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10 Things to Know About Starting a Cannabis Business in Illinois

April 20, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Florence Hardy will discuss the 10 things you need to know to start a cannabis or cannabis-related business in Illinois. This webinar will provide an overview of the following:

  • Timelines and fees
  • Compliance and legal considerations
  • Financing Options
  • Tax Requirements and more!

About Florence Hardy
A graduate of Howard University, the beginning of Florence Hardy’s career included working for the City of Chicago in the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection guiding business owners through the licensing and compliance process. She has a Juris Doctor degree from John Marshall Law School in corporate, transactional, and intellectual property law. Past positions held by Florence include the Director of the Small Business Development Center at the Far South Community Development Corporation, as well as the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce.
Contact: Aisha Ahrens | Associate Director, Access to Capital |
There is no cost to attend, but registration is required.

  1. If you haven’t done so in the last 12 months, please fill out our Client Intake Form here
  2. Register for the webinar by clicking the registration link below.

Presented by the WBDC Cannabiz Program, a joint initiative by:



April 20, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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