PHOENIX, July 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Cannabis Business Advisors (“CB Advisors”), a consulting firm specializing in licensing, operations, and mergers and acquisitions for the cannabis industry, recently launched with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona.
The firm will be led by Sara Gullickson, founder and CEO. Gullickson is the former CEO of Dispensary Permits and has helped clients successfully secure licenses in over a dozen states. In addition, Gullickson has advised cannabis license holders, policy makers and stakeholders in 24 states and five countries.
According to Gullickson, the new firm will serve privately held and publicly traded entities looking to optimize operations in order to leverage assets and gain market share. The company will assist those wishing to acquire licenses, and also those with active licenses in dispensary retail, cultivation, manufacturing, processing, delivery and other segments of the highly regulated industry. “Our holistic, integrated consulting strategies support short and long-term goals, whether it’s industry longevity or eventual sale,” she said.
Gullickson has been named on the Women to Watch list by Marijuana Business Magazine, the Top 20 Women to Dominate the International Cannabis Space by Benzinga, and the Top 100 Most Important Women to Dominate the Cannabis Space by Green Market Report. She was named Top 40 Under 40 by Phoenix Business Journal and has spoken on stage throughout the country regarding licensing, including a stint with renowned motivational speaker Tony Robbins.