Wed 26 December 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Polly - Rothschild Boulevard 60, Tel Aviv,
Fusion LA is happy to invite you to a special event about the extraordinary growth of the cannabis industry, with Michael Miller, Co-Founder at Over 21 Capital Partners, an LA-based investment and advisory firm focused exclusively on the cannabis sector. The event will take place at the Polly Bar, Rothschild 60 st. Tel Aviv, on Dec-26 (Wednesday) at 19:00pm.
PLEASE NOTE: The talk will be held in English.
Join us to learn from Michael Miller about the extraordinary growth of the cannabis industry, legalization presently in 30 states and the District of Columbia, 30 countries and over $8 billion in revenue anticipated domestically this year, and $23 billion (legal) anticipated by 2021.
Michael Miller is a Co-Founder at Over 21 Capital Partners, an investment and advisory firm focused exclusively on the cannabis sector. He is the host of “CannaBusiness”, the first international radio talk show focused exclusively on the business of the global marijuana industry. Miller also co-founded the Beach Cities Cannabis Conference and is working on his second book: “Weedonomics: from Criminal to Capitalist Enterprise”.
Before tapping into the cannabis industry, Miller presented over a 30-year Wall Street legal and financial career. He was the Managing Director of Bel Air Investment Advisers – overseeing $4 billion for an estimated 250 high net worth individuals. Afterwards, he oversaw the Wealth Advisory Group of Northern Trust in Lo Angeles, and was responsible for over $2 billion in asset oversight, client management, banking and trust and estates.
Miller is a board member at Friends of the Technion, The London School of Economics, Bet Tzedek, the Anti-Sex and Child Labor Trafficing Foundation and Project Heal.
The event will take place at Polly Bar, Rothschild 60 st. Tel Aviv.
19:00 – Doors open, 20:00 – talk starts.
** Fusion LA **
Fusion LA is the first accelerator for Israeli start-ups in Los Angeles. We selectively accept ~6 teams every 6 months to go through our intensive mentorship-driven program. We help our portfolio companies commercialize their products, “Americanize” their value propositions and adapt their go-to-market strategies to the US market. During the program, we facilitate meetings between our Israeli founders and Venture Capitalists, tech executives & like-minded entrepreneurs in LA and Silicon Valley. Our vision is to support a long-term bridge of innovation between the LA & Israeli tech ecosystems.
Fusion LA’s next batch will begin in Feb 2019. Portfolio companies receive $20K cash investment and the full 3-month accelerator program, including: Free office space and business address for US operation in Santa Monica | Subsidized housing option | Support system of US-based industry experts, investors, executives and Fusion LA alumni.