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Capital Ideas Media publisher Mark Bunting talks to comedian and actor Dave Merheje, a late blooming success after nearly 20 years honing his craft. The 2019 Juno award winner for Best Comedy Album, Merheje opens up about his childhood as the son of naturally funny Lebanese immigrants, his comedic influences, internal struggles, why he cried when he got his first Netflix special, and how getting mugged in Los Angeles led him to find his authentic onstage voice.
Capital Ideas Media publisher Mark Bunting has a wide-ranging discussion with comedian, actor and author Sean Cullen, who's forged a lengthy career through his unique, multi-faceted talents. Cullen discusses his childhood, early comedic influences, success with Corky and the Juice Pigs, on through to his solo career, U.S. experiences, what's wrong with the entertainment industry in Canada, his biggest career regret, his goals and what drives him to create.
Capital Ideas Media publisher Mark Bunting sits down with George Robinson, CEO of RavenQuest BioMed (CSE:RQB), and a thought leader in the cannabis sector. Robinson pulls the curtain back on the company’s unique technology, production growth, revenue and profitability projections, EU play, and First Nations and McGill University partnerships. RavenQuest BioMed has been building out and proving out for the last year, is now ready for prime time, and investors are waking up to the story.
Capital Ideas Media publisher Mark Bunting talks to Kiran Sidhu, Halo Labs’ (NEO:HALO;OTC:AGEEF) Founder and CEO, about how the company has become one of the fastest-growing firms in the cannabis sector in the U.S. Sidhu outlines Halo’s expansion in California and Nevada, it’s improving business in Oregon, a strategic deal in Lesotho, gives financial projections, and explains why the stock is undervalued compared to peers.
Capital Ideas Media publisher Mark Bunting talks to Aras Azadian, the CEO of newly-public Avicanna (TSX:AVCN), a science-based, low-cost cannabis company with an impressive list of partners from Johnson & Johnson to Princess Margaret Hospital.
Capital Ideas Media President & Publisher Mark Bunting in conversation with Grace Pedota on the Canadian Securities Exchange podcast, #Hashtag Finance. Mark talks about his favourite podcasts, the changing face of business news media, his early days in radio, the difference between covering sports and finance, and they play the word game, Blurt.
Aaron Dunn, Senior Analyst at KeyStone Financial talks to Capital Ideas Media President & Publisher Mark Bunting in the audio version of a recent live stream broadcast. Aaron gives you six growth, dividend and U.S. top picks, and excellent insight into how KeyStone's Canadian Small Cap Growth portfolio has achieved an average annual return of more than 36% since 1998.
Capital Ideas Media publisher Mark Bunting talks to Bruce Campbell, founder and portfolio manager of StoneCastle Investment Management. Bruce manages the Purpose Canadian Equity Growth Fund, which is higher by more than 30% this year, and ranked number one in its category. He also manages the StoneCastle Cannabis Growth Fund, which is up by more than 28% since its launch in September of 2018. Bruce brings you his macro view of the market, five small cap top picks, and answers viewer questions.
Capital Ideas Media publisher Mark Bunting talks to Mark Goliger, the CEO of National Access Cannabis (TSXV:META), the largest cannabis retailer in Canada. Goliger details the company’s expansion plans, its readiness for new products, and why investors should pay attention to the leverage and growth potential of the company.
Capital Ideas Media publisher Mark Bunting talks again with Tyler Robson, CEO of Valens GroWorks (CSE:VGW), the largest cannabis extractor in Canada. The company’s shares have more than doubled since his last visit. Find out about the company’s deals with Canopy Growth, Tilray and other top 10 licensed producers, and why Valens is very well-positioned for “Legalization 2.0” coming in October.