Entrepreneurs

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.
social justice

5 Reasons Why Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Are Essential in the Cannabis Business

Inclusion is not just a catch phrase, it's a managing philosophy.
Starting a Business

Some Tips for East Coast Cannabis Entrepreneurs From Colorado's Industry Leaders

Entrepreneurship is never easy but the cannabis business has challenges you just don't see anywhere else.
Cannabis

This 23-Year-Old Native American Is Boosting Tribal Cannabiz

Legal marijuana offers an opportunity for economic and cultural revival for Native American tribes.
Women In Green

She Wants to Change the Face of the Industry

Despite the fact that African-American entrepreneurs are woefully under-represented in the cannabis industry, Marvina Thomas is turning the tide.
Women In Green

She Took Her Yale MBA Into Cannabis and Now Funds the Industry's Largest Deals

The legal marijuana business is attracting entrepreneurs as interested in social good as they are in profit.
Women In Green

Why These Teenage Girls Started a CBD Lifestyle Brand

CBD helped them ease the painful symptoms of multiple diseases. Now they want to bring the compound to other young adults.