Episode 69: Hawthorne on Reducing the Complexity of Cultivation



If you’re growing in this industry, or looking to become a cannabis farmer, you’ll appreciate this conversation with Hawthorne’s Director of Technical Services Mike Anderson. Hawthorne is a one-stop solution provider, offering everything from water purification to lighting design, to HVAC, irrigation, fertigation, and more. Cannabis & Tech Today Editor-in-Chief Charles Warner dives into the depths of cannabis cultivation. Can reducing the complexity of a grow lead to higher yields? Could the power company kill your dreams for a high-volume facility? Don’t miss these insights, recorded live at MJBizCon 2021.

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Episode 68: Trojan Horse Cannabis



Join Cannabis & Tech Today Editor-in-Chief Charles Warner as he chops it up with Chris Fontes, CEO of Trojan Horse Cannabis. How can you ship THC through the mail and what’s up with the evolving regulations around Delta-8 and Delta-9? Fontes shares his knowledge on isolated cannabinoids and reveals how he works with the USPS to ensure products reach their intended destination. What are the right questions to ask about Delta-8 products? What can hemp regulations teach the cannabis sector? Discover the answer to all these questions and more in this enlightening discussion.

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Episode 67: Feel State Incorporated CEO David Melnick



In this episode of Cannabis Tech Talks, Cannabis & Tech Today Managing Editor Patricia Miller sits down with Feel State Incorporated CEO David Melnick. Launched in 2019, Feel State is a startup working to create a nationwide franchise model for dispensaries. Feel State works with franchisees to procure a license and provide operational support and branding recommendations. Melnick shares how Feel State’s franchise model could open doors for entrepreneurs looking to enter the cannabis industry.

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Episode 66: Mom-and-Pop Shop Takes the Title of America’s Best Dispensary Logo



In this episode of Cannabis Tech Talks, join Editor-in-Chief Charles Warner at MJBizCon 2021 as he speaks with Dan and Jackie Rosek. The Roseks are the owners of Glazed and Confused, a Michigan-based dispensary that took home the title of America’s best dispensary logo, as awarded by David Wallach in the fall issue of Cannabis & Tech Today. The Roseks share their long journey to launching a dispensary — from medical tribulations to real estate hurdles, and the very real struggles of having asthma while trying to open a retail store during a pandemic. If you’re looking for an inspiring, uplifting story of a mom-and-pop dispensary finding its place in a new market, tune in to this MJBizCon special episode.

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Episode 65: Ricky Williams: The Heisman Healer



In this special episode of Cannabis Tech Talks, Former NFL player and Heisman trophy winner Ricky Williams shares his journey with medicinal cannabis. Pulled from the Emerge archives, this moving keynote speech explores Williams’ battle with anxiety and pain brought on from years of intense athletic performance. Discover how he’s using Ayurvedic and traditional Chinese medicine as companions to cannabis in his wellness regiment. Tune in to find out what’s next in Williams’ transformational journey.

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Episode 64: MJ Unpacked CEO George Jage



In this episode of Cannabis Tech Talks, Managing Editor Patricia Miller sits down with George Jage, co-founder and CEO of MJ Unpacked. MJ Unpacked is a unique trade event designed to connect retailers and brands with investors, taking place October 21-22 in Las Vegas. In this discussion, Jage explores the future of trade shows, how brands should measure their event ROI, and offers tips for taking a brand to the national level.

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Episode 63: Jason Gann



Jason Gann is the creator and star of the cult comedy series Wilfred. He is also the CEO of the Wilfred Cannabis and Wilfred CBD & Hemp brands. In this episode of Cannabis Tech Talks, Cannabis & Tech Today Editor-in-Chief Charles Warner and Managing Editor Patricia Miller explore Gann’s inspiration for launching his cannabis brands. The trio discuss branding, ancient aliens, and the surprising similarities between cannabis and canines.

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Episode 62: Chris Day



In this episode of Cannabis Tech Talks, Editor-in-Chief Charles Warner speaks with Chris Day, co-founder of the Global Cannabis Network and Project Evolve. Day explores the evolution of the global cannabis marketplace and discusses the future for the cannabis event space. How has the pandemic shaped live events and the development of a more robust virtual-event atmosphere? How is technology playing a larger role in developing business relationships? Find the answers to these questions and more from two industry innovators in this episode of Cannabis Tech Talks.

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Episode 61: Montel Williams



There are few people in the cannabis industry who are as knowledgeable and outspoken about cannabis as Montel Williams. The veteran, TV host, and cannabis advocate shares his thoughts on the state of the industry, the impacts of COVID-19, and what’s next for the evolving cannabis space. Williams joins Cannabis & Tech Today Editor-in-Chief Charles Warner to explore the demand for education, leadership, and informed legislation in this special episode.

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Episode 60: Drinking Your High with CEO of Lively Spirits Matt Cohen



When will we see the beer of the cannabis world? There are so many companies doing innovative work, surely one of them can come up with a product that sets in quickly, wears off predictably, and provides a party-like buzz. CEO of Lively Spirits Matt Cohen says that’s exactly what they’ve created. His newest product, purejuana, is set to disrupt the alcohol industry by offering customers a cannabis “alcohol replacement.” How does it work and why hasn’t anyone done it before? What sets it apart from other cannabis-infused beverages? Find all the answers to your questions in this week’s Cannabis Tech Talks.

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