The MPG is a Denver-based economic and policy consulting firm nationally recognized for its role in shaping regulated medical and recreational cannabis markets. MPG regularly provides actionable research and analysis that empowers businesses, government agencies, and investors to make informed decisions within the regulated cannabis industry.
MPG hosted a delegation of Mexican Senators, Congressional Representatives and government officials for a Leadership Exchange with Colorado`s Department of Revenue, Marijuana Enforcement Division, Department of Public Health and Environment, City of Denver Marijuana officials, and state and local political figures. The program included several educational sessions with MPG Partners Adam Orens and Miles Light on tax policy and market structuring and tour of licensed cultivation, manufacturing, testing and retail locations.
The MPG has signed an agreement to supply consulting services to MuniServices Clients in Washington, California, and other states. This partnership will expand MPG reach, and deepen services for MuniServices.
MPG Founding Partner Adam Orens joined SU Board of Directors to cement an agreement for the MPG to provide procurement and consulting services in legal marijuana. Southern University will use the MPG to develop thier state-sanctioned marijuana cultivation facilities.
MPG Founding Partner Adam Orens speaks on the maturing Colorado marijuana market at the State of Colorado 2016 Annual Demography Summit. Watch Adam speak on sales trends, user demographics and the economic impacts of this new and fast growing industry.
Canadian Government selects MPG. On Wednesday, the Canadian Cannabis Legalization and Regulation Secretariat chose a consortium, led by the Marijuana Policy Group, to estimate market size and perform advisory services for thier legalization rollout.
MPG Partner Adam Orens to Present at the Denver Marijuana Management Symposium
Los Angeles County retains MPG for market size, tax revenue, and budget impact estimation and recommendations.
MPG partner Adam Orens meets with the Cannabis Licensing Authority in Kingston, Jamaica and addresses the CanEx Jamaica conference in Montego Bay.
Florida city mayors solicit MPG for medical license allocation recommendations (See P.A6, Sarasota Herald Tribune, Oct. 18, 2016).
MPG Partner Adam Orens and Associate Clinton Saloga give presentations at the First Annual Canadian Cannabis Business Conference
Adam Orens presents at the inaugural Cannabis Hub marijuana policy and cultural summit for Mexico.
Adam Orens and Miles Light serve as expert panelists during the inaugural Cannabis Science and Policy Summit hosted by NYU.
MPG Partner Miles Light is invited to join expert panel for: "National Debate on Marijuana Use and Regulation in Mexico."
MPG Partner Adam Orens is invited to speak at the Annual Cannabis Industry Meetings. Presentation: "The economic impacts of Marijuana Legalization"
MPG is wins private contract to estimate detailed marijuana demand and pricing trends across 26 US States.
MPG experts begin joint-project with University of Colorado to develop in-depth market itelligence on marijuana market pricing, competition, and economic outcomes.
MPG is retained to provide regulatory assessment of Louisiana's Medical Marijuana Program.
MPG is retained to assess level patient prevalence and capture rates for medical marijuna in Puerto Rico.
MPG partners with Vicente Sederberg to create an economic model for the Vermont Cannabis Collaborative, to predict consumer demand, the types of jobs created, and the number of licenses needed to meet demand. See the full report here.
The Brookings Institution releases an article exploring the question of pot potency based on MPG's equivalency study for the Colorado Department of Revenue.High-tech marijuana: The science & profit of cannabis composition.
The MPG produces a landmark study on marijuana equivalencies between edibles, concentrates, and flower. Read the full report here.
MPG partner Adam Orens to conduct panel presentation at the 2015 Cannabis Business Summit and Expo in Denver, Colorado.
MPG partner Miles Light participates in ACLU Summit on Marijuana Legalization, Seattle, Washington. Click here for the story in the Washington Post.
MPG partner Miles Light to participate in new research agenda on marijuana legalization. Uruguay, Washington, and Colorado markets to be assessed.
MPG partner Adam Orens speaks to KLCC - Southern California public radio - about Colorado marijuana revenues and future trends.
The Wall Street Journal cites the Marijuana Policy Group regarding impact of marijuana business on the Colorado economy.
Marijuana Policy Group highlighted on 60 Minutes for their work on estimating the market for Marijuana in Colorado and Alaska."The Marijuana Effect".
Marijuana Policy Group provides data and content for CNBC News Special study on marijuana markets in Colorado."Marijuana Country: Cannabis Boom".
Colorado MED Releases Assessment of State Market Demand.