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Investing in Legal Cannabis: Navigating the Newest Frontier Market
Knowledge Keiretsu caught up with professional investors Sturges Karban and Urban Smedeby, MJIC, Inc., a Los Angeles-based full-service cannabis company, to get their thoughts on navigating the opportunities and challenges of investing in the legal cannabis market.
MJIC and Rolling Paper Depot’s Cannapreneur: Camille McCutcheon
I had a chance to interview one of the cannabis industry movers, someone who has been involved in this industry for quite some time. She has co-founded several companies, had her hands in all different kinds of areas during these start-ups and finally through all of that has found her one true passion in the cannabis world. She is an cannapreneur that radiates energy and excitement!
Cal Can Biz Expo Interview: MJIC and Speedweed’s A.J. Gentile
In this Cal Can Biz Expo interview, watch Kristen Fox, Editor-in-Chief of MJINews.com and Marijuana Industry News magazine, interview A.J. Gentile, CEO of Speedweed.
Cannabis Industry Heavyweights Confirmed for MJAC2017 InvestorsHub International Cannabis Conference
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 17, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – MJAC2017, the premier cannabis event devoted to retail investors powered by CBMJ – Canna Broadcast Media, today reveals its leading lineup.
Cal Can Biz Expo Interview: MJIC’s Jordan Gerber
In this Cal Can Biz Expo interview, watch Kristen Fox, Editor-in-Chief of MJINews.com and Marijuana Industry News magazine, interview Jordan Gerber, President of MJIC Capital.
Cal Can Biz Expo Interview: MJIC’s Larry Horwitz
In this Cal Can Biz Expo interview, watch Kristen Fox, Editor-in-Chief of MJINews.com and Marijuana Industry News magazine, interview Larry Horwitz, Chief Counsel for MJIC.
Cal Can Biz Expo Interview: MJIC’s Urban Smedeby
In this Cal Can Biz Expo interview, watch Kristen Fox, Editor-in-Chief of MJINews.com and Marijuana Industry News magazine, interview Urban Smedeby, Managing Director of MJIC.
Cal Can Biz Expo Interview: MJIC’s Sturges Karban
In this Cal Can Biz Expo interview, watch Kristen Fox, Editor-in-Chief of MJINews.com and Marijuana Industry News magazine, interview Sturges Karban, CEO of MJIC.
MJIC Marijuana Index Rebalances and Adds 7 New Cannabis Companies
LOS ANGELES, July 13, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — MJIC Inc. has completed its quarterly rebalancing of the Marijuana Index, adding seven new cannabis companies to the Canadian Marijuana Index.
Beyond The Marijuana Index: MJIC CEO Talks Company’s Desire To Be ‘Amazon Of Weed’
MJIC Inc., the company behind the much-discussed Marijuana Index*, tracks U.S. and Canada-traded weed stocks and has been used as the base for the main cannabis ETFs out there. However, the media seems to have emphasized only one of the company’s multiple business segments.
Marijuana Industry Investors’ Ticket To Fortune
In this interview, MJIC’s Randy Shipley talks on marijuana industry investors, opportunities in the field, and the future of cannabis.
Here Are The 5 Stocks Added To The U.S. Marijuana Index
MJIC Inc. has added five new companies to the U.S. Marijuana Index as a result of its quarterly rebalancing.
MJIC Marijuana Index Adds Seven New Cannabis Companies
LOS ANGELES, April 11, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — MJIC Inc. has completed its quarterly rebalancing of the Marijuana Index, adding five new cannabis companies to the U.S. Marijuana Index and two new companies to the Canadian Marijuana Index.
MJIC, Inc. Appoints New Chief Executive Officer
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.
5 Things for New Investors to Know Before Investing in Marijuana Stocks
The cannabis industry’s excitement is building as the California takes steps towards establishing its legal recreational market. This week Los Angeles voters approved Measure M to create regulations for adult-use marijuana, thus setting up the city to steal the title of marijuana capital from Denver.
MJIC Event: California Cannabis Business Expo in San Diego
Cannabis Talk 101 at the MJIC Event w/ “Blue and the Pot Brothers at Law” in San Diego, CA Cannabis Business Expo.
Emerging Cannabis Industry Presents Big Opportunities for Investors
An industry previously only regulated by law enforcement leaves tremendous uncertainty for those looking to get into the industry from an investment perspective. Organizations like MJIC are stepping up to provide regulatory support and protection for marijuana operators.
Horwitz and a Hopeful View of the Trump Effect
The second day at the California Cannabis Business Expo, Monday, March 6, kicked off with a discussion of the “Trump effect,” by Lawrence W. Horwitz, of Horwitz + Armstrong, a law firm and professional corporation headquartered in Lake Forest, California.
Two Special Guests Kicked Off CannaPitch at the CCBExpo
CannaPitch, a cannabis industry live pitch session featuring five industry experts as pitch appraisers on the one hand and a unique set of entrepreneurs on the other, proved the highlight of the first day of the California Cannabis Business Expo, in San Diego, on March 5, 2017.
Bold Enough to Invest in Cannabis? Here Are Some of Your Options
Proceed with caution, said a number of speakers taking part in the California Cannabis Business Expo, which runs through Wednesday at the San Diego Sheraton Hotel and Marina.
How Do We Measure the Statistical Significance of Legal Cannabis?
Advocates, investors and entrepreneurs believe that the profile of marijuana users will change now that cannabis is legal. They all have one thing in common — wanting to make money from the new cannabis consumer.
Impending Implementation of California’s 2018 Business-critical Cannabis Regulations to be Addressed at Upcoming San Diego Cannabis Business Expo
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 21, 2017—MJIC, Inc., the leading provider of cannabis regulatory compliance solutions and services, media, investor capital and supply chain distribution, announced today that it expects to sell out for its upcoming third annual Cannabis Business Expo, March 5 – 8 in San Diego, California.
Cannabis Industry Market Map: 60+ Companies
Startups are finding new ways to tailor technologies specifically to cannabis businesses.
11 Venture Capital Firms Investing in Cannabis Startups
We recently took a trip around the Pacific Northwest to do some “research” into the legalization of marijuana in the United States and cannabis startups. What we saw was shocking to say the least. In a good way.
MJIC Media Completes Comprehensive Cannabis Multimedia Offering With Print Publication
CHICAGO, Dec. 15, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Marijuana Industry News, a new print and digital publication for the legal cannabis industry, is the latest offering from MJIC Media.
Institutional Cannabis: An Economic Timeline
Institutional interest is emerging. Data has become available and it’s time to start telling the story of the marijuana economy.
Leading Industry Group Names Eaze CEO Keith McCarty Entrepreneur of the Year
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 22, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Keith McCarty, founder and CEO of Eaze, the leading cannabis technology company, has been named Entrepreneur of the Year by MJIC’s World of Cannabis committee.
BioTrackTHC™ Wins 2016 Marijuana Industry Award for Software/Tech Company of the Year
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Nov. 17, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — BioTrackTHC™, a leading provider of seed-to-sale cannabis tracking and traceability technology, was awarded the 2016 Marijuana Industry Award in the category of Software/Tech Company of the Year.
Learn How to Fund Your Cannabis Business
Are you an entrepreneur eager to fund your cannabis business? Needless to say, banks are not going to be your first choice. How can you raise capital legally and then bank the money you make?
Entrepreneurs and Investors: Enter ‘The World of Cannabis’ in Vegas
On Nov. 15, 2016, Marijuana Investor Summit is bringing “The World of Cannabis” to the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, to show eager entrepreneurs and investors how to navigate the complexity of international cannabis laws and the opportunities they present.
David Friedman Steps Down From MJIC, Inc.
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.
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).
MJIC Inc. Taps Cannabis Compliance Expert Paul Shively to Lead MJIC Compliance
LOS ANGELES, June 28, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MJIC Inc. has hired Paul Shively, founder of Paul Shively and Associates, the legal cannabis industry’s leading corporate compliance firm to lead MJIC Compliance.
Lexaria’s CEO Chris Bunka Will be Speaking at the Widely Acclaimed Cannabis Growth Capital Summit
KELOWNA, British Columbia, May 26, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Lexaria is pleased to announce that CEO Chris Bunka will be speaking at the widely acclaimed Cannabis Growth Capital Summit on June 15 in New York. Investors and supports are encouraged to register for this highly anticipated event!
Meet the Best, Brightest and Boldest at the Cannabis Growth Capital Summit, New York City, June 15
NEW YORK, May 23, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Navigating frontier markets successfully requires the right guide. Successful guides must be not just the best and the brightest, but the boldest, as they go where others have not trekked before. Meet the venture cannabists—the early adopters who blazed the cannabis trail—at the Cannabis Growth Capital Summit on June 15, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City.
MJIC Inc. to Present at MoneyShow Cannabis Investing Virtual Event on March 30
NEW YORK, March 23, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MJIC Inc., today announced that Chief Executive Officer, David Friedman, will present at the Cannabis Investing Virtual Event which is being produced by the MoneyShow and in association with PR Newswire.
Is ‘Cannabis Crowdfunding’ for You? A New SEC Rule Could Open Startup Investment to Everyone
Investing in startup cannabis companies is about to get easier for the little guy. And for the little company.
California Cannabis Business Expo (CCBE) — 3 Full Days — 5 Not-to-be-Missed Events, San Francisco, March 3-5
CHICAGO, Feb. 22, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — California Cannabis Business Expo (CCBE) offers all the legal cannabis business information fit to know, along with five of the cannabis industry’s biggest must-attend events in three days at the Hilton Union Square, San Francisco, March 3-5, 2016.
CannaPitch Goes ‘Public’ at California Cannabis Business Expo, March 3-5, San Francisco
CHICAGO, Feb. 17, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — CannaPitch IPO, the legal cannabis industry’s premiere pitch event, will be open to the investing public, bringing true crowdfunding to cannabis companies at the California Cannabis Business Expo, March 4 at the Hilton Union Square, San Francisco.
2016 Cannabis Collaborative Conference (CCC) to Hold Pre-Show Event for Marijuana Investors and Entrepreneurs
PORTLAND, Ore., Jan. 25, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The 2016 Cannabis Collaborative Conference (CCC) today announced a special Marijuana Investor Summit (MIS) Boot Camp for investors and entrepreneurs, which will take place on February 2 at the Portland Metropolitan Exposition Center (Portland Expo Center), according to CCC producer Mary Lou Burton.
44 Days to California Assemblymember Rob Bonta’s Keynote at Marijuana Investor Summit
California Assemblymember Rob Bonta, representing the cities of Oakland, Alameda and San Leandro, is slated to give a keynote address and overview of the new California regulations at the Marijuana Investor Summit in San Francisco this March.
MJIC Media and Marijuana Investor Summit Hosting Monthly Webinar
CHICAGO, Jan. 14, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — On Jan. 27, 2016, MJIC Media and the Marijuana Investor Summit will host the first in a monthly series of exclusive webinars that will showcase innovative businesses and unique investment opportunities in the cannabis marketplace.
Marijuana Investor Summit Partners with ProCon.org to Produce The Great Marijuana Debate Series
CHICAGO, Jan. 6, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The first installment of The Great Marijuana Debate will kick off March 3 at the Marijuana Investor Summit, Hilton Union Square, San Francisco.
MJIC Radio Gives Legal Cannabis a New Voice
CHICAGO, Dec. 24, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — MJIC Media is raising its voice for cannabis with the launch of MJIC Radio.
Marino Resigns from MJIC Inc. and Friedman Becomes CEO
On Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015, MJIC Inc., a diversified holding company dedicated to the emerging cannabis industry, announced that Frank Marino resigned effective immediately due to health-related reasons.
Frank Marino Resigns from MJIC Inc.
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.
MyDx Sponsors Cannabis Testing White Paper in Partnership with MJIC Media
SAN DIEGO, Dec. 15, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — MyDx Inc. (OTCQB: MYDX), creator of MyDx(TM) (My Diagnostic), the first battery operated, handheld, chemical analyzer for consumers, today announced that it is co-sponsoring a white paper with MJIC Media on the basics of cannabis testing.
MJIC Inc. Launches Gateway to Success With First California Cannabis Business Incubator
OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 20, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Backed by MJIC, Inc., Gateway Incubator LLC California’s first cannabis company incubator is opening its doors in Oakland.
Marijuana Start-ups Pitch Their Dreams to High Net Worth Investors at the ArcView Investor Forum
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.