Spring 2017 Demo Day Videos

BUDTENDER – JAKE CROW

BudTender is a mobile ordering platform for the Canadian cannabis market. Although Canada is in the process of legalizing recreational cannabis, the number of licensed dispensaries that will be permitted is limited. This will create a retail bottleneck resulting in long lines at dispensaries. To avoid this, customers simply have to download BudTender, place their order for pickup, and then they simply skip the line once in store.

COLLECTIF – COLTON CRANSTON

Collectif is a peer-to-peer marketplace for cannabis-friendly places to stay and cannabis-friendly things to do. Our community driven platform allows cannabis consumers to curate unique travel experiences by connecting them with hosts who are cannabis friendly. Live High, Travel Far!

EVENTHI – ALI  FAKHRI

EventHi is an event management software built for the Cannabis culture, we are an online technology that helps bring people together offline. Unlike traditional event management platforms, EventHi provides safe hosting for all three stakeholders (Organizer, Attendees and Sponsors) to create a compliant and
unique marketplace around cannabis events.

MJ HYBRID SOLUTIONS – MELISSA “MJ” STAPLEY

MJ Hybrid Solutions is an online sales training platform targeting the retail cannabis market. Currently, less than 30% of budtenders receive any formal training and business owners are quickly learning that a professionally trained sales staff is necessary to compete in tomorrow’s legal cannabis market. Our solution focuses on increasing profitability through customer service.

RIPEMETRICS – AARON DAVIS

Ripe Metrics is a Customer Experience management platform for retail cannabis that allows business owners to increase business performance, profits and customer lifetime value. Ripe Metrics’ cloud-based software captures Voice Of the Customer feedback, analyzes it in real-time, and delivers actionable insight to retailers.

TRAFFICROOTS – CHRISTIAN VALDEZ

Traffic Roots is a digital ad network connecting brands to cannabis friendly ad-space. Google, Facebook, and Yahoo ban vice industries, including cannabis, from placing digital ads through their network. Traffic Roots seized this unique opportunity, bringing digital advertising for cannabis to modern standards.

URBAN LABORATORIES – TINA URBAN

Urban Laboratories is a cannabis testing network dedicated to solving the scalability issues plaguing traditional cannabis laboratories through the development of the industry’s first “lab in a box” kit. Our kits empower an affiliate network of independent quality control centers, allowing entrepreneurs easy access to the exciting world of cannabis testing.

VERTICANN – DOMINICK VOLPINI

VertiCann provides a turnkey vertical cannabis cultivation system for the commercial cannabis industry. In an industry experiencing significant price compression, VertiCann allows indoor cultivators to be competitive by reducing labor and input costs while increasing the canopy size normally available with traditional growing methods.