Ep. 469: Tjalling Erkelens, Bedrocan

Tjalling Erkelens, CEO of Bedrocan, joins us in our July digital workshop to discuss clinical trials and global cannabis distribution. Erkelens believes that some type of harmonization among European regulations is necessary for the global cannabis economy to continue maturing; having different regulations from country to country makes it very difficult to create a unified […]

Ep. 461: Josh Hendrix, US Hemp Roundtable

Josh Hendrix, President of U.S. Hemp Roundtable, predicts that, in the next two to three years, hemp will finally begin to infiltrate the market. When that happens, there will be a race to efficiency on the agricultural side, which should lead to both consistent types of hemp as well as varieties of hemp – ultimately, […]

Monitor & Adjust

I grew up sailing with my brother. When Morgan and I decided to partner in 2013, we named our asset management company after the Greek god of the sea. Poseidon Asset Management is a dedicated cannabis fund. Because the industry is so new, navigating the unknowns and unpredictables is like navigating the conditions of the […]

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 […]