Business & Management

Petalfast Inc. Appoints Jennifer Dooley to Board of Directors

Petalfast Inc., a full spectrum sales and marketing agency for cannabis brands, has appointed Jennifer Dooley to its Board of Directors. With over a decade of experience building and positioning people-first brands in both the... more »

Report: Cannabis Workers Unionizing Leads to Higher Quality Jobs

A new report released by the Economic Policy Institute (EPI) found that unionization was key to ensuring new jobs created in the fast-growing cannabis industry were safer, better paying, and more likely to provide benefits... more »

Green Flower Introduces Cannabis Credential Program

Industry education leader Green Flower has established the GF Institute (GFI) to promote professionalism, consistency, and equity in the fast-growing cannabis space. Parallel, a U.S. cannabis MSO, is joining GFI as a founding member of... more »

Burns & Levinson Hosts Fifth Annual State of the Cannabis Industry Conference

Burns & Levinson will host its fifth annual "State of the Cannabis Industry" conference, which will focus on critical issues in the multi-billion dollar cannabis industry, on September 28, 2021, from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30... more »

National Cannabis Risk Prevention Services Launches as New Entity

National Cannabis Risk Prevention Services (NCRPS) has launched as a new and separate entity whose purpose is to expand and increase the sustainability of the cannabis industry by providing proven risk management products and services... more »

Vibe Growth to Further Expand California Cultivation Operations

Vibe Growth Corporation, a vertically integrated multi-state cannabis enterprise, has entered into a purchase agreement for the acquisition of a 10-acre parcel of land in Monterey County, California for 254,000+/- square feet of potential greenhouse... more »

Harborside Appoints New CEO, COO

Harborside Inc., a California-focused, vertically integrated cannabis enterprise, announced that Peter Bilodeau has been asked to step down from his role as interim chief executive officer (CEO) effective immediately. Matt Hawkins, chairman, will assume the... more »

American Council of Cannabis Medicine Forms Advisory Council

The American Council of Cannabis Medicine (ACCM) has formed the ACCM Industry Leadership Advisory Council to provide the necessary resources and guidance to advance a comprehensive medical cannabis package that allows professionalization, clinical research and... more »

GPN recognizes 40 industry professionals under the age of 40 who are helping to determine the future of the horticulture industry. These individuals are today’s movers and shakers who are already setting the pace for tomorrow.