Join DBS for a wide-ranging discussion of cannabis and cannabinoids. Our expert panel will discuss pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, recreational, and regulatory advances. These industry leaders will address growth prospects for Colorado companies, development of multi-state operations, and related investment opportunities including industrial hemp.
When: 5:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Prior to founding 1906, Barsoom had an extensive career in finance and business strategy, holding a variety of senior management positions at leading institutions including American Express, Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley, BlueMountain Capital and Intercontinental Exchange. In September of 2018, Barsoom was recognized by “Entrepreneur” magazine as one of the Top 100 Leaders in Cannabis. He serves on the board of numerous leading cannabis industry associations including the Marijuana Industry Group, Colorado Leads, and the New Jersey Cannabis Industry Association. https://1906newhighs.com/
Jake Black is CSO of Treehouse Biotech which is pioneering scientific advances in the chemistry of cannabinoids. With PhD in Organic Chemistry from Yale, Black leads the team of organic, analytical, and natural product chemists to provide companies and research institutions with cannabinoid-based products and medicines. https://treehousebiotech.com/
Jane West is CEO of Jane West Company, a cannabis-focused lifestyle brand. Jane West offers marijuana accessories, home goods, and lifestyle content including glass bongs, portable smoking accessories and CBD coffee, to make the plant’s benefits accessible to mainstream women -- and everyone. Dubbed 'the Martha Stewart of Marijuana', in 2014 West co-founded Women Grow, the cannabis industry’s largest professional female networking organization. https://www.janewest.com/
Moderator, Chris Stanton is the head of the cannabis practice group and Merchant & Gould and manages IP patent and trademark portfolios related to cannabis across Canada, US, South and Central America, Europe and Asia. His cannabis IP strategies have been highlighted in national and international publications including CITMA and WESTLAW.