INNOVATORS AT HEART.

We don’t just lead by confidence, we lead from award-winning experience.

30+ Years

Of combined industry experience.

 

Over $160M

In closed cannabis transactions.

 

16 States

Secured over 3 dozen cannabis licenses in 16 Competitive State Processes.

PARTNERSHIP OVER PRETENSE.

We’ve been around the industry since the beginning, helping passionate entrepreneurs evolve and further their own businesses through strategy, law, finance, acquisitions, and more to minimize risk and maximize growth. No matter what stage of business you’re in, our skilled and nimble team is primed to help you launch into your next best phase.

SARA GULLICKSON

Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer

Cannabis entrepreneur and multi-state medical marijuana license holder, Sara leads our team with a decade of experience in the industry. She’s helped numerous stakeholders grow their businesses profitably, with opening cannabis facilities and operational experience from the East to the West Coast. Sara also personally holds cannabis business licenses in Nevada, North Dakota, and Ohio. She was on Marijuana Business Magazine’s Women to Watch list and Benzinga’s Top 20 Women to Dominate the International Cannabis Space.

SARA GULLICKSON

Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer

Cannabis entrepreneur and multi-state medical marijuana license holder, Sara leads our team with a decade of experience in the industry. She’s helped numerous stakeholders grow their businesses profitably, with opening cannabis facilities and operational experience from the East to the West Coast. Sara also personally holds cannabis business licenses in Nevada, North Dakota, and Ohio. She was on Marijuana Business Magazine’s Women to Watch list and Benzinga’s Top 20 Women to Dominate the International Cannabis Space.

MAXIME KOT

Director Of Licensing

Maxime has five years of marijuana industry experience with a proven track record in competitive government requests for applications to secure marijuana business licenses. She provides consulting and strategic guidance on marijuana business licensing for dispensary, manufacturing, and grower application processes. Maxime has achieved dozens of licensing wins across 13 state markets and oversees team resources allocations and provides direction to control application development processes.

MAXIME KOT

Director Of Licensing

Maxime has five years of marijuana industry experience with a proven track record in competitive government requests for applications to secure marijuana business licenses. She provides consulting and strategic guidance on marijuana business licensing for dispensary, manufacturing, and grower application processes. Maxime has achieved dozens of licensing wins across 13 state markets and oversees team resources allocations and provides direction to control application development processes.

DONALD BURTON

Advisor

Donald Burton has worked in executive level positions, operations, sales and marketing for several businesses including pharmaceuticals. Notable is his 4 years as District Sales Manager for Sanofi Aventis U.S., a leader in the field of product development and Patient assistance within the United States pharmaceutical industry, where he directed the Cleveland Clinic Specialty and Metabolism Business Units. He currently holds marijuana business licenses in several states including Nevada, Ohio, and Michigan.

MAXIME KOT

Director Of Licensing

Maxime has five years of marijuana industry experience with a proven track record in competitive government requests for applications to secure marijuana business licenses. She provides consulting and strategic guidance on marijuana business licensing for dispensary, manufacturing, and grower application processes. Maxime has achieved dozens of licensing wins across 13 state markets and oversees team resources allocations and provides direction to control application development processes.

LARRY LEMONS

Advisor

Larry Lemons started Snowell Enterprises Inc., a consultancy specializing in Business Management and Consulting. Since Snowell, Lemons has successfully built and operated Nifty genius LLC, an apparel manufacturing and consulting company as well as The Harvest Foundation of Nevada, a State regulated medical marijuana facility in Las Vegas Nevada. He also holds and operates medical marijuana business licenses in Ohio and Michigan.

MAXIME KOT

Director Of Licensing

Maxime has five years of marijuana industry experience with a proven track record in competitive government requests for applications to secure marijuana business licenses. She provides consulting and strategic guidance on marijuana business licensing for dispensary, manufacturing, and grower application processes. Maxime has achieved dozens of licensing wins across 13 state markets and oversees team resources allocations and provides direction to control application development processes.

ANN TORREZ

Advisor

Ann Torrez has experience in research and development of cannabis products and accessories, analysis of cannabis market research, and coordinates with cultivation and manufacturing for new and emerging cannabis strains/products within the United States. She also has experience in preparing and submitting 30+ applications for cannabis business licensing in over 11 markets. Currently, Ann is a Receivership Specialist, acting on behalf of court-appointed receiver, managing cannabis businesses. Responsible for the protection and growth of assets in compliance with local, state, and federal guidelines. Providing operational and regulatory expertise along with business acumen tailored to each project.

"Cannabis Business Advisors is a world-class company. Their tactical and strategic knowledge will guide any business to success. CB Advisors' advice and counsel played a key role in making Strive Life the only locally awarded dispensary in North Dakota."

- Jonathan O'KeefeDispensary Owner, Strive Life Grand Forks

"SARA’S SUCCESS SPEAKS FOR ITSELF. OUR COMPANY CONTINUES TO ENGAGE SARA FOR ONGOING CONSULTING AND HER ADVICE REMAINS SOLID AND RELEVANT TO OUR GROWTH."

- JonathanOwner, Firefly Dispensaries in Pennsylvania.

"WORKING WITH SARA WAS A PLEASURE. WE DON’T KNOW HOW WE WOULD HAVE GOTTEN THROUGH THE APPLICATION PROCESS WITHOUT HER."

- Kristina BeglarianArizona Vertically Integrated Facility Owner

"Sara reduced much of the management team’s stress by her knowledge, execution, resolving conflicts, and firm but confident approach."

- Dr. Robert CaprettoChairman, Solevo Wellness

"Sara’s success speaks for itself. Our company continues to engage Sara for ongoing consulting and her advice remains solid and relevant to our growth."

- JonathanOwner, Firefly Dispensaries in Pennsylvania.

"Working with Sara was a pleasure. We don’t know how we would have gotten through the application process without her."

-Kristina BeglarianArizona Vertically Integrated Facility Owner

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