Category Archives: Oregon Cannabis Association

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 […]

Oregon county considers marijuana tax on November ballot

Clatsop County voters might have the option in November to institute a tax on retail marijuana sales. Staff estimates the tax, applied to three dispensaries outside city limits, would generate $50,000 in revenue annually. The post Oregon county considers marijuana tax on November ballot appeared first on The Cannabist.