Focused on driving growth for companies in the cannabis industry
FocusGrowth Advisors LLC is a US-based advisory firm that invests in and provides advisory services to companies across all verticals in the fast-growing legal cannabis industry.
Helping clients chart a path forward in a complex regulated industry
FocusGrowth Advisors emerged from a recognized void in the industry for a single group to provide Legal, Strategic and Financial services - the three pillars of any emerging industry.
Deep Understanding, Deeper Connections
Our deep relationships in this industry allows us to foster partnerships, provide opportunities for mergers and acquisitions, and advance business growth and market expansion.
THE CONNECTION POINT
In the Industry, Of the Industry
Our collective 20+ years of expertise in the board room and as executive officers in cannabis companies provides our clients with unique strategic and capital opportunities; whether it’s seed capital or follow on funding, arranging an acquisition, merger or exit.
Our experience and expertise are the highest in the industry.
Serve as strategic corporate development partner for multi-state operator assisting in obtaining licenses through application writing, arranged and distressed acquisitions, as well as providing and sourcing capital for expansion.
Partnered with entrepreneur on corporate strategic initiatives including winning one of only four consumption lounge (including Rec and Medical dispensary) licenses in the city of West Hollywood.
Provide strategic advice to the board of Nasdaq listed company with respect to its intended acquisitions in the cannabis or hemp space.
Advised the board on multiple successful capital raises, corporate governance, and expansion.
Forge high-touch partnerships to help clients reach their goals.
Focus on Growth
FocusGrowth Advisors was created to help cannabis businesses prioritize strategic planning to drive sustainable long-term growth.
Whether you need private capital, M&A advice and/or connections or other strategic guidance, FocusGrowth works closely with you to achieve maximum results ensuring your success.
Our track record of successfully completing compelling deals, launching and growing businesses, developing partnerships, sourcing capital and advising M&A transactions is unparalleled in this industry.
David began his career in the legal cannabis space in 2016, when he co-founded Feuerstein Kulick LLP, a New York City based law firm that advises cannabis business throughout the United States. David represents companies in all aspects of the legal cannabis space, including multi-state operators, technology companies and cannabis-specific hedge funds and private equity funds.
Mitch Kulick is a co-founder and partner of Feuerstein Kulick and is the head of Feuerstein Kulick’s Cannabis, Securities and Corporate Departments. Mitch’s expertise in the legal cannabis space ranges from corporate governance to capital markets transactions to regulatory compliance.
David Leider, a foremost authority in the digital industry, co-founder and served as the CEO of GSTV (Gas Station TV) prior to launching FocusGrowth Ventures LLC to identify and accelerate new businesses in the cannabis industry. David has a demonstrated history of driving profitability, successful sell-side transactions and M&A.
Justin Singer is a founding partner at FocusGrowth Advisors and a partner at Feuerstein Kulick LLP. Justin cut his teeth representing private equity firms, financial institutions, real estate owners and developers in complex commercial litigations, corporate restructurings and business divorces. By thinking several steps ahead on any particular transaction, Justin is able minimize risk and maximize value for his clients.
Bryan Meltzer is a founding partner at FocusGrowth Advisors and a partner at Feuerstein Kulick LLP, where he has been solely focused on advising investors, funds, multi-state operators, brands, and technology companies operating in the cannabis industry since 2016. Bryan guides and brings value-add to his clients at every stage of the corporate life cycle – from formation, to fundraising, to business growth, to exit.
FocusGrowth helps companies in the cannabis industry grow their business. If you’d like to find out how we can elevate your company, tell us a bit about yourself.