Luncheon Recap: The First 15 Months - Medical Cannabis Dispensaries

Thank you for joining us on Thursday, August 24th for a panel discussion on the progress and challenges of the first 15 months since the eight medical cannabis licenses were announced. We also had a deep dive presentation on cannabis financing dynamics with Kalani Ho-Nikaido, Director of Finance & Administration with Maui Grown Therapies.

Our Featured Panelists Included: 

  • Kalani Ho-Nikaido - Director of Finance & Administration, Maui Grown Therapies
  • Brian Goldstein - Founder & CEO, Manoa Botanicals LLC 
  • Dana Ciccone - Ownder & CEO, Steep Hill Hawaii 
  • Me Fuimaono-Poe - Family Nurse Practitioner, Malie Cannabis Clinic 
  • Will Espero - Senator, District 19, Hawaii Legislature 
  • Tai Cheng - Co-Founder & COO, Aloha Green Holdings 

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