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Forbes Column April 10, 2018

Massachusetts Is The New Testbed For Cannabis Legalization

In his new Forbes column, 4Front's Kris Krane takes a look at the experimental rules that Massachusetts will use to govern its new adult-use market and which could be used as a blueprint for other states that are seriously considering the full legalization of cannabis

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News Release April 10, 2018

4Front’s Kris Krane to Moderate Panel at Upcoming Cannabis Business Conference in Berlin

Krane will moderate a panel on ‘strategic partnerships’ within the industry

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Forbes Column April 4, 2018

Are Canada's Cannabis Companies Overextended?

In his new Forbes column, 4Front's Kris Krane questions whether the sky-high valuations sported by Canada's largest cannabis companies are built on shaky ground

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News Release April 3, 2018

4Front Hires Cannabis Veteran Leah Heise as Chief Experience Officer for Mission

With Heise onboard, Mission will be first cannabis company in the industry with a CXO

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Forbes Column March 20, 2018

The Cannabis Industry Needs To Support Advocacy. Here's Why.

4Front’s Kris Krane launches Forbes column with a challenge for cannabis businesses to not forget how we got here

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In The News March 8, 2018

4Front’s Kris Krane quoted in Boston Globe

Krane weighs in on Massachusetts’ controversial new rules governing lighting at cannabis cultivation facilities

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News Release Feb. 26, 2018

4Front Promotes Leise Rosman to Chief Operating Officer

As COO, Rosman will provide the leadership, management, and vision necessary to effectively scale 4Front's operations

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News Release Feb. 13, 2018

4Front's Kris Krane Appointed to New Jersey Cannabis Industry Association Board of Trustees

The NJCIA is New Jersey's largest nonprofit trade association dedicated to the legal cannabis industry

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News Release Jan. 23, 2018

4Front congratulates seminal client Oasis Cannabis on proposed acquisition

First client partner to open in Nevada to be acquired by CLS Holdings

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News Release Jan. 12, 2018

4Front to present at online investor conference

Andrew Thut, 4Front’s CFO, is scheduled to share the company’s story in an interactive, real-time investor conference on VirtualInvestorConferences.com

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News Release Jan. 10, 2018

4Front raises $6M to fuel its rapid growth

4Front Holdings, LLC (“4Front”), a leading investment and management firm in the cannabis industry, today announced it has raised approximately $6 million to help it continue building out its multi-state operations and expand its national footprint.

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In The News Jan. 9, 2018

4Front’s Kris Krane quoted in Leafly article about AG Sessions’ rescindment of the Cole Memo

The article—”Cole Memo Wakeup: Cannabis Industry Must Rejoin the Federal Fight”—serves as a call to action for the cannabis industry to become more involved in federal cannabis reform efforts

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In The News Dec. 29, 2017

Rolling Stone asks 4Front’s Kris Krane for his 2018 predictions for the cannabis industry

Krane weighs in on Canada’s influence and what legalization in New Jersey could mean

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In The News Dec. 27, 2017

4Front’s Kris Krane quoted in New York Times article

Krane shares his thoughts for a New York Times article about how California-based cannabis startups are accessing funding and expertise

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News Release Nov. 29, 2017

4Front partners with Tokyo Smoke in its first foray into the Canadian market

4Front Advisors will support Tokyo Smoke in the pursuit of an operating license to open retail locations in Manitoba.

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News Release Aug. 15, 2017

4Front strengthens operations team with key hire

Scott Shank joins 4Front after managing existing and startup cannabis projects in Colorado, Nevada, Illinois, Pennsylvania, and Puerto Rico.

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News Release July 5, 2017

4Front launches Mission brand with a grand opening in Chicago

4Front’s Mission-branded dispensaries introduce a new player to the medical cannabis industry.

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News Release June 29, 2017

4Front affiliate wins operating license in Pennsylvania

Mission Pennsylvania wins a license to operate up to three dispensaries in northeastern Pennsylvania.

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In The News June 11, 2017

Boston magazine profiles 4Front’s Kris Krane

Boston magazine spent the day with Kris Krane, 4Front’s co-founder and president, and wrote about his experiences, 4Front’s plans in Massachusetts, and the company’s larger role in helping to professionalize the medical cannabis industry.

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In The News May 10, 2017

Boston Globe names 4Front and Kris Krane as 2017 Game Changers

The Boston Globe has selected 4Front and Kris Krane, its president and co-founder, for inclusion on its list of 2017 Game Changers. The newspaper selected people and companies that it determined represents “bright ideas and breakthroughs, inventions and innovations, people and places making waves in Boston.”

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News Release May 5, 2017

4Front’s Kris Krane to present at Canaccord Genuity’s Cannabis Conference

4Front Holdings, LLC (“4Front”), a leading investment and management firm in the medical cannabis industry, today announced that its president and co-founder, Kris Krane, will provide the keynote address at the 2017 Canaccord Genuity Cannabis Conference.

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