First Cannabis Advertisements Appear In Times Square

First Cannabis Advertisements Appear In Times Square

This week marked the first time cannabis and CBD companies were allowed to advertise on the electronic billboards that light up the Times Square New Year’s Eve party, the Denver Business Journal reports. Elixinol — a Broomfield, Colorado-based CBD company that distributes to 40 countries and is traded on the Canadian Securities Exchange — led the pack of cannabis and cannabis-adjacent companies who appeared on the historic billboards Monday night. “A year ago, we were denied advertising in Times Square. What a difference a year makes — we join the entire hemp community in celebrating what’s to come in 2019.” — Chris Husong, Director of Sales and Marketing for Elixinol, in a statement Elixinol was joined by other cannabis industry players Cannabis Network Media, Curved Papers, My Bud Vase, ...