Celia Watson Seupel - CNBC
Rebecca Hiscott - Mashable
Jack Smith - LA Times
June 19, 2014
"Massive paradigm shifts are when fortunes are made. Generational fortunes. And there has never been a confluence of massive changes happening all at once on a global scale like there is today."
June 17, 2014
"The company is developing a mobile and desktop app that marijuana users can use to ask dispensaries about symptoms and cannabis strains. App users can participate, anonymously if they like, in chat, text or video chat with dispensary workers to find the right kinds of medical marijuana to sell their customers. Customers can use the app to reserve products for pick-up at the store, similar to the way a pharmacy works."
June 12, 2014
"A service to help marijuana patients learn about their medicine, CannaBuild, announced $225,000 in seed funding (no pun intended) from investment network ArcView Group on Thursday."
June 12, 2014
"CannaBuild, a privately held Denver technology startup, has announced a seed fund round of $225K raised from investors through The ArcView Group. CannaBuild looks to enhance the customer experience in cannabis by building the first genuine, online budtending experience."
June 11, 2014
"Fastest-growing industry in America’ employs many, but tax laws and access to banks remain obstacles."
June 9, 2014
"Medicine Man has raised $1.6 million in capital and is expanding its grow facility as part of a dream to develop a national brand in an industry that is barely six months old: recreational marijuana."
May 30, 2014
“If you are going to play in the public markets or with any of the penny stocks, do a lot of research on these companies." - says ArcView's CEO, Troy Dayton.
May 29, 2014
"ArcView predicts that even under the current regulations, the California cannabis market will reach $1.1 billion in 2014—and that an initiative expected to go before voters in 2016 will make it fully legal that year."
May 29, 2014
"Troy Dayton, CEO of The ArcView Group, which provides angel investments for the cannabis industry, kicked off the summit Thursday morning with a rousing keynote speech about how far the industry has come in recent years and the huge potential for growth in the future."
May 25, 2014
"One marijuana investment firm, ArcView, predicts that within just five years [the cannabis industry] could be worth as much as $10 billion."
May 23, 2014
““Not a single cannabis-related company is bigger than $100 million, not even close. Show me another industry of this size that doesn’t have such a player.”
May 16, 2014
"Featuring Troy Dayton of the ArcView group, which hosts angel forums and pitch competitions for cannabis-related business. It's not just pot shops, people, we're talking vaporizers, testing equipment, infrastructure and farming technology."
May 15, 2014
"ArcView is a San Francisco angel investor group for the cannabis industry. Among the investors is Joby Pritzker, scion of the Pritzker family -- one of America's wealthiest."
May 8, 2014
"The reason there's so much opportunity in ancillary businesses is because the industry is being underserved by traditional players," Dayton said. "In part, it's because they fear the reputational risk and they fear the market is too small. But it's growing fast."
April 21, 2014
"As Robert Frichtel, president and CEO of Advanced Cannabis Solutions told Bloomberg Businessweek in January, “Everybody is running toward this as the next entrepreneurial wave—the green rush.”
April 8, 2014
"It's a small group that have been meeting these past few years," Williams said. "We all know each other very well. We support each other. I prefer investors from ArcView Group because they care about the industry and they are involved."
March 30, 2014
"A survey by the research arm of ArcView Group, a network of cannabis industry investors to which RODAWG belongs, valued the legal cannabis market at $1.53 billion in 2013, with a projected 68% increase for 2014."
March 26, 2014
"The ArcView Group sees 68% growth in legal cannabis markets in 2014 and is helping investors get in on the ground floor. For more on the high times ahead for the pot industry, BNN talks to Troy Dayton, CEO."
March 22, 2014
"A little more than a year ago, it would have been worthy of a headline if a sitting politician came to talk to a cannabis group," he said. "Now they are calling us, asking to speak at our events."
March 17, 2014
"The deals that we are considering have come directly from ArcView or someone we met through ArcView," said Jake Schrader [of Articulated Investors]. "ArcView has been instrumental in getting us plugged in to the cannabis industry."
March 14, 2014
"The ArcView Group, a San Francisco-based investing and market research firm for high-net-worth investors, estimates the national legal market (including recreational and medical marijuana) at $1.53 billion in 2013 and expects it to grow to $2.57 billion by the end of 2014, with marijuana sales in Washington and Colorado pulling in $316 million and $802 million, respectively. ArcView says the national market could reach $10.2 billion in five years."
JOSH MEZHER & GAVIN KOGAN