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Cannabis: The Epiphany Sector

Cannabis: The Epiphany Sector

There are many slang words and terms that have crept into the cannabis lexicon over the years. Many are just street terms or colorful jargon, like the many names for the plant. But there is one very ancient word that has been used quite a bit.

MJIC Media Conference and Reports

MJIC Media Acquires Pot-Stocks.com and Rebrands Website as Cannabis Trader

CHICAGO, JULY 28, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — MJIC Media LLC, a marijuana media conglomerate, today announced that it has acquired Pot-Stocks.com, an online source for cannabis investment education and stock information, and is rebranding the website as Cannabis Trader.

Cannabis Creative Conference

Oregon’s Cannabis Creative Conference Adds Investment Forum to Educate Entrepreneurs And Investors

The upcoming Cannabis Creative Conference, slated for July 29 and 30 at the Oregon Expo Center in Portland, has added an Investment Forum on July 28 to help investors and entrepreneurs profit in the newly legalized marijuana industry. The forum is presented by the Marijuana Investor Summit.

billion dollar industry

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.

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Legislative Issues to Watch

At the Marijuana Investor Summit on April 22, 2015, attorneys Marc Ross, partner at Sichensia Ross Friedman Ference LLP, and Michael McGrory, partner at SmithAmundsen LLC, explored the history of marijuana laws and the factors that will shape future marijuana legislation.


Entrepreneurs Enter the Green Rush with Technology

If most of the money during the Gold Rush was made from ancillary businesses, then technology is one of the most important ancillary sectors to look at in the Green Rush. The technology panelists at the Marijuana Investor Summit in Denver had plenty of experience among them.

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Marijuana Investor Summit Recap: Day 2

As the crowds die down and the tourists begin to dwindle in Denver, the power players of the marijuana industry have been working hard at the Marijuana Investor Summit, networking, educating, and building a better industry. Even though day one was massively successful, day two had no trouble exceeding expectations in both breadth and scope.


Kevin Harrington’s Keynote Captivates at Marijuana Investor Summit

Sharks were circling at the Marijuana Investor Summit—TV sharks. Kevin Harrington, who is well-known as one of the original sharks from the ABC series “Shark Tank” gave the summit’s keynote address on April 21, 2015, at the Marijuana Investor Summit, held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel DIA in Denver, Colorado.


Tough Questions Marijuana Investors Should Ask

Ever since the SEC cracked down on marijuana-related investments in 2014, potential investors have been painfully aware of the need to conduct adequate due diligence on the early-stage companies that come courting.

MJIS Day One

Marijuana Investor Summit Recap: Day 1

Away from all of the 4/20 celebrations and madness, the movers and shakers of the marijuana industry, and those that aspire to be, have gathered for a different kind of event: Marijuana Investor Summit.

CannaInsider Funding Infographic

CannaInsider Pictures 10 Ways of Funding and Marijuana Investor Summit

The idea of funding a startup can seem daunting regardless of the field a company chooses to enter. Emerging entrepreneurs in the legal marijuana industry can improve their prospects by becoming well versed in their funding options before pursuing a particular path to capital.

CDx CEO Daniel Yazbeck Featured Panelist at Marijuana Investor, Technology and Healthcare Events

LA JOLLA, Calif., April 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CDx, Inc., developers of MyDx (My Diagnostic), the first handheld analyzer technology for the cannabis industry, is on a mission to help consumers trust & verify what they ingest into their bodies easily, inexpensively and in real time.

The Biggest Marijuana Business Event to Ever Hit Denver: Marijuana Investor Summit, April 20-22

CHICAGO, April 8, 2015 /Weed Wire/ –MJINews.com, the most trusted source for marijuana investment news, and Cannafundr, the world’s first crowdfunding platform exclusively for cannabis, have joined forces to create The Marijuana Investor Summit (MJIS), the largest marijuana business event to ever hit Colorado.