We successfully launched our company, events, and our publishing arm during a global pandemic.
“I will be the first to say I was blown away by the amount of attendees that were present for the 1st ever MJ virtual trade show! Definitely a cool experience that I felt was needed especially during these times. Also, I wanted to thank you for all your help during the setup process. Real Lifesaver!”Michael KrizDirector of Sales, Binske
“Congratulations for making and changing history. We were happy to be a part of this. MJ Unpacked did an awesome job and I was extremely pleased with the customer service and support we received from you and the team. You all worked amazingly hard to pull this off. We thank you for that.”Kurt JunggrenPartner, The Link Brands Cannabis Distribution Co.
“MJ Unpacked has curated a unique cannabis industry event that will provide high-quality intelligence and connections to brand and retail executives. We are excited to be a part of this innovation. Wana is signed up for all 6 events!”Mike HennesyVP of Innovation, Wana Brands
We love what we do
Distinctive State-Focused Events
MJ Unpacked, in partnership with BDSA, is a series of events that reveal actionable intel, best practices, and trends for state-specific markets. The summit features market research and new products for the industry.
Sharp and Substantive Daily News
MJ Brand Insights is dedicated to providing a sharp, substantive, and reliable source of industry intel for cannabis brands and retailers. We accelerate sustainable growth by fostering enlightening peer-to-peer collaboration.
Meet Our Team
To foster a community of brands and retailers and provide them the space and resources to thrive.
Founded by George Jage, former president of MJBizDaily/MJBizCon and CEO of Dope Media, and Kim Jage, former EVP & CMO of World Tea Media, Jage Media launched in early 2020 with a veteran team of cannabis investors, including: BDSA; CanopyBoulder; Keneh Ventures; Panther Opportunity Fund; and cannabis industry veterans Jay and Diane Czarkowski, co-founders of Canna Advisors, through their fund.
The company is poised to fill the critical gap where brands and retailers convene to drive the future of the industry, capture the next stage of market growth and deliver a true return on investment and objectives. Jage Media is headquartered in the greater Seattle area.
Previous media assets managed and produced by members of the management team:
*Recognized as the fastest-growing tradeshow in North America by Tradeshow Executive in 2015 & 2016 under the executive leadership of George Jage.
**Recognized as a Fastest 50 growing tradeshow in the U.S. by Tradeshow Weekly in 2006, 2008, 2009 under the executive leadership of George Jage and Kim Jage.