Category Archives: Flow Kana

She’s in charge: New accelerator looks to boost opportunities for women in cannabis

As the cannabis space rapidly evolves into a multibillion-dollar global industry, women are increasingly being left behind, says Amy Margolis, founder and program director of The Initiative, a newly launched, female-focused business accelerator. Here are three things you should know about the project and the issues it’s tackling: 1. A declining number of women hold […]

Big hits: Cannabis companies on pace to raise record $8 billion in 2018

Marijuana companies across the globe are on pace to raise a record $8 billion by the end of 2018 as more companies go public and scale to meet growing demand, an analysis of recently released market data shows. Through the end of June, cannabis companies raised a record $4.3 billion – more than triple the […]