As part of our “How It Started” interview series, we had the pleasure of chatting with Rob McEvoy, Vice President Customer Success, Corporate Development, and Government Affairs at Agrify, a provider of advanced cultivation and extraction solutions for the cannabis industry, bringing data, science, and technology to the forefront of the market.
Thanks for joining us! What was it about cannabis that first piqued your interest, and when did that happen?
Thank you very much for having me! Cannabis has been a mainstay in my life for over 20 years involving touch points with people from varying backgrounds across a lot of diverse environments. It has provided me pain relief, moments of relaxation, stress reduction, sleep assistance, and mood enhancement, among other health and lifestyle benefits. What piqued my interest in cannabis was its safety in consumption and experience and the overall positive impact it has on the body. After moving to Colorado in 2010, I became aware of the regulated program, the businesses therein, and the entrepreneurial opportunities that existed. It has been fun, challenging, and emotional to say the least but I couldn’t see myself in any other industry and am excited for cannabis’ future outlook….