Season 1

E159 - Florida, man! Look out California, Florida is going to be THE market.
April 03, 2024x
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00:24:4311.34 MB

E159 - Florida, man! Look out California, Florida is going to be THE market.

Watch out Florida Man, the new headline is going to be about the big numbers that Florida will be putting up in a post adult-use legalized cannabis world. Join Cy Scott (CEO of Headset) and Emily Paxia (Managing Partner of Poseidon) discuss the exciting news that adult-use cannabis legalization has...

E158 - The Commish!
March 20, 2024x
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00:34:2315.77 MB

E158 - The Commish!

The commish is cracking down in New York, bringing the full might of the OGS to the legal cannabis market. Emily Paxhia and Cy Scott take a laid-back data-backed look at all the latest headlines coming out of New York -- good and bad!  New York Must Figure Out How to Fix Cannabis Mess, Hochul Order...

E157 - What's Ahead for Cannabis in 2024
March 13, 2024x
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E157 - What's Ahead for Cannabis in 2024

Okay, so it's been a little while but we are back (by popular demand)! The High-Rise returns with an all-new episode where we discuss what's coming for the show this year, and cover the stories we think we'll be talking a lot about during this upcoming year.  New York City vs. Upstat...

E156 - ... And that's a wrap on 2023 folks!
December 18, 2023x
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00:28:1112.93 MB

E156 - ... And that's a wrap on 2023 folks!

We did it everyone, 2023 is done!! Well, for the High-Rise podcast anyway.  On this episode, Emily and Cy wrap up the year with a podcast episode discussing the significant growth and trends in the cannabis industry throughout 2023 and a look back at what was discussed throughout the year from 75 e...

E155 - Ohio cannabis officially legal, but... no sharing (maybe)?
December 11, 2023x
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00:21:4910.02 MB

E155 - Ohio cannabis officially legal, but... no sharing (maybe)?

In the latest High-Rise, Cy and Emily discuss the latest updates on cannabis legalization in New York and Ohio. They cover the settlement in New York and the approval of licenses for existing medical operators to transition into the adult-use market. They also discuss the disappointing progress of ...

E151 - O(high)O legalization news and Q3 earnings wrap
November 13, 2023x
151
00:36:4725.29 MB

E151 - O(high)O legalization news and Q3 earnings wrap

Join Emily Paxhia and Cy Scott in the latest episode of High-Rise, where they unpack Ohio's surprising jump into legalizing adult-use cannabis. It's a big deal, not just for Ohioans, but also for the political chessboard.  The conversation then takes a turn into the world of cannabis heav...

E150: Cannabis Going Mainstream - Total Wine, Magnolia Bakery & Major Milestones
November 06, 2023x
150
00:28:0519.32 MB

E150: Cannabis Going Mainstream - Total Wine, Magnolia Bakery & Major Milestones

In this 150th episode of The High Rise podcast, hosts Cy Scott and Emily Paxhia celebrate milestones for the show and Cy's company Headset.  Headset recently processed its 50 billionth dollar in cannabis point-of-sale data, equating to nearly 1 billion transactions. They also launched a free t...

E149: From Wheat to Weed: Commerce Clause and Cannabis
October 27, 2023x
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00:45:4131.4 MB

E149: From Wheat to Weed: Commerce Clause and Cannabis

Join Emily and Cy as they host Darren Weiss, President of Verano as they discuss the genesis of the historic lawsuit filed against the federal government challenging cannabis prohibition under the Commerce Clause. The lawsuit argues that the federal government's current contradictory stance on...

E148 - Going for a Doobie: Pre-Rolls Take Off in Canada
October 24, 2023x
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00:27:4019.03 MB

E148 - Going for a Doobie: Pre-Rolls Take Off in Canada

In this episode of the podcast, Cy and Emily dive into the latest pre-roll industry report from Headset. They discuss how pre-rolls are exploding in popularity, especially in Canada where they now make up a third of all cannabis sales.  Cy compares Canada's love of pre-rolls to Ned Flanders&ap...