Jushi Holdings With Jim Cacioppo

Jushi Holdings With CEO, Chairman, and Founder of Jushi Jim Cacioppo today on Plant Prophets with Vern Davis only on Cannabis Radio. In 2018, Jim Cacioppo collaborated with fellow cannabis and finance experts Erich Mauff and Jon Barack and realized that by combining their shared industry know-how, they could make a lasting impact on the lives of individuals across the globe. They quickly gathered an impressive team of experts to create Jushi Holdings Inc., with the ambition to be a leading multi-state owner and operator of cannabis licenses. Today, Jushi’s operations have grown rapidly with new cultivation, manufacturing, and retail licenses across the United States. Our team has grown to ~1,300 members and counting.

Jim brings managerial, start-up, operating, financial and investing experience to his role as CEO, Chairman, and Founder of Jushi. Prior to founding Jushi, Jim spent over two decades managing the business and allocating capital in senior management positions at several large hedge funds; two of which were early-stage success stories. Jim is Co-Founder and Managing Partner of One East Partners (US$2.3 billion (peak AUM)). Previously, Jim served as President and Co-Portfolio Manager of Sandell Asset Management (US$5.5 billion (peak AUM)) and Head of Distressed Debt for Halcyon Management, a global investment firm with over US$9 billion in assets. Jim has significant experience in private equity and operating several enterprises at the Board and management levels, including in the financial services, technology, chemicals, and consumer/leisure industries. Jim earned his BA from Colgate University and his MBA from Harvard University.