NewlyTrading! NervGen Pharma Corp.

March 21, 2019

On this edition of NewlyTrading, Ernest Wong, CEO of NervGen Pharma Corp. (TSX.V:NGEN). Ernest speaks with host Jim Ripley about the company’s new life-changing nerve regeneration technology. For further information, please contact CEO Ernest Wong at (778) 888-4101 or via email

The Green Scene Podcast: An update on Lifestyle Delivery Systems financing

March 13, 2019

On this episode of The Green Scene Podcast, we provide our listeners with an exclusive update from Brad Eckenweiler, CEO of Lifestyle Delivery Systems (LDS: CSE, XETR: LD6).

Our discussion today focuses on the announcement of a $5 million private placement and other significant company updates. Lifestyle Delivery Systems, announced an MOU in Canada to further their global expansion of Cannastrips. Listen in on Brad explaining what the use of proceeds and what the company can look forward to in the coming months.

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NewlyTrading! Asia Cannabis Corp. (ASIA:CSE)

January 31, 2019

Asia Cannabis Corp. (ASIA/CSE)  is an early-stage international agri-technology company centred on the planting, growing, and harvesting of new and valuable strains of hemp in South Asia.  With its licensed technology, strategic South Asia regions, the company will benefit from positive climatic conditions, political and social acceptance of hemp and associated products and existing agricultural and processing infrastructure.

ASIA's genetic hybridization provides a discernible benefit to produce along the pillars of the hemp industry That being - food, fuel, fibre, and foundation, in addition to supporting and stimulating local sectors.

 CEO Mark Johannes J. Kingma joins host Jim Ripley.

NewlTrading! FireFox Gold Corp. (FFOX:TSX.V)

January 24, 2019

FireFox Gold Corp. (FFOX:TSX.V) is now trading!

On this edition of NewlyTrading, FireFox Gold Corp. Director and CEO Carl Lofberg provides host Jim Ripley an overview of the current status of Mining Friendly Finland. As a country, Finland has only been open to foreign investment for twenty-four years, but is currently ranked as #1 in the Fraser Institute’s ranking of favourable mining jurisdictions globally. Carl Lofberg says for Firefox Gold, now that then company is trading, it’s time to get to work.

Rapid Dose Therapeutics Corp.

January 17, 2019! Rapid Dose Therapeutics Corp. (DOSE:CSE) is a Canadian bio-technology company providing proprietary drug delivery technologies to the pharmaceutical and healthcare manufacturing industries. Rapid Dose has three divisions and has produced a number of proprietary drug delivery technologies including QuickStrip™ which Rapid Dose management believes will take oral cannabis delivery to the next level and is now lining up partners. Mark Upsdell joins host Jim Ripley.

Mark Upsdell, CEO is results-driven and focused leader with proven success in new market identification and strategic positioning. Proven track record of increasing sales while establishing strategic alliances. 416-477-1052,

Yield Growth Corp - Ordinary Shares (BOSS:CNX)

December 27, 2018

Penny Green, Co-Founder, President and CEO of The Yield Growth Corp. Penny has been recognized on PROFIT Magazine’s W100 list of top Canadian female entrepreneurs. Under her leadership as CEO, her law firm Bacchus Law was in the PROFIT 500 Fastest Growing companies in 2015 and 2016. Penny has deep experience in capital markets and has been involved in over 100 going public transactions. Penny was also a Co-Founder of Merus Labs Inc. (TSX:MSL, NASDAQ:MSLI-Q) which was acquired by Norgine B.V. in July 2017. 


The Yield Growth Corp. is a cannabis asset growth corporation with assets in media, technology and products. Yield Growth owns 100% of  Urban Juve Provisions Inc., which has a catalogue of over 50 cannabis sativa wellness formulas for body care, facial care and pain management and other therapeutic products. Urban Juve has registered for sale with Health Canada 26 products containing cannabis sativa hemp oil and has filed 11 provisional patent applications in the United States.

High Tide Inc. (HITI:CNX)

December 20, 2018

High Tide Inc. is an Alberta-based, retail-focused cannabis corporation. It is among the most vertically- integrated companies in the Canadian cannabis market, with portfolio subsidiaries including RGR Canada Inc., Smoker's Corner Ltd., Famous Brandz Inc., Canna Cabana Inc. and the majority of KushBar Inc. High Tide's strategy as a parent company is to extend and strengthen its retail-focused integrated value chain while providing a complete customer experience and maximizing shareholder value.


Raj Grover, CEO. Mr. Grover is the founder of High Tide and its subsidiary companies of RGR Canada, Smoker’s Corner and Canna Cabana, while also being the co-founder of High Tide’s newest subsidiary, Famous Brandz. Raj started Smoker’s Corner in 2009 and RGR Canada in 2011 and has been operating profitably as a pioneer in the cannabis accessories industry ever since. Currently, he is a national franchisor and entrepreneur with 17 years of experience in building and selling successful companies. Mr. Grover leads the industry in manufacturing capabilities and has built the largest network of comparable retail stores in Canada. In his personal time, Raj is passionate about supporting children’s charities that benefit the underprivileged and those struggling with health issues and other life challenges.

1-855-747-6420 or

Planet 13 Holdings Inc. (PLTH:CNX)

December 13, 2018

Larry Scheffler, Co-CEO - A former Nevada city councillor, Larry Scheffler explains how a working knowledge of the rules and regulations in Sin City provided he and his partners an opportunity to open a mind-boggling 120,000-square foot fully emmersive store-front, just off the Las Vegas strip! And that’s just the beginning.




As an innovative, vertically-integrated and established cannabis leader in the Nevada market, Planet 13 Holdings, Inc. is committed to providing an array of international award-winning cannabis products available through its strategically located licensed operations. Planet 13 Holdings, Inc. is focused on providing an unparalleled dispensary experience and optimizing cultivation efficiencies through its best-in-class technology, as the vanguard of cannabis.

Harvest Health & Recreation Inc. HARV:CNX

December 11, 2018

Steve White, CEO. Steve co-founded Harvest in 2011. He quickly learned that he had the ability to help shape a company that gave people control over an aspect of their life where they previously had very little – their health and wellness. This led Steve to instill a culture of education and empowerment at Harvest to provide patients with much-needed products, resources, and support. As Harvest’s CEO, Steve is responsible for license acquisition, start-up, operations, and organizational direction and strategy.


480-494-2261 or


Harvest Health & Recreation Inc. currently holds medical cannabis licenses in eleven states and participates in a variety of ways for each facility, from full ownership and operation to design-build expertise and operational consultation. Our aggressive expansion efforts include seeking licenses in other states and exploring opportunities abroad.

Nerds on Site Inc. (NERD:CSE)

December 11, 2018

Mr. Eugene Konarev is a director of Nerds On Site. Eugene is a professional financier, with significant capital market experience. Eugene was the architect of Nerds on site financial plan leading to IPO, and was a point person in the process of the IPO.


1-877-778-2335 or via email


Established in 1995, in London, Ontario, Canada by a pair of self-proclaimed nerds (John Harbarenko and David Redekop) with a single focus, Nerds On Site expanded rapidly in the London, ON market. Fast-forward and that rapid expansion has continued at top VW Beetle speed, leaving a trail of red shirts across Canada and into the United States. To date, Nerds On Site has serviced over 100,000 clients and has a Client Satisfaction Rating of 96.5%. And the company is now public.

Ovation Science Inc. (OVAT:CSE).

December 11, 2018

With over 30 years of entrepreneurial, business management and market initialization experience, Terry Howlett drives and directs Ovation Sciences’ development and technology vision. He is adept at guiding emerging and publicly traded start-up companies through the stages of capital formation (he founded Skinvisible, Inc. in 1998), strategic planning and business growth; specializing in venture capital financing.

You can contact Terry at 702.433.7154 or via email:


Ovation Science is an innovative drug development company with a high performance patented topical and transdermal delivery system called Invisicare® which enhances the delivery of cannabis and other ingredients to and through the skin.

Using pharmaceutical drug development protocols and innovation, Ovation Science has developed topical and transdermal cannabis product formulations; all delivered by Invisicare®. Our technology and formulations are licensed to national and international companies that are branding experts that manufacture and market these products globally.

Delrey Metals Corp. DLRY:CNX

December 11, 2018

Morgan Good is the founder of Patriot Capital Corporation, a boutique finance, marketing and investment company concentrated on seeking private opportunities that require go-public transactions and finance along with sourcing undervalued public issuers and enhancing their investment profiles. This is accomplished with focused efforts towards maximizing public awareness, strengthening financial relationships new and old, as well as creating marketing and finance opportunities that can lead to success and increased shareholder value.


To contact Morgan directly, please call 604-428-5583 or via email


Delrey Metals Corp. is an exploration stage mineral resources company whose principal business activities include acquiring, exploring and evaluating strategic energy mineral properties.

Security Devices International SDZ:CNX

December 11, 2018

Brian Ganz, President. Brian brings more than 30 years of global business experience in sales management, manufacturing, new product design and development as well as mergers & acquisitions. Mr. Ganz will assist SDI with sales & marketing, expansion of the company’s product range, review of operations, implementation of cost control measures, development of strategic alliances and financial oversight. During his career Mr. Ganz has bought, built and sold more than half a dozen global businesses with combined sales in excess of $1.0 billion. Most recently, Mr. Ganz sold Maine Industrial Tire LLC to Trelleborg (based out of Sweden) for $67 million, generating a 7.0x return to investors over a three-year period.

Mr. Ganz is a graduate of Columbia Law School in New York City and completed his accounting designation at Georgetown University in Washington DC.

Telephone: 781-420-1428


SDI is a technology company specializing in the areas of Military, Law Enforcement, Corrections and Private Security. We develop and manufacture innovative, less lethal munitions and equipment that are safe, effective and reliable.

Captiva Verde Land Corp. PWR:CNX

December 11, 2018

Jeff Ciachurski is the principal executive officer and advisor representing the operating and management team to the board of directors.He formulates the mission statement and growth plans, appoints and designates senior management personnel, defines geographic areas of responsibility and engages senior independent consultants.

Mr. Ciachurski maintains continuous and proactive relationships with leading retail and institutional shareholders, and maintains close associations with the banking and project finance community. Mr. Ciachurski launched Captiva Verde and Greenbriar after a highly successful 11 year career as founder, CEO and Director of Western Wind Energy Corp, where he built a concept with a few thousand dollars into an industry-recognized, vertically integrated, renewable energy owner and operator which he sold to Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners for $420 Million cash in March 2013, returning a repetative 60% annual CAGR on assets each and every year for 11 years Mr. Ciachurski established the operating and development assets in California, Arizona, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and financially led and built over 165 MW of solar and wind production and 360 MW of advanced staged assets all wholly owned by the company.

Mr. Ciachurski was awarded the Top 50 TSX Venture award in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2014 coming in number 2 in clean tech. Jeff is a leader in High Impact Social Investing delivering substantial returns to his shareholders since 1985.

Contact: 949-903-5906 or email:


Captiva Verde Land Corp is a sustainable real estate company that invests in land assets that contain green residential communities, disruptive manufacturing facilities, organic food production and Cannabis operations.

Reservoir Capital Corp. REO:CNX

December 11, 2018

Mr. Lewis Reford is a veteran energy industry and corporate finance professional with considerable experience in the renewable energy space. In August 2016, Mr. Reford was asked to serve as acting CEO of the Company. Since August 2014, Mr. Reford has also served as a Partner with Solar Ship Inc., a private aviation development company pioneering solar electric flight. Previously, Mr. Reford served as Chief Executive Officer of Schneider Power Inc., a renewable energy developer that listed on the TSXV in 2008 that was ultimately acquired by a US strategic buyer in 2010.

Contact: 416-399-2274 or email

Reservoir Capital Corp. (“Reservoir”) is a clean power investment vehicle concentrating on operational power projects located in frontier regions. Its primary investment is a 1.3% economic interest in Mainstream Energy Solutions Limited, Nigeria’s leading producing hydropower company, which offers the prospect of an ongoing dividend stream, no project development risk and immediate diversification. Reservoir’s investment strategy, relying on the experience and contacts of its Board and management, targets regular income over long periods, as well as substantial capital growth in the medium term, by acquiring carefully selected minority economic interests, at attractive valuations, to create a balanced portfolio of producing or near production clean power assets in frontier markets.

Top Strike Resources Corp. VENI:CNX

December 11, 2018

David McGorman is currently a Managing Director at Black Spruce Merchant Capital. He has over 25 years of experience in the financial services industry, the last 20 years focused on the energy sector. He has participated in a number of transactions totaling over $12 billion in value including private and public equity issuances, debt placements, plus a full range of advisory assignments including restructuring and bankruptcy work-outs.

David can be reached at 403-470-9528 or


Top Strike Resources Corp. dba "Vencanna Ventures Inc." ("Vencanna"), aims to be a go-to capital provider for early-stage global cannabis initiatives with an emphasis on state compliant opportunities in limited licenced jurisdictions in the United States.  We look to provide our investors with a diversified, high-growth, cannabis investment strategy through our strategic investments focused though-out the value chain (cultivation, processing and distribution, and including ancillary businesses).

Vizsla Resources Corp. VZLA:CA

December 11, 2018

Michael Konnert, Experienced Executive with a demonstrated history of working in the mining & metals industry. Skilled in Start-ups, Battery Metals, Corporate Finance, Mining, and IPOs. Strong business development professional with a Bachelor’s Degree focused in B.Comm - Entrepreneurship from Royal Roads University.

604 -838-4327,

Vizsla is a mineral exploration company that is engaged in the business of the acquisition, exploration and development of mineral resource properties. The Company's first project and core asset is the Kathleen Mountain Property in British Columbia. Vizla's common shares trade under the symbol "VZLA" on the TSX-V.


Nordic Gold Corp (NOR:TSX.V)

December 11, 2018

Michael Hepworth, President & CEO: An accomplished entrepreneur and business leader with more than 35 years diverse international business experience, Mr. Hepworth has started and built 5 successful businesses from the ground up and consulted and advised businesses, in many sectors including professional and financial services, high tech, engineering, and manufacturing. Mr. Hepworth has over 15 years of corporate development and senior management experience in the resources industry and is an experienced negotiator of technology agreements, corporate acquisitions, and divestitures.

Telephone: 416-419-5192,

The Laiva deposit is located in Raahe, Finland and is one of the largest gold resources in the region. It is a conventional open pit mine with 2 pits.

Exploration in the Laiva area started in 2005. Previously the area was worked by both Endomines Oy and Outokumpu. The operation includes two pits and a recently constructed 6,000 tpd, state-of-the-art process plant designed by Metso and constructed by Outotec. Historic expenditure on the property is estimated at €220 million.

Zanzibar Gold Inc. (ZBR:CSE)

December 11, 2018

The business objective of Zanzibar Gold Inc. is to identify, evaluate, acquire and explore mineral properties for the purposes of identifying a mineral resource deposit on its existing property interests or any of the subsequent properties acquired by the Issuer for the development of a mine.

Canamex Gold Corp. CSECSQ, CNMXFOTC

December 11, 2018

Canamex Gold Corp. is engaged in fast-tracking toward the development of the Bruner Gold Development Project in the prolific gold jurisdiction of Nye County, Nevada. The region is home to several producing and past-producing mines along the Walker Lane Trend.