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CWCBExpo 2023 - "Adult-Use Retail Dispensary Business Bootcamp: How to Execute Your Operational Plans for a Successful Launch and Business Operation"


Harry Carpenter


Saturday, June 03, 2023

08:00 AM - 11:00 AM ET(05:00 AM - 08:00 AM PT)


Jacob Javits Convention Center

Cannabis Advisory Services Practice Co-Leader Harry Carpenter and Manager Renata Serban will be speaking at the 2023 CWCBExpo in New York City for a master class focused on the emerging opportunities and logistics surrounding licensing and owning adult-use retail business in NY and NJ. This instructional bootcamp style class, presented by a panel of industry professionals and dispensary owners, will also include a well-rounded and detailed national view of retail dispensary business ownership.

Attendees will get the following instruction during this Master Class and Bootcamp in segmented programming modules, and they will meet and hear from professionals and dispensary owners:

  • How to build a strong applicant team when applying for a cannabis license in New York, New Jersey, and elsewhere
  • Social equity, diversity and inclusion licensing opportunities in New York and New Jersey with a focus social equity programs for minorities, women, veterans and other groups
  • Top things to consider when raising capital and developing a cannabis business plan tailored to your overall Company Structure
  • Essential next steps operators need to take once they’ve had their license application approved
  • Top things to consider when securing cannabis real estate and outfitting your dispensary
  • Essential and actionable steps to ensure Approval to Operate (ATO) for a successful launch
  • SOPs to launch and sustain an adult-use retail business
  • Procuring product and honing in on your product mix
  • Creating a solid Communications plan
  • Marketing and branding
  • Grand opening event plan

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