Entrepreneurs

Ganjapreneur

Ricky Williams Has The Last Laugh

Once the poster child of a stoner athlete, the ex-NFL running back is is making great strides with his cannabis company.
Entrepreneurs

Rapper Chris Webby Explains How Cannabis Fits Into the Routine of a Successful Entrepreneur

There is no contradiction between enjoying marijuana and building a busy, successful career.
Retail Businesses

Meet the Entrepreneur Selling Weed In Non-Cannabis Stores Across Europe

A regulatory quirk opened the door and, inevitably, an entrepreneur stepped in.
Pitching Investors

Blue Moon Hemp Wins Leafwire's Miami Pitch Contest

Pitch contests, long standard in traditional industries, give cannabis entrepreneurs the opportunity to meet investors.
Cannabis jobs

From Fighting Terrorists in Syria to Delivering Sativa in Michigan

Michigan law requires "secure transport" of marijuana. Combat veterans are a perfect fit.
Cannabis

She Left Tech to Start a Cannabis-Based Line of Female Self-Care Products

Cannabis is a new industry but women have to overcome a lot of the same old barriers.
Fundraising

6 Things to Keep in Mind When Fundraising for Cannabis

Separating the merely curious from the genuinely interested is a bigger chore in cannabis than other industries.
Women In Green

How One Marijuana Marketer Keeps on Facebook's Good Side

Jamie Cooper, CEO of Cannabiz Connection, has built a sucessful networking and marketing platform for Michigan's cannabis industry -- despite the obstacles.
Marketing

3 Trade-Show Tips for Meeting the Right People and Make a Memorable Impression

Trade shows are a rare opportunity to gather with everybody you need to meet.
Celebrity Entrepreneurs

Cypress Hill's B-Real on the Future of Cannabis

The rap star and serial entpreneur opens us about his new business and the biggest growth segment in the industry.
Women In Green

She Created the First Matchmaking Service for Cannabis Enthusiasts

Molly Peckler, founder & CEO of Highly Devoted, helps clients find their soul mates.
CBD

How to Start and Market Your CBD Company

An immense market is developing quickly for CBD health and beauty products, including in states that have not legalized marijuana.
Investing

She Co-Founded One of the First Investment Funds in the Cannabis Industry

U.S. banking regulations making cannabis the toughest business there is for funding and investing.
Cannabusiness Insider

How the Gold Rush Inspired This Green Rush Entrepreneur

Pixs and Shvls CEO, Patrick Brennan, likens his company to the picks and pans makers of 1849.
Women In Green

She Broke Barriers in Tech and Now Runs the Largest International Cannabis Women's Network

With her partners in Ellementa, Aliza Sherman focuses on transparency to dispel misconceptions and educate women on cannabis' health-and-wellness benefits.