LAS VEGAS, NEVADA… December 1, 2015 — Leslie Bocskor, CEO of Electrum Partners, a powerful group of experienced business, finance and regulatory policy advisors serving the legal cannabis industry, was named this year’s “Outstanding Investor Member” by the ArcView Group at its Investor Forum held in Las Vegas, November 2015. Having spent the last twenty years in investment banking and corporate finance and his most recent years creating cannabis business platforms, Leslie has become a vanguard evangelizing the importance of bringing best practices, responsible approaches and values-based commerce to the fastest growing industry in the United States. Mr. Bocskor takes great pride in spending time working with and mentoring entrepreneurs in the cannabis industry and is hailed throughout the industry as a beacon for young companies and investors seeking the best and brightest talent.
“Leslie brings so much valuable insight and generosity to his relationships with entrepreneurs and investors. He has been the mentor to more companies that won the best pitch than anyone else. He was the obvious choice for this award,” said Troy Dayton, CEO of The ArcView Group.
“ArcView is easily the single most influential institution for investing in and developing the business of the legal cannabis industry and I’m honored to be among its honored members and to receive such recognition. I continue to be excited about working with ArcView leadership and to mentor companies that form the underpinnings of evolution and expansion of cannabis business, commented Bocskor.
“Never underestimate the value of the right mentor. Thank you Leslie – you’ve helped transform our presentations from good to great and your continued mentorship is invaluable. I encourage entrepreneurs that have the good fortune to work with Leslie Bocskor to listen to his wise and pointed insights,” said Seibo Shen, CEO of VapeXhale.
ABOUT ELECTRUM PARTNERS
Electrum Partners is a boutique consulting firm specializing in the global legal cannabis industry. The firm provides business services, strategic guidance and introductions, as well as management consulting in operations, financial services, branding and marketing for public and private companies that are looking to maximize shareholder value and shareholder liquidity. (www.electrumpartners.com)