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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  • US Senate panel balks at cannabis banking bill
    by Lisa Bernard-Kuhn on June 22, 2018 at 10:18 pm

    Efforts to address the marijuana industry’s banking woes were dealt a second blow this month by a top Congressional committee. The Senate Appropriations committee voted 21-10 to sideline an amendment that would have offered protections for financial institutions that open bank accounts for legal cannabis firms. The move follows the recent defeat of a parallel amendment […] US Senate panel balks at cannabis banking bill is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • NJ recreational marijuana bill stalling, but overall prospects still look bright
    by Jeff Smith on June 22, 2018 at 9:41 pm

    The probability of an adult-use marijuana bill passing in New Jersey before a June 30 budget deadline reportedly is declining, but lawmakers still look poised to approve recreational MJ within the next year, according to a policy analyst and advocate. The current effort is hitting a snag because of state budget squabbles as well as […] NJ recreational marijuana bill stalling, but overall prospects still look bright is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Utah politico asks federal court to throw out challenge to medical cannabis initiative
    by Jeff Smith on June 22, 2018 at 8:38 pm

    A high-ranking Utah official is asking a federal court to dismiss a lawsuit seeking to keep a medical marijuana initiative off the November ballot, saying the legal challenge lacks merit and standing. In a motion filed in U.S. District Court in central Utah, Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox argued that: He fully complied with Utah’s election rules […] Utah politico asks federal court to throw out challenge to medical cannabis initiative is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Massachusetts’ marijuana chief predicts slow recreational rollout
    by Omar Sacirbey on June 22, 2018 at 5:58 pm

    Massachusetts’ top marijuana regulator told reporters this week that the state likely would not meet a July 1 target date for the launch of its recreational marijuana program, and the rollout could prove more gradual than some in the state had hoped to see. “There is nothing in the legislation about July 1, but I […] Massachusetts’ marijuana chief predicts slow recreational rollout is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Arkansas Supreme Court paves way for medical cannabis program launch
    by Jeff Smith on June 22, 2018 at 4:38 pm

    The Arkansas Supreme Court cleared the way for the state to launch its medical marijuana program, reversing a lower court ruling that prevented officials from issuing the first grower licenses. Pulaski County Judge Wendell Griffen ruled in March that the state’s process for awarding medical marijuana cultivation licenses was unconstitutional. He said the process violated […] Arkansas Supreme Court paves way for medical cannabis program launch is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Week in Review: Cannabis banking confusion, medical marijuana vs. opioids in NY & MMJ defeat in US Tax Court
    by Bart Schaneman on June 22, 2018 at 10:30 am

    Landmark news comes from Canada this week as it becomes the first G-20 nation to legalize recreational cannabis. Read more about that here. In the United States, cannabis banking reform advocates get mixed signals, New York plans to allow the use of medical marijuana in lieu of opioids, and U.S. Tax Court denies a Colorado MMJ company's business deductions. Week in Review: Cannabis banking confusion, medical marijuana vs. opioids in NY & MMJ defeat in US Tax Court is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Massachusetts awards first recreational marijuana cultivation license
    by Bart Schaneman on June 21, 2018 at 10:47 pm

    Massachusetts regulators announced the first cultivation license for the upcoming recreational marijuana program. Sira Naturals, a Milford-based company, received approval from the Cannabis Control Commission for a Tier 3 cultivation license, which will allow the company 10,000-20,000 of square feet of indoor grow space. The company has been cultivating medical marijuana in Milford since 2016. […] Massachusetts awards first recreational marijuana cultivation license is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Portugal passes medical cannabis law, opens domestic market
    by Matt Lamers on June 21, 2018 at 7:30 pm

    Portugal’s lawmakers approved sweeping changes medical cannabis regulation, opening new opportunities for international and domestic companies. Portugal passes medical cannabis law, opens domestic market is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Rhode Island budget to boost medical marijuana dispensary fee from $5K to $250K
    by Laura Hamilton on June 21, 2018 at 3:30 pm

    The Rhode Island General Assembly has approved a state budget that includes a proposal to increase the fee medical marijuana dispensaries pay for licenses from $5,000 to $250,000. Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo says she will sign the budget Friday. Previously, the governor had proposed a plan to open 12 more medical cannabis dispensaries in the […] Rhode Island budget to boost medical marijuana dispensary fee from $5K to $250K is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Aurora Cannabis to spin off US subsidiary
    by Lisa Bernard-Kuhn on June 21, 2018 at 3:16 pm

    One of Canada's largest cannabis firms, Aurora Cannabis, is planning to spin off its U.S. subsidiary, Australis Capital. Aurora Cannabis to spin off US subsidiary is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • MJ Freeway cannabis software system hits new glitch in Washington state; contract up for renewal
    by Bart Schaneman on June 21, 2018 at 3:00 pm

    Marijuana business owners in Washington state continue to grapple with problems in the state-selected traceability program, with some industry officials concerned the situation could trigger errors tied to tax reporting and regulatory compliance. The state has used MJ Freeway’s Leaf Data Systems for its traceability software platform since December. The kinks plaguing the system come […] MJ Freeway cannabis software system hits new glitch in Washington state; contract up for renewal is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Local control could become an issue if Michigan legalizes recreational cannabis
    by John Schroyer on June 21, 2018 at 12:23 pm

    Will local governments have the power to unilaterally ban marijuana companies if a recreational legalization ballot measure is approved in Michigan in November? The answer seems to be up in the air, according to Detroit TV station WDIV. “One interpretation says all communities are opted in automatically until they opt out. The other interpretation is […] Local control could become an issue if Michigan legalizes recreational cannabis is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

  • Provincial Preview: Prince Edward Island cannabis industry offers ‘phenomenal’ tourism opportunities
    by Matt Lamers on June 21, 2018 at 12:00 pm

    Prince Edward Island may be Canada’s smallest province, but it has already attracted some important investments in the cannabis industry. Provincial Preview: Prince Edward Island cannabis industry offers ‘phenomenal’ tourism opportunities is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs […]

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