Chris served as the founding editor of Marijuana Business Daily during the company’s launch in 2011, becoming the first journalist in the United States to focus exclusively on covering the business of cannabis. As president, he now oversees MJBizDaily’s editorial, events, marketing, sales and products divisions. Chris has been quoted as one of America’s foremost cannabis industry analysts by dozens of media outlets, including Harvard Business Review, NPR, CNBC and the New York Times. He earned an MBA in international business from Regis University. MJBizDaily is behind the most influential B2B news and analysis sites in the cannabis and hemp industries and hosts MJBizCon, the world’s biggest marijuana business trade show.