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The DCN contributors are entrepreneurs, executives, CEO’s, leaders, and experts sharing industry insights, business tips and their industry expertise with you.

Abe Cohn

Abe Cohn

THC Legal Group

Abe Cohn manages THC Legal Group, a team of Marijuana Lawyers specializing in legal protection for the cannabis industry. For more information, please visit their website at http://www.THCLegalGroup.com

Bridgett Renee

Bridgett Renee

Kindtyme

Bridget Renee is the SEO, Marketing, and Project Manager for Kindtyme. Kindtyme is a top-shelf digital design for the cannabis industry. www.kindtyme.com

Candy

Candy "Booth Mom" Adams

The Booth Mom

Candy Adams CTSM, CEM, CMP, CMM, a.k.a. "The Booth Mom®", founder of Trade Show Consulting. Candy is a veteran freelance consultant/exhibit project manager for companies who don’t have a full-time exhibit manager. With a passion for cutting industry rookies' learning curve and exhibit costs, she provides one-on-one pre-show coaching and on-site exhibit management training to new exhibitors. [email protected] www.BoothMom.com

Cindy Nevarez

Cindy Nevarez

Organic Marketer

Meet Lucinda (“Cindy”) Nevarez is a professional copywriter directing her time on creating a better world for cannabis companies. She helps companies by getting their customers to take action through persuasive writing. Currently, she’s working on building her digital marketing agency, Organic Marketer, within the natural herbal industry. Learn more on Cindy, visit her LinkedIn.

Colby McKenzie

Colby McKenzie

Eyechronic

Meet Colby McKenzie, he shares with DCN readers his background and expertise in strategic growth. As a c-suite executive at Eyechronic, an in-dispensary television network, he witnesses the dynamic nature of the cannabis industry first hand as he works to ensure that the company is rapidly growing to keep up with demand while also keeping an eye towards the future for potential add-on acquisitions and exit possibilities. To learn more, visit Eyechronic.net.

Courtney Aura Freeman

Courtney Aura Freeman

White Buffalo Cannabis

Meet Courtney Freeman, she shares with DCN readers her expertise in multi-media product marketing. Courtney is well-positioned to provide insightful tips on promoting your business or product. She’s also a fellow entrepreneur in the cannabis industry, currently, she is the CEO of White Buffalo Cannabis! Learn more about Courtney’s business, visit Whitebuffalocannabis.com.

Franco Faraudo

Franco Faraudo

Franco is a writer, investor and real estate professional that specializes in cannabis real estate sales, leasing and financing. He also does content consulting for cannabis and tech companies. Follow him on twitter and medium at @francofaraudo

Hunter Wilson

Hunter Wilson

Growers Network

Meet Hunter Wilson, he comes from our friends at GrowersNetwork.org, he shares his experience and knowledge on what’s happening behind the scenes on the grower side of the cannabis industry. Learn more about Hunter, visit Growersnetwork.org.

Jay Hunter

Jay Hunter

Green Cure Capital

Jay Hunter is the Founder and CEO of Green Cure Capital, Inc. Playing to the strengths of his business skills across multiple industries, including large corporations, medium to small business and commercial real estate. Jay amassed a team of business professionals, including tapping into the knowledge and craftsmanship of over a thousand cannabis industry experts and strategic partners under the Green Cure Capital brand, who vet and identify potential investment opportunities. Jay is a contributor of articles that focus on investment, real estate, structured finance and deal evaluation for the cannabis industry. www.greencurecaptial.com

Joe Khoury

Joe Khoury

iRollie, LLC.

Meet Joe Khoury, he shares with DCN readers his experience in launching, managing, and growing four canna-brands/brands that focused on maximizing digital ROI & scaling of sales on a budget. Joe's passion is growing businesses and helping others hack business growth. Learn more about Joe’s business, visit irollie.co.

Kat & Laurie

Kat & Laurie

Founders

Meet Kat and Laurie, they share with DCN readers their experience and knowledge transitioning from the pharmaceutical and medical device industries into the emerging cannabis industry. Their combined 30-year knowledge and experience provides DCN readers with a look into their journey on helping transform an emerging cannabis industry into a regulated and compliant industry.

Kayla Bass

Kayla Bass

Brojure

Kayla Bass is a marketing and events planning professional who is a passionate writer and all-around creative individual. Her focus and expertise in business ranges from the non-profit sector to startups and she is excited to see how the cannabis industry blooms. Kayla has a vision for the cannabis industry of accessibility and wellness, and believes the industry will be an important tool to fuel economic growth. https://www.linkedin.com/in/kaylabass/

Max Meade

Max Meade

Brown & Brown Insurance

Meet Max Meade, he shares with DCN readers his knowledge on how having the proper insurance coverage can save your business on a rainy day. His passion for advising cannabis business owners is inspired by an experience that happened to a close family friend that enlightened Max to the medicinal benefits of cannabis. Learn more about Max’s experience, visit his LinkedIn.

Sara Gullickson

Sara Gullickson

DispensaryPermits.com

Meet Sara Gullickson, she shares with DCN readers her experiences and knowledge on how local states entering the cannabis industry are making efforts to build out an infrastructure for entrepreneurs seeking to become fully licensed and compliant dispensary owners in their state. To learn more about Sarah’s experience, visit DispensaryPermits.com.

Sarah Sanger

Sarah Sanger

Green Light CFO

Sarah Sanger graduated from Duke University in 2003 with a Bachelors in Economics. She has extensive experience with third-party tools and data sources as well as hands-on analysis to support financial and regulatory risk management objectives. She is an investor-member in Arcview, active in many cannabis trade organizations and is a CA licensed real estate salesperson, alongside running an outsourced CFO service called Green Light CFO. www.greenlightcfo.com