Episode 435: 09-21-17
Jim Fried of Fried On Business talks to Ivan Field, CEO of Medical United LLC – MarijuanaDoctor.com – in Miami. With locations throughout South Florida, this firm is on the leading edge of medical marijuana. Jim and Ivan discuss why he got involved in this business, the opening of a Central Florida location, and what he sees today and in the future. Jim also speaks with Nicole “Nikki” Fried, President and owner of Igniting Florida LLC, Tallahassee and Ft. Lauderdale, which focuses on government consulting and statewide lobbying. During the 2016 Legislative Session, Nicole Fried played an integral role in the passage of HB 307, relating to the usage of medical marijuana for those who are terminally ill. She has become one of most visible faces and a key lobbyist in Florida’s burgeoning medical cannabis industry. Jim and Nicole discuss the current law, what is legal today, and the status of the industry’s future.