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Future of Cannabis Beverages - Rick Gillis

Watch Rick Gillis, President of The Tinley Beverage Company explore the future of Cannabis Beverages at the Cannabis Drink Expo.

Cannabis beverages may be in a legal gray area for now, except for those in states that have legalized recreational cannabis, but this is only the first chapter in how the cannabis beverage industry will develop. Beverages infused with THC, CBD and other cannabinoids are exploding onto the scene. This leaves open a solid future for cannabis beverages. Rick has spent over 30 years in various senior positions in the alcohol and beverage sector. In this video, watch Rick Gillis as he explores what the future of the cannabis beverage industry looks like and what are the challenges involved.

About Rick Gillis

Richard (Rick) is currently the President of The Tinley Beverage Company, a leading manufacturer of cannabis beverages. Tinley’s™ non-alcoholic, craft tonics and elixirs are infused with blended botanicals and premium California cannabis. Combined with a Pineapple Jack terpene blend, our micro-dosed beverages deliver a broad-spectrum experience that raises your spirits without the alcohol hangover. Rick has spent over 30 years in various senior positions in the alcohol and beverage sector. He was previously the President of Young’s Market Company, one of the USA’s largest beverage alcohol distributors, with a presence in virtually every market in the Western United States. 

About Cannabis Drinks Expo

The first Cannabis Drinks Expo was a huge success that gave the worldwide drinks industry, and North America in particular, the chance to come together and look at ways it can address legalized cannabis. Hosted by the Beverage Trade Network, this expo shined a spotlight on the skyrocketing legal cannabis market and provided insight into its future brimming with opportunity. The Expo also hosted a conference with the theme of how to grow your Cannabis Drinks Business. For More Information visit Cannabisdrinksexpo.


About the Organizers

Beverage Trade Network is one of the world's leading networks for beverage, wine, spirits and beer importers, distributors, producers and related companies. Our database and directory listing of the world's leading beer, wine, spirit and non-alcoholic drink producers provides our importers and distributors an advantage to source and innovate their portfolios.