Mon, 10 May 2021
Despite a global pandemic, cannabis is one of the few industries that has grown throughout 2020 and 2021 — and that’s nothing compared to the gangbuster growth expected through 2025.
Here to tell us more is Chris Walsh, President and CEO of Marijuana Business Daily.
Learn more at https://mjbizdaily.com
[1:05] An inside look at Marijuana Business Daily, the most trusted business news outlet for professionals in the cannabis industry
[1:41] Chris’ background in business journalism and how he came to be CEO of Marijuana Business Daily
[4:04] How cannabis regulations have changed over the last five years and what that could mean for the industry going forward
[7:36] Surprising reasons cannabis managed to survive and adapt during Covid-19
[10:51] Why cannabis retail sales could double to put the industry at a 38 to 45 billion valuation by 2025
[13:23] Aspects of the market Chris believes investors and business owners might be underestimating
[17:14] Surprising new trends that are quietly taking hold in cannabis right now
[23:43] How more legalization for recreational cannabis could diminish the medical cannabis market
[30:24] The last states standing between the US and full cannabis acceptance
[34:59] How job growth in cannabis doubled from 2019 to 2021 despite Covid-19’s economic recession and spiking unemployment rates