As of November 2015, marijuana has been legalized in 23 states for recreational or medical use, and some estimates reveal that the cannabis industry could be worth as much as $35 billion by 2020. If you are interested in legally selling marijuana, your best bet is to understand the requirements for opening a dispensary in your state. State license applications differ depending on where you live and often dictate how the structure of your business will look. A cannabis consultant can help walk you through these steps by providing great knowledge and expertise of the industry. As a dispensary owner, you’ll need to navigate state licensure, designate a legal location for your business, assemble a quality team, develop an operations manual, meet security requirements, and gather local support. Bulbulyan Consulting Group can help you with these essential areas and get you on track to starting your own cannabis business.