• February 1, 2017

    The Hill: Marijuana lobby goes mainstream

    On Tuesday, the National Cannabis Industry Association kicked off a two-day Seed to Sale trade show in Denver, focusing on business practices for producers and retailers. The group’s first trade show several years ago attracted 800 participants; this year, they expect 2,000 vendors — and 4,000 to 5,000 at the annual Cannabis Business Summit and Expo, said Taylor West, the group’s deputy director. In November, 10,000 people showed up to another trade show in Las Vegas.

    “This industry is not slowing down,” West said.

    Read more: http://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/317175-marijuana-lobby-goes-mainstream