CannaInsider - Interviews with the Business Leaders of The Legal Cannabis, Marijuana, CBD Industry

CannaInsider - Interviews with the Business Leaders of The Legal Cannabis, Marijuana, CBD Industry
Amazing Interviews with the Leading Voices of the Cannabis, Marijuana Industry

New Science Reveals Psilocybin Mushrooms Boast Incredible Benefits (Encore)
Dec 2 • 74 min
Interview with Max Montrose of Trichome Institute
284 - Building A New York Hempire
Nov 25 • 27 min
Interview with Eran Sherin of urbanXtracts
283 - The “Pot Com” Bust: Almost Over or Just Getting Started?
Nov 18 • 50 min
Interview with Andrew Zatlin of SouthBay Research
282 - Breakthrough In Photosynthesis Tech Helping Hemp/Cannabis
Nov 11 • 48 min
Interview with Han Chen of ZeaKal
281 - Professional Cannabis Investor Reveals How To Take Advantage of This Downturn
Nov 4 • 37 min
Interview with Codie Sanchez of Entourage Effect Capital
Designer Cannabis Is On The Horizon Thanks To Molecular Science - Encore
Oct 28 • 45 min
Interview with Chris Emerson of Level
280 - Cannabis Consumers Are Demanding Price Transparency
Oct 21 • 25 min
Interview with Dan Nelson of Wikileaf
279 - Lab Grown Cannabinoids Looking to Disrupt Growers
Oct 14 • 43 min
Interview with Kevin Chen of Hyasynth Bio
278 - Global Cannabis Trend: Exporting Extract From Africa to Europe
Oct 7 • 38 min
Interview with Jonathan Summers of EXMceuticals
277 - Enhancing Cannabis at a Molecular Level with Biotechnology
Sep 30 • 36 min
Interview with Ronan Levy of Trait Bio
276 - New Science Reveals Psilocybin Mushrooms Boast Incredible Benefits
Sep 23 • 74 min
Interview with Max Montrose of Trichome Institute
275 - Canopy Rivers CEO Reveals the Hottest Segments in Cannabis
Sep 16 • 37 min
Interview with Narbé Alexandrian of Canopy Rivers
274 - The Billion Dollar Cannabis Marketplace
Sep 9 • 42 min
Interview with Ryan Smith of LeafLink
Cannabis Guru Ed Rosenthal Shares His Tips For The Perfect Grow - Encore
Sep 2 • 40 min
Interview with Ed Rosenthal
273 - Stackable Grow Chambers Are Taking Cannabis To New Heights
Aug 26 • 45 min
Interview with David Kessler of TriGrow
272 - The Last Barrier To Cannabis Beverages Has Fallen
Aug 19 • 51 min
Interview with William Kleidon of Ojai Energetics
271 - These LED Lights Are Capturing The Attention of Cannabis Growers
Aug 12 • 35 min
Interview with Noah Miller of Black Dog LED
270 - Synthetic Cannabinoids Are Opening Up A New World Of Possibilities
Aug 5 • 38 min
Interview with Jason Poulos of Librede
269 - Designer Cannabis Is On The Horizon Thanks To Molecular Science
Jul 28 • 45 min
Interview with Chris Emerson, Co-founder and CEO of Level
Using The Power of Ritual To Create Product-Market Fit - Encore
Jul 22 • 41 min
Interview with Justin Singer, Co-Founder of Still Water Brands
268 - This Canadian Company Is Revolutionizing The Retail Experience…With Music
Jul 15 • 29 min
Interview with Ben Kaanta, COO of Westleaf
High Times Cultivation Expert Harry Resin Shares Cannabis Growing Tips - Encore
Jul 8 • 51 min
Interview with Harry Resin of High Times Magazine
Expert Architect & Grower Reveals How To Design The Perfect Indoor Grow - Encore
Jul 1 • 35 min
Interview with Matt Gaboury of Calyx King
267 - Hemp Entrepreneur Building a Global Hempire
Jun 24 • 39 min
Interview with Paul Benhaim​, CEO of Elixinol​ and Hemp Foods Australia
Cannabis Grower Uses Aquaponics With Massive Cost & Sustainability Benefits - Encore
Jun 17 • 50 min
Interview with Warren Bravo of Green Relief
266 - Surprising Data on What’s Selling In Dispensaries
Jun 10 • 49 min
Interview with Roy Bingham, Co-founder and CEO of BDS Analytics
How Terpenes Radically Change Your Experience Of Cannabis - Encore
Jun 2 • 50 min
Interview with Dr. Ethan Russo, Neurologist and Psychopharmacology Researcher
265 - How Hemp Packaging Is Saving Our Oceans - with Ron Basak-Smith of Sana Packaging
May 26 • 25 min
Interview with Ron Basak-Smith, Co-founder and CEO of Sana Packaging
264 - This Groundbreaking Biotech Developments Are Revolutionizing Cannabis And Beyond - with Cameron Keluche of KelSie Biotech and SUM Microdose
May 19 • 31 min
Interview with Cameron Keluche, CEO of KelSie Biotech and SUM Microdose
263 - PRØHBTD Is Taking Cannabis From Black Market To Mainstream - With CEO Drake Sutton-Shearer
May 12 • 27 min
Interview with Drake Sutton-Shearer, CEO of PRØHBTD
262 - Dispensary Sales Are Booming Thanks To This New Tool - With Seed CEO Matt Cutone
May 5 • 39 min
Interview with CEO of Seed Technology, Matt Cutone
261 - Cannabis Guru Ed Rosenthal Shares His Tips For The Perfect Grow
Apr 28 • 40 min
Interview with Ed Rosenthal aka “Guru of Ganja”
260 - How Fleur Marché Is Converting The CBD-Curious Luxury Customer with Ashley Lewis and Meredith Schroeder
Apr 21 • 47 min
Interview with Ashley Lewis and Meredith Schroeder, Founders of Fleur Marché
259 - Traditional Investors Are Planting Their Flags In Cannabis - with Codie Sanchez of Cresco Capital Partners
Apr 14 • 46 min
Interview with Codie Sanchez, Managing Partner at Cresco Capital Partners
258 - Families Are Turning To Cannabis To Treat Their Children’s Cancer - with Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein of Weed The People
Apr 7 • 26 min
Interview with Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein of Weed The People
257 - Creating The First Cannabis Wine That Actually Tastes Good
Mar 31 • 40 min
Interview with Chip Forsythe, Cofounder and CEO of Rebel Coast Winery
256 - Hidden Fortunes in Cannabis B2B Businesses with Alex Coleman of TILT Holdings
Mar 24 • 30 min
Interview with Alex Coleman, CEO of TILT Holdings
255 - Cannabis Capital Raising is Maturing Here’s How…
Mar 17 • 36 min
Interview with Troy Dayton, founder and CEO of The Arcview Group
254 - Can Craft Cannabis Survive The Big Money Takeover?
Mar 10 • 28 min
Interview with Ryan Stoa, Author of “Craft Weed: Family Farming and the Future of the Marijuana Industry”
253 - Bringing Cutting Edge Science to Cannabis ­- Dr. Jon Vaught
Mar 3 • 52 min
Interview with Dr. Jon Vaught, CEO of Front Range Biosciences
252 - Dixie Brands Using Fresh Capital To Expand
Feb 24 • 40 min
Interview with Dixie Brands CEO Chuck Smith
The Grow Room of the Future is Here Now with Michael Kadonoff (Encore)
Feb 17 • 40 min
Interview with Michael Kadonoff - Founder and CEO of Braingrid
251 - Oaksterdam University: The Harvard of Cannabis for Entrepreneurs and Growers
Feb 10 • 36 min
Interview with Dale Sky Jones - Executive Chancellor of Oaksterdam University
250 - Breakthrough: Hemp Oil Extracted Using Only Air
Feb 3 • 46 min
Interview with Russell Thomas - Founder and CEO of Vapor Distilled
249 - WAYV Founder and CEO is Creating the Amazon of Cannabis
Jan 27 • 30 min
Interview with Keith McCarty - Founder and CEO of WAYV
248 - Blue Moon Creator Keith Villa Invents First Cannabis-Infused Beer
Jan 20 • 54 min
Interview with Keith Villa - Founder of Ceria Brewing Company
247 - The Best Opportunities for Cannabis Investors and Entrepreneurs in 2019
Jan 13 • 43 min
Interview with Cody Shirk - Founder of Explorer Equity Group
246 - How Robots are Revolutionizing the Cannabis Industry
Jan 6 • 34 min
Interview with Jon Gowa - Founder and CEO of Bloom Automation
How Much Profit Is In Cannabis Oil Extraction? Find Out In This Episode - Holiday Encore 2 of 2
Dec 30, 2018 • 60 min
Jonah Barber Co-founder of MRX Xtractors
How to Hire and Get Hired in the Cannabis Industry - Holiday Encore 1 of 2
Dec 23, 2018 • 47 min
Karson Humiston of Vangst
245 - California’s Most Recognized Dispensary Expects Big Growth in 2019
Dec 16, 2018 • 43 min
Interview with Andrew Berman - CEO of Harborside
244 - Activate your Cannabis For Maximum Effect
Dec 9, 2018 • 47 min
Interview with Shanel Lindsay - CEO of Ardent Cannabis
243 - Cannabis Intimates? A Budding Industry You Will Want To Know About
Dec 2, 2018 • 58 min
Jon Brandon - CEO and Co-Founder of Foria
242 - Dispensary Data as a Competitive Advantage
Nov 25, 2018 • 42 min
Cy Scott - CEO and Co-Founder of
A New Market Category “Functional Cannabis” is Here! - Charles Jones (Encore)
Nov 18, 2018 • 35 min
Charles Jones of LucidMood Vape Pens That Allow you To Control your Mood.
241 - Silicon Valley Dispensary CEO Leverages Tech and Brand Loyalty
Nov 11, 2018 • 44 min
Dennis O’Malley CEO of Caliva Dispensary
240 - Cannabis Oil Extraction Expert Details How The Market is Changing
Nov 4, 2018 • 55 min
Andy Jospeh CEO of Apeks Supercritical
239 - Dutch Automation is The Killer App of Cannabis Cultivation
Oct 28, 2018 • 32 min
Interview with Lars Meijer from Codema Systems Group
238 - Growing 20,000 Pounds of Pharmaceutical Grade Cannabis
Oct 21, 2018 • 41 min
Tjalling Erkelens Founder and CEO of Bedrocan
237 - Entrepreneur Bringing Robotics to Cannabis
Oct 14, 2018 • 40 min
James Slatic of Todaro Robotics
236 The Platform That Brings Budtenders, Brands, and Dispensaries Together
Oct 7, 2018 • 36 min
Interview with Andrew Duffy of BestInGrow.IO
235: How Much Profit Is In Cannabis Oil Extraction? Find Out In This Episode
Sep 30, 2018 • 60 min
Jonah Barber - MRX Xtractors
234 - Dutch Scientist Creates Interactive Tool To Help you Find your Ideal Cannabis Match
Sep 23, 2018 • 36 min
Interview with Linda Klumpers of
233 - This Artificial Intelligence is Disrupting Cannabis Plant Care
Sep 16, 2018 • 30 min
Max Unfried - Deepgreen
232 - Cannabis Eclipsing The Alcohol Industry Faster Than Expected
Sep 9, 2018 • 25 min
Torsten Kuenzlen - CEO of Sundial Growers
Creating Custom Cannabis Oils & Terpene Blends at Home - Encore
Sep 2, 2018 • 37 min
Nicole Wicker of Oblend/Altopa
231 - Cannabis Stocks are Taking Off - Interview with Alan Brochstein CFA
Aug 26, 2018 • 55 min
Alan Brochstein covers the cannabis investing space through his subscription membership site 420 Investor and through his investing news site New Cannabis Ventures. In this wide-ranging interview, Alan and Matthew Kind discuss some of the most…
How Terpenes Radically Change your Experience of Cannabis - Summer Encore 3 of 3
Aug 19, 2018 • 50 min
Dr. Ethan Russo
Expert Grower Explains how To Get 3 LBS of Cannabis Per Light - Summer Encore 2 of 3
Aug 12, 2018 • 40 min
Interview with Josh Haupt
How Bitcoin and Blockchain are Impacting Cannabis - Summer Encore 1 of 3
Aug 5, 2018 • 29 min
The CEO of Twitter and Square is Jack Dorsey. Last week Jack said “blockchain is the next big unlock.” What Jack means by “unlock” is that it’s a disruptive but massively beneficial change. In this episode, Matthew Kind details how…
230 - Delivering Hemp Derived CBD Internationally - Henry Vincenty
Jul 29, 2018 • 33 min
Founder of Endoca - Henry Vincenty
229 - Using The Power of Ritual To Create Product-Market Fit - Justin Singer
Jul 22, 2018 • 41 min
Interview with Justin Singer of Infused
228 - Containing Cannabis Odor to Avoid Fines and Scrutiny
Jul 15, 2018 • 50 min
Interview with Dan Gustafik of Hybrid Tech
227 - How This Hemp Compound Changed This Entrepreneurs Life and Business - Jeff Gallagher
Jul 8, 2018 • 37 min
Many people are becoming familiar with hemp-derived CBD. Today’s guest is a Michigan entrepreneur that lost his wife and was left with three children. He started experiencing panic attacks. Frustrated with traditional pharmaceutical options his…
The 5 Trends That Will Disrupt The Cannabis Industry In The Next Five Years (Encore)
Jul 1, 2018 • 21 min
In this episode Matthew Kind that last predictions he made about the cannabis industry and then lays out disruptive changes that will impact the cannabis industry in the next five years. Considering how many Matthew got right the first time around,…
226 - The Grow Room of the Future is Here Now with Michael Kadonoff
Jun 24, 2018 • 41 min
Michael Kadonoff is the Founder and CEO of Braingrid. Braingrid allows any non-technical person to hang little devices around your grow room and immediately start collecting data about your grow. Including temperature, humidity, CO2 and more. Learn…
225 - Entrepreneur Creates Machine That Fills 100 Vape Pen Cartridges in Under One Minute
Jun 17, 2018 • 30 min
Because vape pens are so convenient and discreet consumers love them, but cannabis and CBD companies are struggling to keep up with demand for vape pens. To help businesses streamline their workflow and eliminate bottlenecks a resourceful entrepreneur…
224 - Emerging Cannabis Brands in Canada - Alan Gertner
Jun 10, 2018 • 49 min
Alan Gertner is the CEO of Hiku Brands (HIKU) in Canada. Listen in as Alan goes deep on why cannabis consumers choose brands and not products. Hear how Alan’s background at Google, baking sourdough bread, and being a ski guide in Japan forged him…
223 - How to Hire and Get Hired in Cannabis with Karson Humiston
Jun 3, 2018 • 47 min
Karson Humiston is the founder of Vangst, a multi-state recruiting company focused on the cannabis space. Karson is on the Forbes list of The Top 30 Under 30 entrepreneurs on the rise. Listen in as Karson describes how to hire the perfect candidate to…
Expert Grower Walks You Through His Garden, Reveals His Top Secrets (Encore)
May 27, 2018 • 52 min
Nick Hice is a master grower. Nick grew up working in his parent’s nursery and took his green thumb to the cannabis industry. Listen in as Nick reveals all his insider info to help your grow.
222 - New England Black-Market Grower Turns Cannabis Entrepreneur
May 20, 2018 • 51 min
Interview with Rob Smith
221 - Edibles Maker Describes New Opportunities in California
May 13, 2018 • 44 min
Kyle Marshall of Morsel Edibles
220 - UltraMarathon Runner Explores How Cannabis Impacts His Training - Avery Collins
May 6, 2018 • 31 min
Avery Collins is well known in the UltraMarathon community for excellence in competing but also his consumption of cannabis. Listen in as Avery explores why and how he uses cannabis and how it impacts his training. Learn more:…
219 - What Are First-Time Visitors to Dispensaries Buying?
Apr 29, 2018 • 27 min
In this interview, Ana Hory of Enlucem discusses the data she has collected from interviewing over 1500 customers that have visited dispensaries for the very first time. What do they buy, what gender are they, how old are they? Find out in this…
218 - Using Analytics From Vape Pens to Track Consumer Preferences
Apr 22, 2018 • 54 min
Daniel Yazbeck CEO of MyDx
217 - Cannabis Grower uses Aquaponics with Massive Cost & Sustainability Benefits
Apr 15, 2018 • 50 min
Warren Bravo of Green Relief
216 - Cannabis Vape Pens That Allow you to Control your Mood
Apr 8, 2018 • 35 min
Charles Jones of LucidMood
215 - Uncertainty in Cannabis Banking Causing Entrepreneurs to Pivot
Apr 1, 2018 • 52 min
Interview with Lamine Zarrad of Tokken and Joust Bank
214 - Cannabis Entrepreneur Drops Everything and Pivots to a Higher Calling
Mar 25, 2018 • 47 min
Interview with Aeron Sullivan
213 - Will The PayPal of Cannabis Solve your Banking Problems?
Mar 18, 2018 • 34 min
Kenneth Berke is the co-founder and President of PayQwick. He is helping cannabis consumers, dispensaries, processors, and cultivators pay and receive payments digitally with their electronic wallet. Learn more and…
212 - Harvard Educated Dr. Pivots to Cannabis-Focused Practice
Mar 11, 2018 • 52 min
Why would a Harvard-educated physician leave behind traditional medicine and create a practice that helps patients use cannabis to help alleviate symptoms associated with stress management, insomnia, and human sexuality? We are going to find out today…
211 - Cannabis & Hemp Medical Applications in the US and Abroad with Dr. Stuart Titus
Mar 4, 2018 • 41 min
Dr. Stuart Titus is the CEO of Medical Marijuana Inc and General Hemp. Dr. Titus talks about how he got into the industry as an investor and then eventually became the CEO. Dr. Titus talks about how cannabis and CBD patients are using it and how he is…
210 - Transferring Ag Tech to The Cannabis Industry
Feb 25, 2018 • 28 min
Gregg Steinberg is the CEO of Growcentia. Together with his three co-founders, Gregg has created an additive called Mammoth that helps cannabis plants become more bioavailable to absorb nutrients. Learn more at: And…
209 - Innovating with Extraction, Terpenes and Vape Cartridges - Nicole Smith
Feb 18, 2018 • 26 min
As overproduction of cannabis swamps some markets savvy entrepreneurs like Nicole Smith are digging in and focusing on creating value for their customers. Learn how Nicole is leading the charge at Evolab making the highest quality custom extraction…
208 - Biohacker Grows Cannabis Compounds in a Lab, Is This The Future?
Feb 11, 2018 • 47 min
Why grow huge gardens of cannabis plants when you take gene samples of the cannabis compounds you want and grow them in yeast? This is the argument Kevin Chen of Hyasynth Bio presents. Learn more at …
207 - Creating Custom Cannabis Oils & Terpene Blends at Home
Feb 4, 2018 • 37 min
Nicole Wicker is the co-founder of Altopa which makes the Oblend. The Oblend device is the size of a K Cup coffee machine and sits on your countertop. The Oblend arrives with modular ingredient packs that allow you to create the perfect cannabis oil…
206 - Creating a Cannabis Accessory Subscription Box - Natasha Irizarry
Jan 28, 2018 • 39 min
Learn how Natasha Irizarry risked it all to ditch the rat race and move to Colorado for her cannabis accessory subscription business StashBox. Learn more at: And Important:What are the five…
205 - How Beneficial Bacteria & Microbe-Rich Soil Create Thriving Cannabis Plants
Jan 21, 2018 • 36 min
Peter Saavedra from Soil Balance Pro educates us on the incredible impact bacteria have on your cannabis plants. Fun Fact Did you know that terpenes are created from the feces of bacteria? Learn more in this fascinating episode. Learn more…
204 - New Grow Room Tech & Intelligence Tools for 2018 with Vincent Harkiewicz
Jan 14, 2018 • 36 min
Vincent Harkiewicz is the co-founder and COO of Grownetics a company building the grow rooms of tomorrow. Vincent shares why if you are not investing your time, money and energy into a perfectly automated and intelligent grow you are missing out on…
203 - (NEW) Cultivating Loyalty from Dispensary Shoppers with Jeff Harris
Jan 7, 2018 • 23 min
How can dispensary owners delight customers to make them repeat customers? Jeff Harris of SpringBig shares how smart dispensaries are crafting offers via text message to drive business. Learn more at: and…