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Professionally Cannabis & Psychedelics

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The Professionally Cannabis & Psychedelics Podcast is for entrepreneurs, connoisseurs and those interested in the business, science and politics of plant medicine.Each episode, join us for intimate interviews with cannabis and psychedelics industry pioneers. These candid conversations will give you exclusive access to the latest industry innovations, policy developments and scientific breakthroughs. If you're interested in these high growth, multi-billion dollar, economy driving, medically life-changing plants, then this is the podcast for you!

The Professionally Cannabis & Psychedelics Podcast is for entrepreneurs, connoisseurs and those interested in the business, science and politics of plant medicine.Each episode, join us for intimate interviews with cannabis and psychedelics industry pioneers. These candid conversations will give you exclusive access to the latest industry innovations, policy developments and scientific breakthroughs. If you're interested in these high growth, multi-billion dollar, economy driving, medically life-changing plants, then this is the podcast for you!

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United Kingdom

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The Professionally Cannabis & Psychedelics Podcast is for entrepreneurs, connoisseurs and those interested in the business, science and politics of plant medicine.Each episode, join us for intimate interviews with cannabis and psychedelics industry pioneers. These candid conversations will give you exclusive access to the latest industry innovations, policy developments and scientific breakthroughs. If you're interested in these high growth, multi-billion dollar, economy driving, medically life-changing plants, then this is the podcast for you!

Language:

English


Episodes

Ben Lightburn, Co-Founder & CEO, Filament Health

5/18/2022
Tune into today’s podcast to hear from Ben Lightburn, the Co-Founder & CEO of Filament Health. Listed on the NEO Exchange, Filament Health have many irons in the psychedelic fire, spearheading clinical trials (alongside the University of California, San Francisco), registering a whole host of IP and making strides forward within drug discovery. As a company that favours naturally derived psychedelics, rather than their synthetic counterparts, this is a must listen for anyone with a keen eye...

Duration:00:27:33

Terry Booth, CEO of Audacious

5/4/2022
Earlier this year, I was joined by one of the most recognisable names for folks who operate on the business side of the cannabis industry - Terry Booth, the CEO of Audacious and Former CEO and Founder of Aurora Cannabis. Having developed one of the largest cannabis companies worldwide, followed by leading further investments and ventures in the space, Terry is as candid and energetic as ever over our conversation! Take a look at the full collection of podcasts and explore additional...

Duration:00:31:52

Zoe Helene, Founder & Chief Visionary Officer at Cosmic Sister

4/27/2022
The pod returns (following a short holiday and a longer illness!) with a conversation I had earlier this year with Zoe Helene, the Founder and Chief Visionary Officer of Cosmic Sister. Zoe takes us on a psychedelic journey that kicked off in the 90s and delves into a range of topics, including Psychedelic Feminism. Take a look at the full collection of podcasts and explore additional cannabis & psychedelics content on the GCI Content Hub: https://contenthub.gcintelligence.com/

Duration:00:44:41

Nancy Whiteman, Co-Founder & CEO, Wana Brands

3/30/2022
Joining the pod is Nancy Whiteman, Co-Founder & CEO of Wana Brands, one of the leading names in cannabis retail. Most well known for their gummies, Wana have blazed a trail for cannabis brands across the U.S. and recently were subject to a $300m acquisition by Canopy Growth. Nancy is an inspirational cannabis exec and someone who was more than happy to share the experience and expertise needed to build this behemoth of cannabis retail!

Duration:00:34:31

Christian Angermayer, Founder of atai Life Sciences & Apeiron Investment Group

3/22/2022
As the lead investor in Compass Pathways, Founder of Atai Life Sciences and Apeiron Investment Group, Christian is the perfect person to talk everything psychedelics in 2022. With a diverse portfolio across Fintech, Crypto, Life Sciences, Media, Entertainment and more, Christian is a true leader in spotting unique business opportunities and driving these organisations forward. Tune into Christian's interview today! Take a look at the full collection of podcasts and explore additional...

Duration:00:32:18

Andreas Neumann, Chief Creative Officer, Jushi

3/16/2022
The Professionally Cannabis Podcast returns for 2022, with Andreas Neumann, Chief Creative Officer at Jushi taking the hotseat for the first ep of the year! Across 3 decades Dre has had a fascinating career, working with the likes of Iggy Pop, the Foo Fighters, and even Pele across a plethora of different roles within business, entertainment, photography and more! Since joining Jushi, he has revolutionised their retail footprint, making the organisation one of the hottest MSOs in the...

Duration:00:41:13

Dr. Jeffrey Becker, Co-Founder & Chief Scientific Officer of Bexson Biomedical

11/25/2021
Joining the pod today is Dr. Jeffrey Becker – a psychiatrist and the Co-Founder & Chief Scientific Officer of Bexson Biomedical. Over the conversation, Jeffrey takes us on his journey to psychedelics, finding himself as a mystic and delving into the interconnectivity of consciousness, ego and self within the healing process. Take a look at the full collection of podcasts and explore additional cannabis & psychedelics content at: https://contenthub.gcintelligence.com/

Duration:00:34:20

Jon Sandelman, Chairman & CEO, Ayr Wellness

11/18/2021
For this week’s episode, Jon Sandelman, the CEO of Ayr Wellness, joined the pod for an access-all-areas interview. Over the conversation, Jon takes us on his journey into cannabis, delving into how he set up a listed fund in Canada for US plant touching businesses, selecting companies for acquisition and setting a company culture across a diverse group of organisations. Take a look at the full collection of podcasts and explore additional cannabis & psychedelics content at:...

Duration:00:33:28

Jim Hourigan, CEO of CannaCraft

11/4/2021
Joining the pod this week is Jim Hourigan, the CEO of leading California cannabis brandhouse, CannaCraft. Known for popular brands, such as Absolute Xtracts and Care by Design, Jim talks us through the growing popularity of the cannabis beverage sector, with CannaCraft’s beer developed alongside Lagunitas (of Heineken fame), techniques for growing quality and consistent sun grown cannabis, and best practice for responding to growing consumer demand. Take a look at the full collection of...

Duration:00:24:29

Dr. Simon Ruffell & WaiFung Tsang; Psychae Institute at the University of Melbourne & Kings College London

10/21/2021
Want to know more about medical research on Ayahuasca? Tune into our conversation with Dr, Simon Ruffell and WaiFung Tsang of the Psychae Institute at University of Melbourne & Kings College London, respectively. Simon and WaiFung talk us through their journey to psychedelics – from self-funding an observational study around ayahuasca, through to receiving funding from the UK government to further their fantastic research! Take a look at the full collection of podcasts and explore...

Duration:00:36:14

Josh Kirby, Co-Founder & CEO of Kin Slips

10/14/2021
Earlier this year, we caught up with Josh Kirby, the Co-Founder & CEO of Kin Slips – a California-based brand looking to redefine cannabis delivery mechanisms through their sublingual strips. Josh takes us on his journey from making brownies at university to designing innovative products for the California cannabis market, including some M&A along the way. Check out Josh’s interview today! Take a look at the full collection of podcasts and explore additional cannabis & psychedelics content...

Duration:01:59:45

Professor Roger Pertwee, Emeritus Professor at the University of Aberdeen

9/30/2021
Tune into this week’s pod with one of the OGs of cannabis research - Professor Roger Pertwee, Emeritus Professor at the University of Aberdeen. In no uncertain terms, across over 50 years of cannabis research, Roger is behind many of the scientific breakthroughs that underpin our understanding of the pharmacology of cannabis and the endocannabinoid system. Having collaborated with Dr. Raphael Mechoulam in the early days of cannabis research, Roger is a true legend with an amazing...

Duration:00:27:43

Ronan Levy, Co-Founder & Executive Chairman, Field Trip

9/23/2021
Earlier this year, we spoke with another psychedelics and cannabis pioneer, Ronan Levy, Co-Founder & Executive Chairman of Field Trip Health. Within a candid conversation, Ronan discusses how Field Trip have exponentially scaled their business, the differences and similarities between how the psychedelics and cannabis industries will continue to grow, developing novel psychedelic compounds, and the journey from developing new drugs to commercialisation. Tune into Ronan’s interview...

Duration:01:42:48

Peter Crock, CEO of Cann Group

9/16/2021
Earlier this year, we spoke with Peter Crock, the CEO of Australian cannabis operator, Cann Group Ltd. As the first company in Australia granted a cultivation and research license for medical cannabis, Peter talks through the current state of play in the domestic market, Cann Group’s acquisitions and expansion into Europe, R&D initiatives and how to keep shareholders happy! Tune into Peter’s episode today to find out more. Take a look at the full collection of podcasts and explore...

Duration:00:37:53

Bek Muslimov & Nikolay Tretiyakov, Co-Founders of Leafy Tunnel

9/9/2021
For this episode, we speak with cannabis and psychedelics investors, Bek Muslimov and Nikolay Tretiyakov of Leafy Tunnel. Over the interview, we hear about the similarities and differences between cannabis and psychedelics investing, what investors should look for in companies and their founders, and the sectors that have the greatest growth potential. Tune into their episode today! Take a look at the full collection of podcasts and explore additional cannabis & psychedelics content at:...

Duration:00:33:44

Bruce Linton, Serial Entrepreneur & Founder

9/8/2021
Earlier this year, we caught up with returning guest to the pod and a psychedelics and cannabis pioneer, Bruce Linton. Over the interview, Bruce takes us through his journey into psychedelics and gives his insight into public policy, the future of mental health treatment and how investors should approach this burgeoning market. Tune in today! Take a look at the full collection of podcasts and explore additional cannabis & psychedelics content at: https://contenthub.gcintelligence.com/

Duration:00:37:14

Karim Webb, Entrepreneurial Activist & CEO of 4thMVMT

9/2/2021
This week's episode welcomes Karim Webb, Entrepreneurial Activist and CEO of 4thMVMT. Social equity initiatives are increasingly being worked into cannabis legalisation legislation in some U.S. states, but do they go far enough? Tune into Karim's interview to find out more! Take a look at the full collection of podcasts and explore additional cannabis & psychedelics content at: https://contenthub.gcintelligence.com/

Duration:01:08:09

Tracy Ryan, Founder of NKore, CannaKids and Saving Sophie

8/25/2021
Check out this week’s episode with Tracy Ryan, the Founder of NKore, CannaKids and Saving Sophie. Perhaps best known for her role in the award-winning film, Weed the People, in which Tracy’s baby daughter, Sophie, is treated with medical cannabis, Tracy has gone on to lead 3 organisations; most recently NKore, a research firm focussed on natural killer cell therapeutics and cannabis for cancer care. Take a look at the full collection of podcasts and explore additional cannabis &...

Duration:00:50:50

Part 2 | Dr. David Feifel, Professor Emeritus at UC San Diego & Founder of Kadima Neuropsychiatry Institute

8/11/2021
Tune into Part 2 of our bumper first episode of the Professionally Psychedelics Podcast with Dr. David Feifel. As Professor Emeritus at UC San Diego & Founder of Kadima Neuropsychiatry Institute, David is one of the pioneers of psychedelic medicine research and ketamine therapy; a true leader at the forefront of the biggest development in mental health for 50 years. Take a look at the full collection of podcasts and explore additional cannabis & psychedelics content at:...

Duration:01:07:51

Benjamin-Alexandre Jeanroy, Co-Founder & CEO at Augur Associates

8/6/2021
Earlier this year, we discussed everything French Cannabis with Benjamin-Alexandre Jeanroy, the Co-Founder & CEO of Augur Associates. The long-awaited two year ‘cannabis experiment’ in France was given the green light in March, providing access to medical cannabis and cannabis medicines for approximately 3000 patients. Benjamin talks through how this will work in practice, the way in which patients will be able to access medicine, the companies that are supplying the product, and the...

Duration:01:39:40