Jeffrey Friedland will be featured in a conversation at the Denver PoTourist/West, a key event of Denver’s 420 week celebrations. The event is being held on April 19th at the Commons on Champa. Friedland will be interviewed by Dr. Lloyd Covens, Publisher, and Editor of West420 NewsWeekly.
Friedland will discuss, “Global Horizons: CannaTravelers to the Caribbean, Europe, Canada and South America.” He will discuss the global movement to legalize or decriminalize cannabis, the business opportunities in the new, emerging cannabis tourism industry, and his views regarding the future of cannabis tourism.
About PoTourist Week/West
PoTourist Week/West is being held in Denver and is focused on opportunities in the new cannabis tourism industry. It is sponsored by West420 NewsWeekly.
The event, featuring nineteen national experts will examine the new cannabis tourism industry. Sessions will include discussions on cannabis-friendly lodging; consumer safety issues, including driving and hosted tours; and the implications of state and local laws and regulations on tourism professionals. The event will also discuss current cannabis tourism options in the American states that have legalized recreational cannabis, Colorado, Washington, Oregon, and Alaska.
What are 420 Celebrations?
April 20 has become a counterculture holiday. It consists of gatherings celebrating cannabis that often include consuming the plant. While 420 celebrations started in the United States, they have spread to many other countries, including Canada and New Zealand.
About Jeffrey Friedland
As an emerging market pioneer, Jeffrey Friedland is an author, speaker and thought leader on emerging markets, the global economy, and the emerging global cannabis industry.
His latest book, "Marijuana: The World’s Most Misunderstood Plant,” is available in print and Kindle editions at Amazon and other booksellers.
Friedland is the CEO of INTIVA Inc., and Managing Director of Friedland Global Capital. Friedland has been the chief executive officer and a director of a NASDAQ-listed financial services company, a director of a New York Stock Exchange-listed company, and the chairman of the board of a Hong Kong based company with a Frankfurt Stock Exchange listing.
Friedland has been featured or quoted in publications and media including the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Forbes, the South China Morning Post, NBC, Reuters, Quartz, Israel Daily Television and the New York Times.