PALM BEACH, Fla., Aug. 30, 2017 /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 Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa for a two day “Shark Tank”-like pitch forum on Tuesday, September 19th and Wednesday, September 20th, hosted exclusively for members of The Arcview Investor Network.
John Morgan, founder of renowned law firm Morgan & Morgan, will deliver a keynote speech. John was the main funder behind the medical cannabis ballot initiative in Florida and also recently announced plans to deploy $100 million into the sector.
Accredited investors will be reviewing pitches from more than a dozen companies who competed fiercely for the pitch slots out of a field of hundreds of applicants. Arcview’s members have placed $152M+ into 162 cannabis-related companies, making them the top source of capital for the cannabis industry.
Who: Members of The Arcview Investor Network plus cannabis-related companies chosen to present
What: Select media representatives will be invited to witness presentations from companies that have been successful at raising capital from this group and those who are hoping to attract investors at this meeting. Throughout the day, select reporters will be able to interview high net worth investors who have recently invested in the sector or are considering it, companies that have recently been funded, and elected officials that support legalization.
When: Tuesday, September 19th and Wednesday, September 20th between 9:30AM – 4:00PM
Where: Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa, 100 S. Ocean Blvd. Manalapan, FL 33462
How: Members of the media must apply for press credentials by emailing [email protected]
Learn more about the growth of the cannabis industry via this short video. To get a sense of what to expect at Arcview, see this other short video.
About The Arcview Group
Founded in 2010, The Arcview Group is responsible for a number of groundbreaking ventures in the cannabis industry. The Arcview Investor Network includes more than 600 accredited investors who have put more than $152 million behind 162 companies. Arcview Market Research publishes the State of Legal Marijuana Markets report, which is the most oft-cited market data report. In 2015 Arcview became a partner in Canopy, the first seed-stage mentor-driven business accelerator. Arcview is also co-founder of Cannasure Insurance Services, the leading provider of business insurance to the cannabis industry.
Abby Benjamin, Media Relations