AUSTIN, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Austin-based Bat Bridge Entertainment will premiere the new CNN Original Series, High Profits, on Sunday, April 19, at 9 p.m. CST. Series leads Brian Rogers and Caitlin McGuire, Bat Bridge Entertainment executive producers, partners and VIPs will attend the event held at Austin's Rattle Inn Whiskey Lounge.
High Profits, produced by Austin's Bat Bridge Entertainment, follows Breckenridge Cannabis Club (BCC) owners Brian and Caitlin as they manage a highly lucrative chain of retail marijuana stores and build the first legal weed empire. The eight-part, hour-long series grants viewers exclusive access to the couple poised to be the first ever "moguls of marijuana."
"Bat Bridge Entertainment is passionate about telling compelling, unique stories and it doesn't get much more interesting than the realities of the booming marijuana industry in Colorado," said Stephen Germer, executive producer for Bat Bridge Entertainment. "We are so thankful to Brian and Caitlin for allowing us to witness their challenges and growing success as they pioneer a new era for business in this country. CNN viewers are going to be fascinated by what they see and hear."
In the months since Colorado legalized the use and sale of recreational marijuana, the BCC has grown from a $515,000 per year medical marijuana dispensary with four employees to a $5 million per year business of nearly 30 employees. Statewide, Colorado Department of Revenue reported $700 million in marijuana sales in 2014.
High Profits premieres Sunday, April 19, at 9 p.m. CST on CNN or via CNNgo. To view the trailer for High Profits click here or visit cnn.com.
About Bat Bridge Entertainment
Established July 2013, Bat Bridge Entertainment is a full service production company based in Austin, Texas. They are storytellers who create high quality unscripted and scripted content for major cable networks, while priding themselves on identifying exceptional characters and uncharted worlds. Bat Bridge Entertainment reveals the tapestry of the human experience. Their stunning visual style pairs perfectly with their ability to tell substantive, entertaining narratives, believing the best stories, are true stories.
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