WHERE TO WATCH
Aurora Cannabis Brings on a Billionaire
March 13, 2019
Cam Battley, Chief Corporate Officer for Aurora Cannabis, joins Cheddar to discuss the company naming billionaire activist investor Nelsno Peltz as its strategic advisor.
EXCLUSIVE: Sotheby's CEO Says Going Private Will Spur Innovation
Dec 11, 2018
Aurora Cannabis Moves Into Mexican Market With Acquisition
Canada's Aurora Cannabis announced last week that it would be supplying medical marijuana to Mexico in a deal with pharmaceutical manufacturer and distributor Farmacias. Monday morning, Aurora updated its announcement, saying it planned to acquire Farmacias. Terry Booth, CEO of Aurora Cannabis, joined Cheddar to discuss why the Mexican market for cannabis so attractive for Aurora.
Jun 18, 2019
CannaBiz: Job Growth in the Marijuana Market, Cannabis in Canada & Weed Weddings
California's legalized cannabis market might be falling short of expectations when it comes to tax revenue, but the sector is overperforming on job growth. Aviva Spectrum's Sonia Luna joined Cheddar to discuss the effect of legalization on the job market and what other states can learn from California. New York lawmakers are still hashing out a bill to potentially legalize marijuana in the state. In the meantime, New York residents have the option visit their neighbors in Canada. Cannabis retail shop, Choom, opened its doors in Ontario, just drive 5 miles from the Rainbow Bridge into Canada. We spoke to Michael Forbes, Chief Operating Officer at Choom about the grand opening. Dan Braunstein, Founder at Grassfed and Tomer Grassiany, Partner at Grassfed spoke to Cheddar about burning through old stereotypes and creating events that bring weed enthusiasts together.
Nov 8, 2018
What's Next for the Pot Industry Post-Sessions & Midterms
Pots stocks gave up some of Wednesday's hefty gains Thursday following the resignation of Jeff Sessions as Attorney General and some midterm marijuana election wins. Debra Borchardt, Co-Founder, CEO, and Editor-In-Chief of Green Market Report joins to discuss what she is watching in the industry.