Cannabis podcast about news, policies, tech trends, social justice, investing, cultivation, and the plant’s environmental, economic and medicinal benefits.
info_outline #309: Ron Gershoni, Jetty Extracts 06/30/2022
#309: Ron Gershoni, Jetty Extracts Ron Gershoni is the Co-Founder and CEO of Jetty Extracts, one of the true originals in the California cannabis market. Canopy Growth Corporation and Jetty Extracts (“Jetty”) recently announced a plan for the acquisition of Jetty by the Company.
info_outline #308: Congresswoman Nancy Mace 06/28/2022
#308: Congresswoman Nancy Mace Rep. Nancy Mace (R-SC) is a Republican congresswoman who championed the States Reform Act - a federal cannabis reform bill that would remove cannabis from Schedule I drug classification to allow states the right to determine the level of cannabis reform they want to implement.
info_outline #307: Walter Moore, Cognitive Harmony Technologies 06/23/2022
#307: Walter Moore, Cognitive Harmony Technologies Walter Moore is the Co-founder, CEO, and CTO of Cognitive Harmony Technologies, new digital platform that levels the playing field for cannabis business licenses, making it as simple as filing taxes online. Walter is an accomplished software architect, financial engineer, and entrepreneur who has a Masters of Science in Financial Engineering and undergraduate degrees in Theoretical Physics and Applied Mathematics. Prior to Cognitive Harmony Technologies, Walter co-founded Perception Farms, Inc, a social equity cannabis startup incubator.
info_outline #306: Eddie Velez, Oak Cliff Cultivators 06/21/2022
#306: Eddie Velez, Oak Cliff Cultivators Eddie Velez is the Owner of Oak Cliff Cultivators, a family and veteran-owned Texas hemp company that cultivates premium Texas hemp flower for their clients' alternative health solutions and culinary needs. Eddie was born and raised in Oak Cliff, TX. Cannabis has always been part of his life in some way shape or form and he wants to break the cannabis stigma through education and introduce hemp as an alternative solution to everyday life.
info_outline #305: Thom Brodeur, N2 Packaging Systems 06/16/2022
#305: Thom Brodeur, N2 Packaging Systems Thom Brodeur is the CEO of N2 Packaging Systems, a patented packaging solutions company for the cannabis industry that uses liquid nitrogen technology to preserve product freshness/shelf life. Thom has extensive experience in the cannabis and CBD industry and has played a key role in a CBD venture. He is also the CEO of Sky Wellness – a company that makes, markets, and sells premium THC free, Broad Spectrum, Full Spectrum and THC free Isolate Hemp-derived CBD products for people and their animals.
info_outline #304: Kim Stuck, Allay Consulting LLC 06/14/2022
#304: Kim Stuck, Allay Consulting LLC Kim Stuck is the founder and CEO of Allay Consulting, a compliance strategy and services provider serving the hemp, cannabis, and psychedelic industries nationwide. She brings a regulator’s keen eye and wide-reaching knowledge on evolving compliance and safety mandates to support businesses in tightly regulated industries.
info_outline #303: Dustin Robinson on digital therapeutics and emerging technologies in the psychedelic industry 06/09/2022
#303: Dustin Robinson on digital therapeutics and emerging technologies in the psychedelic industry Dustin Robinson is the Founding partner of Mr. Cannabis Law; Co-Founder of Mr. Psychedelic Law; Managing Principal of Iter Investments; and Co-Founder of Nucleus. As a licensed attorney and certified public accountant with a law firm that exclusively works in the cannabis and psychedelic space and as the founder of a leading non-profit that is paving the way for psychedelic legalization, Robinson is an expert in understanding and capitalizing on opportunities within highly regulated industries. Dustin was recently ranked by Psychedelic Invest as the “Top 100 Most Influential People in Psychedelics.”
info_outline #301: Jim Higdon, Cornbread Hemp 06/02/2022
#301: Jim Higdon, Cornbread Hemp Jim Higdon is the Co-Founder and Chief Communications Officer of Cornbread Hemp, a Kentucky-based hemp brand changing the CBD industry with its commitment to quality, transparency, and customer service. Jim is a Kentucky native who worked briefly for the New York Times before returning home to write his first book, “The Cornbread Mafia.” Published in 2012, the Cornbread Mafia tells the story of the biggest domestic marijuana syndicate in American history.
info_outline #300: George Mancheril, Bespoke Financial 05/31/2022
#300: George Mancheril, Bespoke Financial George Mancheril is the Co-founder and CEO of Bespoke Financial, the nation’s first licensed fintech lender focused on the cannabis industry and is focused on bridging the divide between institutional investors and cannabis. George Mancheril has over 14 years of experience in the financial industry with a specific focus on asset-based lending, off-balance sheet financing of commercial assets, and structured credit.
info_outline #298: Cody Guy, GivingHemp.org 05/24/2022
#298: Cody Guy, GivingHemp.org Cody Guy is the Founder of GivingHemp.org,a nonprofit charity focused on increasing the quality of life of cancer patients without the worry of financial burden. In 2006, Cody was diagnosed with 'glioblastoma' brain cancer and is the longest-living glioblastoma survivor at UT Southwestern. During treatment, Cody learned from cancer.gov that cannabis molecules directly fight cancer itself, not just alleviate the side effects of treatment.
info_outline #297: Eben Sumner, Casco Bay Hemp and 1780 05/19/2022
#297: Eben Sumner, Casco Bay Hemp and 1780 Eben Sumner is the CEO of Casco Bay Hemp and 1780. Eben has 7 years of experience working in the cannabis industry as a cultivator and manufacturer, both medical cannabis and hemp He is the Founding member, President, and Legislative Chair of Maine Growers Alliance; and Founding member of the Cannabis Council of Maine, and Shaper Participant in Seed2Health.
info_outline #292: Mark Ervin, CEO of GreenGro Biologicals 05/03/2022
#292: Mark Ervin, CEO of GreenGro Biologicals Mark Ervin is the CEO of GreenGro Biologicals, a company that aspires to be the leading organic soil amendment company in the United States. GreenGro products contain beneficial microorganisms that will nurture these relationships and help your soil flourish, maintaining a living soil system for plants to thrive.
info_outline #291: Hunter Friedland, Cirona Labs 04/28/2022
#291: Hunter Friedland, Cirona Labs Hunter Friedland is the Founder and CEO of Cirona Labs. Cirona Labs designs and manufactures cannabinoid ingredients that power innovative products from trusted brands. They provide safe, consistent, and effective cannabinoid infusions designed for better consumer experiences.
info_outline #290: Theresa Ann Komes, Medical Cannabis Patient and Advocate 04/26/2022
#290: Theresa Ann Komes, Medical Cannabis Patient and Advocate Theresa Ann Komes has overcome 6 addictions, she has had 30 surgical procedures, and deals with nausea daily. After several years of being heavily prescribed opioids such as morphine (90mg 3 times per day) and Oyxcodone (30mg, 1-2 every 4 hours for breakthrough pain), Theresa has found relief using medical cannabis as it gives her reason to live, enjoy, and love life.
info_outline #289: Krista Raymer, Vetrina Group 04/21/2022
#289: Krista Raymer, Vetrina Group Krista Raymer is the Co-Founder and CEO of Vetrina Group, a group of experts in the consumer journey, providing data-driven solutions and working with teams to ensure all our clients achieve operational excellence in the cannabis retail environment.
info_outline #288: Tyme Ferries and Thomas Kupiec, The Pantheon Collective 04/19/2022
#288: Tyme Ferries and Thomas Kupiec, The Pantheon Collective Tyme Ferris and Thomas Kupiec are the Co-Founders of The Pantheon Collective, an LGBT majority-owned cannabis start-up company working towards LGBT equity and inclusion in NY’s adult-use cannabis market.
info_outline #287: Ronit Pinto, Honeysuckle Magazine 04/14/2022
#287: Ronit Pinto, Honeysuckle Magazine Ronit Pinto is the Founder and Publisher of Honeysuckle Magazine, an award-winning, female-led, print, and digital platform exploring the intersections of cannabis, gender, sexuality, racial politics, and pop culture.
info_outline #285: Jacqui Childs, Cannabis Wiki 04/07/2022
#285: Jacqui Childs, Cannabis Wiki Jacqui Childs is the Chief Content Officer of Cannabis Wiki, the industry-leading resource on cannabis education. Jacqui is an online social influencer with a following of millions. She is an international best-selling author, she co-wrote a book sharing her struggles with mental health, drugs, and alcohol abuse. She is now living pharma-free thanks to plant-based medicine and travels the world sharing kind and authentic stories of how she came to the plant. Jacqui is a brand ambassador for several Cannabis brands and expos. She is currently the co-host of Canada’s Premier podcast “The Green Room” in partnership with Cannabis.wiki.
info_outline #283: Craig Gross, Christian Cannabis 03/31/2022
#283: Craig Gross, Christian Cannabis Craig Gross is the Founder of Christian Cannabis, a cannabis brand eliminating the barrier of entry for Christians looking to explore cannabis by offering a full line of proprietary high CBD, low THC cannabis products unlike anything else on the market.
info_outline #282: Elizabeth Robinson and Cory Moore, The Gift Wellness 03/29/2022
#282: Elizabeth Robinson and Cory Moore, The Gift Wellness Cory Moore is the CEO and Elizabeth Robinson is the COO of The Gift Wellness, natural health and wellness company founded in 2018.
info_outline #280: Anthony Scotti and Jason Maclean, Cherry 03/22/2022
#280: Anthony Scotti and Jason Maclean, Cherry Anthony Scotti is the Founding Partner and Jason Maclean is a Partner and Lead Horticulturist at Cherry. Cherry is a craft grower and processor of premium cannabis founded nearly a decade ago in Colorado.