Film crews from CNBC, Discovery Channel and National Geographic will be in attendance, and will be filming and using footage from the event in upcoming documentaries about the industry.CNBC anchor Trish Regan will participate as moderator for our panel discussion “Entrepreneurial Vision: The Business of Marijuana.” Ms. Regan is the creator and host of the CNBC documentary “Marijuana Inc: Inside America’s Pot Industry” and “Marijuana USA” which will premier on December 8th. Her book “Joint Ventures: Inside America’s Almost Legal Marijuana Industry” is being released in April 2011.
Mr. Brusatore noted, “It is with great pleasure that I can participate on this panel. As November 2 approaches, this conference will help bring national exposure to the legalization of medical marijuana.TerraSphere’s Vertical Farming technology meets state requirements for secure and accountable source of Medical Marijuana.Our controlled environment results in desired plant growth, maximum production, and year-round growth.Medical Marijuana presents a huge economic opportunity, and we are currently working with several states to utilize our secure and controlled growing system.”
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On July 6, 2010, Converted Organics Inc. entered into an agreement to acquire TerraSphere. This acquisition is expected to close in November 2010, and was approved by Converted Organics’ Shareholders on September 16, 2010. The transaction is expected to make a significant positive impact to the combined company and strengthen the collective market-strength of Converted Organics.