Partner Sponsors

Ambria Capital

Company Contact: Aaron Raub
Phone: 619-863-1239

Ambria Capital is a San Juan, Puerto Rico based asset manager that invests into emerging public and private companies in the cannabis, hemp and CBD industries. With holdings in the agriculture, consumer, healthcare, and technology verticals, Ambria provides funding through a company-specific mix of debt and equity financing, bridge notes, direct equity purchases, and asset backed loans.


Founded in 2019 by a team of investment professionals with decades of success in the small cap markets, Ambria Capital combines a comprehensive analytical approach with an unparalleled network of contacts, connecting cannabis industry leaders with market opportunities.

Yorkville Advisors Global

Company Contact: Joey Simone

Yorkville Advisors Global, LP is an alternative investment manager based in New Jersey.

Since 2001, Yorkville has specialized in providing flexible, innovative debt and equity investments and financing in publicly listed companies in a variety of sectors including healthcare, mining, oil & gas, real estate, manufacturing & shipping, cannabis and technology.

Yorkville tailors its transactions on an investment by investment basis, which may include debt and equity investments, bridge financings, asset backed or SEDA backed notes, equity facilities and straight equity participation.

Supporting Sponsors

Duane Morris LLP

Company Contact: David Feldman
Phone: (212) 692-1036

Duane Morris’ Cannabis practice is nationally recognized and is ranked among the National Leaders in Cannabis Law by Chambers and Partners. Duane Morris attorneys in offices throughout the U.S. and internationally have extensive experience with the wide array of issues attendant to legal cannabis business activities, including licensing for cultivation, processing and dispensing; litigation; banking and finance; raising and deploying capital; mergers and acquisitions; protecting intellectual property; real estate development and leasing; public company representation and SEC filings; land use and zoning; healthcare and research; and taxation. Duane Morris attorneys frequently advise clients in other sectors whose businesses intersect with the expanding regulated cannabis sector.

GPL Ventures

Company Contact: Cosmin Panait
Phone: (212) 655-9604

GPL Ventures is New York based a private investment firm founded by Cosmin Panait and Alexander Dillon. GPL is an industry agnostic firm, having invested in high-growth small cap and lower middle market companies across numerous sectors including CBD, retail, blockchain, oil and gas, technology and healthcare.

Since its inception, GPL Ventures has invested in over 200 public and private companies in all stages of growth, from founding to IPO and beyond.

Sadis & Goldberg LLP

Company Contact: Ron Geffner
Phone: (212) 573-6660

The firm maintains a diverse, business-oriented practice focused on investment funds, litigation, corporate, real estate, regulatory, tax and ERISA. Drawing on the experience and depth of our attorneys in these distinct areas, we can leverage each attorney’s industry specific knowledge to help our clients succeed. This collaborative approach brings to the table a collective insight that contributes to sensible, efficient resolutions, and allows us to remain attentive to the cost and time sensitivities that may be involved.

Sadis & Goldberg’s clients include domestic and international entities, financial institutions, hedge funds, private equity funds, venture capital funds, buyout funds, commodity pools, and numerous corporate and business entities operating in a variety of industries around the world.

Viridian Capital Advisors

Company Contact: Steve Ernest

Viridian Capital Advisors (“VCA”) was founded by a group of experienced Wall Street analysts and bankers to bring capital markets expertise, sophisticated market intelligence, and strategic direction to the emerging cannabis sector.

Leveraging our team’s decades of high level operating and transactional experience on Wall Street and as entrepreneurs, we provide comprehensive strategic and financial solutions that assist cannabis enterprises in realizing their full potential.

Media Sponsors


Official Newswire Sponsor

Company Contact: Jonathan Keim
Phone: (303) 498-7722

CannabisNewsWire (CNW) is a multifaceted financial news and publishing company that delivers a new generation of social communication solutions, news aggregation and syndication, and enhanced news release services. Leveraging a professional team of journalists and writers, CNW introduces private and public companies to a wide audience of investors, consumers, journalists and the general public via social media and a rapidly expanding network of over 5,000 key distribution outlets.

Cutting through information overload, CNW’s innovative and proprietary systems clearly and succinctly deliver its clients much needed visibility, recognition and brand awareness. CNW is where news, content and information converge.


Company Contact: Rob Meagher
Phone: (703) 992-6779

As adult-use legalization began in 2014, first in Colorado and later in the year in Washington, CBE Press LLC (CBE) an electronic publishing company, launched its first website, www.cannabisbusinessexecutive.com and then a series of e-newsletters to provide the industry and followers with utilitarian information that would help licensees run their businesses effectively.

With over 40,000 subscribers of licensees, ancillary business owners, regulators, investors, science and academia to its two weekly newsletters, CBE Week and CBE Policy & Legal, and its website, CBE has emerged as the leading thought leader publication(s) connecting buyers and sellers in the Cannabis Industry.

Cannabis Business Times

Company Contact: Scott Anthony
Phone: (800) 456-0707

Cannabis Business Times is owned by GIE Media, based in Valley View, Ohio. CBT’s mission is to help accelerate the success of legal cannabis cultivators by providing actionable intelligence in all aspects of the business, from legislation, regulation and compliance news to analysis of industry trends, as well as expert advice on cultivation, marketing, financial topics, legal issues and more. CBT focuses strictly on the business of legal cannabis for medical and recreational use and aims to provide timely information—through its website, e-newsletter, mobile app, print magazine and annual conference—to help the reader make timely, informed decisions to help them run their businesses better and more profitably. In 2018, Cannabis Business Times was named Magazine of the Year by the American Society of Business Publication Editors.

CFN Media

Company Contact: Frank Lane
Phone: (206) 369-7050

For Visitors and Viewers

CFN Media’s Cannabis Financial Network (CannabisFN.com) is the destination for savvy investors and business people profiting from the worldwide cannabis industry. Viewers will see breaking news, exclusive content and original programming involving the people, companies and investments shaping the industry.

For Cannabis Businesses & Companies

CFN Media is a leading agency and financial media network dedicated to the cannabis industry. We help private, pre-public and public cannabis companies in the US and Canada attract capital, investors and media attention.

Since 2013, CFN Media has enabled the world’s preeminent cannabis companies to thrive in the capital and public markets.

Green Market Report

Company Contact: Debra Borchardt
Phone: 833-476-6758

The Green Market Report focuses on the financial news of the rapidly growing cannabis industry. Our target approach filters out the daily noise and does a deep dive into the financial, business and economic side of the cannabis industry. Our team is cultivating the industry’s critical news into one source and providing open source insights and data analysis.


Company Contact: Evan Nison

Phone: 877-NISONCO

Through access to an unmatched network of cannabis, cbd and hemp industry leaders, reporters, reviewers, and social media influencers, NISONCO is rated as a top cannabis pr company who can get and keep your company in the news. We're the oldest and largest cannabis, cbd and hemp specific PR firm, with over 3,400 active relationships of reporters and reviewers who cover cannabis, cbd and hemp from nearly every major outlet across the country. Our team of over 15 employees is passionate about maintaining a positive image for the industry and our hyper-attentive approach generates fast results.

NYCBD with Jeffrey Hill
NYCBD with Jeffrey Hill

Contact: Jeffrey Hill
Phone: (203) 858-8987

NYCBD WITH JEFFREY HILL, is a new radio show on 710 WOR Radio every Sunday at 8AM. Also available on the IHEART RADIO and ITUNES library of podcasts after the show airs each week.

The show has been reviewed by critics as “Meet the Press Meets Marijuana and CBD” addressing the financial, global, political, racial, and socio-economic issues in this space.

Jeff is a family office owner of Hill-3 Investments with several investments in the Cannabis space domestically and internationally. Jeff speaks, all over the world on this topic, on the global Cannabis issues and his Foundation which focuses on childhood Epilepsy and Autism.

His blog is: medium.com/@jeffreyhill2

His shows' Instagram is: NYCBDOFFICIAL

Proactive Investors

Company Contact: Brian Loper
Phone: 646-968-0336

Proactive is the largest financial news portal in the world focused exclusively on small and midcap equities. With offices in New York, Toronto, Vancouver, London, Sydney and Perth, Proactive produces more than 1,000 breaking news stories, analyst commentary, deep dive articles and CEO interviews per week. Proactive is a certified media provider to; Google, Microsoft, Apple, Bloomberg Terminals, Morningstar and many other media outlets to distribute financial news globally. Proactive’s financial news coverage of the global cannabis market attracts global readership from household name investment banks to boutique family offices and retail investors.