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The Dime

By Bryan Fields & Kellan Finney
Learn about the exploding cannabis industry from the ones building it. Join us as we uncover the real How and Why across every topic.
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Cannabis Compliance, a moving target ft. Dede Perkins CEO of ProCanna
How can cannabis operators stay up to date on the every changing regulations from state to state? Today, we present a solution with Dede Perkins, CEO and co-founder of ProCanna. ProCanna is a SaaS compliance, operations, and knowledge management solution for the cannabis industry. They are helping MSO's elevate their business and stay ahead of the curve.  Stream this episode to hear Overcoming fear in the cannabis space Future cannabis regulations Best compliance practices High standards for cannabis Figuring out the cannabis business as it grows ProCanna is a team of cannabis industry professionals who understand the challenges of running an efficient, compliant, and most importantly, profitable cannabis business. ProCanna allows owners and operators to confidently implement, maintain, track, and share proof of compliant operations in a cost-effective way. Learn more at https://procanna-usa.com/ Follow The Dime Podcast on Twitter: https://twitter.com/thedime_8th?lang=en #compliance #cannabis #cannabiscommunity #420 #weedlife #brandingdesign #cannabiscompliancemag #cannabis #weed #marijuana #420lifestyle #rebrandingcannabis #cannabisinnovations #cannabistechnology #womenincannabis #cannabiscompliance #cannabissoftware #cannabiz #seedtosaletracking
43:21
January 27, 2022
Veterinary Cannabis: ft. Dr. Tim Shu of VetCBD
Today we are talking about plant based medicine for the furry members of your family! Hosts Bryan and Kellan sit down with VETCBD founder, Dr. Tim Shu to dive into the world of CBD for pets. Stream this episode to learn more about Veterinarian CBD Animal vs human cannabis response Higher quality of life for animals Endocannabinoid System Dr. Tim Shu is the founder and chief executive officer of VETCBD. As chief executive officer, Dr. Shu manages direction and strategy at VETCBD, and oversees research and development, marketing, sales, and support. Listen to The Dime podcast to learn about the exploding cannabis industry from the ones building it. Join us as we uncover the real How and Why across every topic
37:50
January 20, 2022
Indigenous cannabis partnership: ft. Gary Santo, CEO of Tilt Holdings
For Gary Santo, cannabis is all about collaboration and camaraderie which is why he focuses his business model on partnership versus competition. Tilt Holdings is setting up partnerships with the Shinnecock nation in New York state. Passionate about social equity, CEO Gary Santo is setting indigenous entrepreneurs up for success with training, resources, and business networking. Listen to today’s episode to hear: Partnering with brands expand East Cannabis relationship with Shinnecock tribe Investing in your employees Gary Santo is the CEO of Tilt Holdings. He brings more than 25 years of experience leading lean, high-performance teams in Consumer Credit, Financial Services, Gaming and Technology, Higher Education and Specialty-Pharma. Mr. Santo holds an Investor Relations Charter® certification from the National Investor Relations Institute as well as a degree in Political Science from Boston University. Reach out to Gary Santo through Linked In: www.linkedin.com/in/garysanto/
52:16
January 13, 2022
Cannabis Withdrawal: ft. Nicolas Schlienz, Ph.D. and licensed Psychologist.
We are starting the year off on a high note! Dive into the world of cannabis research as Bryan and Kellan talk with Nicolas Schlienz Ph.D. about his work with cannabis. Nicolas Schlienz is passionate about Eliminating health inequities and barriers to healthcare which is why he joined Realm of Caring as their Research Director. Listen to today’s episode to hear more about: Cannabis for PTSD Endocannabinoid Systems Tobacco vs Cannabis withdrawal Clinical cannabis trials Veterans using Cannabis to treat Vietnam and Iraq PTSD Cannabinoids as a natural means for relief. Realm of Caring is a 501(c)3 non-profit redefining cannabis through innovative research, revolutionary education, and empowering global community connections. Visit realmofcaring.org to learn more. #cannabiscommunity #cannabis #thc #cbd #weed #medicated #sativa #indica #marijuana #cannabisculture
52:30
January 06, 2022
Fyllo- Grow bigger faster: cannabis compliance ft Jeff Ragovin of Fyllo
Tech pioneer and industry veteran, Jeff Ragovin shares his thoughts on Fyllo, cannabis software and cannabis use in professional sports. Jeff has a proven track record of leading and scaling technology platforms.   Listen to today’s episode to hear Growing cannabis companies faster with data Providing regulatory changes easily First SaaS solution for cannabis industry     The Dime is a podcast with industry-leading guests hosted by the co-founders of 8th Revolution. This is the Dime, a dive into the cannabis and hemp industry.
43:20
December 30, 2021
From Seed to Sale: ft Robert Beasley, CEO of Cansortium Inc
How does a company handle cannabis from seed to sale across multiple states with regulation differences? Listen to The Dime podcast's episode where Bryan and Kellan speak with Robert Beasley of Cansortium.  Cansortium has developed strong proficiencies in each of cultivation, processing, retail, and distribution activities, the result of successfully operating in the highly regulated cannabis industry. Listen to today's episode for: West Coast vs East Coast Cannabis Florida legal cannabis market Educating new cannabis users Cannabis scaling limitations Receive more information on Cansortium through their website: https://investors.getfluent.com/ Love The Dime Podcast? Sign up for our monthly report to receive insights and trends into the cannabis market: https://www.eighthrevolution.com/monthly-report/
42:33
December 23, 2021
High Tech Cannabis Extraction: ft Rob Wirtz of MACH Technologies
Explore the world of cannabis extraction with a global leader that is vertically integrated and made in America in this episode.  MACH Technologies is focused on developing cutting edge technologies, processes, and equipment for botanical extraction. Their engineered systems are designed with safety, efficiencies, throughput, and ease of use in mind. Our team of mechanical, electrical, controls, and chemical engineers ensure our equipment and processing systems are the latest technology, and we are driven by innovation. Featured in Today’s Episode: Cutting edge botanical extraction Innovative cannabis processing Leading customers to success based on their goals If you are Curious about the cannabis industry, but nervous that you'll get lost in the haze, then stream The Dime podcast where hosts Bryan Fields and Kellan Finney break down the cannabis industry with the one’s building the future.
39:40
December 16, 2021
Infusing Cannabis Products: ft Ben Larson, CEO of Vertosa
Dive into the world of cannabis-infused products in today’s episode. We sit down with Ben Larson, CEO of Vertosa. Vertosa creates the most effective and reliable active ingredients for infused product makers. They are an industry leader when it comes to cannabis infused products.  This is the episode for you whether you prefer gummies, snacks or beverages.  Featured in Today’s Episode: The origin and values of Vertosa Establishing trust as a Cannabis startup. Cannabis infused beverages Scientific cannabis research Vertosa is focused on the sciences of surface chemistry and plant medicine, with a team of experts that work closely with their clients and lab partners throughout the manufacturing process to achieve target potency and accelerate products to market.
57:22
December 09, 2021
Opening the door for Minorities in Cannabis: ft Tahir Johnson, US Cannabis Council
Hear as @BryanFields24 and @Kellan_Finney speak with Tahir Johnson, Director of Social Equity and Inclusion for the US Cannabis Council. Tahir is a change agent committed to solving industry challenges related to social equity and social justice. He hopes to pilot programs with HBCUs to open up careers and economic opportunities in the cannabis industry.  Listen to this episode to hear: Social equity in the cannabis space Ideas of incorporating HBCUs into the cannabis industry Opening the door for individuals of color in cannabis Cannabis pioneers in the black community Tahir believes that as we move forward with legalization, it is important that equity is included. He attended Howard University and worked in wealth management with Morgan Stanley, where he served on the Diversity Council. You can become a member of the US Cannabis Council at uscannabiscouncil.org/members#BecomeaMember
47:29
December 02, 2021
Connecting Professional Cannabis Leaders: featuring Mike Mejer of GreenLane Communications
Mike Mejer, CEO of Green Lane Communications, has a passion for helping cannabis businesses succeed.  Our latest episode of The Dime Podcast features Mike and his extensive knowledge on Cannabis branding. Featured in today’s Episode: Importance of relationships in cannabis Establishing cannabis professionalism Building cannabis brands Connect cannabis professionals Green Lane Communication is a public relations and marketing firm that connects cannabis leaders to media and press opportunities to increase brand awareness, establish credibility, earn consumers' trust, and to penetrate one of the most competitive industries at scale.
45:13
November 25, 2021
Cannabis Nursing Solutions with Ashley Grimes MS, RN-BC LSSBB
Cannabis is the future of medicine. In today’s episode of The Dime, Bryan and Kellan sit down with Ashley Wynn-Grimes, MS, RN-BC LSSBB. Ashley is an agent of change in the field of medicine. She has taken her expertise in healthcare, professional development, and process improvement to develop a standardized approach for nursing professionals, Cannabis Nursing Solutions. Cannabis Nursing Solutions’ continuing nursing education activity is approved by the American Holistic Nurses Association. Featured in Today’s Episode Healthcare that becomes a lifestyle Nurse advocacy for Cannabis Cannabis as medicine for the future Medical cannabis for students: Connor and Raina's Law Become a supporter of The Dime Podcast: https://anchor.fm/thedime/support
34:40
November 19, 2021
Cannabinoids for Cancer: ft. MSc BioChemist Ben Euhus
Ben Euhus , Cannabis Scientist MSc BioChemist traveled to Israel to see first hand what the world’s leader in cannabis research is discovering. In this episode we explore the scientific world of cannabis and how it can be a dramatic change for personalized medicine for all. Hear what the world is doing in the field of Cannabis. Featured in Today’s Episode: Is Israel leading the way for cannabis-based research? Endocannabinoid system Treating cancer with cannabis Clinical cannabis studies Dronabinol, man-made THC Cannabis based scientific research Ben Euhus is a Biochemist interested in the drug development pipeline, as well as innovative solutions in the field of biotech. He is a seasoned cannabis scientist with first hand experience in researching the therapeutic potential of cannabis compounds in a pre-clinical setting.
47:08
November 11, 2021
Arizona Cannabis Legalization: FT. Sam Richard of ADA
Arizona is one of the most recent additions to the list of states that has legalized marijuana for adult use. The Smart Safe Initiative passed in 2020 and today we talk with one of the masterminds of legalizing Cannabis, Sam Richard. Hear everything you need to know about legalizing marijuana in today’s episode. Featured in Today’s Episode The Key ingredients to a Successful Initiative Arizona’s Cannabis Market Best Practices to Legalize Cannabis Protecting the Cannabis Ecosystem Collaborating in Cannabis Best soils for Cannabis growth in Arizona Sam is a strategic thinker and is well versed in the development of complex government affairs, communications, and media plans. Sam has a degree in nonprofit leadership and management from Arizona (Go Sun Devils) State University's College of Public Service and Community Solutions, is a Fellow of the Flinn-Brown Civic Leadership Academy, and holds certificates from both Valley Leadership and the Center for Progressive Leadership. Sam was recently recognized by the Arizona Capitol Times in its inaugural Breakouts Award highlighting "the sharpest political minds in the state," and has previously been recognized in the Phoenix New Times' Best of Phoenix as Best Lobbyist and by the Phoenix Business Journal as a member of the 2013 class of Forty under 40.
52:25
November 04, 2021
Leading the way into Cannabis: Ft. the Cannabis PR Queen Rosie Mattio
Rosie Mattio has been hailed as the PR Queen and named as one of Forbes 15 Powerful and Innovative Women in Cannabis. Bryan and Kellan had the opportunity to go behind the scenes and learn how Rosie grew her own firm into the #1 ranked Cannabis PR firm. Listen today to hear Cannabis marketing insights and learn from the best in the business. Featured in Today’s Episode: Founding the #1 Cannabis PR Firm Bringing Cannabis into mainstream media Oprah and Vouge in Cannabis Cannabis marketing strategies Cannabis client relationships Rosie has helped assemble global media coverage in mainstream publications, including the first cannabis article ever published in Oprah Magazine. Her firm has grown with the Cannabis market. Visit https://www.mattio.com/ to learn more.
39:04
October 29, 2021
Texas Cannabis: Shayda Torabi CEO of Restart CBD
Shayda Torabi runs the #1 rated CBD dispensary in Austin, Texas along with her sisters. Since 2015, her Texas grown family has used CBD. Inspired by their mother, the Torabi sisters founded Restart CBD which seeks to provide high quality cannabinoid solutions. Hear in today’s episode: The origin of Restart CBD How CBD has been a family affair for the Torabis Educating individuals on Cannabis Breaking the Cannabis stigma in Texas Women Entrepreneurs in a male dominated field Find out how Shayda, along with her sisters founded one of the nations most recognized brands in CBD. After listening to The Dime, check out Shayda’s personal podcast, To be Blunt. Don’t forget to subscribe to The Dime Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Anchor or your favorite streaming platform.
01:03:32
October 22, 2021
Disrupting Cannabis for Social Equity: Martine Pierre of Cannalution leads the way to revolution
How does a tweet become a community of Cannabis minded individuals seeking to help grow and advance diversity? Today, Bryan and Kellan speak with Martine Francis Pierre, a growth and content marketing strategist who became the founder of Cannalution with one tweet. Martine Francis Pierre is here to disrupt the industry in a meaningful way. Featured in today’s episode: How Martine is creating a community of shared resources Identifying the needs and wants of a community building around that Helping people of color break through into the cannabis industry Representation for the people who are not being represented in Cannabis Support Black and Brown Entrepreneurs
57:36
October 15, 2021
Creating the Cannabis Conference: MJBizCon delivers the highest experience in professional Cannabis
Bryan and Kellan sit down with Chris Walsh, the CEO of MJ Biz Daily in today’s episode. As a former business journalist and reporter editor, Chris Walsh has extensive knowledge of the business world. Today he provides insights into demonstrating the credibility of the people and business of Cannabis. Listen today to hear: How the Cannabis Industry started and is still developing Cannabis business uncertainty DEA raids on legal cannabis dispensaries Creating MJBizCon, a professional cannabis conference and expo Chris Walsh set out to prove that the Cannabis industry is a legitimate professional business. He oversees the editorial, events, marketing, sales and new products divisions of the largest B2B media, research and trade show/conference company in the global cannabis industry. Visit https://mjbizconference.com/for more information.
41:27
October 08, 2021
Cannabis Consulting: How ArcView Consulting helps Cannabis companies succeed ft. Jason Malcolm
After 15 years of experience in Financial services, Jason Malcolm was hungry for a challenge. As the Principal of Arcview Management Consulting, Jason helps budding Cannabis businesses flourish in the quickly changing cannabis industry. Bryan Fields @bryanfields24 and Kellan Finney @Kellan_Finney gain insight into Jason’s knowledge on the Cannabis market by discussing: The competitive cannabis market Launching cannabis programs Licensing structure and complexity Strategic feedback that leads to success Hurdles that operators are faced with Lessons learned for future generations Don’t forget to hit that share button! Become a supporter of The Dime Podcast: https://anchor.fm/thedime/support Arcview Management Consulting is a global management firm with extensive knowledge in cannabis and hemp to better help companies succeed and scale in the industry. You can learn more by visiting https://arcviewconsulting.com.
39:45
October 01, 2021
Cannabis 101: Cannabis history and investment future education with Jordan Highley
Bryan and Kellan sit down with Money Coach and Brand Builder, Jordan Highley of Make More Capital. After working as a public school educator, Jordan Highley wanted to provide financial education to individuals who are looking to build generational wealth. Make More Capital is his financial education brand that seeks to empower ambitious people on how they can cut out expensive fees and keep more of their profit. Listen to The Dime Podcast to hear Jordan discuss: Money Management What Cannabis company first caught his eye Background into the History of Cannabis Removing the Stigma of Cannabis Impacts of Global Cannabis being legalized After listening to today’s episode, you can learn more about Jordan’s work by visiting https://makemorecapital.com/ and following him on Twitter @makemorecapital Let @bryanfields24 and @kellan_finney know what you think of today’s episode on social media! Become a supporter of The Dime Podcast: https://anchor.fm/thedime/support
48:34
September 24, 2021
What is Delta-10 THC with Dr. Matt Moore
What is Delta-10 THC? The Dime has its first returning guest, Dr. Matt Moore, principal scientist at Benuvia Manufacturing to discuss Delta-10 THC. Before listening to today’s episode, check out our prior session with Dr. Moore where we discussed Delta-8 THC (link: https://anchor.fm/thedime/episodes/Delta-8-THC-Deep-Dive-featuring-Dr--Matt-Moore-epgkvn) or our intro to Delta-8 episode (link: https://anchor.fm/thedime/episodes/Delta-8-THC-emd2s8) Featured in today’s episode: · Delta-10 THC · Tetrahydrocannabinol clinical research and analysis · Lawmakers lack knowledge about cannabis · What should be on the radar of people in the Cannabinoid space? Become a supporter of The Dime Podcast: https://anchor.fm/thedime/support Benuvia Manufacturing is a leading developer and manufacturer of high-purity, pharmaceutical cannabinoid ingredients and products.
50:36
September 17, 2021
The Etiquette of High Society: Sitting down with author and journalist Andrew Ward @thecannawriter
Listen today to hear Cannabis journalist and author, Andrew Ward talk with hosts Bryan @bryanfields24 and Kellan @kellan_finney about the world of Cannabis culture and writing. You will also here insights about Educating the Public about Cannabis THC Caps and Future Legislation Inspiration for his book The Art of Marijuana Etiquette Professions in Cannabis After working for a startup, Andrew Ward was trying to find a sector of the marketing and writing world he fit into and could be passionate about. He saw the newly budding cannabis industry and threw himself into the field. Now with over 500 published pieces, Andrew is a key figure in the cannabis community. You can purchase Andrew's books on Amazon as well as other favorite retailers.  You can support The Dime Podcast by following us on Social Media or by sharing your favorite episode with a friend. 
48:13
September 10, 2021
Helping Cannabis Start Ups Light Up: How LeafWire is connecting Investors, Start Ups, and everyone in between together.
Bryan Fields @bryanfields24 and Kellan Finney @Kellan_Finney sit down with Peter Vogel, the CEO of Leafwire. Leafwire was founded to provide a welcoming and safe community for Cannabis business professionals. This community allows entrepreneurs, investors and individuals interested in cannabis to connect, share news and collaborate. With Leafwire, everyone grows together. Featured in Today’s episode: How Leafwire has become the LinkedIn of Cannabis & Hemp Industry How investors can find upcoming businesses to invest in What is new and upcoming for Leafwire How Leafwire is helping people network in the Cannabis industry You will also hear what Peter thinks the biggest misconception in the Cannabis Industry is as well as advice he has to share. Peter Vogel is the CEO of Leafwire. After working in Technology startups for 20 years, Peter Vogel decided to step into the Cannabis business industry. You can join Leafwire to learn industry news and to network to Don’t forget to Follow The Dime Podcast (https://anchor.fm/thedime) on Instagram and Twitter 
39:55
September 03, 2021
Budding Cannabis News: Who are the next major companies in the Cannabis Market with Matt O’Brien of Four PM
Bryan Fields (Twitter: @bryanfields24) and Kellan Finney (Twitter: @Kellan_Finney) discuss the next big companies to enter the Cannabis arena with Matthew O'Brien of Four PM. In today's episode catch insight into Companies that are currently investing in Cannabis Value and importance of the Budtender Educating and helping customers find their cannabis experience How the US legalizing Cannabis federally will impact Canada Uber and Amazon transporting Cannabis in the future The goal of Four PM is to provide readers with valuable industry insights so they can stay up to date on the complex and rapidly changing modern cannabis industry. Sign up to receive Four PM Newsletter on their site: https://www.fourpm.co/ Don't forget to follow The Dime Podcast (https://anchor.fm/thedime) on Instagram and Twitter 
53:01
August 27, 2021
Optimizing Cannabis for the Consumer Experience: ft. Colin Landforce CTO of Unrivaled Brands
Listen to The Dime Podcast's episode today as Bryan Fields (Twitter: @bryanfields24) and Kellan Finney (Twitter: @Kellan_Finney) discuss  Cannabis as a CPG with Colin Landforce (Twitter: @landforce)  In this episode learn about: Aggressive Advancements that are happening in the world of Cannabis How BudTenders enhance the Cannabis Experience for New and Veteran Users Experiences for a Newbie when they walk into a Dispensary for the first time Terra Tech Merger with Unrivaled Brands Consistency as a pillar in the STICKS™ pre-roll brand Biggest Misconceptions in Cannabis  Follow The Dime Podcast (https://anchor.fm/thedime) on Instagram and Twitter  Colin Landforce is the CTO of Unrivaled Brands https://www.linkedin.com/in/colinlandforce/ Colin Landforce, co-founder and President of LTRMN, is a versatile entrepreneur that has taken his 10 years of experience in regulated and emerging consumer spaces and brought that to Unrivaled Brands, Inc. team. A tactical leader, Mr. Landforce is responsible for bringing three consumer brands from concept to shelf while leading the growth of one of the largest cannabis distribution networks in country, serving more than 1,000 storefronts to date. With deep experience at the intersection of recreational cannabis and CPG
35:50
August 20, 2021
Deciding on a Dose: Medical Cannabis Research with Dr. Jean Talleryand of MediCann
Bryan Fields (Twitter: @bryanfields24) and Kellan Finney (Twitter: @Kellan_Finney) broke down the Medical Cannabis Industry with Dr. Jean Talleryand of MediCann. Dr Talleryand’s 20 years in the medical field make him an expert when it comes to Cannabis as a form of medicine. Listen now to hear Bryan, Kellan and Dr. Talleryand discuss the following: What is The Dosing Project™? Why is the medical industry slow to adapt to new changes? How does one decide if medical marijuana is a good fit? How are providers being educated on what products to pick? What are the most common uses for Medical Cannabis? Subscribe to The Dime Podcast on your favorite streaming service or by visiting: https://www.eighthrevolution.com/the-dime-podcast
48:32
August 13, 2021
Let us be Buds: Discussing Cannabis policies between pro and anti-legalization advocates with Mona Zhang of Politico
Bryan Fields (Twitter: @bryanfields24) and Kellan Finney (Twitter: @Kellan_Finney) were fortunate enough to sit down with Mona Zhang (Twitter: @ZhangMona) , Cannabis Policy Reporter from Politico. We were able to pick her brain on cannabis legislation as more states legalize cannabis. In today’s episode you will find: What will future legislation and policies look like? States that are pushing forth THC Caps How can we get pro and anti-legalization advocates on the same page. Do limit licenses in certain states benefit the business or the consumer? Big Companies vs Small Business in Cannabis industry Corruption and political favoritism issues within the Cannabis Industry Be sure to subscribe to The Dime Podcast to hear new episodes the moment they are released! https://www.eighthrevolution.com/the-dime-podcast
43:18
August 06, 2021
Turning your Green into Green: Investing in the Cannabis Market with Colin and Mike of MJ Research Co.
In This Episode, Bryan Fields and Kellan Finney sit down with Collin and Mike, founders of MJ Research Co Colin and Mike set out to revolutionize the Cannabis market and provide insightful and professional-grade research for investors. This episode of The Dime Podcast explores the market trends and investments of the Cannabis industry as well as: What trends do we see in the current Cannabis Market? How can reading margins and scalability help Investors? How will pricing be impacted as more states legalize? Will the demand for Cannabis change with growing licenses increasing? Learn More at https://mjresearchco.com/or https://www.eighthrevolution.com/the-dime-podcast
01:01:25
July 30, 2021
The Leading Non-Profit of Cannabis Science Research ft. Dr. John Abrams Chairman of The CESC
In this episode, Bryan Fields (Twitter: @bryanfields24) and Kellan Finney (Twitter: @Kellan_Finney) sit down with Dr. John Abrams, The Chairman, and CSO at The Clinical Endocannabinoid System Consortium (CESC), to discuss: What and who is The CESC? What is the endocannabinoid system?  Receptors in the human body  Research that’s currently underway to illuminate how to properly use cannabinoid products  Introduction to The Dosing Project  Understanding how cannabis interacts with the human body  Future studies that The CESC will dive into About The CESC: The CESC is an experienced committee of scientists who hold the passionate belief that the pursuit of knowledge involves the collaboration of diverse communities. Website: thecesc.org Twitter: @TheCESCorg Facebook: @TheCESCorg LinkedIn: The Clinical Endocannabinoid System Consortium (CESC)
46:37
July 23, 2021
Passing the Smell Test: Terpenes Edition ft. Dr. Jason Lupoi of Thar Process
In this episode, Bryan Fields (Twitter: @bryanfields24) and Kellan Finney (Twitter:  @Kellan_Finney) sit down with Jason Lupoi Editor-in-Chief at Terpenes and Testing and Director of Laboratory operations at Thar Process to discuss:  What are terpenes? // How your nose will lead you to toward products that connect with your body // How to navigate terpene blends // How in the future, the consumer experience will be simplified // Cannabis in craft brews and hops About Thar Process: cGMP Certified and employing people in 3 countries, Pittsburgh-based Thar Process is the global leader in CO2 technology and equipment for the natural products industries. Website: tharprocess.com Twitter: @IncThar Instagram: @tharprocess Facebook: @tharprocess LinkedIn: Thar Process Terpenes and Testing Magazine stands as the scientific backdrop against which in-depth botanical and cannabis news, compliance, regulation, chemistry, analytical testing, and horticulture science unfold and crystallize.
46:27
July 16, 2021
Your Cannabis Tour Guide ft. Johanna Nuding, Host of the Casually Baked Podcast
In this episode, Bryan Fields (Twitter: @bryanfields24) and Kellan Finney (Twitter:  @Kellan_Finney) sit down with Johanna Nuding (Twitter: @jonuding), Host of the Casually Baked Podcast: Her journey to becoming a cannabis lifestyle guide //  Understanding dosage levels and balancing infused products // The average length of a high when using infused products // Cannabis tourism and how it works // The similarities between the cannabis and wine industry // Why a personalized experience is important for learning about cannabis Johanna Nuding is an entrepreneur, cannabis expert, and educator based in Oakland,  CA.  She  has  twenty  years  of experience building brands and customer engagement in professional sports, media, real  estate,  concert  and  lifestyle  tours. She's served the cannabis industry and community for five years through her edutainment platform, Casually Baked, where she showcases the evolving landscape, research, and science of contemporary  cannabis.  Her  weekly “potcast”  is  in  its  fifth  year  and  highlights the responsible side of plant medicine through candid chats with cannabis scientists and researchers worldwide, heritage and regenerative farmers, military veterans, makers, wellness practitioners, and cannabis industry leaders building the nascent legal cannabis Connect with Johanna  JohannaNuding.com jo@casuallybaked.com Casually Baked, the Potcast: casuallybaked.com @casuallybaked on FB IG, Twitter. Casually Baked YouTube Channel
46:08
July 09, 2021
Gage, Cookies, & Michigan Dominance ft Fabian Monaco, CEO of Gage Cannabis Company
In this episode, Bryan Fields (Twitter: @bryanfields24) and Kellan Finney ((Twitter:  @Kellan_Finney) sit down with Fabian Monaco (Twitter: @FabianMonaco7), the CEO of Gage Cannabis, to discuss: How the Gage & Cookies partnership came together // How to understand trends and insights in dispensaries // How Fabian has weighed growth vs optimization when scaling Gage // How Gage evaluates entrances to new markets // Which east coast markets they’re considering // The importance of relationships with vendors in the supply chain // Gage’s future product roadmap // Which product category will be the biggest by sales in 10 years // One of the most sought after markets in Pennsylvania and why MSOs are flocking there Find Fabian at: www.gageusa.com Facebook: @gageusa Insta: @gagecannabis Twitter: @gagecannabisco
44:30
July 02, 2021
The Leader of Cannabis Intelligence ft. ArcView Consulting
In this episode, Bryan Fields @bryanfields24 and Kellan Finney @Kellan_Finney sit down with Jake Kuczeruk, Vice President Of Business Development of ArcView Group, to discuss: ArcView’s role in the cannabis space Why ArcView’s research has been so crucial to the industry The timeline for the next wave of large scale mergers and acquisitions Which space is Jake most bullish on What kind of financial investment it takes to start a cannabis company How Cookies built a  prominent lifestyle brand Which A-list influencer will release the next cannabinoid brand arcviewgroup.com The Arcview Group is a vertically integrated company servicing the cannabis and hemp industry, built with social justice and responsibility at its core. Arcview has been a trusted global leader for over ten years, providing a broad spectrum of programs and services for: IG: arcviewgroup
44:59
June 25, 2021
Pediatric Medicine, Testing & Education ft. Josh Crossney
In this episode, Bryan Fields @bryanfields24 and Kellan Finney @Kellan_Finney sit down with Josh Crossney @JoshCrossney, the CEO & Founder of Cannabis Science Conference, to discuss Josh’s background as a cannabis  industry executive Origin of the Cannabis Science Conference Cannabis as a  personalized medicine The necessary first step  in cannabis education Montel Williams and  other celebrity influencers that are working with the cannabis space The current status of cannabinoid products made for children and the future of where they’re going How to standardize testing What lab shopping is and how it influences the industry …and how space is changing as these areas continue Company Description: Cannabis Science Conference is the world's largest and fastest-growing cannabis science event. Our events have a specialized focus on analytical science, medical topics in cannabis, cultivation and hemp science. Our conferences pull together cannabis industry experts, instrument manufacturers, testing labs, research scientists, medical practitioners, policy makers and interested novices. Our semi-annual event is aimed at improving cannabis science. Join us in Baltimore, MD and Portland, Oregon for exciting conferences with keynotes, presentations, round table discussions and exhibits. www.CannabisScienceConference.com Facebook: Cannabis Science Conference Insta: @CannabisScienceConference Twitter: @CannaSciCon Clubhouse Club: Cannabis Science & Medicine
44:22
June 18, 2021
Legally Protecting Yourself: Cannabis Edition ft. Neil Juneja of Gleam Law
In this episode, Bryan Fields @bryanfields24 and Kellan Finney @Kellan_Finney sit down with Neil Juneja Founder and Managing Partner of Gleam Law to discuss… Legal issues on the horizon Global cannabis import/export   opportunities Expected legalization date for  interstate commerce and what it will mean for cannabis companies Trademarks & patents for the cannabis industry Enforcing domestic and international cannabis trade secrets Plant genetics and the current legal battle The origin of 280E Antitrust issues for the cannabis  space …and Kellan vs big pharma for the millionth time. As always, let us know what you think, and if you have any questions about what we discussed, email us at bryan@8threv.com. Neil Juneja is the founder and managing partner of Gleam Law. Neil has written numerous articles on cannabis law and intellectual property and spoken at events including in the National Mall in Washington DC, Seattle Hempfest, Continuing Legal Education seminars, and many cannabis industry events. Neil also appeared in Newsweek, Time Magazine, and on several documentaries for his work in the cannabis legal industry. He has been awarded numerous accolades including selection as one of the 40 under 40 most influential people in the cannabis industry, five SuperLawyer’s Rising Star awards, and the National Law Journal Cannabis Trailblazer award. Gleam Law is a cannabis-focused law firm made up of top cannabis lawyers who do not take themselves too seriously. We take pride in our commitment to our clients and our deep understanding of how the CBD, hemp, and legal marijuana industry works. From business law and cannabis banking to intellectual property law and civil litigation, we cover a range of expertise and are ready for any challenge you throw our way. We are not a big firm with a cannabis practice. We are a full-service cannabis law firm. We offer a wide array of cannabis-related legal services, including licensing, litigation and intellectual property. Social Media: https://www.facebook.com/GleamLaw/ https://twitter.com/GleamLaw/ https://www.linkedin.com/company/gleam-law-pllc https://www.instagram.com/gleamlaw/
31:35
June 11, 2021
Meet the Queens of Cannabis ft. Her Highness
In this episode, Bryan Fields @bryanfields24 and Kellan Finney @Kellan_Finney sit down with Laura Eisman and Allison Krongard, co-founders of cannabinoid brand Her Highness, to discuss… How to tailor your branding and packaging to appeal to your target demographic (for Her Highness, that’s women) How two successful entrepreneurs’ prior ventures set them up for success in the cannabis space Why they’re excited for the New York market and which location is next on their radar The future of Her Highness …and everything you could ever want to know about creating a successful brand in the overflowing cannabinoid space. As always, let us know what you think, and if you have any questions about what we discussed, email us at bryan@8threv.com. About Her Highness: Her Highness is the premier purveyors of female-forward cannabis couture – products and potions inspired by and engineered by women. They design and deliver experiences that elevate and celebrate women. herhighness.com herhighnesscbd.com Twitter: @herhighnessnyc
27:58
June 04, 2021
US Cannabis: A Generational Wealth Opportunity ft Jon Rubin
US Cannabis: A Generational Wealth Opportunity In this episode, Jonathan Rubin discusses: • Phyto Partners and what they do • Outside industry examples of building a unique selling point (USP) and driving margins • Trulieve’s current market strategy • The Florida cannabis market • How VC works in the cannabis space • The benefit differences that retail and institutional investors receive Phyto Partners is a venture capital firm that invests in the cannabis industry. Get in touch with Jon Rubin on Twitter @Jonnyrubin10
46:13
May 28, 2021
Simplifying Cannabis Genetics ft. Jordan Zager CEO of Dewey Scientific
Bryan @bryanfields24 and Kellan @Kellan_Finney sit down with Dr. Jordan Zager , CEO of Dewey Scientific to discuss  • How Dewey Scientific uses data to make better crop decisions • RNA sequencing to maximize the expression of genes • How to set up a breeding scheme • The role of tissue culture in the cannabis space • How brands can replicate their product to provide consistency across state lines • Genetically engineered cannabis • Cannabis as medicine
36:25
May 21, 2021
The MSO Gang: How an Internet Army is Policing the Cannabis Industry ft. Kevin Carrillo host of the Cannabinoid Connect podcast
In this episode, we answer questions like • What is the MSO Gang? • Why did the Governor of Nebraska say what he said? • Which companies are crucial to moving the needle forward? and explore • our favorite cannabis industry leaders. • the pharmaceuticals vs cannabinoid medicine. • cannabis and its endless benefits. All this and more on this week’s episode of The Dime. Hosted by the founders of Eighth Revolution, LLC. Bryan Fields @Bryanfields24 & Kellan Finney @Kellan_Finney Follow us on IG (@thedime_8th) and Twitter (@thedime_8th) to submit your listener questions. Kevin Carrillo is the COO of Cannabinoid Nation, the industry’s premier brokerage and consulting firm, and the host of Cannabinoid Connect, a cannabis podcast about news, policies, tech trends, social justice, investing, cultivation, and the plant’s environmental, economic and medicinal benefits. Website: https://cannabinoid-connect.com/ Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/06g2V0Jee6Gp71zhfJzVk5?si=Bnd8e9WnSOewLLC_nZqKTA Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/cannabinoid-connect/id1513621707 Google Podcasts: https://podcasts.google.com/?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9jYW5uYWJpbm9pZGNvbm5lY3QubGlic3luLmNvbS9yc3M%3D YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNNoKid-G1uBCHCAxpZVRNA Twitter: https://twitter.com/canna__connect Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cannabinoid_connect/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CannabinoidConnect1
37:19
May 14, 2021
An Inside Look into a Hemp Processing Facility ft Malcolm Boyce of Axtell Labs
Bryan @bryanfields24 and Kellan @Kellan_Finney sit down with Malcolm Boyce, Director of Operations at Axtell Labs, to get an inside understanding of a hemp processing facility.  Other topics include: • A background on Axtell Labs  • A breakdown of the Director of Operations’ day-to-day for a hemp facility  • How a rigorous testing process can help to increase yield • How Axtell Labs makes critical internal decisions  • What % of operators have an internal HPLC • Why Axtell Labs has incorporated internal analytics • How to evaluate if all the cannabinoids have been removed from the products • What quality control testing is and its importance in the supply chain  Axtell Labs is a hemp extraction and processing company dedicated to the manufacturing, testing and wholesale distribution of the highest quality cannabinoid products on the market. Our team has deep roots in the cannabinoid space and are dedicated to serving our customers’ needs. www.axtelllabs.com info@axtelllabs.com  @axtelllabs & @malcolmjboyce
23:45
May 07, 2021
Industrial Scale CBD Hemp Operations ft Pure Valley Solutions
Bryan @bryanfields24 and Kellan @Kellan_Finney sit down with Austin Fricker and Nick Layton from PVS to discuss what vertical integration looks like in the hemp industry. Other topics include: A background on PVS A comparison of growing cannabis vs hemp at an industrial scale How PVS is going from  farm to bottle Broad-spectrum vs full-spectrum CBG vs Delta-8-THC An explanation of the entourage effect Pure Valley Solutions Fully integrated hemp services - connecting innovation to people through genetic development, lab testing, farming and extraction. Website: https://www.purevalleysolutions.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/purevalleysolutions Twitter: https://twitter.com/PureValleySol Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/purevalleysolutions/
25:17
April 30, 2021
Mainstream Media's Disconnect with the Cannabis Industry ft. Rena Sherbill Senior Editor at Seeking Alpha and host of The Cannabis Investing Podcast.
This week we are joined by Rena Sherbill, Senior Editor at Seeking Alpha and host of The Cannabis Investing Podcast. Bryan, Kellan, and Rena discuss: Why are US cannabis companies compared to Canadian cannabis companies? Should they be compared? Why or why not? Is mainstream media responsible for how US & Canadian cannabis companies are compared? In what ways has mainstream media influenced investors and other business professionals in regard to the cannabis industry? How can mainstream media change the stigma around the cannabis industry? What challenges accompany this? How can those challenges be overcome? When do you predict US cannabis companies will be participating in the Global Cannabis Market? How will US cannabis companies move forward with this goal in mind? What will the "big fish" look like at the early stages of the United States' federally legal cannabis industry? What US-based cannabis company is next to make a big play overseas? What are some of the largest misconceptions you face about being a professional in the cannabis industry? What US-based cannabis company will be "mainstream" within the next 6-12 months? Keep up to date with the amazing things Rena is doing: Twitter: @RenaSherbill LinkedIn: Rena Sherbill (rena-sherbill-790427117) Podcast: The Cannabis Investing Podcast Website: https://seekingalpha.com/
39:01
April 23, 2021
Cannabis Industry Secrets ft. Bruce Eckfeldt host of the Thinking Outside the Bud podcast
Bryan and Kellan sit down with Bruce Eckfeldt, Strategic Business Coach and Host of "Thinking Outside the Bud" podcast, to give some insights into what it's actually like running a business in the cannabis industry. The three talk about: What are the issues that the cannabis industries are facing that are typically overlooked in other industries? Is there a lot of money in the cannabis industry? What aspects of "normal business practices" do non-cannabis companies take for granted?  What is the "state line" issue? How do cannabis companies protect intellectual property? How will cannabis companies adjust when federal regulations change? How will the cannabis market shift as legalization attracts "bigger fish?"  How will the cannabis industry break down (or segment) after legalization? How will interstate commerce be regulated after legalization, and how can that potentially impact the industry? What's the biggest lesson you have learned from operating in the cannabis space? Which issue will be the first to be tackled once federal legalization takes place? Which issue's resolution will be the most impactful? Stay in touch with Bruce: Website: http://www.eckfeldt.com/ Email: bruce@eckfeldt.com Instagram: @bruce_eckfeldt Twitter: @beckfeldt  LinkedIn: Bruce Ecfeldt (@beckfeldt) Podcast: "Thinking Outside the Bud" https://www.thinkingoutsidethebud.com/
25:60
April 16, 2021
The Evolution of Cannabis featuring Wes Burke & Ken Snoke
Bryan and Kellan sit down with Wes Burke and Ken Snoke from Emerald Scientific to discuss the evolution of the cannabis industry, as well as: How did Ken & Wes get into the cannabis Industry? What is Emerald Scientific? What is the Emerald Test? The Emerald Conference? What value does it bring to the cannabis industry? What was the cannabis industry like in 2014? How far has the industry come since then? What does the industry need to grow further? What are some of the biggest challenges the cannabis industry faces today?  Cannabis is currently a Schedule I Substance in the United States, but in some states, people use cannabis for its medicinal properties. How can scientists conduct clinical research on cannabis? Do they need cannabis of a specific quality?  Why should recreational cannabis and medical cannabis be regulated differently?  Is there a place for both medical and recreational cannabis in the industry? Why or why not? What issues in the cannabis industry do you predict will be resolved within the next year? To make sure you don't miss anything from Emerald Scientific, check out their websites at: https://emeraldscientific.com/ https://pt.emeraldscientific.com/ https://theemeraldconference.com/ Follow them on social media: Twitter: @EmeraldSci   Instagram: @emeraldsci
28:25
April 09, 2021
Cannabis Potency Technology: Purpl Pro featuring Chad Lieber
Our hosts are joined today by Chad Lieber from Purpl Scientific to discuss What is the Purpl Pro? Is it accurate? Is the Purpl Pro difficult to use? Who is the Purpl Pro best suited for? How can portable cannabis testing change the industry? + more To stay in loop with Purpl Scientific, follow them on instagram (@Purplscientific) and check out their website (https://www.purplscientific.com/)
27:52
April 02, 2021
Minor Cannabinoids featuring Chris Denicola
We sat down with Chris Denicola, founder of Crappy's Feel Better Hemp Co., and discussed: What are minor cannabinoids? What are the benefits of minor cannabinoids? Why tablets over gummies or tinctures? Why is dosage important when it comes to minor cannabinoids? Why are combinations important when it comes to minor cannabinoids? + More!  Find Crappy's online at https://crappysfeelbetter.com/, and follow them on Instagram (@crappysfeelbetter)
38:16
March 26, 2021
Cannabis & Pop Culture featuring John Shute
We sat down with AdCanns' Marketer of the Year, John Shute from Agency of the Year PufCreativ! Tune to find out: How did John Shute get his start in the cannabis industry? What is PufCreativ's role in the cannabis space? How do cannabis companies educate the masses on cannabis? How can pop culture change or alter the stigma around cannabis? How can you properly tell the story of cannabis, and how it has changed people's lives, while still complying with certain federal regulations? Which legal market (state- by- state basis) has the best handle on both consumer and budtender education? Follow John Shute on Instagram & Twitter (@JohnShute_) Follow PufCreative on Instagram & Twitter (@PufCreativ) PufCreativ's wesbite: https://pufcreativ.com/
42:01
March 19, 2021
Growing Cannabis (featuring Hans Schulfer)
This week, Bryan & Kellan are joined by Master Grower Hans Schulfer! Along with discussing his place in the industry, Hans and the Dime cohosts discuss: What's the difference between indoor and outdoor cannabis? Do consumers typically care where the cannabis they are consuming is grown? What is the number 1 mistake home growers make when starting their cannabis horticulture? As consumers become more educated on the plant and its components, what will the market look like? Will national brands reign supreme? Or will regional/boutique brands take over the market?
31:02
March 12, 2021
Testing for Cannabinoids (featuring Cree Crawford)
Cree Crawford from Ionization Labs (https://ionizationlabs.com/) joins the Dime hosts to talk about cannabinoid testing! This episode discusses: Why do cannabis manufacturing companies test for potency? What is Ionization Labs' role in the space? What are some of the many testing issues that many new markets currently face? What are the benefits of having in-house cannabinoid testing? Much more *BE SURE TO CHECK OUR SOCIAL ACCOUNTS FOR ASSOCIATED GRAPHICS*
42:25
March 05, 2021
Cannabis Controversy: DUIs
This week, Bryan and Kellan talk about Cannabis DUIs: How do roadside officers test for cannabis sobriety? What causes an officer to administer a cannabis sobriety test? What is the legal limit of THC allowed to be found in the blood of someone operating a motor vehichle? How are THC levels tested? What about medical users of cannabis?  What studies are being conducted on this subject? Will the laws ever change? All this and more on this week's episode of The Dime!  Follow us on Instagram (@thedime_8th), and Twitter (@thedime_8th) and submit your listener questions!
14:42
February 26, 2021
Delta 8 THC Deep Dive featuring Dr. Matt Moore
Bryan and Kellan are joined by Dr. Matt Moore from Benuvia Manufacturing to take a deeper dive on Delta 8 THC (for an "intro" to Delta 8, check out episode 10 of The Dime). On this episode, Matt and our hosts discuss: Does Delta 8 occur naturally in the cannabis plant? Is Delta 8 THC just a fad?  What are, if any, the benefits of using Delta 8 instead of Delta 9? Can I easily find Delta 8 THC in dispensaries? How do consumers know if the products they are purchasing and ingesting are "pure?" Can you trust labels? What's going on in the world of Delta 8 science?  Has Delta 8 reached its potential?
29:08
February 19, 2021
Smelt It & Dealt It: Cannabis Odor Part II
PART 2/2: On today's episode of the Dime, Bryan (@BryanFields24) and Kellan (@KFB_1989) of Eighth Revolution talk about: why cannabis has such a pungent odor does it actually compare to the smell of a skunk, and why struggles faced by cultivation facilities, indoor & outdoor whether or not the "old dryer sheet method" is effective Follow us on Instagram (@thedime_8th) , and submit your listener questions!
10:01
February 12, 2021
Smelt It & Dealt It: Cannabis Odor Part I
PART 1/2: On today's episode of the Dime, Bryan (@BryanFields24) and Kellan (@KFB_1989) of Eighth Revolution talk about: why cannabis has such a pungent odor does it actually compare to the smell of a skunk, and why struggles faced by cultivation facilities, indoor & outdoor whether or not the "old dryer sheet method" is effective Follow us on Instagram (@thedime_8th) , and submit your listener questions! 
09:53
February 11, 2021
Cannabinoids & the NFL (ft. Delvin Breaux Sr)
In honor of Superbowl Sunday, the Dime is joined by Delvin Breaux Sr, current cornerback of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League, and former member of the New Orleans Saints. On today's episode of the Dime, Bryan, Kellan Delvin talk about: Delvin's journey with football & cannabinoids What are the restorative properties of cannabinoids?  How can pro football players utilize those properties? What pro athlete do you think is next to make a brand deal with a cannabinoid company? When will trainers start recommending cannabinoids to athletes for recovery? Why should cannabinoids be used instead of traditional pain medications? + more Buy Delvin's book, Unbreauxken: The Story Of Delvin Breaux, on Amazon, and follow him on social media! instagram: @breauxshow40 twitter: @BreauxShow24
21:56
February 05, 2021
Investing in Cannabis Part II
PART 2/2: On this week's episode of the Dime, Bryan (@BryanFields24)  and Kellan (@KFB_1989), cofounders of Eighth Revolution, talk about investing in the cannabis industry.
10:34
January 29, 2021
Investing in Cannabis Part I
PART 1/2: On this week's episode of the Dime, Bryan (@BryanFields24)  and Kellan (@KFB_1989), cofounders of Eighth Revolution, talk about investing in the cannabis industry. 
10:00
January 28, 2021
Terp Time Part II
PART 2/2: On this episode of The Dime, Bryan (@bryanfields24) and Kellan (@KFB_1989) from 8th Revolution (@8threvolution) talk about terpenes and discuss: Do Terpenes matter when selecting a strain at a dispensary?  Is cannabis potency the best way to select strains? What do terpenes do? How do they work?  Are people who care about terpene profiles comparable to craft brew snobs? The future of terpenes and how it relates to wine
09:25
January 22, 2021
Terp Time Part I
PART 1/2: On this episode of The Dime, Bryan and Kellan talk about terpenes. Terpenes seem to always make their way into any conversation about cannabis, but what are they? What do they do? How do they work? We break it down so anyone can understand the role they play in the industry. All this on Part I of Terp Time. *About our Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney's previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
06:15
January 15, 2021
Recent News: Georgia's Senate Election
Bryan and Kellan talk about the recent Georgia Senate race, and what it could mean for the cannabis industry.  *About our Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney's previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
10:02
January 08, 2021
Cannabis Myth Busters II (featuring Evan Friedmann) PART 3
PART 3/3: The Dime welcome's our third guest, Evan Friedmann! Bryan, Kellan, & Evan talk about some common misconceptions about cannabis quality control, and how different technology can be used to improve quality control across the entire cannabis industry. Here's how you can reach Evan: Email: evan.friedmann@hellma.com Visit Hellma's website Call Hellma: (516) 939-0888 *About our Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney's previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
08:16
January 01, 2021
Cannabis Myth Busters II (featuring Evan Friedmann) PART 2
PART 2/3: The Dime welcome's our third guest, Evan Friedmann! Bryan, Kellan, & Evan talk about some common misconceptions about cannabis quality control, and how different technology can be used to improve quality control across the entire cannabis industry. Here's how you can reach Evan: Email: evan.friedmann@hellma.com Visit Hellma's website Call Hellma: (516) 939-0888 *About our Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney's previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
08:40
December 25, 2020
Cannabis Myth Busters II (featuring Evan Friedmann) PART 1
PART 1/3: The Dime welcome's our third guest, Evan Friedmann! Bryan, Kellan, & Evan talk about some common misconceptions about cannabis quality control, and how different technology can be used to improve quality control across the entire cannabis industry. Here's how you can reach Evan: Email: evan.friedmann@hellma.com Visit Hellma's website  Call Hellma: (516) 939-0888 *About our Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney's previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
09:47
December 18, 2020
Cannabis U: A New Generation of Learning
After the 2020 election, 5 new US states voted to legalize cannabis (recreationally or medicinally). With the addition of 5 new markets, new businesses will be popping up, and existing businesses will continue to expand. As the industry grows, the need for workers with specific skills and talents will emerge- so how does one get the education they need to be a part of the cannabis industry? Can I take college courses on different aspects of the cannabis industry? Can I tell potential employers that I've been growing weed in my closet? All this, and so much more, on this week's episode of the Dime.  *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
16:58
December 11, 2020
Data for Dispensaries (featuring Ben Aronowitz)
Welcoming the Dime's second guest, Bryan, Kellan, and Ben Aronowitz, discuss data for dispensaries. Data collection has proven to improve consumer industries across the board- so why not cannabis? What can data collection do for the industry? Are dispensaries collecting data now? What kind of data are they collecting? How will this improve the retail experience for both consumers and vendors?  *About our Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
25:48
December 08, 2020
Water Soluble Cannabinoids (featuring Mike Padgett)
The Dime's very first guest, Mike Padgett, has arrived to sit in the Hot Seat and discuss Water- Soluble Cannabinoids: What are they? How do they work? What does the future of water soluble cannabinoids look like?  *About our Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
24:08
November 20, 2020
Cannabis Culture
"Cannabis Culture" means something different to everybody- but what does it mean to be a "modern stoner"? How does cannabis culture affect and influence the cannabis and hemp industry? *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
14:52
November 12, 2020
"Green" Cannabis
Some scientists suggest that mass industrial agriculture is a significant contributor to climate change. As the Global Cannabis Industry continues to expand, and more cannabis is commercially grown, the question must be asked: how can the Cannabis Industry continue down a more ecologically conscious path?  *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
15:18
November 12, 2020
Cannabis & Other Smokable Herbs
As more and more people move away from smoking tobacco, alternative herbs to smoke alongside cannabis have started becoming more and more popular. But what herbs are safe to smoke alongside cannabis? What's the science (if there is any) behind all of this? *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
14:10
November 12, 2020
Cannabis & Hemp Marketing
The cannabis and hemp space is the wild, wild west. Regulations are always changing, and federal prohibition makes business that much harder. But what about marketing? Bryan and Kellan dive into the world of cannabis and hemp marketing on this weeks episode of the Dime. *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
12:21
November 12, 2020
Cannabis Myth Busters I
Bryan and Kellan tackle some of their favorite (or least favorite) cannabis myths! Sponsored by Gleam Law!  *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
10:49
November 12, 2020
Fast- Acting Edibles
Everyone familiar with edible cannabis products knows that typically, the have a late onset, the effects last for hours, and the experienced "high" is much more intense than you would experience if you were smoking cannabis. WanaBrands recently released "Fast-Acting" gummies, which claim to have a quicker onset, a less intense high than typical edibles, and the effects last for a shorter amount of time. Bryan and Kellan talk about what this technology means for the industry, and how it could be possible. *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
15:43
November 12, 2020
Florida's New Edible Market (Medical Cannabis)
Bryan and Kellan talk about the introduction of edible cannabis products to Florida's medicinal cannabis program. *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
09:46
November 12, 2020
The Legacy Market
Bryan and Kellan discuss the Legacy Market; What is it? What impact has it had on the legal cannabis industry? How is it currently effecting the market? All this, and more, on this episode of The Dime. *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
13:13
November 12, 2020
Cannabis Tolerance
Bryan and Kellan discuss cannabis tolerance, what it means, and how it effects not only users, but the cannabis industry as a whole. *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
11:31
November 12, 2020
Nomenclature
Bryan and Kellan discuss something very near and dear to their heart: the importance of standardized nomenclature in the cannabis and hemp space. *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
11:40
November 12, 2020
Delta-8 THC
Bryan and Kellan talk about the hottest topic in cannabis right now, Delta8 THC. A cousin to Delta9, the Dime hosts discuss what it is, where it came from, and where it could be going. *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
09:41
November 12, 2020
cGMP & the Cannabis Industry
Bryan and Kellan discuss cGMP, or the lack thereof, and other issues surrounding quality control and regulatory issues in the cannabis industry as we know it today. *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
09:23
November 12, 2020
Politics & Cannabis
Bryan and Kellan discuss the nature of the industry in relation to politics. How does one navigate through lawmakers intent on prohibiting cannabis? What will the laws look like in the future? Why should cannabis be legal in the first place? All this and more on this weeks episode of The Dime! *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
10:43
November 12, 2020
The Potential of Cannabis
Bryan and Kellan talk about the potential of cannabis its derivatives. *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
05:42
November 12, 2020
COVID-19 & The Cannabis Industry
It's no surprise that the COVID19 pandemic ravaged a huge part of the world's economy. On this week's episode of the Dime, Bryan and Kellan talk about different how the pandemic has touched, and potentially will effect, the cannabis industry. *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
11:18
November 12, 2020
Cannabis Industry Milestones
Bryan and Kellan talk about recent milestones in the cannabis industry, like one of the industry's heaviest hitter's reached $100 Million in quarterly sales! *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids. 
06:54
November 12, 2020
Delivery & Online Cannabis Sales
Bryan and Kellan discuss the 'new normal' of cannabis online sales and delivery. Will it continue after the COVID-19 pandemic is over? How will it be regulated? All this, and more, answered in this week's episode of The Dime. *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
10:08
November 12, 2020
Why Should Cannabis be Legal Everywhere?
Bryan Fields and Kellan Finney discuss why they believe the federal prohibition on cannabis should be lifted, and what struggles may come in the aftermath of this. *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
09:01
November 11, 2020
The FDA & CBD as a Legal Additive
Cohosts Bryan Fields and Kellan Finney discuss CBD as a legal food additive, and what it would take to get there. *About the Hosts* Bryan Fields has 8+ years of technical marketing experience ranging from website development to analytical strategy. From creating unconventional solutions for the ficklest of scientists to spearheading a successful meme-themed Instagram page, his approach to business is innovative, curiosity driven, and sprinkled with good-natured humor. After earning his Master's Degree in Digital Entrepreneurship from Strayer University, which partnered with Jon Steinberg’s Cheddar Network, he spent his time working for a spectroscopic instrumentation company that’s primary focus was on customized OEM development. Kellan Finney currently serves as the Chair for the Extraction and Processing Committee for Emerald Scientific. His previous experience ranges from speaking at MJBizCon in the fall of 2019 on extraction science to managing the industrial-scale, carbon dioxide-based supercritical fluid extraction and ethanol extraction facilities for a cultivation and extraction company. In addition to serving as lead scientist he developed various standard operating protocols in extraction and designed methods for isolation, purification and quantification of medicinal marijuana products. Prior to his experience in the cannabinoid extraction industry Kellan has a master's in Metabolic Engineering and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University. Additionally, Kellan’s background in analytical chemistry includes working on the Native America Cancer Prevention grant where he quantified uranium and plutonium on the Navajo reservation. Bryan and Kellan cofounded Eighth Revolution, a resource for all your industry needs from capital to cannabinoids.
09:06
November 11, 2020