LOS ANGELES, Jan. 8, 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 Fairmont Miramar Hotel for a two day “Shark Tank”-like pitch forum on Tuesday, January 30th and Wednesday, January 31st, hosted exclusively for members of The Arcview Investor Network.
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Meet The C-Suite at Steep Hill
BERKELEY, Calif., Nov. 14, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Jmîchaeĺe Keller, President and CEO of Steep Hill, the global leader in cannabis science, technology and analytics, announced today the finalization of the C-Suite strategic leadership team that will put Steep Hill in an optimal position to fully capitalize on the upcoming adult use legalization in California and drive the company’s expansion into global markets around the world.
Marijuana Investors Hear Pitches from Dozens of Start-ups in Vegas Nov 12-14
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 10, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — On the heels of the makers of Corona making a $190 million investment into a cannabis company, more than 200 high net-worth investors from around the world will gather in Toronto at the Arcview Investor Forum next week to consider opportunities from dozens of promising cannabis companies in a “Shark Tank” like format.
Cannabis Companies Pitch High Net Worth Investors in Las Vegas Nov 13-14
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 1, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — On the heels of the makers of Corona making a $190 million investment into a cannabis company, 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 The M Resort for a two day “Shark Tank”-like pitch forum on Monday, November 13th and Tuesday, November 14th, hosted exclusively for members of The Arcview Investor Network.
Agritek Holdings, Inc. Announces $300,000 Cash Infusion On Heels Of CEO B. Michael Friedman’s Appearance On Fox Business Network New To The Street
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 21, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Agritek Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: AGTK) www.AgritekHoldings.com, a fully integrated, active cannabis real estate investor and branding consultant in the legal cannabis sector, today announced that the Company has received an additional $300,000 in funding for the month of August.
Apothecarry Takes Top Prize at Arcview’s Los Angeles Winners Fund Pitch Competition
LOS ANGELES, July 20, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Apothecarry Brands, the maker of the luxury Apothecarry storage and humidor system designed to safely keep Cannabis at its freshest using state-of-the-art humidity controls won the $50,000 grand prize for best pitch at Arcview’s Los Angeles Winners Fund pitch competition.
Dewmar International BMC, Inc. (DEWM) Files Provisional Patent to Treat Lung Cancer with Cannabinoids
BATON ROUGE,La., July 18, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Dewmar International BMC, Inc. (OTC PINK: DEWM) announced today that it has filed a provisional patent with the United States Patent and Trademark Office for the treatment of lung cancer with cannabinoids.
MassRoots Takes Strategic Position in High Times Holdings Corporation
DENVER, June 9, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB: MSRT), a leading technology platform for medical cannabis patients and businesses, and HIGH TIMES, the world’s leading cannabis media, events and information business, are pleased to announce that MassRoots made a strategic investment in High Times Holding Corporation, “High Times”, the leading voice of the Cannabis Industry, in February 2017.
Green Bubble? Cannabis Investors on White-Knuckle Ride as Share Prices Fall
Canadian marijuana stocks have been on a punishing slide for three straight months despite a temporary blip of investor fever in April that sent share prices soaring to record highs as Ottawa tabled legislation to legalize pot.
John Morgan Prepared to Invest $100M in Florida’s Medical Marijuana Industry
Orlando trial lawyer and Amendment 2 financier John Morgan is prepared to invest $100 million in Florida’s medical marijuana industry.
Agritek Holdings, Inc. Announces First Order Of 10,000 MicroDose Oral Strips Brand Under Company’s Product Line And Launch Of New Corporate Web Site
LOS ANGELES, May 10, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – Agritek Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: AGTK) www.AgritekHoldings.com, a fully integrated, active cannabis real estate investor and branding consultant in the legal cannabis sector today announced the company’s first order for its licensed brand “MicroDose” Oral Strips for the medicinal market of California.
Freedom Leaf, Inc. Announces Uplisting to the OTCQB, Mainstreaming The Marijuana Legalization Company
LAS VEGAS, May 9, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – Freedom Leaf, Inc. The Marijuana Legalization Company (OTC PINK: FRLF) announces it has filed the application on Monday May 8th to uplist Freedom Leaf’s stock to the OTCQB Venture Market trading platform.
Buy Aurora Cannabis Inc. While It’s Hungover
You definitely don’t want to bet the family farm on such a speculative investment like Aurora Cannabis Inc., but there’s a substantial amount of upside if you don’t mind the large amount of risk.
Big Marijuana Investors Hear Pitches from Dozens of Startups in Austin
AUSTIN, Texas, April 27, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — More than 200 high net-worth investors from around the world will gather in Austin, TX at the Arcview Investor Forum to hear pitches from dozens of promising cannabis companies in a “Shark Tank” like forum.
Cincinnati Investor Plans to Cash in on Marijuana
A Cincinnati investor plans to cash in on marijuana. A year from now, James Gould hopes to be meandering through lush green rows of what he’s betting will be Ohio’s next cash crop: medical marijuana.
Inside the Mind of a New York Angel Investor
The three most exciting areas on the tech side are AI, AR/VR, and legal cannabis. To that end, at our annual VCs on Skis event last week, there were two panels: one on AI and I led a panel on the legal cannabis industry.
How to Profit From the U.S. and U.K. Marijuana ‘Research Gap’
Legal marijuana flat-Earthers, like U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, have tried many methods to discredit breakthroughs in medical cannabis, but these efforts at discrediting cannabis stop at the U.S. border.
Tech Sector Fertile Ground for Cannabis Funding
LOS ANGELES, March 13, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — As cannabis replaces tech as the fastest growing industry in the U.S., legal marijuana is getting a big boost from tech’s past success.
3 Marijuana Stocks to Buy on a Federal Crackdown
A federal crackdown on marijuana isn’t bad news for all marijuana stocks.
Can Aphria Inc. Challenge Canopy Growth Corp.’s Dope Dominance?
Canopy Growth Corp. has garnered the most attention and established itself as the market leader; however, there is another company in the Canadian marijuana industry that could emerge as a potential winner.
Millionaires Are Being Made From Cashing in on This Pot Stock
Since seeing all the buzz and craze these companies are causing in the marketplace, we’ve been hot on the trail of companies tied to the cannabis sector. The budding marijuana industry has spawned several high flying stocks lately, like Mentor Capital Inc.
Top 5 States for Marijuana Stocks
Over the next five years, the U.S. marijuana market could be worth tens of billions of dollars, and according to GreenWave Advisors, LLC, these five states could move the needle most for marijuana companies. Learn just how big the marijuana market may be in California, Washington, Pennsylvania, Colorado, and Michigan in 2021.
iAnthus Capital and U.S. Cannabis Industry Leader - The Green Solution - Enter into Strategic Partnership and Credit Facility; iAnthus Concurrently Announces Bought Deal Private Placement of Convertible Debentures
TORONTO and New York, Feb. 14, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — iAnthus Capital Holdings, Inc., (CSE: IAN), announced today that its wholly-owned US subsidiary, iAnthus Capital Management, LLC (which, together with iAnthus Capital Holdings Inc, is referred to herein as “iAnthus” or the “Company”), has entered into a strategic relationship with The Green Solution, LLC and certain of its affiliated Colorado entities (collectively, “TGS”).
The Canadian Bioceutical Corporation to List on the CSE and Delist from the TSXV
TORONTO, Ontario, Jan. 23, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The Canadian Bioceutical Corporation (“BCC” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE: BCC.V; OTC PINK: CBICF) today announces that it has received conditional approval to list its common shares on the Canadian Stock Exchange (“CSE”), and intends to voluntarily delist its common shares from the TSX Venture Exchange (the “TSXV”).
4 Best Marijuana Stocks to Play the Green Rush
Marijuana sales has the potential to greatly add to government’s treasury as well, and it will be immensely helpful in medical fields. Nowadays, it is also easier for banks for provide services for legal marijuana businesses.
Consumers Spend $53.3B on Legal, Medical & Illicit Marijuana Sales in North America
OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 17, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Arcview Market Research, the leading publisher of cannabis market research, released the first ever estimate of the entire North American cannabis market, including legal, medical and illicit marijuana sales.
Huge Buzz Kill for U.S. Pot Producers as Prices Plunge on Rising Supply
Prices are tumbling as formerly illicit cultivators emerge from the shadows to invest millions of dollars in massive pot factories. In Colorado, the average price sought by wholesalers has fallen 48 per cent to about US$1,300 a pound since legal sales to all adults started in January 2014, according to Cannabase, operator of the state’s largest market.. Supply is surging as growers expand and install the latest agricultural technology.
Dozens of Start-ups Pitch Largest Group of Marijuana Investors in LA Jan 17-18
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 12, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — More than 200 high net-worth investors from around the world will gather in Los Angeles, CA at the Arcview Investor Forum next week to hear pitches from dozens of promising cannabis companies in a “Shark Tank” like forum.
Kush Bottles to Present at the LD Micro Investor Conference on December 6, 2016
SANTA ANA, Calif., Dec. 1, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), a leading provider of packaging, supplies, accessories and branding solutions for the regulated cannabis industry, has been invited to present at the LD Micro Main Event investor conference being held December 6-8, 2016 at the Luxe Sunset Hotel in Los Angeles, CA.
Veritas Announces an Expansion to the Private Placement and Engages European Healthcare Capital
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 16, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Veritas Pharma Inc. has expanded the private placement offering announced on September 16th.
First Private Gathering of Marijuana Investors After Big Legalization Votes: Las Vegas Nov 13-15
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 2, 2016 /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 M Resort for a two day Shark Tank-like pitch forum on Monday, November 14th and Tuesday, November 15th, hosted exclusively for members of The Arcview Investor Network.
Start-ups Pitch The Largest Marijuana Investors in NY, Sep 12-13
BROOKLYN, N.Y., Sept. 9, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — More than 200 high net worth investors from around the world will gather in Brooklyn, NY at the Arcview Investor Forum.
San Francisco’s Private Cannabis Lounge: Leather Seating, Chess and a Concierge
Anyone with a medical marijuana recommendation from a physician can browse Harvest on Geary’s minimalist dispensary – but entry into their private lounge will be only for those San Franciscans who can afford it.
CANNDESCENT Raises $6.5 Million in Seed Round Funding, Largest on Record For a Southern California Cultivator
SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Aug. 31, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — CANNDESCENT, a California cultivator of premium cannabis flower, closed a $6.5 million seed round led by Texas investor, Lee McPherson, and CANNDESCENT CEO Adrian Sedlin.
Marijuana Entrepreneurs Pitch Hundreds of Private Investors In NYC Sep 12-13
BROOKLYN, N.Y., Aug. 30, 2016 /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 New York Marriott Brooklyn Bridge Hotel for a two day Shark Tank-like pitch forum on Monday, September 12th and Tuesday, September 13th, hosted exclusively for members of The Arcview Investor Network.
An Investor Is Suing A California Edible Pot Company For Fraud
A California investor claims marijuana chocolates brand Altai swindled him out of $750,000 under false pretenses. The CEO allegedly used the money on private jets and fancy hotels.
CFN Media Releases Cannabis Private Investment Summit West Recap Video
SEATTLE, Wash., July 11, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — CFN Media Group (“CannabisFN”), the leading creative agency and digital media network dedicated to legal cannabis, today announced the release of its video coverage of the Cannabis Private Investment Summit West that took place in Beverly Hills, CA on May 4, 2016.
Kush Bottles To Announce Its Third Quarter And Nine Months 2016 Financial Results On July 6, 2016
LOS ANGELES, July 1, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), America’s premier supplier of packaging, accessories, and branding solutions for the legal cannabis industry, today announced that the Company will be announcing its financial results for its third quarter and nine months ended May 31, 2016 before the open of the U.S. markets on July 6, 2016.
Leading Cannabis Management Firm MedMen Launches $100 Million Investment Fund
LOS ANGELES, June 27, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — MedMen, the only full-service management company serving North America’s legal cannabis industry, has launched the MedMen Opportunity Fund, L.P. (the “Fund”), the first private equity vehicle of its kind.
In Anticipation of Legalization, Investors Hear Marijuana Pitches in Oakland June 19-20
OAKLAND, Calif., June 1, 2016 /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 in Oakland, CA at the Oakland Marriott City Center for a two day Shark Tank-like pitch forum on Sunday, June 19th and Monday, June 20th, hosted exclusively for members of The Arcview Investor Network.
Zynerba Pharmaceuticals to Participate in Upcoming Investor Meetings and Conferences
DEVON, Pa., June 1, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZYNE), a specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of innovative transdermal synthetic cannabinoid treatments, today announced that the Company will participate in various upcoming investor meetings and conferences.
DigiPath to Present at the Viridian Cannabis Investment Conference in Florida
NEW YORK, May 25, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — DigiPath Inc. (OTCQB: DIGP), an independent cannabis testing and media firm, is pleased to announce that the Company was selected to present at the Viridian Cannabis Investment Conference, to be held at The Westin Fort Lauderdale Hotel in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on June 8, 2016.
Arcview Awards First Marijuana Winner’s Fund Investment to SPARE
OAKLAND, Calif., May 24, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — At The Arcview Group’s Investor Forum in Portland, OR May 1st-3rd, 2016, cannabis payments start-up SPARE received the highest pitch rating from Arcview’s group of high net worth investor members.
GW Pharmaceuticals to Present at the 2016 UBS Global Healthcare Conference on 24 May
LONDON, May 16, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — GW Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq:GWPH), (AIM:GWP), (“GW” or “the Company”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics from its proprietary cannabinoid product platform, today announced that Justin Gover, GW’s Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 2016 UBS Global Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, May 24, 2016, at 8:00 a.m. (EDT) at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City.
6 Mistakes Marijuana Business Owners Make When Seeking Funding: Part II
Here are three additional mistakes I see occurring frequently as business owners look for financing. Steer clear of these pitfalls and you will dramatically increase your chances for success.
Marijuana Startup LeafLine Hunts for Another Big Round of Funding
Medical-marijuana startup LeafLine Labs has begun an effort to raise $21 million, according to a regulatory filing.
ArcView Group: Marijuana Start-ups Pitch High Net Worth Investors
PORTLAND, Ore., April 27, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — More than 200 high net worth investors from around the world will gather in Portland, OR at the ArcView Investor Forum.
CannaKorp — World’s First Single-Use, Pod-Based Medical Cannabis Vaporizer System — Successfully Completes Seed Round Funding
STONEHAM, Mass., April 18, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — CannaKorp, Inc. announced today that its angel fundraising goal of $1 million was oversubscribed by 60%, with a total of$1.58 million raised.
Pot Estate Holdings Inc. Announces “Testing the Waters” Campaign
MIAMI, Fla., April 6, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Pot Estate Holdings Inc. (PEHI) announced today that it has launched online a “Testing the Waters” campaign at http://potestate.com/regaplus to gauge potential investor interest in the going public transaction.
6 Mistakes Marijuana Business Owners Make When Seeking Funding: Part I
As a veteran in commercial financing for marijuana businesses, I have seen many business owners struggle to obtain funding.