01
OCT
2014

Medical marijuana business seminar coming to South Florida – From Miami Herald

Article from the Miami Herald.  -Click here- for full article. In 2004, South Florida native Ata Gonzalez watched his father, Santiago, die at the age of 58 after a battle with lung cancer. Following his father’s death, he began learning about cannabis and its health benefits....
18
SEP
2014

Medical Marijuana Laws May Reduce Painkiller Overdoses

Medical Marijuana Laws May Reduce Painkiller Overdoses States that have legalized marijuana for managing chronic pain have significantly fewer deaths from prescription painkiller overdoses each year, according to a new study published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine....
04
AUG
2014

Cannabis Company Leafly Bought A Full Page Ad in the New York Times for $200,000

Newspapers are having a tough time wooing advertisers these days, but there could be a new category of marketer emerging in the marijuana industry. Leafly, a website and mobile app that lets users research strains of cannabis and dispensaries, ran a full-page in the New York...
18
JUL
2014

Entrepreneurs prepare for Medical Marijuana Industry in Florida

The medical marijuana industrial-complex is in full swing in Florida. With the question of legalizing medical marijuana heading to voters on the November 4 ballot, entrepreneurs are popping up in an effort to get in on the ground floor of the movement. Many medical marijuana...
18
JUL
2014

GrowBLOX Sciences enters the Florida medical marijuana market

Medical marijuana research and development company GrowBLOX Sciences Inc. has entered the Florida medical marijuana market through a new subsidiary called GB Sciences Florida LLC. GrowBLOX has proprietary indoor growing chambers specifically designed for medical cannabis...
12
JUL
2014

Medical marijuana could become Florida’s next big industry

BOCA RATON, FL (WFLX) ; Depending on what voters decide in November, Florida could become the 23rd state to make medical marijuana legal. But what would that cost – or earn for – the state? Some believe the passage of Amendment 2 would create a new kind of economy....
09
JUL
2014

Medical marijuana entrepreneurs hope to influence Florida regulators (Local 10)

Florida regulators meet in Tallahassee to discuss rules for medical marijuana
09
JUL
2014

Florida Senate Approves “Charlotte’s Web” Medical Marijuana Bill (CBS 4)

Gov. Rick Scott signed a bill that will legalize the use of low-THC marijuana to treat epilepsy and cancer patients.  A limited form of medical marijuana known as “Charlotte’s Web”.
09
JUL
2014

Florida entrepreneurs prepare for medical marijuana businesses (Sun Sentinel)

Thrity-one businesses in Broward and Palm Beach counties have registered with the state as medical marijuana-related businesses.
09
JUL
2014

Legal medicinal marijuana sales are estimated at $1.5 billion today, could quadruple by 2018 (USA Today)

As marijuana goes legit, investors rush in.  Pot entrepreneurs have high expectations for a future market in legalized marijuana.