Corktown Detroit

Chris Webber launching massive & multifaceted cannabis operation in Detroit

Yesterday, University of Michigan & NBA Legend Chris Webber announced launched Players Only Holdings and a new $50 million-dollar cannabis operations and training facility in Detroit's Corktown neighborhood.
Gage Cannabis Ferndale

Michigan’s Gage cannabis company acquired by multi-national operator

MJBiz Daily has a report on the acquisition of Michigan cannabis company Gage Growth for $545 million by TerrAscend.
Cannaclusive Office

Michigan MRA launches Joint Ventures Pathway Program

The Joint Ventures Pathway Program will connect eligible social equity participants and those seeking to become social equity participants with adult-use licensees, potential adult-use licensees, and any businesses that wish to work with social equity participants interested in pursuing partnerships.

Town Hall for Michigan entrepreneurs & investors

On June 10 ArcView held an online Town Hall exploring the Michigan cannabis industry that you can watch right now.
Canna Social Equity Fund

Introducing the Canna Social Equity Fund

MITech's Mike Brennan sat down with Connie Maxim-Sparrow to talk about this new effort to help contributors formulate goals related to social equity programs that promote change at the community level.
Fleuresh Cannabis Business Accellerator

Fluresh Cannabis Business Accelerator Getting Results

Brad Spirrison of Grown In has a great feature on Grand Rapids-based Fluresh's minority entrepreneur business accelerator program & the first businesses in the program.
Gage Cannabis Social Equity Grant

Apply for a Gage Cannabis Social Equity Grant!

Gage Cannabis is offering grants of up to $50,000 available to participants of the Michigan MRA Social Equity Program.
Al Harrington of Viola Cannabis

Former NBA Star Al Harrington talks social equity

Esquire Magazine has a nice feature & interview with former NBA star Al Harrington discussing his Viola brand & social equity in the cannabis space.
Cimone Casson Me and Yellow Success

MRA proposes crowdfunding to improve equitable capital access

The Green Market Report says that the Michigan Marijuana Regulatory Agency has announced proposed changes to the state’s cannabis laws and regulations aimed at improving access to capital for people of color seeking to break into the cannabis market.