THE MARIMED TEAM

MariMed is leading the industry in the management and development of high quality medical cannabis dispensaries and cultivation.

Our executive management has a strong record of success in business and healthcare, as well as deep expertise in all aspects of the cultivation, production, and delivery of medical cannabis in a professional, safe, and secure manner.

OUR EXECUTIVE TEAM

ROBERT FIREMAN

FOUNDER & CEO

Early pioneer and visionary business leader in the evolving legal medical cannabis industry. Successful entrepreneur, investor, attorney, and developer of new innovative businesses across a variety of industries.

 

JON LEVINE

FOUNDER & CFO

Proven executive with over 25 years management experience in finance, HR, real estate development and healthcare management. Jon worked for over 17 years at Equity Industrial Partners Corp. in MA, a commercial real estate development company that has managed and sold over 50 million square feet in the US. Jon is directly responsible for all financial operations, cannabis tax reporting and code requirements for over 7 years.

TIM SHAW

COO

Timothy Shaw is the Chief Operating Officer of MariMed, bringing over 20 years of business leadership and operations excellence to the company, along with deep rooted technical expertise in agriculture, cultivation, hydroponics, processing, facilities management and product development. Read More

OUR ADVISORS

GERALD MCGRAW, JR.

Founder and CEO of the Thomas C. Slater Compassion Center in Providence, Rhode Island. Provides leadership in facility management.

RAYMOND S. WHITE

Former Lt. Colonel of the RI State Police. Provides expertise on security and compliance.

The MariMed team developed The Thomas C. Slater Compassionate Care Center, a state of the art, regulatory compliant and fully operational cultivation and medical marijuana dispensary in Providence, Rhode Island. This facility is a replicable model of excellence for other medical cannabis centers and we will continue to expand our operations as states approve legalization.

Cultivation Centers

We provides total solutions for the design, development, operation, funding and optimization of medical cannabis cultivation centers

Production and Operation

MariMed is leading the industry in the management and development of high quality medical cannabis dispensaries and cultivation production facilities.

Deep Expertise

We have a deep expertise in all aspects of the cultivation, production, and delivery of medical cannabis in a professional, safe, and secure manner.

Strong Record Of Success

Our executive management has a strong record of success in business and healthcare

RECENT NEWS

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  • New Jersey lawmakers delay action on adult-use marijuana until 2019
    by Jeff Smith on December 14, 2018 at 11:10 pm

    New Jersey lawmakers won’t vote on legalizing adult-use marijuana before the end of the year after failing to reach a compromise deal. The failure likely means that legalization won’t be taken up again until 2019, dashing hopes for now that the state would be the first to establish a full-fledged recreational program through its Legislature. […] New Jersey lawmakers delay action on adult-use marijuana until 2019 is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • US Senator plans to pitch measure to resolve cannabis’ legal, financial issues
    by Jeff Smith on December 14, 2018 at 9:25 pm

    U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner plans to introduce an amendment to a criminal justice reform bill that would fully protect state-legal marijuana programs as well as resolve banking and taxation issues that currently vex the MJ industry, his office confirmed Friday. The proposed amendment would be similar to language in the States Act, a bill co-sponsored […] US Senator plans to pitch measure to resolve cannabis’ legal, financial issues is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Ohio regulators ask for $2.1M to cover costs of medical marijuana lawsuits
    by Bart Schaneman on December 14, 2018 at 7:38 pm

    Ohio’s medical cannabis regulators are asking for an additional $2.1 million from state funds to cover the legal fees incurred from lawsuits lobbed by companies that were denied MMJ licenses. By March 2018, at least three lawsuits had been filed against the state by eight medical marijuana companies. More details on the impact of the […] Ohio regulators ask for $2.1M to cover costs of medical marijuana lawsuits is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • ‘Severe supply shortage’ forces Ontario to start with only 25 cannabis retailers; licensed producers barred
    by Matt Lamers on December 14, 2018 at 5:40 pm

    Canada’s largest marijuana market is set to adopt a phased approach to cannabis retail due to “severe supply shortages across the country,” the Ministry of Finance announced Thursday, capping the early rollout to no more than 25 stores. The licenses will be issued by lottery, which the ministry described as a temporary model. The Alcohol […] ‘Severe supply shortage’ forces Ontario to start with only 25 cannabis retailers; licensed producers barred is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Massachusetts bank willing to accept deposits from some cannabis businesses
    by Bart Schaneman on December 14, 2018 at 1:00 pm

    At least one bank in Massachusetts is willing to do business with medical marijuana companies. Swansea-based BayCoast Bank said it will take deposits from MMJ businesses, according to the Boston Business Journal. BayCoast Bank is offering to work with medical marijuana companies – as well as MMJ businesses that have entered the state’s new adult-use […] Massachusetts bank willing to accept deposits from some cannabis businesses is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Week in Review: NV cannabis licensing gripes, Connecticut permits more MMJ dispensaries & Q3 earnings roundup
    by Bart Schaneman on December 14, 2018 at 11:30 am

    Nevada issues 61 additional provisional recreational marijuana retail permits, Connecticut doubles the number of medical cannabis dispensary licenses in the state, and some publicly traded MJ firms release third-quarter results. Here’s a closer look at some notable developments in the marijuana industry this week. Nevada licensing controversy Nevada issued 61 provisional adult-use retail licenses, which […] Week in Review: NV cannabis licensing gripes, Connecticut permits more MMJ dispensaries & Q3 earnings roundup is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Washington state regulators approve new rules for marijuana edibles
    by Joey Pena on December 13, 2018 at 11:38 pm

    After months of back and forth with cannabis-infused products makers and MJ trade associations, the Washington state Liquor and Cannabis Board approved new packaging, labeling and product design regulations for edibles. The rules: Designate approved colors and shapes for edible products. Specify approved font, background and accent colors for edible packaging and labeling. Provide guidelines […] Washington state regulators approve new rules for marijuana edibles is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Nebraska state senators launch effort to put medical cannabis on 2020 ballot
    by Jeff Smith on December 13, 2018 at 9:35 pm

    Two lawmakers in conservative Nebraska revealed plans to place a medical marijuana legalization measure on the 2020 ballot. Sens. Anna Wishart and Adam Morfeld, both Democrats from Lincoln, announced the formation of Nebraskans for Sensible Marijuana Laws. The campaign, which has received backing from the Marijuana Policy Project, will seek a constitutional amendment to give […] Nebraska state senators launch effort to put medical cannabis on 2020 ballot is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Maine’s first medical marijuana convenience store opens for business
    by Joey Pena on December 13, 2018 at 8:10 pm

    What is believed to be Maine’s first medical cannabis convenience store is scheduled to open in Portland this week. Atlantic Farms Gas N’ Grass says it will sell cannabis-infused gummies, tinctures and smokable marijuana on Thursday, the first day Maine’s new sweeping medical marijuana law takes effect. Gas N’ Grass isn’t the first or only […] Maine’s first medical marijuana convenience store opens for business is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • First medical cannabis dispensary gets OK to open in Ohio
    by Bart Schaneman on December 13, 2018 at 7:05 pm

    Ohio has given the first medical marijuana dispensary the approval to open, but it’s still uncertain when sales will begin. State regulators gave the go-ahead to Cresco Labs’ CY+ dispensary near Steubenville, on the eastern side of the state, making it the first of the dozens of provisionally licensed retailers to receive a certificate of operation. […] First medical cannabis dispensary gets OK to open in Ohio is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Howard Dean, Lloyd Axworthy join marijuana firm’s International Advisory Board
    by Matt Lamers on December 13, 2018 at 6:05 pm

    (This story has been updated to include a statement from a Tilray spokesperson.) Amid growing scrutiny of cross-border deals in the marijuana industry, Nanaimo, British Columbia-based Tilray has formed an International Advisory Board consisting of global government and business leaders to provide guidance to its executive team. The advisory board includes six-term Vermont Gov. Howard […] Howard Dean, Lloyd Axworthy join marijuana firm’s International Advisory Board is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Final California marijuana regulations: ‘Wins, losses and more ambiguity’
    by John Schroyer on December 13, 2018 at 11:30 am

    The recently released final drafts of California's marijuana industry rules received mixed reviews from some cannabis experts. Final California marijuana regulations: ‘Wins, losses and more ambiguity’ is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Hemp legalization clears House, off to president for final approval
    by Laura Hamilton on December 12, 2018 at 9:31 pm

    Hemp legalization awaits the pen of President Donald Trump after the U.S. House on Wednesday followed the Senate and approved a 2018 Farm Bill that removes hemp from the U.S. Controlled Substances Act. The House voted 369-47 to agree to a Farm Bill compromise that includes redefining cannabis plants with no more than 0.3% THC. […] Hemp legalization clears House, off to president for final approval is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

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