Why Austin is Ripe for Cannabis Startups

19 Apr 2018
10:00 am

Why Austin is Ripe for Cannabis Startups

Central Texas has emerged as one of the nation’s top ecosystems for startups, entrepreneurs and founders. While only a fraction of these entrepreneurs are currently focused on cannabis-related opportunities, attend this session to learn why Austin in particular is poised for significant growth within this sector. A veteran of the Austin business community, Carlos Martinez will share what the current opportunities are for Texas based cannabis businesses, as well as how to prepare for future developments. Joining him on stage will be William Hurley (better know as whurley) who in the last five years has emerged as one of the city’s most successful serial entrepreneurs.