NEW YORK: The Marijuana Show, Amazon’s TV Series, dubbed the “Shark Tank” of cannabis, has partnered with the Cannabis World Congress & Business Expositions (CWCB Expo). Aspiring cannabusiness’ have an opportunity to pitch their ideas to the show’s producers on stage, “Shark Tank” style this Thursday and Friday at the Javits Center. Hopeful Ganjapreneurs will vie for a chance to be on The Marijuana Show’s third season, to garner top-notch industry mentors and potentially receive a piece of the $20 million available for investment. The TV series has previously funded numerous cannabusiness’ offering out $18 million across seasons 1&2. The show currently reaches millions through Amazon Prime.
“We are very excited to partner with the CWCB Expo in order to find the next potential marijuana millionaires. Their event brings together highly motivated cannabusiness’ and that’s exactly who we are searching for,” said The Marijuana Show’s Producer and Director, Wendy Robbins. Attendees may also be able to pitch the producers more informally at booth 445.
Taking place under one roof in the financial and media capital of the world, the Cannabis World Congress and Business Expo brings together suppliers, new businesses, entrepreneurs, investors, medical professionals, dispensary owners, retailers and professional service providers. With more than 70 sessions and over 100 expert speakers covering everything from seed to sale including cultivation, processing/extraction, sales, the event is packed with potential.
“With a projected revenue of $30 Billion by 2021 (Forbes), we are proud to assist Ganjapreneurs. The market is on fire and investors are eager to find the next ‘Apple‘ of weed. We are grateful to have the first-to-market Cannabis business incubator and accelerator Television show that partners with our contestants to take their ideas from seed to sale. Plus, leveraging our hit television show and our streaming education program, ‘Bud Camp‘ featuring experts in Law, marketing, compliance, branding, investment and more, we provide all the tools any entrepreneur or investor would need to make an informed and educated decision,” states Karen Paull.