MJBizTalks

This Week In … June 21, Episode 33

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended June 21, 2019, with host Kevin “Moose” Huhn. Headlines include: In ‘historic vote,’ US House protects state-legal cannabis programs Congress urges FDA to get going on CBD in foods, dietary supplements FDA extends deadline for public comments on CBD rules Shareholders approve planned cannabis merger […]

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This Week In … June 14, Episode 32

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended June 14, 2019, with co-hosts Jill Reddish and Jenel Stelton-Holtmeier – recorded live from the show floor of MJBizConNEXT and the Hemp Industry Daily Conference. Headlines include: Experts at MJBizConNEXT highlight cannabis industry’s move toward more mainstream acceptance Weekly Deal Watch: Public companies target private firms […]

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This Week In … June 7, Episode 31

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended June 7, 2019, with host Kevin “Moose” Huhn. Headlines include: Domino effect? Illinois marijuana legalization could spur other states to do same In landmark move, Illinois lawmakers approve adult-use cannabis program that could hit $2 billion in sales New Jersey to greatly expand medical marijuana […]

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This Week In … May 31, Episode 30

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended May 31, 2019, with host Jill Reddish. Headlines include: Exclusive: US retail marijuana sales on pace to rise 35% in 2019 and near $30 billion by 2023 Harvard, Canadian cannabis firm Atlas ink ‘groundbreaking’ research partnership New Colorado law allows outsiders to invest in state’s […]

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This Week In … May 24, Episode 29

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended May 24, 2019, with host Kevin “Moose” Huhn. Headlines include: Chart: Comparing the price per milligram of THC in cannabis-infused products Smaller California marijuana farmers form co-ops to save on costs, compete with large growers What are the business implications of labor peace agreements for […]

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This Week In … May 17, Episode 28

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended May 17, 2019, with host Jill Reddish. Headlines include: ‘Be at the table, or you’re on the plate’: Part 1 of a Q&A with CV Sciences exec Doug Mackay; ‘Distinct products, distinct plants – that’s the only way’: Part 2 of a Q&A with CV Sciences […]

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This Week In … May 10, Episode 27

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended May 10, 2019, with host Nick Thomas. Headlines include: 5 key takeaways from MJBizDaily’s European Cannabis Symposium CBD giant CV Sciences reports $9 million loss in first quarter Cannabis firm Cronos Group misses on revenue, reports wider Q1 loss Epidiolex, Sativex maker GW Pharmaceuticals reports […]

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This Week In … May 3, Episode 26

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended May 3, 2019, with host Jill Reddish. Headlines include: Cannabis vaporizer company Pax Labs raises benchmark $420 million in funding Cannabis group Curaleaf to acquire Cura Partners for CA$1.27 billion Moosehead, Sproutly Canada to launch cannabis-infused beverages Canadian marijuana firm Canopy Growth set to build […]

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This Week In … April 26, Episode 25

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended April 26, 2019, with host Kevin “Moose” Huhn. Headlines include: Federal marijuana reform may be entering new era, even if high hurdles remain Helping banks play SAFE while serving the cannabis industry: Q&A with Congressman Ed Perlmutter Aurora Cannabis exec: ‘Having a major presence in […]

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News & Views Episode 6: Recruiting & Compensation Tips for Marijuana Execs from Kara Bradford

The cannabis industry as a legal entity hasn’t been around for all that long – meaning most of the companies involved are still in the startup phase, with all the challenges that arise from that. And that includes recruiting and compensation considerations, according to Kara Bradford, CEO of Seattle-based cannabis recruiting agency Viridian Staffing, who’s […]

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