'Shark Tank' for Ganjapreneurs': More Than $10 Million Offered From Five Accredited Investors
Fresh off auditions, The Marijuana Show—coined the “Shark Tank for Ganjapreneurs” and the first-ever reality show about investing in cannabis—is set to film its second season focused on creating the next Marijuana Millionaires.
With 20 contestants, and access to over $10 million in investment capital, the show has expanded tremendously since kicking off its first season in 2014. This season will profile mostly established cannabis entrepreneurs pitching accredited investors.
Winners will have access to millionaire mentors, celebrities, distribution, financing, and can utilize the show’s extensive global marketing platform to expand their businesses.
The show shoots in Denver in mid-October. Investors will be pitched business plans including the first cannabis car since the Model T Ford, CBD vodka, technology from a former Microsoft executive, a Hollywood Cannabis Movie, dispensaries in Hawaii and Baltimore, a banking solution, and CBD dog bones created by a 10-year-old CEO and his mother who is a nurse.
Contestants come from Arizona, California, Texas, Colorado, Utah, Seattle, Florida, Nevada and Israel.
Season Two investors include:
• Scott Greiper, president/founder, Viridian Capital Advisors: The first and leading provider of investment banking, market intelligence and corporate advisory services to the Cannabis marketplace.