Retail's Next Major Distruptor: Cannabis


Chicago Real Estate Council and the Illinois Chapter of the CCIM Institute 

invite you to attend:

“Retail’s Next Major Disruptor: Cannabis”

presented by:  Level Construction

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

11:30am - 1:30pm

Maggiano’s Little Italy, 516 N Clark, Chicago

Description of Topic:  On May 31, 2019 the Illinois General Assembly passed the Illinois Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act to legalize recreational marijuana use in the State of Illinois.  If you’ve ever asked the question, “What is the meaning and impact for the retail industry?”, you’ll want to join us as we shed light on the soon-to-explode retail cannabis industry, the estimated growth of new retail dispensaries, and the dynamics, issues and potential pitfalls for Landlords, Tenants, Brokers, Attorneys and more.  

Your All-Star Real Estate Panel:

Moderator:  Dan Tausk, Mid-America Real Estate Corporation

#1 – Josh Joseph, Principal and Director of RE, Grassroots Cannabis

#2 – Joe Brocato, Partner, GDAF & B LLP, attorney specializing in the Cannabis sector 

#3 – Wendy Berger, Director of the Board, Green Thumb Industries 

#4 – Deena Zimmerman, Tenant Representative, SVN 

#5 -  David Spreckman, Director of Field Marketing, Verano Holdings

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