Debra Borchardt is the CEO and Editor-In-Chief of the cannabis financial news site Green Market Report. She is an award-winning journalist who has covered the cannabis industry for the last seven years. Debra is often a panel guest or moderator at cannabis conferences and is considered a thought leader in the industry. She has appeared on Yahoo Finance TV, Cheddar TV and Bold TV to speak about the financial aspects of the industry.
Recent Articles By The Author
A Mellow 420 Holiday for the Cannabis Industry This Year
This year the Covid-19 lockdown has killed the cannabis celebration buzz.
Investors Waking Up to New Cannabis Opportunity: Sleep Aids
Studies appear to back up some cannabis products' use in helping users catch needed z's.
Once Considered the Greats, These Pot Players Now Look Burnt Out
Several companies that had appeared promising are now blaming the Covid-19 crisis as they fail to turn over a new leaf for the better.
Psychedelics May Find Legit Place in Pharma as Pandemic Takes Toll
As crisis turns into one of mental health as well as physical health, some firms are experimenting with use of LSD and 'magic mushroom' compounds.
Canadian Cannabis Firms Addressing Illegal Markets
These companies initially seemed to believe that regulators and law enforcement would drive out the illicit market dealers. That hasn't happened.
Coronavirus Pandemic Exposes Strengths and Weaknesses in Cannabis Companies
Those that could quickly pivot may earn a new set of customers.
Cannabis Covid-19 Bump May Not Be Enough for Marijuana Suppliers
Customers rushed to stock up on cannabis as states imposed stay-at-home orders, but a protracted loss of foot traffic in stores would hurt.
'Essential' Designation Could Keep Cannabis Industry Green
Push to make marijuana-related products 'essential items' could save the business amid coronavirus outbreak.
Deep in the Weeds of the Covid-19 Outbreak, Cannabis Cos. Adapt to Survive
Some businesses offer curbside delivery while others boost online sales -- still some can't escape closings and cut forecasts.
Cannabis Takes Hit From Coronavirus
As covid-19 causes a drag on industry -- both in vape cartridge production and canceled conferences -- some areas of business are rolling along.