Dai is currently VP, Corporate Development at Left Coast Ventures, a PE-backed Cannabis holding company. He spends his time across investments, acquisitions, and strategy. Dai was previously in a similar role for MedMen where he led investments into leading brands, expanded MedMen's footprint through acquisitions, and led Business Operations for the Company's Delivery offering. Other experiences include founding Upside Talent, a recruiter marketplace, M&A / VC for Anheuser-Busch InBev's Disruptive Growth group (ZX Ventures), Business Development at Help.com (customer service software), Venture Capital at Austin Ventures, and Technology Investment Banking at BofAML and Thomas Weisel Partners.
16/08/2019 Following the successful launch of the first-ever Cannabis Drinks Expo in San Francisco in July 2019, event organizers Beverage Trade Network have announced a follow-up Cannabis Drinks Expo event in Chicago for Summer 2020.