IGNITE Missouri – Industry Event and Pitch Competition

IGNITE Missouri – Industry Event and Pitch Competition



An industry education and connection event featuring a “Shark Tank” style cannabis entrepreneur pitch competition supporting women and minorities who have graduated from the Cannabis Business Licensing Bootcamp put on by Minorities for Medical Marijuana (M4MM) and Oaksterdam University.

Sunday May 19th

Blueberry Hill / Duck Room

6p-10p with pitch competition from 7p-9p

Calling all Canna-connoisseurs, investors, and all interested in learning more about the cannabis industry – on May 19, Green Rush Consulting is hosting the first of its kind event, “Ignite Missouri.” The Ignite Missouri event features food, live music, CBD vendors, cash raffle prizes, and a “Shark Tank” style cannabis entrepreneur pitch competition that supports women and minorities.

Medical Cannabis Pitch Competition Judging Panel: 
Nine groups will be presenting for the cash grand prize plus a Silver level MoCannTrade association membership and scholarship to #oaksterdamuniversity.

Judges include:

  • Charles Wu, Executive Publisher, Technologist & Investor
  • Leah Heise, Cannabis Industry Executive, Multi-state Operator & Chief Experience Officer at @_4frontventures_
  • Dr. Lance McCarthy, Faith Based Economist & Investment Advisor, and co-founder of @ferguson1000stl
  • Derek Mays, Deputy General Counsel at Maritz and MoCannTrade Board Member
  • Moderated by Zeta Ceti, CEO & co-founder of @greenrushconsulting, international public speaker and ten year cannabis licensing expert.

We are thrilled to have these professionals provide their expertise & help build the next great economy in Missouri. Please join us for this first of its kind event in Missouri

This event is presented by Green Rush Consulting, with co-hosts Cannabis Doing Good, A Red Circle, Oaksterdam University & Missouri Cannabis Business Review, featuring Mammoth Piano, proceeds go towards two non-profits working to repair from the harms of the War on Drugs, M4MM and The Last Prisoner Project. Tickets are $25 sold on Eventbrite

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Location: Blueberr HIll Duck Room - St. Louis MO
Date: May 19, 2019
End Date: May 19, 2019