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BOULDER, Colo., March 21, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — CanopyBoulder raised a $2 million fund to invest in two classes of startups in 2016, all of which will launch ancillary products and services companies in the legal cannabis industry.
On March 18, 2016, CanopyBoulder announced that it had raised a $2 million fund to invest in two classes of startups for its business accelerator program in 2016.
On Feb. 29, 2016, CB Insights released a report on venture capital investments in the legal cannabis industry for 2015. According to the report, VCs invested in 98 cannabis-related deals in 2015, totaling $215.2 million.
BOULDER, Colo., Feb. 24, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Cannabis companies developing everything from a Consumer Reports-style publication for cannabis to innovative vaporizers, grinders and tools for home growers move to Boulder next week to begin a 16-week CanopyBoulder entrepreneur boot camp.
On Jan. 12, 2016, Tradiv, an emerging online cannabis wholesale marketplace, announced that Todd Palmieri would succeed founder Aeron Sullivan as Chief Executive Officer and serve on the company’s board.
On Wednesday, Nov. 18, CanopyBoulder’s Fall 2015 class will host “CanopyBoulder Demo Day,” a presentation of nine pioneering startups that are now ready to pitch their companies to seasoned investors after an intensive 13-week business accelerator program.
HENDERSON, Nev., Nov. 4, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — On the heels of ballot initiative campaigns for legalization being launched in Nevada, California, Arizona, and Maine, more than 250 high net worth investors from around the world will gather in Las Vegas, NV at the ArcView Investor Forum.
Tradiv.com announced on Thursday that it had completed its $1 million seed-stage round of funding. The round was led by investors TL Partners, Poseidon Asset Management, and Anslinger Capital. After pitching to the ArcView Group’s Investor Network, Tradiv was approached by investors who like the online, wholesale, B2B marketplace idea.
As of early August, CanopyBoulder Spring Class companies have raised nearly $3 million in seed financing, and more is on the way. But don’t think that raising money or investing money is easy—it is not.
BOULDER, Colo., June 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — With brick and mortar retailers across America languishing and ecommerce flourishing, Glasshous.com is introducing modern consumers shopping online for cannabis accessories a superior experience.
Canopy, a Boulder-based incubator for pot entrepreneurs, is the first of its kind, reports CBS News correspondent Barry Petersen.
Three out of four new businesses fail. A simple fact. So if your dream business is more likely to be unsuccessful than successful, why even try?
BOULDER, Colo., May 5, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Our mission is to set the standard for responsible cannabis use. At the core of our design is an integrated combination lock. We’ve designed this to make the safe storage of cannabis simple. Revolutionize self-regulation.
More than 115 early-stage startups applied for one of 10 spots within CanopyBoulder’s spring business accelerator program for the legal cannabis industry.
As one of the fastest growing sectors in America, legal cannabis and its ancillary markets are attracting investors eager to take part in the “green rush,” and opportunities for partnerships to blossom abound.
Cannabis stocks were under pressure today. News flow was light and so was the overall interest. Friday, anyone?
CanopyBoulder wants to support the responsible growth of the cannabis industry by mentoring young companies as they get their businesses off the ground.
Washington, D.C. – At first glance, the ComfyTree Cannabis Expo held Saturday, February 28, 2015, at the Holiday Inn Washington-Capitol Hotel in Southwest appeared to be a typical Washington, D.C., conference.
If you think the marriage of a business accelerator and the fastest-growing industry in America seems like a slam dunk, you’re right.