Business View Magazine | July 2019

23 BUSINESS VIEW MAGAZINE JULY 2019 Lift & Co. Expo Toronto 2019 C anada’s largest cannabis show– Lift & Co. Expo 2019 – recently concluded to much fanfare from industry and consumer attendees, alike. Hosted at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, this year’s event sought to promote the theme of ‘normalizing the industry’ and above all, providing education and awareness to not only business but the community, as well. Through in-depth and in-person insight, leaders from the cannabis industry represented the myriad aspects of this rapidly evolving sector; showcasing the potential for investment, the hurdles currently being faced, and the bright dawn of tomorrow shedding light on a new horizon for cannabis. The event featured hundreds of exhibitors from around the world, renowned speakers, and movers and shakers in the global industry. *Lift & Co. is a technology company which helps Canadians explore, understand and make better- informed decisions around cannabis with product reviews, events and data. Top 15 Businesses on watch in 2019 (Industry Sectors) 1. Legal: Aird Berlis – One of Canada’s premier Business Law Firms 2. Banking/ Investment: Cambridge Global Payments – Proven Payment Technologies and Industry Solutions home/ 3. Human Resources (Staffing): Linxus Group – partnering with leading businesses to deliver industry leading recruitment solutions www. 4. Testing and Analysis: ThermoFisher Scientific – enabling their customers to make the Industry healthier, cleaner and safer www.