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Cannabis: The New Gold Rush Webinar
November 17, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Experts note that more than one-third of Americans use cannabis or CBD.
Estimates published in the newly released Marijuana Business Factbook show the total economic impact of legal cannabis sales increasing from $38 billion-$46 billion in 2019 and is expected to escalate to $106 billion-$130 billion by 2024 – a 181 percent increase.
Why should you be left out? A free webinar explores growth opportunities and harvest rewards. The virtual event is scheduled for Tuesday, November 17, noon to 1:30 p.m. The complimentary program is sponsored by Rockland Trust, My Pinnacle Network, and South Shore Networking Professionals.
Panelists will include Jim Borghesani of PrimePoint Media, Duxbury, MA, who led the successful ballot issue to legalize cannabis in Massachusetts; Eric Robichaud, CEO of Green Goddess Supply, Hopedale, MA, a leader in “cultivation to consumption” cannabis lifestyle brand offering a line of high-quality products; and Matt Phillips of Metro Annex Interactive, Weymouth, MA, a developer of websites for the cannabis industry. Steve Dubin of PR Works, Plymouth, MA will moderate the discussion.
The cannabis industry has come a long way since Cheech & Chong. Elements of the market include ancillary commercial products, edibles and infused products, cultivation facilities, ancillary consumer products, financial services, industrial equipment, hemp, consulting services, dispensaries, real estate, and media.
Topics will include an overview of the industry’s success, the current regulatory landscape, prognosis for growth and the challenges the industry faces.