Ep. 450: Carlos Curbelo

Carlos Curbelo joins us and shares his beliefs on how solving issues regarding immigration can help sort out other legislative problems: “I think that solving immigration is important because as we discussed earlier, we need workers. We need an immigration system that’s compatible with our economy. It has to be fair. We’ve always been a […]

Ep. 442: Jon Najarian

Jon Najarian joins us and shares insight into market volatility related to the Cannabis industry: “Whenever we see something, whether it’s Cannabis related, whether it’s a drug going through FDA approval, whether it’s Aids, cancer, Alzheimer’s, whatever it might be, there’s a lot of speculative paper around that. With Cannabis, it’s just the Wild West. […]

HB 1090

After over two years of a whole lot of time and effort from the industry, House Bill 1090 has passed. Nicknamed the PubCo Bill, it was signed into law by Governor Polis on May 29, 2019. The previous law allowed licenses to Colorado residents and out-of-state business owners with 15 employees or fewer. The bill […]

EP. 430: Boris Blatnik, KannaSwiss

Boris Blatnik joins us and shares just how a participants must be in the Cannabis industry: “With business in general, you have be adaptive, but in this space that’s moving so lightning fast, you’ve really got to be able to pivot and change.”

Ep. 425: Former Prime Minister Ehud Barak

Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak joins us and shares his excitement for the forward momentum of Cannabis research: “It’s a huge world of science waiting for exploration. We have here highly disciplined growers. We have here top-quality scientific community, and a lot of interest. And we see it from day-to-day.”

Ep. 424: Steph Sherer, Americans For Safe Access

Steph Sherer joins us and shares how medical Cannabis has grown to be more accepted in the medical community around the world: “We’re now at 31 countries with medical cannabis laws, and it looks like we’re going to be close to 60 by the end of the summer. So, in one way, outside of the […]

Ep. 422: Hadley Ford, iAnthus

Hadley Ford joins us to shed light on his retail philosophy of delighting the customer in the cannabis industry: “If you’re doing your job right from retail perspective, they’re going to buy your product. And that product can either be a product that we own 100%, or it could be a third party product that […]

Ep. 419: Adam Bierman, MedMen

Adam Biermann returns, sharing the changes and retail developments of what he calls the “industry of our lifetime.” This is because the cannabis industry is being born as we live, with growing support on all sides giving it momentum for progress. He emphasizes that this momentum is what matters most, rather than fixating on single […]

Ep. 414: Joel Milton, Baker

Joel Milton talks about his journey leading one of the first cannabis tech companies through a selective startup accelerator and into the market in 2014. At the time, cannabis still held a lot of stigma for professionals, and his company was alone in the group of startups. Investors were hard to find, so the company […]

Ep. 409: Mitch Baruchowitz, Merida Capital

Mitch Baruchowitz joins us with a brisk-paced narrative of his foray into the world of cannabis, with the same velocity and passion he has found in the innovations of the industry. He touches on a range of topics including investment strategies, tragic events with unexpected influence, misconceptions about legality and regulation of cannabis, organizational differences […]