The 4:19 with Alfredo Arias, Principal, Flash Fog Secruity
Flash Fog Security lives by its motto: We use fog to blind thieves. Already in use through the US and Canada - their security system works alongside previously installed security to thwart 'smash and grab' thefts. Specifically, they find their biggest success for retail shops with high value, easily re-sellable products - like guns, jewelry and cannabis. We connected with Alfredo Arias on the cusp of the first 25 legal cannabis retails shops opening in Ontario.
The 4:19 with Ali Mohamad, President & CEO, Lyte Clinics
Lyte Clinics is a completely online (on mobile) medical clinic that authorizes patients to receive medical cannabis through the medical cannabis program in Canada. They are completely free for patients and have relationships with a large number of Canadian LPs to ensure that patients have choices in order to find the right medicine for them.
The 4:19 with Dr. Oori Weisshaus, NRGene
Plant geneticist Dr. Oori Weisshaus joined The 4:19 to talk about the work NRGene does in the cannabis space.
The 4:19 with Steve Steck, Founder, Heroic Vice
Steve Steck is the founder and brain behind Heroic Vice. Heroic Vice is a strategic consultancy that helps controversial businesses profit more by injecting social purpose into their brands and, where advantageous, their organizations. Heroic Vice’s aims to “turn a little indulgence into a lot of good…”
The 4:19 with Dr. Deron Caplan, Director, Plant Science, The Flowr Corporation
Dr. Deron Caplan has a PhD in cannabis cultivation and serves as the Director, Plant Science at The Flowr Corporation - a licensed producer based in Kelowna, BC. Dr. Caplan joined Business of Cannabis to talk about his background, his approach and the unique role he has a horticulturist in the emerging cannabis sector.
The 4:19 with Jason Tarasek, Minnesota Political Director, Marijuana Policy Project
Jason Tarasek is the Minnesota Political Director/Marijuana Policy Project, the co-founder of Minnesota Cannabis Law and the co-founder of Minnesotans for Responsible Marijuana Regulation. He is at the heart of what is happening in Minnesota as that state continues to push for expanded access to medical cannabis as well as a regulated adult use cannabis policy.
The 4:19 with Unity Marguerite Whittaker, Co-Founder & Creative Director, BLYSSCLOUD
Unity Marguerite Whittaker is the co-founder and creative director for BLYSSCLOUD as well as co-hosting the Cobb + Unity podcast. She has been a vital resource in sharing cannabis knowledge and know-how through her channels. We caught up to talk about her work, what 2019 looks like and her experience using a dab rig for the first time on her own.
BofC // The 4:19 with Matt Maurer, Vice Chair, Cannabis Law Group and Partner, Torkin Manes LLP
Matt Maurer, Vice Chair, Cannabis Law Group and Partner, Torkin Manes LLP joined BofC to discuss the upcoming Ontario cannabis retail lottery.