This booklet is intended as a short introduction to some of the most important issues and aspects of the legalized cannabis industry in the United States. Inside, you will nd a short update about current topics and issues of importance to operators, investors, legislators, and researchers alike.
New Frontier Data utilizes big data to better inform the industry by providing vet- ted, comprehensive, and ultimately more reliable data through in-depth analysis to improve research and analysis. The results are instrumental in risk reduction, cost reduction, and greater operational e ciency for any industry, and therefore crucial for stakeholders in companies of any size or scope.
Women Grow was founded as a for-pro t entity with intentions to connect, educate, inspire and empower the next generation of cannabis industry leaders by creating programs, community and events for aspiring and current business exec- utives. Its mission is to serve as a catalyst for women to in uence and succeed in the cannabis industry as the ending of marijuana prohibition proceeds on a national scale.
The two women-led and -founded companies have shared a key core value since their inceptions, one that has contributed to their mutual, success growth: namely, respect for diversity in decision making. Diversity is not only a component of social responsibility, but ultimately also makes for better business throughout a diverse and ever-changing marketplace, regardless of the industry.
*Published in March 2018