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MJIC, Inc. Appoints New Chief Executive Officer

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.

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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.


Doug Francis Replaces Justin Hartfield as CEO of Weedmaps

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.


Medical Marijuana, Inc. Announces Investment in AXIM Biotechnologies

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.


Former Minnesota Regulator Takes Reins at LeafLine Labs

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.”


CannLabs Updates Investors on Business Developments

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.

Multibillion-dollar branding

Branding Marijuana: How One Company Wants to Refine a Multibillion-Dollar Industry

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.

AmeriCann Partners with Medical Marijuana Applicants in Illinois in $9 Million Alliance

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.

Market Size

New Report: Marijuana Revenue by State is Between $50-$60 Billion

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.


DigiPath, Inc., Completes Management Restructuring with Three Senior Appointments

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.

Northsight Capital, Inc. Names Wall Street Veteran John Bluher, Former EVP and General Counsel of Knight Trading Group, Chairman and CEO

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.