TROY DAYTON

Cannabis visionary and leader of the movement to end marijuana prohibition. Founder of the largest investor network in the cannabis industry and CanopyBoulder Partner.

TROY DAYTON

CEO, The Arcview Group

AMANDA REIMAN

Overseer of marijuana reform efforts for the Drug Policy Alliance.

AMANDA REIMAN

VP Community Relations, Flow Kana

ERIK KNUTSON

Erik is a co-founder of Keef Cola and is currently the CEO and Chairman of CanCore Concepts Inc. with over 8 years experience operating a wide variety of enterprises within the legal framework of the Colorado Cannabis market.

ERIK KNUTSON

CEO & Chairman, CanCore Concepts, Inc.

DIANE CZARKOWSKI

One of the industry’s original entrepreneurs, she has played an influential role in helping develop cannabis into one of fastest growing industries in the United States.

DIANE CZARKOWSKI

Founding Partner, Canna Advisors

KEEGAN PETERSON

Helps organizations improve the quality and quantity of their workforce through utilizing technology solutions and CanopyBoulder Alumni.

KEEGAN PETERSON

Founder & CEO at Wurk

JEANNE SULLIVAN

Long time Venture Capital investor, fueling and funding entrepreneurs.

JEANNE SULLIVAN

Co-founder, StarVest Partners

RYAN HUNTER

Serial startup executive with a successful track record of growing businesses and brands.

RYAN HUNTER

COO GCH-Willie's Reserve

JESSICA BILLINGSLEY

Successful founder, owner, director, COO, CEO and programmer of software and technology start-ups.

JESSICA BILLINGSLEY

Co-Founder & CEO, MJ Freeway

TOM CALLAHAN

Tom is a creative strategist who has helped many start-up companies across various platforms attain their goals of self sufficiency.

TOM CALLAHAN

Owner, Tom Callahan & Associates

RANDI NEINER

30+ years in the nutritional products industry.

RANDI NEINER

Director of Marketing Research, Shaklee Corporation

MARK BLUMENTHAL

Noted expert on herbal products with expertise in ethics in labeling and marketing, legal and regulatory issues, research and education.

MARK BLUMENTHAL

Founder & Executive Director, American Botanical Council

DAVID LINK

Over two decades of experience as a venture capitalist investor, investment banker and advisor to entrepreneurial companies.

DAVID LINK

Co-Founder, Green Sage MB

RACHEL WILLIAMS

Accomplished finance and operational executive working with entrepreneurs and early-stage companies to accelerate growth and build value.

RACHEL WILLIAMS

Principal/CFO at AVL Growth Partners

JAY CZARKOWSKI

Influential and respected cannabis entrepreneur, investor, and advocate, helping build cannabis businesses in 25 states.

JAY CZARKOWSKI

Founding Partner, Canna Advisors

LAUREN CLARDY

Marketing, strategy and commercialization expert with deep sector experience in nutraceuticals, functional foods, ingredients and bioactives.

LAUREN CLARDY

Founder, NUTRIMARKETING

SCOTT JORDAN

Debt investor in the cannabis industry.

SCOTT JORDAN

Managing Director- Financial Services, Vertical

JEFF DONALDSON

20 years experience in consumer marketing and brand development with organizations such as Crocs, Coors Brewing Company and The State of Colorado.

JEFF DONALDSON

VP of Marketing at Skratch Labs

STEVE NORMAN

Serial entrepreneur with 20+ years of hands on experience in operations, branding, product development, startup strategy and team building.

STEVE NORMAN

Principal at Playhouse Labs

PATRICK MORAN

Texas cannabis entrepreneur and industry advocate with a background in policy, real estate, law and mentorship.

PATRICK MORAN

CEO & Managing Partner, AcquiFlow

EMILY PAXHIA

Emily spends her time analyzing the cannabis marketplace and building relationships. She comes with 10+ years of experience working as a brand consultant and researcher.

EMILY PAXHIA

Founding Partner & Director of Relations, Poseidon Asset Management

DAVE LEVY

Extensive integrated media sales and digital product development experience in the Outdoor Industry, Natural Products Industry and Financial Advisory space.

DAVE LEVY

Co-founder, Publisher of ProTrails.com

KEN TAPMAN

Ken Tapman is an attorney with over 40 years of experience working with regulations and regulators.

KEN TAPMAN

Arbitrator, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA)

STEVE DEANGELO

An undisputed national leader and advocate for the legal cannabis industry. Few (if any) possess more knowledgeable, connections and experience in the U.S. cannabis industry.

STEVE DEANGELO

Co-Founder, Harborside Health Center & President, The ArcView Group

JAMIE STEARNS

Specialize in branding and package design for cannabis, food, and liquor brands.

JAMIE STEARNS

Creative Director at Croc & Plover

JON TAYLOR

Specializes in securities and corporate law with focus on emerging company issues, venture capital, M&A, private equity and public securities law compliance.

JON TAYLOR

Partner, KO Attorneys at Law

BROOKE FOWLER

Extensive veternarian oncology experience and CBD for pets expert.

BROOKE FOWLER

Veterinary Oncologist, Aspen Meadow Veterinary Specialists

MATTHEW MCCABE

Seasoned entrepreneur and the voice behind CannaInsider.com a show that interviews the leading innovators in the cannabis industry.

MATTHEW MCCABE

Founder, CannaInsider.com

STEVEN TRENK

Serial entrepreneur and angel investor.

STEVEN TRENK

Managing Director, Lizada Capital

DOOMA WENDSCHUH

Was the driving force behind ebbu’s use of cutting-edge chemistry and smart marketing to simplify purchasing decisions and eliminate confusion in the cannabis industry.

DOOMA WENDSCHUH

Founder, Province Brands

SHAUN GINDI

6-year veteran of Colorado cannabis retail and commercial growing

SHAUN GINDI

Owner, Ajoya Cannabis

MIKE DOVBISH

Experienced health and wellness industry professional and connector, with a focus on innovative startups and financing.

MIKE DOVBISH

Executive Director, Nutrition Capital Network

KARA JANOWSKI

Bringing cannabis into the light through excellent financial practices.

KARA JANOWSKI

Founder & CEO of Sonder Bookkeeping

SARAH KOONS

Experienced business builder through both her digital creative agency and elite membership group for cannabis professionals.

SARAH KOONS

Owner, Sarah Koons Marketing

SCOTT LEWIN

Serial entrepreneur who launched, grew and exited a number of technology companies.

SCOTT LEWIN

Managing Director at Sale X Capital

PAT SCHNEIDER

General Management “C-level” executive with Fortune 500 and start-up experience in global operations, sales, marketing, new product development and turnarounds.

PAT SCHNEIDER

CEO, Healthy Bizz

DAVE DIGIACOMO

Entrepreneurial and Venture Finance Attorney who focuses on supporting growth companies and the entrepreneurial community.

DAVE DIGIACOMO

Attorney at Modus Law

MARK LUDLOW

Integrated design management expert for complex processing systems that couple sound engineering with solid financial analysis.

MARK LUDLOW

Founder, Ludlow Process & Equipment Design

BETTY ALDWORTH

Nonprofit and advocacy professional. Leading voice on women and cannabis, workplace diversity, and development for young professionals.

BETTY ALDWORTH

Executive Director, Students for Sensible Drug Policy

ASHLEY GRACE

Award-winning marketing strategist with a proven track record of building business which help C-Level Marketers win.

ASHLEY GRACE

GM of Stillwater Specialty Ingredients

AMY POINSETT

C-level technology executive and founder with experience in cannabis, financial services, luxury tourism and medical technology.

AMY POINSETT

Co-founder & CEO, MJ Freeway

MAX LENDERMAN

One of the world’s foremost experts on experiential marketing. Agency founder, CEO and author who builds businesses and campaigns that positively impact culture and the bottom line.

MAX LENDERMAN

Founder & CEO, Schoolhelps.com

ANDREA GOLDMAN

Healthcare banker, investor and advisor.

ANDREA GOLDMAN

Principal, ABG Advisory / Equitas Partners Fund

BRIAN KEEGAN, Ph.D

Researcher on how the cannabis industry is adopting data science tools and methods.

BRIAN KEEGAN, Ph.D

Assistant Professor in the Department of Information Science at CU Boulder

MICHAEL LEVENTHAL

Over 20 years of consumer insights and new product forecasting expertise, helping enable cannabis entrepreneurs to maximize success through use of professional market research tools and testing.

MICHAEL LEVENTHAL

Market Research Consultant

DAVID STUMPF, MD, Ph.D

David has held executive and leadership roles in academic, clinical practice, hospital, professional society, and payer venues.

DAVID STUMPF, MD, Ph.D

President, Woodstock Health Information & Technology

LELAND RUCKER

Leland Rucker has been senior editor of Sensi magazine since 2016.

LELAND RUCKER

Senior Editor, Sensi Media Group

JEFFREY HOWARD

Capital raising, deal sourcing & due diligence, investment committee member, portfolio management (investment structuring, negotiation & closing), relationship management with financing partners including banks and debt providers & board representation on portfolio.

JEFFREY HOWARD

Managing Partner at Salveo Capital

DAVE RICH

Dave has built and sold businesses in the distribution, logistics, publishing, and legal and mediation services industries.

DAVE RICH

Founder, Flatiron Legal Advisors

BRIAN WILLIAMS

15+ years working with venture-backed, early stage growth oriented businesses. Selected Mentor of the Year in the Clean Tech Open.

BRIAN WILLIAMS

Principal at AVL Growth Partners

MEGHAN LARSON

Focused on unique business combinations with foundations in environmental responsibility, adaptive reuse, and culture changing initiatives and Canopy Alumni.

MEGHAN LARSON

Co-founder, Adistry

JEFF ULMAN

Serial entrepreneur, creative writer and multi-dimensional relationship expert for entrepreneurs.

JEFF ULMAN

Founder, Great Expectations

ALAN KANE

Alan's experience ranges from recruiting founding teams, fundraising, leading M&A transactions to listing on the New York Stock Exchange.

ALAN KANE

Entrepreneur & Angel Investor

TOBY KROUT

Business accelerator badass. Managing Partner, Atomic20 and Scrib, Project Director, brandCOLORADO and Co-director, Boomtown Accelerator.

TOBY KROUT

Co-Director, BoomTown

JESSICA GERAN

Cannabis company analyst and business development expert using connections throughout multiple industries to leverage company growth and exposure.

JESSICA GERAN

Director of Corporate Finance, Dutchess Capital

MICHAEL GRUBER

Angel and Venture Investor with strong focus in software, Internet, financial services, consumer, industrial, and energy/clean-tech sectors.

MICHAEL GRUBER

VC & Angel Investor

JON VAUGHT

10 years biotech startup experience with four companies and CanopyBoulder Alumni

JON VAUGHT

CEO at Front Range Biosciences

ASHVATH NARAYANAN

Executive experienced in venture development, starting from corporate strategy and program execution to product-line ownership and business development.

ASHVATH NARAYANAN

Partner at Prodachi

HOLLIS CARTER

Born an entrepreneur who started his first business before he could drive. Founder/Partner/Consultant in multiple online marketing ventures.

HOLLIS CARTER

Co-founder, Baby Bathwater Institute

DANIELA VERGARA, Ph.D

Evolutionary biologist pioneer in the genomic research of cannabis.

DANIELA VERGARA, Ph.D

CEO & Co-Founder Agricultural Genomics Foundation

DAN DEGOLIER

Finance pro helping companies execute on growth plans by giving them visibility into their cash flow and raising capital.

DAN DEGOLIER

Part-time CFO to early stage companies

JILL LAMOUREUX

Former owner of multiple dispensaries and grow operations plus years of government relations and consulting experience, specifically around medical cannabis.

JILL LAMOUREUX

Co-Founder, Pure O&M Consulting

LOUIS HAN

Screen and manage the Arcview deal flow and build relationships with the best entrepreneurs in the industry.

LOUIS HAN

Entrepreneur Relations at The ArcView Group

MARK NOTTOLI

Mark is a Co-Founder of CanopyBoulder and a serial entrepreneur with extensive experience in healthcare and regulated dietary supplement development and manufacturing.

MARK NOTTOLI

Co-Founder, CanopyBoulder & CEO, PharmaNutrients

MORGAN PAXHIA

Key navigator of the Fund, guiding Demeter Capital Group through the uncharted waters of the cannabis industry.

MORGAN PAXHIA

Founding Partner & Chief Investigator, Poseidon Asset Management

CHARLES JONES

Cognitive Scientist, Emotion Theorist, Executive Coach, Cannabis Entrepreneur Specialties.

CHARLES JONES

CEO at Chooze / LucidMood

MICHAEL LOVITCH

Entrepreneur with over 11 years of experience creating companies in the digital marketing, direct to consumer health space.

MICHAEL LOVITCH

Co-Founder, RealDose Nutrition

BRANDY KEEN

Cannabis industry veteran and indoor agriculture requirements expert.

BRANDY KEEN

Co-Founder, Senior Technical Advisor, Surna, Inc.

NICK HOFMEISTER

A serial entrepreneur combining science and business experience across three startups and CanopyBoulder Alumni.

NICK HOFMEISTER

Founder of Front Range Biosciences and Triton

JOHN GADDIS

Focuses on corporate and business transactions and law, including M&A, debt and equity financings, company formations, public offerings, strategic alliances and general corporate representation.

JOHN GADDIS

Partner, KO Attorneys at Law

DR. STEPHEN KATZ

Dr. Katz is a veternaian and national advocate for the legal cannabis industry and served three terms in the New York State Assembly.

DR. STEPHEN KATZ

Former Member, New York State Assembly

STEVE TAORMINA

Educates thousands of natural products companies about FDA regulations for foods, drugs, supplements and cosmetics, making compliance simple.

STEVE TAORMINA

Business Manager, NSF International

BOB PULLAR

With deep experience in corporate development, strategy, finance and product management, Bob has filled CFO and COO leadership roles in growth companies

BOB PULLAR

Managing Director, Axis Private Equity Group, LLC

HALSTON PUCHEK

Halston has been a pioneer in the medical marijuana industry in Colorado since it began in 2009. She has operated and managed licensed dispensaries.

HALSTON PUCHEK

Senior Account Executive, Würk

JAMES MARION

Intellectual property, business and entertainment law specialist with niche experience in trademark and branding strategy in the cannabis industry.

JAMES MARION

Principal, Law Offices of James P. Marion, Esq.

MASON AWTRY

Serial entrepreneur and strategic cannabis industry investor.

MASON AWTRY

CEO, Rolam Equities

TRAVIS HOWARD

Business attorney, cannabis consultant and operator, ex-systems admin with a heart for technology driven enterprises.

TRAVIS HOWARD

Co-Founder, Green Dream Health Services and Founder, Shift Cannabis Co.

JOHN ROSE

John has experience both as a finance executive as well as an investor in the Venture Capital & Private Equity world.

JOHN ROSE

Principal, AVL Growth Partners

JOE CHIVINI

Joe has mentored more than 75 start-ups of which 30% had valuations greater than $4M, with two to IPO.

JOE CHIVINI

Director of Business Development, UHY Advisors

KEN CARLSON

Over 12 years of experience in private equity, FinTech, structured finance, banking, and real estate.

KEN CARLSON

Fractional CFO, Boreas Ventures, LLC

JON COOPER

20 years of entrepreneurship, business strategy, product management, marketing and fundraising experience.

JON COOPER

Co-CEO & Co-Founder, ebbu

RAKESH AMIN

Attorney and former pharmacist focused in the areas of FDA, FTC, Patents, Trademarks, Licensing and Litigation.

RAKESH AMIN

Partner, Amin Talati

JOSHUA KAPPEL

Cannabis industry advocate and partner in the leading marijuana industry law firm.

JOSHUA KAPPEL

Partner, Vicente Sederberg

RACHEL K GILLETTE

Committed to the reform of federal and state marijuana laws. Areas of practice include business law, marijuana law, and tax law.

RACHEL K GILLETTE

Attorney, Executive Director of Colorado NORML

ALAIN BANKIER

Early stage investor and active member of New York Angels.

ALAIN BANKIER

Member, New York Angels. Former CEO, The Manischewitz Company

GENIFER MURRAY

Cannabis industry pioneer and founder of CannLabs.

GENIFER MURRAY

Founder, GENIFER M cannabis inspired jewelry

RUSSELL HARRIS

Lean-thinking techie entrepreneur that specializes in custom software, identifying target markets and user acquisition.

RUSSELL HARRIS

Co-Founder, TalentRiot

ALAN HAWKINGS

Practicing attorney specializing in public and private business, investment and corporate law.

ALAN HAWKINGS

Executive Director, ARCPC

GAVIN KOGAN

Expert in cannabis law with 15+ years experience representing start-ups in emerging industries from high-tech to green building concerns and cannabis businesses.

GAVIN KOGAN

Co-Founder, Grupo Flor

BEN HAYNES

Advertising veteran coming from 12 years of establishing, building and strengthening the brands of Fortune 500 companies.

BEN HAYNES

Associate Director of Brand at Faraday Future

ANDREW SAMANN

Has led premier Canadian cannabis manufacturers into compliance with European Commission’s good manufacturing practice guidelines (EU GMP).

ANDREW SAMANN

CEO, Orion GMP Solutions

CALLIE WENTLING

Creative, process-oriented individual with a technical background bolstered by my professional experience in consulting operations, project management, and business development.

CALLIE WENTLING

Business Development at Boulder Engineering Studios

STEVE ERNEST

Founder of Mazakali, mentor and investor in the cannabis industry with nearly a decade of wall street experience.

STEVE ERNEST

Founder, Mazakali

KEVIN FORTIN

Entrepreneur and industry-leading Patent Attorney who specializes in Cannabis-related IP projects and patents.

KEVIN FORTIN

Patent Attorney, Hoban Law Group LLC

HELENA YARDLEY

Cannabis research scientist with a special focus in digital approaches, bioinformatics, and clinical outcomes related to cannabis usage.

HELENA YARDLEY

Director of Science, Franklin Bioscience

DEREK VANDERWARKER

Focused on intellectual property negotiation and licensing strategies for consumer brands and commercial services.

DEREK VANDERWARKER

Principal, Tiny Universe Advisors

CHRISTIAN NITU

Software entrepreneur and innovator.

CHRISTIAN NITU

Co-Founder, Former CEO, WeaveIQ

MARC ROSS

Successful founder, seasoned attorney, and the Chief Instigator at Needle Consultants, LLC, a Corporate Social Responsibility firm whose work includes building purposeful brands within the cannabis and hemp industries.

MARC ROSS

Chief Instigator, Needle Consultants, LLC