Many savvy entrepreneurs have started and launched a successful cannabis business off the ground all on their own, so needless to say, it's not impossible. Our startup clients don't work with us because they NEED us, they work with us because they want us on their team to provide added power to their cannabis business startup process.


We work with cannapreneurs like you who have the resources, vision, and desire to enter the market, but lack the technical expertise and industry knowledge to plan and launch a successful operation. We wholeheartedly dedicate our energy, resources, diligence, ambition and intellect to bring the vision of your cannabis business to fruition.


With our STARTUP CONSULTING SERVICE, our experts will support you through the on-going development of your new cannabis venture. The J. Whitney Group serves are your trusted friend and helping hand throughout the startup process. We provide you with the industry insights and technical expertise to plan and launch a successful and compliant dispensary, production or cultivation facility. We advise on resources to use, assist in selecting vendors, provide insights on best practices and advise on creating the next steps on the journey of sustainable growth.


This service is provided on a monthly retainer basis.  You decide how many hours of JWG time you want on your side per month.  3 month minimum.

  • Option 1: 5 – 10 hours per month

  • Option 2: 10 – 15 hours per month

  • Option 3: Custom set monthly hourly reserve


Our STARTUP CONSULTING SERVICE is performed on a monthly retainer basis and the duration varies depending upon the type of cannabis business and the size of your operation. We will stay on for as long as you need, supporting you throughout the startup process.  


The J. Whitney Group serves as a trusted friend to utilize our experience and expertise of the cannabis industry to help you during the start up process of planning and launching a successful cannabis business.


During the duration of our partnership, you may choose to utilize your monthly hours for:

  • ADVISORY CALLS: Advisory calls can be used with you and JWG Consultant directly, or anyone   you wish JWG to speak with such as vendors, business partners, etc. During these calls, our consultants will provide feedback, answer any questions and  provide possible points of action for your next step.

  • E-MAILS:  Back-and-forth emails with you and JWG Consultant, or back-and-forth emails                 with JWG Consultant and third parties as requested by you. During these e-mails, our consultants will provide feedback, answer any questions and provide  possible points of action for your next step.

  • IN-PERSON MEETINGS: An in-office meeting with you and our consultant at JWG office, or any                                         meeting in which a JWG Consultant is present.

  • ON-SITE VISITS: This could be to conduct a site-visit at your location, meet with vendors, assist in employee on-boarding, etc..

  • OUT OF STATE VISITS: For out of state clients, JWG will come to you! [+travel & expenses]


As long as you embrace the guidance from our consultants, and turn the insights into actions, you can expect to see accelerated startup progress, including:


  • Effectively develop and validate a scalable business model

  • Save time from doing extensive research

  • Avoid costly mistakes

  • Improve your time to market or opening date

  • Develop strategies for well-developed systems



Every successful business starts with a vision, and we are committed to seeing your vision come to fruition. If you are a hungry entrepreneur/business person venturing into the cannabis industry, have obtained your cannabis business license and are ready to get started, The J. Whitney Group is here to help you succeed!

© 2019 by The J. Whitney Group.

All Regional Laws Apply to The JWG Services

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The J.Whitney Group, LLC

8565 S. Eastern Ave. 

Las Vegas, NV 89123

Bldg. 150 | Ste.172

P: 702.623.5543