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Marijuana Goes Mainstream At South By Southwest (SXSW®) As Cannabis Industry Leaders, Athletes, Media And Politicians Gather To Discuss Business, Investing, Medicine, Legalization, Politics, Sex, Sports And Startups

SXSW® To Feature Leading Cannabis Companies Including 420Games, Canna Advisors, Foria, Gateway, Harborside, Headset, HelloMD, Leafly, Marijuana Policy Project, Marley Natural, New Frontier Data, Strainz and VapeXHale

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Strainz, a leading national cannabis brand management and lifestyle products company, today announced that CEO Hugh Hempel will be speaking on the panel, Cannabis for Treatment of Injuries and Illness, at South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference & Festivals in Austin, Texas.

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Leafly Reviews on Strains

Leafly – Marijuana Dispensaries and Strain Reviews

Leafly is a Yelp-like website for reviews on marijuana dispensaries and strains and is world’s largest cannabis information resource

Leafly began like most traditional startup stories.  The realization of a gap in the market and the drive and gumption to try and fill it.

When confronted with a doctor’s recommendation to consider medical marijuana, Scott Vickers, one of Leafly’s original founders, went to a dispensary and was presented with an overwhelming selection of different cannabis products.  … Read more