Advocate Aimed at Changing The Perception of The Cannabis Industry

Today on NCIA we speak to Kayvan Khalatbari about his decision to run for public office again. Kayvan is an Iranian-American entrepreneur, advocate, and 2019 mayoral candidate in Denver, Colorado....

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Benefits and What’s Going on at NCIA in The Membership Department

Today on NCIA’s Cannabis Industry Voice our host Bethany Moore is joined by Jeremy DePasquale, membership manager for the National Cannabis Industry Association. Jeremy has extensive experience in non-profit membership...

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Efficient Processes Exceeds Client Expectations

Today on NCIA Cannabis Industry Voice Bethany Moore speaks with Carolyn Gerin and Lilli Keinaenen the co-founders of Cannawise. Carolyn is a multi-hyphenate: a concept creator + brand builder from...

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Cannabis Industry Pioneer and Marketing Expert Olivia Mannix

Cannabis Industry Pioneer Olivia Mannix Today on NCIA’s Cannabis Industry Voice Bethany Moore is joined by cannabis industry pioneer and marketing expert Olivia Mannix. Olivia is the founder and operator of...

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Cannabis Commerce in Colorado

Cannabis Commerce in Colorado with Mark Slaugh Today on NCIA’s Cannabis Industry Voice Bethany Moore is joined by Mark Slaugh. Mark is an established leader in one of the fastest growing...

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The Responsible Cannabis Vendor Program

NCIA’s Bethany Moore is joined by Maureen McNamara, founder of Cannabis Trainers and long-time NCIA member. She has led hundreds of workshops and coaches business professionals and entrepreneurs to create...

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The Difference Between a Venture Capital Firm Versus a Typical Lender

Today on NCIA’s Cannabis Industry Voice we are joined by Scott Jordan from Dynamic Alternative Finance. Scott Jordan has been involved in financing specifically in the cannabis industry since 2009....

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Cannabis-Inspired ‎Jewelry by GENIFER M

On today’s episode of NCIA Cannabis Industry Voice we are joined by cannabis pioneer and entrepreneur Genifer Murray to talk about her new venture designing GENIFER M cannabis-inspired jewelry. Her luxury cannabis jewelry line...

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The Top “Must Do” Preventative Security Measures That Any Cannabis Company Can Do

NCIA’s Bethany Moore is joined by Terry Blevins from NCIA Member company Armaplex based in California. Terry is a former law enforcement officer and also worked for Apple corporate security....

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Mountain Medicine And Mayflower Medicinals

Today  on NCIA we are joined by Jaime Lewis from Mountain Medicine and Mayflower Medicinals. Jaime  has over a decade of experience leading medical marijuana dispensary operations and managing the...

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From Humboldt to DC: Farmers Who Recognize The Soil Building, Good Genetics, and Organic Principles

NCIA’s Michelle Rutter and Michael Correia are joined by Sunshine Johnston, founder of Sunboldt Grown, which serves the Humboldt community by creating healthy plants, healthy people and healthy land, and...

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Cannabis Attorneys In Coordination and Compliance With The Law

NCIA’s Bethany Moore speaks with Portland, Oregon based cannabis attorney Leland Berger with the Oregon CannaBusiness Compliance Counsel, LLC. Leland discussed his involvement with the National Cannabis Bar Association, plus the case...

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Bridging The Gap Between Academia And The Cannabis Marketplace

NCIA’s Bethany Moore welcomes Colin Bell from NCIA member company Growcentia, which was founded by a group of soil microbiologists from Colorado State University. Bethany and Colin talk about bridging...

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Cannabis Academic Funding and Research in Pueblo County, Colorado

NCIA’s Bethany Moore welcomes  Commissioner for Pueblo County inColorado Sal Pace. Pace talks about academic funding and research efforts in Pueblo County which have included $420K in cannabis-funded scholarships to over...

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Social Responsibility in the Cannabis Industry

NCIA’s Bethany Moore discusses social responsibility in the Cannabis industry with Kayvan Khalatbari, the co-founder of Denver Relief Consulting, an international cannabis consultancy. They discuss community involvement and giving back, plus...

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LEAP Becomes Law Enforcement Action Partnership

Michelle Rutter and Michael Correia speak with Howard Woolridge & Neill Franklin of LEAP (now called Law Enforcement Action Partnership). We learn about the evolving (due to changing times)the group’s...

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Social Use Campaigns and Cannabis Regulations

NCIA’s Bethany Moore  is joined by Emmett Reistroffer, Policy Consultant for Denver Relief Consulting.  Emmett gives advice he has for others who want to launch a social use campaign in their region. He...

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NCIA Live Keynote – Vicente Fox, former President of Mexico to Keynote

Gain Access To NCIA’s Cannabis Business Summit & Expo Keynote Speech with President Vicente Fox Tuesday, June 13th 10:00am – 11:15am Pacific A longtime public advocate for cannabis legalization in...

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Cannabis Industry Advancements and Disruptions

Discussing highlights in cannabis industry disruption as NCIA’s Bethany Moore welcomes Ean Seeb of Manna Molecular Science. Ean is also a co-founder of Denver Relief Consulting, cultivating quality cannabis operations...

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2017 NCIA Cannabis Business Summit Preview

NCIA’s Bethany Moore previews the upcoming 2017 NCIA Cannabis Business Summit with the help of the ‎Director of Events & Education at the National Cannabis Industry Association, Brooke Gilbert. The NCIA...

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Unique Challenges to Recruiting in The Cannabis Industry

Bethany is joined by Kara Bradford and David Muret, the co-founders of Viridian Staffing. They created Viridian Staffing to help ensure the success of exemplary companies in the cannabis industry. Kara...

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Total Rewards Strategy To Cannabusiness

NCIA’s Bethany Moore talks about human resource concerns in the cannabis industry with employment and HR expert Carole Richter. She also lays out how to provide a “Total Rewards Strategy” to your workers.  We learn...

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Cannabis Sustainability and The Cannabis Conservancy

NCIA’s Bethany Moore talks about cannabis sustainability with Jacob Policzer, the ‎President at The Cannabis Conservancy, a group dedicated to environmental, economic, and social sustainability within the cannabis industry. The Cannabis Conservancy is a standards...

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Adult-use Cannabis Legalization and the Political Deflection

Jay and Diana Czarkowski of CannaAdvisors speaks to NCIA’s Bethany Moore about the ongoing political struggle for adult-use cannabis legalization in new adult-use marijuana states. They talk about how the...

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Outreach to Medical Professionals: Opening Eyes to Cannabis

Donna Shields from the Holistic Cannabis Network speaks with NCIA’s Bethany Moore about the outreach to medical professionals that is opening their eyes to cannabis treatment for their patients. Doctors...

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Comprehensive Cannabis Related Content

Amanda Ostrowitz is the co-founder of CannaRegs, a database that gathers cannabis related content from state, county, municipal, and federal, law and regulatory sources to compile a comprehensive resource for attorneys, compliance...

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Work and Well Being in the Cannabis Industry

“NCIA’s Bethany Moore talks to Kevin M. Walters, MS and Gwenith G. Fisher, PhD from Colorado State University to discuss the finding from a project entitled: Work and Well Being in the...

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Pioneer Nuggets Profiled

Fitz Couhig is the founder and CEO of Pioneer Nuggets, a tier-2 producer and processor of cannabis. Bethany Moore talks to Fitz about his passion for cannabis, and his environmental...

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Cannabis Retail Strategy and Branding from Native Roots Colorado

We learn how Native Roots Colorado is leading the way in cannabis retail strategy and branding which NCIA recently recognized by awarding them a CannaTech Award. Bethany Moore welcomes to NCIA’s...

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NCIA Policy Council Director Steve Fox

Today on the Cannabis Industry Voice podcast, NCIA’s Deputy Director Taylor West teams up with Executive Director Aaron Smith to talk with Steve Fox, NCIA Policy Council Director and Counsel...

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Moving the Cannabis Industry in Israel Forward

Saul Kaye, founder and CEO for iCAN Israel-Cannabis joins NCIA’s Bethany Moore to discuss the state of cannabis in the State of Israel. Saul is a licensed pharmacist born in...

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Commercial Data in The Cannabis Industry

This week on Cannabis Industry Voice podcast, NCIA’s Communications and Projects Manager Bethany Moore chats with the Co-Founders, Roy Bingham (CEO) and Liz Stahura (VP) of BDS Analytics.    BDS...

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NCIA CannaTech ​Award Winner Paradigm Supercritical Innovations

​NCIA’s ​Bethany Moore speaks with Matthias Crandall from Paradigm Supercritical Innovations. Paradigm was awarded for Best Technology in Infused Products and Extractions at the NCIA’s CannaTech ​Awards held at last...

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Cannabis Policy in D.C. with Guests David Grosso and Jason Klein

Michelle Rutter and Michael Correia welcome Washington, D.C. City Councilman David Grosso and D.C.-based Cannabis Law and Commercial Litigation Attorney Jason Klein. They talk about how Washington, D.C., has proven to...

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Cannabis Advertising Regulations and Your Ad Spending Budget

Today on the Cannabis Industry Voice podcast, NCIA’s Bethany Moore talks with Andre Leonard about LeafBuyer.com and his role as Marketing Manager. Leafbuyer is a online platform that finds the...

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Ali Greenstone of Mary’s Medicinals

NCIA’s Bethany Moore is joined by Ali Greenstone of Mary’s Medicinals. We talk about their amazing transdermal patch that you put on your skin to absorb cannabinoids. Also, the need...

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How LED Technology Can Lead the Way Towards a Sustainable Future

Christie Lunsford, the Chief Operating Officer of ProMax Grow sits down with NCIA Communications & Projects Manager Bethany Moore to talk about her passion for cannabis education and how ProMax...

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Marijuana Public Policy with John Hudak

John Hudak. author of the book Marijuana: A Short History talks with Michelle Rutter and Micheal Correia about marijuana public policy. John Hudak. author of the book Marijuana: A Short...

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Massachusetts Marijuana Regulation, Taxation and Implementation

Massachusetts Marijuana regulation, taxation and implementation discussed as Bethany Moore speaks to two of the drafters of the measure, Kris Krane and Shaleen Title.   Kris Krane is a former NORML staffer and...

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Maine Marijuana Legalization with Glenn Peterson

Maine Marijuana Legalization discussed as Bethany Moore welcomes Canuvo founder Glenn Peterson. Glenn’s mission is to provide patients with choices in the area of medicinal grade cannabis. They discuss the passage by Maine...

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California Cannabis Legalization and Industry Impact

California Cannabis Legalization and Industry Impact as ‎Bethany Moore speaks with Nate Bradley, the Executive Director at California Cannabis Industry Association, NCIA’s only California affiliate. Bradley is responsible for public policy...

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Victories of Cannabis Legalization in 2016

Taylor West and Aaron Smith reflect back on the victories of Cannabis Legalization in 2016, as well as successful verdicts in a number of high profile cannabis-related court cases. Voters...

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Florida Medical Marijuana Initiative Passes. What’s Next?

What’s next following the passage Florida Medical Marijuana Initiative and its implementation?  Ben Pollara, campaign manager for the United for Care Florida Medical Marijuana Initiative fills us in.     One of the...

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Oregon Congressman and Marijuana Advocate Earl Blumenauer

NCIA Government Relations Coordinator Michelle Rutter and  Director of Government Relations Michael Correia speak with Oregon Congressman and Marijuana Advocate Earl Blumenauer. Blumenauer is the Unites States Representative for Oregon’s 3rd congressional...

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Addressing the Cannabis Industry Banking Crisis

Addressing the Cannabis Industry Banking Crisis as Bethany Moore speaks with Lance Ott, the Founder and CEO of Guardian Data Systems, and Board member of NCIA. Lance Ott, a cancer survivor...

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Cultivation Technologies Specialist Lydia Abernethy

Bethany Moore interviews cultivation technologies specialist Lydia Abernethy, who represents NCIA member urban-gro that will be featured at the NCIA Seed to Sale Show in Denver. Abernethy talks about cannabis...

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2016 Post-Election Analysis : Cannabis Industry Grows in 9 More States

NCIA Executive Director Aaron Smith and NCIA Deputy Director Taylor West offer their 2016 post-election analysis following expansion of recreational and medical marijuana across 9 US States. They discuss the...

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