Acreage CEO Disappointed CBS Denied Ad Promoting Medical Marijuana

February 1, 2019
Millions of dollars will be spent by brands to grab a spot during the Super Bowl. CBS is charging a record-breaking $5.25 million for a 30-second spot during Sunday's big game, but not all ads are welcome. The network denied a medical marijuana ad submitted by Acreage Holdings, and CEO Kevin Murphy joined Cheddar to respond to the decision.