Legal marijuana flat-Earthers, like U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, have tried many methods to discredit breakthroughs in medical cannabis, but these efforts at discrediting cannabis stop at the U.S. border.
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LOS ANGELES, March 13, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — As cannabis replaces tech as the fastest growing industry in the U.S., legal marijuana is getting a big boost from tech’s past success.
A federal crackdown on marijuana isn’t bad news for all marijuana stocks.
Canopy Growth Corp. has garnered the most attention and established itself as the market leader; however, there is another company in the Canadian marijuana industry that could emerge as a potential winner.
Since seeing all the buzz and craze these companies are causing in the marketplace, we’ve been hot on the trail of companies tied to the cannabis sector. The budding marijuana industry has spawned several high flying stocks lately, like Mentor Capital Inc.
Over the next five years, the U.S. marijuana market could be worth tens of billions of dollars, and according to GreenWave Advisors, LLC, these five states could move the needle most for marijuana companies. Learn just how big the marijuana market may be in California, Washington, Pennsylvania, Colorado, and Michigan in 2021.
TORONTO and New York, Feb. 14, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — iAnthus Capital Holdings, Inc., (CSE: IAN), announced today that its wholly-owned US subsidiary, iAnthus Capital Management, LLC (which, together with iAnthus Capital Holdings Inc, is referred to herein as “iAnthus” or the “Company”), has entered into a strategic relationship with The Green Solution, LLC and certain of its affiliated Colorado entities (collectively, “TGS”).
TORONTO, Ontario, Jan. 23, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The Canadian Bioceutical Corporation (“BCC” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE: BCC.V; OTC PINK: CBICF) today announces that it has received conditional approval to list its common shares on the Canadian Stock Exchange (“CSE”), and intends to voluntarily delist its common shares from the TSX Venture Exchange (the “TSXV”).
Marijuana sales has the potential to greatly add to government’s treasury as well, and it will be immensely helpful in medical fields. Nowadays, it is also easier for banks for provide services for legal marijuana businesses.
OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 17, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Arcview Market Research, the leading publisher of cannabis market research, released the first ever estimate of the entire North American cannabis market, including legal, medical and illicit marijuana sales.
Prices are tumbling as formerly illicit cultivators emerge from the shadows to invest millions of dollars in massive pot factories. In Colorado, the average price sought by wholesalers has fallen 48 per cent to about US$1,300 a pound since legal sales to all adults started in January 2014, according to Cannabase, operator of the state’s largest market.. Supply is surging as growers expand and install the latest agricultural technology.
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 12, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — More than 200 high net-worth investors from around the world will gather in Los Angeles, CA at the Arcview Investor Forum next week to hear pitches from dozens of promising cannabis companies in a “Shark Tank” like forum.
SANTA ANA, Calif., Dec. 1, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), a leading provider of packaging, supplies, accessories and branding solutions for the regulated cannabis industry, has been invited to present at the LD Micro Main Event investor conference being held December 6-8, 2016 at the Luxe Sunset Hotel in Los Angeles, CA.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 16, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Veritas Pharma Inc. has expanded the private placement offering announced on September 16th.
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 2, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — More than 200 high net worth investors from around the world eager to invest in the fastest growing industry in America will gather at The M Resort for a two day Shark Tank-like pitch forum on Monday, November 14th and Tuesday, November 15th, hosted exclusively for members of The Arcview Investor Network.
BROOKLYN, N.Y., Sept. 9, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — More than 200 high net worth investors from around the world will gather in Brooklyn, NY at the Arcview Investor Forum.
Anyone with a medical marijuana recommendation from a physician can browse Harvest on Geary’s minimalist dispensary – but entry into their private lounge will be only for those San Franciscans who can afford it.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Aug. 31, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — CANNDESCENT, a California cultivator of premium cannabis flower, closed a $6.5 million seed round led by Texas investor, Lee McPherson, and CANNDESCENT CEO Adrian Sedlin.
BROOKLYN, N.Y., Aug. 30, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — More than 200 high net worth investors from around the world eager to invest in the fastest growing industry in America will gather at the New York Marriott Brooklyn Bridge Hotel for a two day Shark Tank-like pitch forum on Monday, September 12th and Tuesday, September 13th, hosted exclusively for members of The Arcview Investor Network.
A California investor claims marijuana chocolates brand Altai swindled him out of $750,000 under false pretenses. The CEO allegedly used the money on private jets and fancy hotels.
SEATTLE, Wash., July 11, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — CFN Media Group (“CannabisFN”), the leading creative agency and digital media network dedicated to legal cannabis, today announced the release of its video coverage of the Cannabis Private Investment Summit West that took place in Beverly Hills, CA on May 4, 2016.
LOS ANGELES, July 1, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), America’s premier supplier of packaging, accessories, and branding solutions for the legal cannabis industry, today announced that the Company will be announcing its financial results for its third quarter and nine months ended May 31, 2016 before the open of the U.S. markets on July 6, 2016.
LOS ANGELES, June 27, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MedMen, the only full-service management company serving North America’s legal cannabis industry, has launched the MedMen Opportunity Fund, L.P. (the “Fund”), the first private equity vehicle of its kind.
OAKLAND, Calif., June 1, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — More than 200 high net worth investors from around the world eager to invest in the fastest growing industry in America will gather in Oakland, CA at the Oakland Marriott City Center for a two day Shark Tank-like pitch forum on Sunday, June 19th and Monday, June 20th, hosted exclusively for members of The Arcview Investor Network.
DEVON, Pa., June 1, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZYNE), a specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of innovative transdermal synthetic cannabinoid treatments, today announced that the Company will participate in various upcoming investor meetings and conferences.
NEW YORK, May 25, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — DigiPath Inc. (OTCQB: DIGP), an independent cannabis testing and media firm, is pleased to announce that the Company was selected to present at the Viridian Cannabis Investment Conference, to be held at The Westin Fort Lauderdale Hotel in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on June 8, 2016.
OAKLAND, Calif., May 24, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — At The Arcview Group’s Investor Forum in Portland, OR May 1st-3rd, 2016, cannabis payments start-up SPARE received the highest pitch rating from Arcview’s group of high net worth investor members.
LONDON, May 16, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — GW Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq:GWPH), (AIM:GWP), (“GW” or “the Company”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics from its proprietary cannabinoid product platform, today announced that Justin Gover, GW’s Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 2016 UBS Global Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, May 24, 2016, at 8:00 a.m. (EDT) at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City.
Here are three additional mistakes I see occurring frequently as business owners look for financing. Steer clear of these pitfalls and you will dramatically increase your chances for success.
Medical-marijuana startup LeafLine Labs has begun an effort to raise $21 million, according to a regulatory filing.
PORTLAND, Ore., April 27, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — More than 200 high net worth investors from around the world will gather in Portland, OR at the ArcView Investor Forum.
STONEHAM, Mass., April 18, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — CannaKorp, Inc. announced today that its angel fundraising goal of $1 million was oversubscribed by 60%, with a total of$1.58 million raised.
MIAMI, Fla., April 6, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Pot Estate Holdings Inc. (PEHI) announced today that it has launched online a “Testing the Waters” campaign at http://potestate.com/regaplus to gauge potential investor interest in the going public transaction.
As a veteran in commercial financing for marijuana businesses, I have seen many business owners struggle to obtain funding.
LOS ANGELES, March 15, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), a premier supplier of packaging solutions and accessories for the legal cannabis and smoke shop industries, announced that the company’s CEO was interviewed on Uptick Network.
DENVER, March 4, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — GrowCo, Inc. (“GrowCo”) announced today that a Colorado investor group has entered into an agreement to purchase the membership interests of Suncanna, LLC.
OAKLAND, Calif., March 1, 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.
SANTA ANA, Calif. Feb. 24, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB) is pleased to announce that it will be an exhibitor and presenter at the upcoming Marijuana Investor Summit. The event will take place March 3-5 at the Hilton Union Square in San Francisco.
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.
SMITH FALLS, ON, Feb. 18, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth”) (TSX.V: CGC) will release its financial results for the third quarter ended December 31, 2015 on February 25, 2016.
DENVER, Feb. 2, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Julian Marley, son of reggae legend Bob Marley, will be on hand to greet fans at the California Cannabis Business Expo March 4 and 5 at the Hilton Union Square, San Francisco.
NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — GreenWave Advisors LLC announced today the addition of Raymond Katz to its Advisory Board.
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 17, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Heliospectra AB (OTCQB: HLSPY, FIRSTNORTH: HELIO), a world leader in intelligent lighting technology for plant research and greenhouse cultivation, is pleased to announce that it was selected to present at the Viridian Cannabis Investor Symposium in New York City on January 13, 2016.
DENVER, Dec. 16, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Canna Security America (CSA) (OTCQB: CSAX), the leading comprehensive security solutions provider catering to businesses in the licensed cannabis industry, is pleased to announce that it was selected to present at the Viridian Cannabis Investor Symposium in New York City on January 13, 2016.
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.
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.
Lori Ferrara wasn’t deterred when she walked into her first ArcView meeting and found herself the only female investor among 80 men. She recalls being a little intimidated but took them on “one-by-one” and ended up being the organization’s first female investor.
Steven Trenk entered this industry with more than just a simple interest in marijuana as a market opportunity; he entered as an early adopter with the professional experience to chart his course in legal marijuana.
SAN FRANCISCO, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — eCann, Inc. is today announcing a new platform for investors looking to get into the legal cannabis industry. “The Cannabis Investor Summit,” the brainchild of Eddie Miller, Lawrence Michelson and Boris Tsibelman, will showcase the investment opportunities and benefits of investing in the Cannabis industry with an emphasis on the transparency of a cloud-based environment.
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.