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Tips for Starting up in the Cannabis Industry

Posted by Celia Daly on Jan 31, 2019 11:23:13 AM

A few weeks ago, we held our annual Jumpstart Conference where we brought together industry professionals from different verticals to talk about issues related to starting-up and operating in the space. 

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Topics: startups, startup, accelerator, frontier markets, canopy alumni, cannabis business, cannabis companies, Entrepreneurship

How to simplify investing with a data-driven investor thesis

Posted by Celia Daly on Jan 29, 2019 4:51:29 PM

Key Highlights:

  • Navigating potential cannabis deals is incredibly complex, time-consuming, and expensive

  • Investors with a data-driven deal flow methodology will yield higher returns with less time and money wasted on poor fits

  • Free tool to develop your data-driven investor thesis and streamline finding and evaluating deals.

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

CanopyBoulder Opens Application for 2019 Accelerator Cohort

Posted by N6A on Jan 24, 2019 11:22:54 AM

BOULDER, Colo. – January 24, 2019— CanopyBoulder, a seed-stage investment fund and business accelerator for companies developing ancillary and hemp/CBD products and services for the legal cannabis industry, is pleased to announce the application portal is now open for its 2019 cohort. This year, the company is moving to only one cohort per year, increasing the amount available for investment and adding hemp/CBD consumer products to its portfolio. 

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Topics: startups, accelerator, cannabis business, Entrepreneurship

The World’s First Vapor Tap, Bellō. Elegant Cannabis Consumption for Any Event

Posted by Designed Technology on Jan 22, 2019 12:14:05 PM

Designed Technology created a new market with the world’s first Vapor Tap.

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Topics: vaporizer, Vapor Tap, hardware, Bello, Designed Technology, startups, Consumption Technology, Cannabis consumption, cannabis tech, startup, accelerator, canopy alumni, Entrepreneurship, Company Info

Risk Reduction for Startups

Posted by Celia Daly on Jan 8, 2019 11:05:52 AM

The term “startup” is really a pretty unhelpful one. What does it even mean? What counts as a startup? It’s a hard word because each business differs and things can escalate quickly. But, while all startups are different, there’s one thing they all have in common - a lot of risk.

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Topics: startups, accelerator, cannabis business, Entrepreneurship, Risk

Alumni Spotlight: Best in Grow Harnesses the Power of the Budtender

Posted by Celia Daly on Nov 28, 2018 11:23:01 AM

Listen to our interview with Best in Grow founders, Jake Levin and Andrew Duffy. And, if you’re not so into listening, we’ve outlined it for you so you can get the main points without a long attention span.

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Topics: startups, cannabis tech, startup, canopy alumni, marijuana, cannabis business, cannabis companies, Entrepreneurship, Best in Grow, software, workforce management, alumni spotlight