March 23, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- ArcView—the ambitious, accredited cannabis investment network co-created by Steve DeAngelo—will grace the cover of Fortune Magazine
March 25, 2013
. The feature story gives readers an inside look at growing investor interest in one of the country's fastest emerging industries—cannabis.
In January, Fortune's senior legal analyst/reporter
, where he was given exclusive access to The ArcView Group's Angel Investor Network Meeting, which pairs accredited investors with vetted cannabis companies around
the United States
and movement leader,
, co-founded The ArcView Group in 2010 with fellow activist/entrepreneur,
. The event was attended by 35 investors, who heard pitches from 12 cannabis-related companies after being welcomed by
The ArcView Group is developing a responsible, respected, profitable, and politically engaged, legal cannabis industry. In addition to the Angel Investor Network, ArcView acts as a business incubator. Other projects developed by ArcView include Cannassure Insurance Services, See Change Research, and a soon-to-be-launched crowd-funding platform, WeCanna.
is a veteran activist and entrepreneur who has launched several successful cannabis ventures, including Harborside Health Center, the nation's largest, model medical dispensary; Steep Hill Laboratory, the nation's first and most sophisticated cannabis-testing laboratory; and Ecolution, which for a decade was America's premier industrial hemp company.
DeAngelo and Harborside have also led the way in resisting the U.S. attorneys' crackdown on regulated
, and currently are litigating two separate lawsuits against the federal government to halt federal efforts to close medical cannabis dispensaries.
Read the full Fortune cover story here:
For more details about The ArcView Group, go to: arcviewgroup.com.