Sports are huge in America, not only business-wise, but culturally. Sports were racially desegregated in America before the rest of our society. Athletes can have a profound impact upon our culture, we have seen this from numerous athletes, from Jesse…continue reading Four-Time NBA Champion John Salley to Appear at the ICBC
A new figure has been making the rounds that has ganjapreneurs and cannabis investors on the west coast sitting up in their seat. The number is $23.3 billion, and it’s the latest economic estimate on just how much cannabis stands…continue reading How Big is the California Marijuana Market?
As anyone involved in the US cannabis industry is well-aware, dealing with banks is probably the biggest source of headaches in this quasi-legal market. Many individuals and businesses have been forced to cycle through financial institutions, closing and opening accounts…continue reading Will California Marijuana Legalization Help Fix Federal Banking Issue?
The upcoming International Cannabis Business Conference (ICBC) in San Francisco, will once again display revolutionary, unique thinking by featuring a keynote address by entertainment guru and internationally-famed rockstar Henry Rollins. The informative conference will take place for one day only on Friday,…continue reading Henry Rollins to Keynote International Cannabis Business Conference
Like millions of folks around the globe, I am a huge fan of The Walking Dead, AMC’s post-apocalyptic-zombie drama. Good friends and I love to get together and watch the trials and tribulations of Rick Grimes, Michonne, Daryl Dixon and the…continue reading Join Walking Dead Star Norman Reedus In Supporting Cannakids
Massachusetts Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren joined her colleagues in asking for a sane banking policy that will allow state-regulated cannabis businesses to have access to financial services. I am extremely proud to have voted for two senators, Jeff Merkley and…continue reading Cannabis Community Should Rally Behind Elizabeth Warren If…
Many members of the local cannabis law reform community put their faith in Ted Wheeler’s Portland, Oregon, mayoral campaign. It looked like our trust in Ted was going to pay off when he announced that the Rose City needed to…continue reading Mayor Ted Wheeler Shakes Up Portland’s Cannabis Enforcement Body
Dutch newspaper Telegraaf reported earlier this month that exportation of medical cannabis from the Netherlands is looking very likely to increase due primarily to increases in demand fueled by the burgeoning market for medical marijuana in Germany. The Netherlands currently…continue reading More Dutch Cannabis Heading to the German Medical System
Following Colorado’s brave leap into adult legalization in 2012, there is general agreement that Denver currently sits as the cannabis capital of the United States – and maybe the world. On the flip side, Northern California remains a stronghold of OG…continue reading Will Los Angeles or Boston Replace Denver as Cannabis Capital, USA?
Ask just about anyone in the Portland, Oregon, cannabis industry and they will have their fair share of (legitimate) complaints about trying to do business in one of the most progressive, cannabis-friendly cities in the world. The Office of Neighborhood…continue reading Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler Wisely Wants to Reduce Cannabis Regulations