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Incubator Series

In partnership with his business partner Lawrence Lemons, Donnie has formulated an incubator series specifically designed to provide aspiring professionals within the field of cannabis with the skills and experience necessary to enter and succeed within the industry. Ohio MMJ Education program is an intensive workshop based incubator held within Cleveland, OH. The selected participants in OhioMMJ join with other participants into a fellowship based model where they will collaborate on education based workshops, build business models, and obtain mentorships with cannabis leaders within the Ohio market.

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cannabis licenses

Marijuana, also referred to as cannabis, is currently the fastest growing industry in the United States of America. While there are hundreds of ways to get involved in the industry, marijuana licenses to grow, sell and/or create marijuana-infused products have become the most coveted vertical in the industry. If you are interested in getting involved in starting a marijuana business but don’t know where to start. Click below.

CANNABIS businesses

Profiting from the cannabis industry isn't just about licensing. There are many business to business opportunities yet to explore. Many of these business models won't ever touch the plant. As we discuss several business profiles, remember to take into consideration the business flow. Think what business idea could act as a support or could make that particular business more effective.



Marijuana Business Factbook's recent estimate puts the legal-marijuana industry within the United States between $20 billion and $23 billion in 2017. It goes further to estimate the industry could reach as high as $77 billion by 2022. There's no question to the economic impact marijuana has had in the US in recent years. There's no projection of it slowing down anytime soon. Are you interested in learning more about how you can properly invest from multiple financial standings.


With a powerful combination of strategy, vision, and drive, Donnie runs a leadership series educating future cannabis leaders in developing a diverse portfolio of ventures and companies that dominate the cannabis industry.


Investing in the knowledge and education you bring to the table is key in leveraging a quality business partnership in cannabis. 

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