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Seattleites: Good Luck Finding Legal Pot To Buy

Michael Gordon of Kush Tourism, at a glass-blowing studio that is a favorite stop for his tour groups.

After the hoopla settled down after the grand opening of Seattle’s first state-licensed retail marijuana store in July, pot aficionados found that retail stores were hard to find.

Marijuana retail licenses were issued through a lottery system – and were supposed to be a golden ticket for those who received them, especially in urban areas like Seattle where it was competitive.

But now some of the lucky ticket holders are biding their time, saying there’s too much uncertainty to open a store. Some are dealing with location or supply issues. [Read More…]

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Rob Meagher, CBE’s Founder, President and Editor-in-Chief is a 30 year veteran of the media world. His career has spanned from stints representing the Washington Post, USA Weekend, Reader’s Digest, Financial World & Corporate Finance to the technology world where he worked at International Data Group and Ziff Davis where he was part of the launch team for The Web Magazine, Yahoo Internet Life, Smart Business and Expedia Travels before starting his own marketing and Publisher’s Representative Firm. He also ran all print and online media sales and marketing for the Society for Human Resource Management before partnering with Forbes and then Fortune to create Special Sections covering a variety of topics. Rob, who started CBE Press in 2014, can be contacted at [email protected]

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