John Seckman is an independent business consultant with Feldmann Nagel Margulis,
LLC. As managing partner of John Seckman and Associates, he has years
of experience providing business management consulting and business valuation
services for investors, buyers, and sellers of marijuana businesses.
Mr. Seckman has experience as Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer
of LivWell Enlightened Health, the nation’s largest marijuana enterprise.
He also served as an Agent-in-Charge of the Colorado Marijuana Enforcement
Division, which aims to responsibly administer and enforce medical and
retail marijuana laws and to regulate them in an equitable manner. Combined
with more than 35 years of senior executive experience in both the public
and private sectors, John possesses a unique understanding and perspective
of the cannabis business that is shared by few others.
Mr. Seckman understands the legal nuances that make the cannabis industry
different from any other, including the fact that traditional financial
and business practices do not apply to marijuana businesses. With his
unique knowledge of the industry, he provides guidance on a variety of
potential issues, including ownership restrictions, unique tax liabilities,
financial investment restrictions, and state and federal regulatory burdens.
With this in mind, Mr. Seckman provides help to his clients so that they
can achieve lasting solutions to issues associated with the cannabis industry,
grow their businesses, and enjoy future success.