CannaBiz: Is the Cannabis Industry About to Go Corporate?

July 9, 2019
Whether you're interested in a career in the cannabis industry, looking to invest, perhaps grow your own weed or even just make a purchase, Green Flower Media has you covered. Max Simon, CEO of Green Flower Media, joined Cheddar to discuss securing $20 million in series A funding. Bruce Linton, the former founder and co-CEO of Canopy Growth, was recently fired by his board. Some have placed the blame for his firing on Constellation Brands, which took a 38% stake in Canopy in November of 2018. Linton joined Cheddar to discuss the future of the cannabis industry and whether more companies run the risk of being taken over by large corporations. Five medical marijuana facilities are set to open in Virginia by the end of the year but medical marijuana still isn't legal in the state. If you're confused, you're not alone. Jenn Michelle Pedini, Executive Director at Virginia NORML joined Cheddar to straighten things out.