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Larry Lieberman
Communications Manager
808-489-9454 ext. 723
808-741-7529 cell
llieberman@ponolifesciences.com

 

Wade Matsumoto
Director of Operations
808-489-9454 ext. 717
808-781-3050 cell
wmatsumoto@ponolifesciences.com

 

Dr. Racquel Bueno
Chief Scientific Officer
808-489-9454 ext. 707
bueno@ponolifesciences.com

 

MEDIA KIT

Please contact newsroom@ponolife.net for access to our media kit.

 

NEWS AND PRESS RELEASES

2017

Q1
State beefs up security in anticipation of major cash influx from medical marijuana
By Alexander Zannes, KHON-2, January 5, 2017

 

2016

Q4
Here’s what one dispensary on Maui plans on doing for patients and families
By Associated Press, The Cannabist, December 23, 2016

 

Maui pot dispensary to feature public education center
By Associated Press, The Island Packet, December 21, 2016 – PDF

 

Maui pot dispensary to feature public education center
By Associated Press, Hawaii News Now, December 21, 2016 – Correction Requested

 

Group plans to dispense education along with pot
By Chris Sugidono, The Maui News, December 20, 2016

 

Pono Life Maui showcases cannabis education center
KITV, December 19, 2016 – Need Clean Video

 

Maui pakalolo outfit opens education center
By Kathryn Mykleseth, Star Advertiser, December 19, 2016 – PDF

 

Maui dispensary unveils cannabis education center
Maui Now, December 19, 2016

 

Maui’s Leading Medical Marijuana Provider – Pono Life Maui – Showcases its first dispensary
Pono Life Maui, December 18, 2016 – Press Release

 

Q3
Licensees explain delays behind opening of medical pot dispensaries
By Jim Mendoza, Hawaii News Now, July 11, 2016 video

 

Q2
Winning dispensary license application scores
By Star-Advertiser staff, June 25, 2016

 

Marijuana businesses told to pick up licenses
By Kristen Consillio, Star Advertiser, May 20, 2016

 

Medical Marijuana Scores Released
By Anita Hofschneider, Civil Beat, May 19, 2016

 

Licensed dispensaries can start selling legal marijuana in July
By Kristen Consillio, Star Advertiser, May 17, 2016

 

State awards 8 licenses to dispense marijuana
By Kristen Consillio, Star Advertiser, April 30, 2016

 

Hawaii announces 8 medical marijuana license winners
By Star-Advertiser and The Associated Press, April 29, 2016

 

State of Hawaii announces medical marijuana dispensary license selections
By Anthony Pignataro, Mauitime.com, April 29, 2016

 

Two Maui Entities Get Medical Marijuana Dispensary Licensees
By Maui Now, April 29, 2016

 

Hawaii selects eight companies to grow and sell medical marijuana
By Anita Hofschneider, Civil Beat, April 29, 2016

 

Hawaii selects businesses for medical pot but excludes actor
By Marina Starleaf Riker, The Associated Press, South Coast Today, April 29, 2016

 

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REPORTS

Resources

State of Hawaii, Department of Health, Medical Marijuana Program
Medical Marijuana Dispensary Program
Medical Marijuana Registry Program

 

University of Hawaii at Manoa, College of Social Sciences, Public Policy Center
Act 230 Medical Marijuana Legislative Oversight Working Group

 

State of Hawaii, Department of Public Safety, Narcotics Enforcement Division