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More veterans parlaying their military skills into cannabis careers

Published: Nov 10, 2017, 10:00 am • Updated: Nov 10, 2017, 10:09 am By Bruce Kennedy, The Cannabist Staff Chad Drew considers himself a veteran of not only the Air Force but also the cannabis industry. The 41-year-old is sales

MJ Freeway software firm fights cyberattacks, outages, missed deadlines and negative press

Published: Nov 2, 2017, 2:41 pm • Updated: Nov 2, 2017, 3:40 pm By Bruce Kennedy, The Cannabist Staff It’s been a brutal year for Denver-based MJ Freeway, the pioneering firm that creates “seed-to-sale” tracking and business software for the

Natural disasters spotlight lack of insurance options for cannabis industry

Published: Oct 23, 2017, 4:11 pm • Updated: Oct 23, 2017, 5:08 pm By Bruce Kennedy, The Cannabist Staff The devastation recent natural disasters inflicted on legal cannabis businesses is bringing into sharp relief the lack of comprehensive insurance coverage

Cannabist Show: She’s a medical marijuana refugee who started her own weed PR firm

Published: Sep 15, 2017, 12:08 pm • Updated: Sep 16, 2017, 10:14 am Cannabist Staff Featured guest: Emalee Hyde, CEO of cannabis public-relations firm Sinsemilla and the City. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  What it’s like being a medical marijuana