calif., Feb. 12, 2016 — /Weed Wire/ MARIJUANA COMPANY OF AMERICA (“MCOA” or the Company”) (OTC: MCOA) is pleased to announce that FINRA has approved its name and symbol change.
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urban-gro to Provide Innovative Lighting Solution for the Cannabis Industry
LAFAYETTE, Colo., Jan. 26, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — As the Cannabis industry continues to bloom across the United States, Colorado-based urban-gro, a leader in large-scale lighting and pest-management product solutions for Cannabis grow facilities, has developed the next generation lighting solution for the Cannabis vegetative stage with the urban-gro Soleil® 315W Ceramic Metal Halide (CMH) system.
Wana Brands Appoints Mica Gross Director of Operations
BOULDER, Colo., Jan. 25, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Wana Brands, a leading maker of infused cannabis products, has announced the appointment of Mica Gross as Director of Operations.
GreenTech Industries Structured As Holding Company; Announces New Branded Product Portfolio
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 12, 2016 /Weed Wire/ —GreenTech Industries, a specialty business company with interests in the cannabis and entertainment industries, announced today that it has organized its corporate structure as a holding company, complete with its initial line-up of branded products in its company portfolio.
urban-gro to Provide Innovative Lighting Solution for the Cannabis Industry
LAFAYETTE, Colo., Jan. 11, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — As the Cannabis industry continues to bloom across the United States, Colorado-based urban-gro, a leader in large-scale lighting and pest-management product solutions for cannabis grow facilities, has developed the next generation lighting solution for the cannabis vegetative stage with the urban-gro Soleil® 315W Ceramic Metal Halide (CMH) system.
Med-X, Inc. Aiming to Correct the Course of Cannabis in America with New Insecticidal Soil
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 8, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Med-X has already taken steps to handle post-legalization America, and they’re doing it by creating a company that can handle every aspect of the medical cannabis industry.
Marijuana Company of America, Inc. (MCOA) Has Selected Global Payout, Inc as its Financial Solutions Provider
BONSALL, Calif., Jan. 4, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MARIJUANA COMPANY OF AMERICA (“MCOA” or the “Company”) (OTC: MCOA) is pleased to announce that it has selected Global Payout, Inc. (“GP”) (OTC: GOHE) as its financial solutions provider.
Cannabis Industry Outlook 2016
DENVER, Dec. 21, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — The Cannabis Business Alliance (CBA) offers insight into the rapidly evolving cannabis industry and an outlook for 2016:
Marijuana Company of America, Inc. Appoints Officers to its Management Team
BONSALL, Calif., Dec. 14, 2015 /Weed Wire/ —MARIJUANA COMPANY OF AMERICA (“MCOA” or the Company”) (OTC: MCOA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Robert Cronin as Chief Operating Officer and Mr. Bob Mack Peak as Chief Marketing Officer.
Lexaria Enters Investors Relations Contract with RADIUS
KELOWNA, British Columbia, Dec. 14, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Lexaria Corp. (OTCQB:LXRP) (CNSX: LXX) has signed an Investor Relations and media coverage services agreement with RADIUS Consulting, initially on a 45-day trial basis, to provide services.
Former Coca-Cola Enterprises Executive Terence Fitch Joins MassRoots Board of Directors
DENVER, Dec. 10, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Today the company announced that former Coca-Cola Enterprises Executive Terence Fitch has joined MassRoots Board of Directors.
Cannabis Compliance 101 in Hawaii: Presented By MJ Freeway & The NCIA
DENVER, Dec 8., 2015 /Weed Wire/ — National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA), alongside leading cannabis industry software and service provider MJ Freeway, will host “Cannabusiness Compliance 101,” a 3.5-hour seminar on December 9th in Honolulu, HI.
Marijuana Company of America, Inc. Issues Company Update
BONSALL, Calif., Dec. 7, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Under the direction of new management, Marijuana Company of America is moving in a new direction in the rapidly emerging global marijuana industry.
Marijuana Company of America, Inc. Announces Name Change From Converge Global, Inc.
BONSALL, Calif., Dec. 1, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — MARIJUANA COMPANY OF AMERICA (“MCOA” or the Company”) (OTC: MCOA) is pleased to announce that FINRA has approved its name and symbol change.
Donald Steinberg Appointed as Chairman and CEO of Converge Global Inc.
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.