Randy Shipley

Randy Shipley

Biography

Randy has become an acknowledged thought leader in the cannabis industry, and has served on the board and executive management team of MJIC since 2015. Randy co-founded the Marijuana Investor Summit and the California Cannabis Business Expo which have become leaders in providing industry education, industry networking and marketing to leaders in the cannabis industry.

Randy also co-founded Cannafundr.com, a leading social network connecting entrepreneurs with co-founders, employees and funding in the cannabis industry.

Randy has 25+ years of experience in the telecom industry, and previously was an officer for Carrier Access Corporation in charge of revenue attainment from pre-IPO to a $2 Billion NASDAQ traded company. CACS was funded by NEA and Menlo, two leading venture capital firms. Randy also was on the board of directors and an officer with companies funded by Kleiner Perkins, Norwest and Battery Partners among others.

Randy is a strong supporter of small business, entrepreneurs and community involvement.