“Smart Money” Bootcamp For Cannabis Biz Is August 16th In Seattle

WASHINGTON: Responsible financial management is of critical importance to cash-constrained cannabis entrepreneurs.  Leading cannabis attorneys Aaron Pelley and Anne van Leynseele of NWMJ Law will host “Smart Money” the latest MJBA Seattle Business Bootcamp on Tuesday, August 16th at their new offices at the historic Maynard Building in Pioneer Square, 119 1st Avenue S, Suite 420, Seattle, WA 98104.  Anne and Aaron will lead the audience of legal cannabis business owners and industry participants through an open discussion with stories from the frontline about partnerships, investors, the essentials of business planning, and proactive ways to avoid conflicts.

Eric Camm of Turning Point will present on cannabis business valuations. He will share a critical component to define what partner, investor, and buy-sell deals are worth.

This event, the fourth in a series of bi-monthly MBA Business Bootcamps that NWMJ Law has produced, will cover a wide range of situations that arise in these areas including:

·  Why you must have an Operating Agreement or Shareholder Agreement

·  How can you benefit from an investor and stay safe

·  Ensuring the best partnership relationship

·  Make your business plan work for you

·  What is it all worth, valuations in a new market

·  Avoiding risks and conflict

Do not miss these seasoned cannabis attorneys as they share real world situations and offer their sound advice on how to avoid troubles and tips on solving problems before they cause damage to your company.

nwmjlawnewlogoThe event takes place Tuesday, August 16, 2016, 6:00 to 8:30 PM at the NWMJ Law, PLLC offices in the historic Maynard Building in Pioneer Square: 119 1st Avenue S, Suite 420, Seattle, WA 98104.

 

MJBA Portland Hosts “Game On: The Business of Sports and Cannabis” Panel 3/2/16

OREGON: At last month’s Cannabis Collaborative Conference in Portland, NBA All-Star Cliff Robinson announced the creation of his cannabis brand, “Uncle Spliffy.”  The announcement garnered a tremendous among of media attention, and served to highlight the many intersections between sports and cannabis.

On Wednesday, March 2nd, 6-8:30PM at On Deck Sports Bar in Portland, Oregon, the Marijuana Business Association (MJBA) will host a panel discussion, “Game On: The Business of Sports and Cannabis.”  Sponsored by CannaGuard Security,  the professional education event will explore the many business opportunities that are manifesting around the intersection of sports and cannabis, including celebrity endorsements; cannabis as a performance enhancement; cannabis as part of a natural, healthy lifestyle; and medical marijuana as sports medicine.

NBA All-Star Cliff Robinson will kick off “Game On: The Business of Sports and Cannabis”  by debuting his “Uncle Spliffy” cannabis brand. Then MJBA Founder David Rheins will moderate a VIP Panel discussion featuring Uncle Spliffy’s Linda MillerMatt Enos, Fore Twenty Golf, Marc Belsher, Silverback Advisory Group; and College football coach turned cannabis technologist Brian Yauger, Front Runner as we discuss exciting business opportunities that are manifesting at the intersection of sports and cannabis.

MJBA Professional Education Seminars are well known for bringing together top players in from the cannabis industry, for the sharing of reliable, actionable business intelligence.