News & Articles

Thriving Amidst Covid-19: Royal Supply Case Study

Posted by Patrick Rea on Jul 1, 2020 9:37:28 AM

While much of the news about the cannabis industry seems mixed-to-grim, we at CanopyBoulder are hearing more stories of success than failure.  Many of our portfolio companies are thriving amidst the global pandemic. Below we are highlighting the story of Royal Supply, a packaging supply and solutions company serving the cannabis industry that is setting new sales and growth records.  Royal Supply graduated from the recent Winter 2020 CanopyBoulder Accelerator cohort. 

Read More

Topics: Company Info, Entrepreneurship, cannabis companies, cannabis business, canopy alumni, covid-19 response

How I Raised $14 Million To Grow an HR Product for the Cannabis Industry (and What I Learned Along the Way)

Posted by Nathan Beckord on Dec 5, 2019 9:51:20 AM

Read More

Topics: Entrepreneurship, cannabis business, marijuana, cannabis investing, startup, startups, funding, alumni spotlight

Cannabis Businesses that Make Investors Excited

Posted by CanopyBoulder on Aug 29, 2019 11:31:31 AM

The cannabis industry changes fast and the trends and opportunities that come along with this nascent industry change right along with it. 

Read More

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Investing, cannabis companies, cannabis business, marijuana, cannabis investing, accelerator, startup, frontier markets, startups, investors, funding

Building the Right Team for Your Startup

Posted by Carmen Mabee on May 29, 2019 9:13:27 AM

Building a strong, cohesive team and cultivating the right company culture is crucial for the success of your startup and its future. But what does this mean, and what does this look like in action?

Read More

Topics: Entrepreneurship, startup, teams

CanopyBoulder™ Invests In Twelve Cannabis Startups, Announces New Accelerator Class

Posted by Celia Daly on May 7, 2019 10:00:00 AM

Marijuana business accelerator announces first deployment of oversubscribed $4M fund.

Read More

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Investing, cannabis companies, cannabis business, cannabis investing, accelerator, startup, startups, investors, funding

Preparing for Exit as an Entrepreneur

Posted by Celia Daly on Apr 25, 2019 4:01:56 PM

When taking on venture capital, your job as an entrepreneur is to build a company that can return that capital (and then some) to investors. Sure, there are a lot of other responsibilities that come with building a startup, but this is a big one. And it shouldn’t be taken lightly. But, how does an entrepreneur go about that?

Read More

Topics: Entrepreneurship, cannabis business, startup, startups, Acquisition, Exits