Retail's Next Major Distruptor: Cannabis

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When: Wednesday, September 18 from 11:30am - 1:30pm

Where: Maggiano's Little Italy - 516 N Clark St, Chicago

Price: Members - $25, Nonmembers - $75

Nonmembers: Join CCIM IL Chapter prior to this event and attend for free! Please contact the CCIM IL Chapter office ( or 630-510-4560) to take advantage of this offer.

On May 31, 2019 the Illinois General Assembly passed the Illinois Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act to legalize recreational marijuana use in the State of Illinois.  If you’ve ever asked the question, “What is the meaning and impact for the retail industry?”, you’ll want to join us as we shed light on the soon-to-explode retail cannabis industry, the estimated growth of new retail dispensaries, and the dynamics, issues and potential pitfalls for Landlords, Tenants, Brokers, Attorneys and more.  

Your All-Star Real Estate Panel:

  • Moderator:   Mid-America Real Estate Corporation, Dan Tausk
  • Green Thumb Industries, Wendy Berger, Director of the Board
  • Grassroots Cannabis, Josh Joseph, Principal and Director of RE
  • Verano Holdings, David Spreckman, Director of Field Marketing
  • GDAF & B LLP, Joe Brocato, Partner, attorney specializing in the Cannabis sector 
  • SVN, Deena Zimmerman, Tenant Representative


For more information, please contact the CCIM IL Chapter office ( or 630-510-4560).

Retail’s Next Major Disruptor: Cannabis

  • September 18, 2019
  • 516North Clark Street
    Chicago, Illinois
    United States