A Force of Nature Touches The Face of God

Two weeks ago, one of my dearest friends, mentor, admired leader left this world way to soon.  I’m at a loss to fully process this but feel compelled to share a bit about Juanita Duggan that you might not read in the now multiple official tributes to her from various trade associations, leaders in Washington and …

Smoke’s Cannabis Industry Check-in 420 2022 

Over the past four months I’ve had the opportunity to travel the world, attend conferences, visit operations, and I’ve spent one on one time with multiple thought leaders in and around the cannabis industry on multiple fronts. Since December I’ve attended or presented at: YPO Summit 420 – Cannabis & Psychedelics / Plant Medicine – …

Cannabis, Crypto, Craft Beverages & DOT.Com Observations

[ALSO PUBLISHED ON: LinkedIN, MEDIUM] I spent a fascinating week learning about two of the hottest investment and business opportunity spaces right now. The block chain, crypto and initial coin offerings (ICOs), and the cannabis industry are literally on fire. Given this, I wanted to get an understanding of what’s really happening. I’ve been following …

Wine Business Monthly Acquires WITS, The Wine Industry Technology Symposium

Wine Business Monthly Acquires WITS, The Wine Industry Technology Symposium 11th Annual Wine Industry Technology Symposium Taking Place Today Developed for Wine Business Leaders, Marketers, Innovators in 2005   (NAPA, Calif.) – The Wine Communications Group’s Wine Business Monthly announced the acquisition of WITS, the Wine Industry Technology Symposium® today in Napa, CA. WITS® was …