Discover tips and tactics for cannabusiness profitability, banking, payment processing, taxes, cash management, and attracting and managing investors. Plus, exclusive networking with 100+ cannabusiness entrepreneurs!
Attend Marijuana Business Daily’s full-day show delving into one of the most pressing concerns for the cannabis industry today – financial management. Top experts will help explain:
- Cash management tactics – for all-cash businesses
- Alternate payment methods for companies that can’t accept credit cards directly
(including all dispensaries)
- The banking dilemma and potential solutions
- How to handle the IRS and stay compliant with 280E
- Profitability benchmarks and non-profit considerations
- Attracting and handling major investors
Note: This event is a serious business seminar for entrepreneurs and investors — not for patients or consumers. Each session includes Q&A time so you can get your most pressing concerns addressed.
9:30-10:00am: registration check in
10:00-12:30 Morning Sessions
- Keynote: Cannabusiness Profitability Benchmarks & Opportunities
- The Banking Dilemma
- Payment Processing Alternatives
- Cash Management for All-Cash Businesses
12:30-1:30: Networking Lunch
1:30-5:00 Afternoon Sessions
- The A/R Dilemma: Selling to Dispensaries & Cultivators
- Tax Management in a 280e World
- Loans: Borrowing Money from the Public & Private Sector
- Attracting New Investors
- Investor Management
- Closing Remarks: A Look at National & Public Companies
Networking Cocktail Party
After the formal presentations end, the informal conversations continue! The Cannabusiness Money Show includes a cocktail party from 5-6:30pm in the same location immediately after sessions are over. Your ticket includes free drinks, hearty appetizers and great networking with cannabusiness professionals.
Attendees at our past shows said they found the networking to be as valuable as the materials presented in the sessions!
Please note: Tickets will NOT be available at the door. You must order here online or call Customer Service at (401) 354-7555 x1. Seats are limited to maximize each attendee’s opportunity to ask questions and connect with peers. We tend to sell out early, so please order now to avoid disappointment.
Boston (limit 300 seats)
Wednesday April 2, 2014
9:30am – 6:30pm
Location: Hilton Boston Back Bay Hotel
40 Dalton St, Boston, MA 02115
Chicago (limit 100 seats)
Friday April 4, 2014
9:30am – 6:30pm
Location: Congress Plaza Hotel
520 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
San Francisco (limit 130 seats)
Monday April 7, 2014
9:30am – 6:30pm
Location: SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94105
Chris Walsh, Editor, Marijuana Business Daily
Chris Walsh leads the team covering financial and legal news of interest to cannabis dispensaries, investors, lawyers, and related vendors. Profiled in Dow Jones Newswires as a top business journalist in the cannabis industry, Walsh is frequently quoted in the media including MarketWatch, Forbes and The Wall Street Journal. Walsh keynoted the National Marijuana Business Conference 2013 and headed the research team for the Marijuana Business Factbook 2014. He has more than a decade of professional experience as a business reporter and editor. He earned his MBA from Regis University in Denver.
Cassandra Farrington, Publisher, CannaBusiness Media
Cassandra Farrington has headed CannaBusiness Media since its launch in 2011. She has been featured in The Boston Globe, and has appeared at industry events including ‘Marijuana Business Daily’s East Coast Investor & Entrepreneur Seminar’ and the ‘Seizing the Recreational Marijuana Business Opportunity’ workshop in November 2013. Farrington has an MBA from the University of Texas McCombs School of Business. Previously she was a vice president at Citigroup.
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Event sponsorships are tax deductible as a business expense.
Founded in 2011, Marijuana Business Daily is the most trusted cannabis industry trade publication. Researched and written by our in-house team of professional business journalists, we bring the industry the financial and legal information it needs to flourish.
The Daily is a division of CannaBusiness Media which also produces CannaBusiness Magazine – the industry’s only print trade journal, the National CannaBusiness Conference & Expo – the only national event for industry professionals, as well as an exclusive line of business handbooks and factbooks available at our online bookstore. Our Marijuana Industry Directory is the most comprehensive listing of suppliers, wholesalers, and service providers to America’s legal cannabis business.
CannaBusiness Media is a division of Anne Holland Ventures Inc, headquartered in Providence RI, with staff in Colorado. Our goal is to bring top-notch professional news, advisories, and research data to the emerging cannabis industry.
We have been featured in Fortune Magazine, USA Today, Huffington Post, Dow Jones, Seattle PI, the Oregonian, The Denver Post, The Boston Globe and many other national and regional media.