Ackrell Capital, LLC, an independent investment bank focused on the cannabis industry, and Vator, Inc., a platform for startups and investors, formed and launched CannaVator, a business accelerator program for emerging companies in the cannabis industry.
The program is now accepting applications for its first accelerator class, commencing September 13, 2016, which can be submitted at www.cannavator.com until August 15, 2016.
CannaVator will be a 10-week program culminating with a Demo Day prior to Thanksgiving. The program will consist of both virtual and in-person classes, with participating companies meeting in person in Oakland, CA at key times of the program.
Each participating company will receive a capital investment as well mentorsip about Product Development and Strategy, Financial Management, Modeling and Forecasting, Marketing and Business Development, Human Resources Development and Recruiting, Corporate Governance and Financing Strategies.
Ackrell Capital recently published the “U.S. Cannabis Investment Report 2016“.