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Our guest today is Mike Fata, Founder of Manitoba Harvest Hemp Foods, which sells hemp-based foods, oils, and supplements. The company was acquired for 9 figures by Tilray in 2019. Now he’s an investor, coach, writer and author of “Grow: 12 Unconventional Lessons for Becoming an Unstoppable Entrepreneur”, which will be released on March 29th 2023. Highly recommend pre-ordering your copy.
Why he dropped out of high school & his health journey losing over 100 lbs
What led him to hemp
How he started and scaled Manitoba Harvest
The number of sales to aim for before moving to another city or region
Why he sold Manitoba Harvest
His investment philosophy
What compelled him to write a book & more
Thanks for listening.
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