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Samantha Ford featured in Weedmaps

By Andrea Hurtado / August 30, 2019

Cannabis Professionals Share Their Top Advice for Entering the Industry Samantha Ford, Senior Vice President of Business Development for the cannabis practice of Protis Global, who previously worked as a recruiter for Wall Street brokerage firms and founded a kids’ apparel line, recommends networking as the first step to carving out a…

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Plant Prophets: The first 10 Episodes

By Andrea Hurtado / August 21, 2019

If you haven’t had the chance yet to check out our new podcast around the cannabis industry, now is your chance! Check out our first 10 episodes and let us know what you think. #1 The Number One Woman In Cannabis: The Queen Of Edibles The Queen Of Edibles with Nancy…

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3 BIG BRANDING MISSES IN CANNABIS FROM OUR DIRECTOR OF MARKETING + BRAND HEALTH

By Andrea Hurtado / March 25, 2019

As Cannabis keeps growing and expanding across the America’s it’s more than evident that this is the next major market… and possibly one of the last times we will see such a revolution take place. Many view the growth as necessary and also commonly refer back to the end of…

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Protis Global Places New President for Dixie Brands Hemp-Infused Pet Wellness Subsidiary, Therabis

By Andrea Hurtado / February 18, 2019

Leading cannabis executive search firm, Protis Global is pleased to announce the successful placement of Bob Rubin as President for Dixie Brands Pet Wellness Subsidiary, Therabis. Under Bob’s leadership, the Therabis brand will continue a national roll-out and a large-scale expansion into retail as well as continued growth of its e-commerce sales.…

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PRESS RELEASE: PROTIS GLOBAL IS JOINED BY IRENE COOK TO FURTHER EXPAND HOSPITALITY & ADVISORY DIVISIONS

By Andrea Hurtado / October 24, 2018

MIAMI, Oct. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Protis Global, an affiliate of MRINetwork and leading executive recruitment and advisory firm, continues its expansion with the addition of hospitality influencer and business powerhouse, Irene Cook. Cook joins Protis Global as a client advisor specializing in organizational strategy. “We have partnered with Irene Cook to grow a critical part of…

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BOURBONS WITH BERT (EPISODE 7): BERT MILLER + MICHAEL EVERS – HOSPITALITY. CANDIDATE EXPERIENCE.

By Andrea Hurtado / October 10, 2018

In our seventh episode Bert sits with Michael Evers, Practice Leader for our Hospitality Division. Digging into all things talent attraction, including how important candidate experience is to an organizations overall brand and reputation in the marketplace. Want to reach out and give us some feedback? Want us to discuss…

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CANDIDATE EXPERIENCE + YOUR BRAND AS AN EMPLOYER

By Andrea Hurtado / September 25, 2018

LinkedIn by Hospitality – Practice Leader, Michael Evers ______________________ Client (6 weeks ago): “We have an urgent and critical need that we need your teams support on, one of our top performers just turned in their notice.” My team: “We are on it.” My team(4.5 weeks ago): “Client, we have…

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BOURBONS WITH BERT (EPISODE 6): BERT MILLER + JONATHAN EPPERS – CBD. CANNABUSINESS. VYBES.

By Andrea Hurtado / September 20, 2018

In our sixth episode Bert sits with Jonathan Eppers, CEO of

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EMPLOYEE BRANDING: STOP FAKING IT!

By Andrea Hurtado / September 18, 2018

KNOW THYSELF. You’ve got to know who you are as a business, and what you need as you grow. Don’t just ask yourself this, take the time to truly understand it. Who are the people that excel? Who are your ambassadors? Meaning, who are the people that make up your…

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BOURBONS WITH BERT (EPISODE 5): BERT MILLER, TRACY CARROLL & AMANDA PITA – TRAINING + DEVELOPMENT

By Andrea Hurtado / August 30, 2018

Bert Miller is CEO and Founder of Protis Global a badass recruitment and advisory firm headquartered in the Wynwood Art District (Miami). He doesn’t shy away from big topics, while understanding that sometimes the devil is in the details, and always has a good bourbon within reach. In our fifth…

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