Want to start a business in cannabis?
The Leaf Forward Cannabis Startup Bootcamp is the best way to start a business in the booming cannabis industry. You will learn the strategies and tactics to start and grow a business in a strictly regulated and increasingly competitive industry. Courses are taught by subject matter experts, industry leaders, entrepreneurs, all of whom have been in your shoes before.
Apply for the 48North Female Founder Scholarship
Leaf Forward is partnering with our friends at 48North Cannabis Corp, Canada’s premiere female-focused health and wellness cannabis company, to award five women-led cannabis businesses with a scholarship to the upcoming Leaf Forward Cannabis Startup Bootcamp.Learn more
The Leaf ecosystem supports cannabis entrepreneurs and Leaf Forward companies from networking to ideation all the way to early-stage fundraising.
Leaf meetups bring together people in the cannabis industry in cities across Canada for conversation and learning.
Our 4-day intensive training sessions equip entrepreneurs with everything they need to get their cannabis business off the ground.
We are proud to partner with top organizations and firms operating in or servicing the cannabis space.
Here's what past Leaf Forward founders have to say about the program.
Leaf Forward is and was an excellent resource for our team. The networking within the industry was incredible along with the knowledgeable mentors who provided opportunities for individual meetings as well. The course offerings surrounding investor relations and deck preparation are assets our team now uses daily. We highly recommend the Sprint to Pitch programSimon Grigenas, CEO & Co-Founder, BRNT Designs
Leaf Forward’s founders class is exactly what we needed at this stage in our development, mentors provided us with solid feedback and actionable advice to move our business forwardJeffrey Stewart, Founder and CEO Ovandi
Leaf Forward does a tremendous job introducing their cohorts to the connections and mentors thats needed to propel any business in this space. Leaf Forward will become an essential asset for any Canadian cannabis startup as their network compounds exponentially.Tristan Tirone, CEO, Flow Filters
Leaf mentors are cannabis industry leaders who support Leaf Forward companies with their advice, experience, and expertise.
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