LAS VEGAS, Aug. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Nevada advisory firm Electrum Partners announced that Managing Partner, Leslie Bocskor, has been featured in the Newsweek Special Edition, Weed 2.0. The four page spread explores Mr. Bocskor's rise as an industry leader and internationally sought speaker and showcases his perspective on the growth of legal cannabis in the US. With an estimated print circulation of 1.5 million, Newsweek is one of the premier print and online news publications in the world. Based in New York City, the magazine has 22 bureaus, including nine in the U.S.
Mr. Bocksor's previous experience as an investment banker and entrepreneur has helped him bring time-tested practices from the financial markets to the rapidly growing industry of legalized cannabis in the United States. Mr. Bocskor is also the Founding Chairman of the Nevada Cannabis Industry Association and a member of the ArcView Angel Investor Network, where he mentors cannabis companies for their presentations at investor meetings. He is active as part of the selection committee and has been a regular speaker at numerous ArcView Summits.
Mr. Bocskor makes frequent appearances at industry events and has presented at Cannabis Economy in New York City, the Marijuana Investor Summit in Denver, Colorado, the Jacob Securities Cannabis Conference in Toronto, Canada and the International Cannabis Economy Conference in Barcelona, Spain. He is scheduled to appear next at the upcoming NCIA Business Conference in New York City on September 21st - September 23rd.
Mr. Bocskor has been featured in dozens of news publications including USA Today, Washington Post, Fortune, Reuters, and Fast Company, and has been named one of the 100 most influential people in the cannabis industry by Cannabis Business Executive. www.cannabisbusinessexecutive.com
Electrum Partners, LLC is based in Las Vegas Nevada and offers strategic management and advisory services to a select group of public and private companies that are looking to maximize shareholder value, as well as companies that are making the private-to-public transition. Lead by Managing Partner and industry stalwart, Leslie Bocskor, the firm provides business services, strategic guidance, relationship management and industry-specific expertise to those operating within the United States legal cannabis industry. For more information, visit www.electrumpartners.com
Evan Nison, Public Relations Manager
Phone: (908) 812-0473
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