Author: Jackie Bryant
Premiering October 21 & 22 2021, alongside MJBizCon, MJ Unpacked is a cannabis industry event that places cannabis retailers and THC consumer packaged goods (CPG) brands at the center of the action. The goal is to give brands access to unique opportunities to connect, collaborate, and access capital.
MJ Unpacked is produced by Jage Media, Inc., which was co-founded by George Jage, who was instrumental in building MJBizCon and is currently the CEO of Jage Media, along with the MJ Unpacked. Jage Media also operates MJ Brand Insights, providing industry intel and data for cannabis brands and retailers.
Jage is a powerhouse in the cannabis industry who is best known as a B2B growth specialist and business builder adept at identifying new markets and opportunities to scale national businesses. Prior to founding Jage Media and its properties, Jage was Co-founder & Exec VP of the Off-Price Show (1993 – 2001), Co-founder & CEO of World Tea Media (2002 – 2012), and Group Director of the Beverage Group at F&W Media (2013 – 2014). During their substantive growth years, Jage served as President of Marijuana Business Daily (2014 – 2017), and Chief Executive Officer of Dope Media (2017 – 2019), leading the six year old startup to its acquisition by High Times. He’s also the recipient of many different industry and other professional accolades.
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