Kent Gruetzmacher

Kent Gruetzmacher is a California-based freelance writer and the west coast director of business development at Mac & Fulton Executive Search and Consulting, an employment recruiting firm dedicated to the indoor gardening and hydroponics industries. He is interested in utilizing his Master of Arts in humanities to explore the many cultural and business facets of this emerging industry by way of his entrepreneurial projects.

Articles by Kent Gruetzmacher


People Who Helped Shape the Cannabis Industry: Jorge Cervantes People Who Helped Shape the Cannabis Industry: Jorge Cervantes People Who Helped Shape the Cannabis Industry: Jorge Cervantes People Who Helped Shape the Cannabis Industry: Jorge Cervantes


Jorge Cervantes is one of the most recognizable names in cannabis cultivation.

People Who Helped Shape the Cannabis Industry: Rick Simpson People Who Helped Shape the Cannabis Industry: Rick Simpson People Who Helped Shape the Cannabis Industry: Rick Simpson People Who Helped Shape the Cannabis Industry: Rick Simpson


Rick Simpson is a medical marijuana patient with a profound story to share.

People Who Helped Shape the Cannabis Industry: Steve DeAngelo People Who Helped Shape the Cannabis Industry: Steve DeAngelo People Who Helped Shape the Cannabis Industry: Steve DeAngelo People Who Helped Shape the Cannabis Industry: Steve DeAngelo


Steve DeAngelo is on the cutting-edge of the cannabis industry in California and around the globe.

People Who Helped Shape the Cannabis Industry: Rafael Mechoulam People Who Helped Shape the Cannabis Industry: Rafael Mechoulam People Who Helped Shape the Cannabis Industry: Rafael Mechoulam People Who Helped Shape the Cannabis Industry: Rafael Mechoulam


Rafael Mechoulam is one of the most influential, yet least publicized, figures in the contemporary cannabis space.

Los Suenos Farms Provide Insights Into Legal Cannabis and Industrial Agriculture Los Suenos Farms Provide Insights Into Legal Cannabis and Industrial Agriculture Los Suenos Farms Provide Insights Into Legal Cannabis and Industrial Agriculture Los Suenos Farms Provide Insights Into Legal Cannabis and Industrial Agriculture


Los Suenos has set a new precedence in cannabis horticulture, transferring a once cottage industry into full-scale industrial agriculture.

Marijuana Goes Mainstream: How to Enter The Marijuana Job Market Marijuana Goes Mainstream: How to Enter The Marijuana Job Market Marijuana Goes Mainstream: How to Enter The Marijuana Job Market Marijuana Goes Mainstream: How to Enter The Marijuana Job Market


Marijuana industry professionals and hopefuls alike must adapt to the challenges put forth in an ever-dynamic, rapidly-growing vocational...

People Who Helped Shape The Cannabis Industry: Ed Rosenthal People Who Helped Shape The Cannabis Industry: Ed Rosenthal People Who Helped Shape The Cannabis Industry: Ed Rosenthal People Who Helped Shape The Cannabis Industry: Ed Rosenthal


The name Ed Rosenthal has become synonymous with world-class marijuana cultivation wisdom and techniques.

What Are Popcorn Buds? What Are Popcorn Buds? What Are Popcorn Buds? What Are Popcorn Buds?


Though many growers see them as something to be avoided, small, dense popcorn buds can also be valuable and useful if they’re properly...

A Pot Pilgrimage: The Legacy of the Hippie Trail A Pot Pilgrimage: The Legacy of the Hippie Trail A Pot Pilgrimage: The Legacy of the Hippie Trail A Pot Pilgrimage: The Legacy of the Hippie Trail


In the late 1960s through to the end of the 1970s, hundreds of thousands of counter-culture youth embarked on a voyage along the...

Current Cannabis Job Market: Why People Are Having a Tough Time Finding Work Current Cannabis Job Market: Why People Are Having a Tough Time Finding Work Current Cannabis Job Market: Why People Are Having a Tough Time Finding Work Current Cannabis Job Market: Why People Are Having a Tough Time Finding Work


If someone is serious about changing career paths and entering the cannabis space, here are a few helpful pointers.

Why More Professional Training in the Cannabis Industry is Needed Why More Professional Training in the Cannabis Industry is Needed Why More Professional Training in the Cannabis Industry is Needed Why More Professional Training in the Cannabis Industry is Needed


The marijuana industry is booming, and companies are fiercely competing for a relatively small pool of qualified employees.

How Cannabis Branding is Changing How Cannabis Branding is Changing How Cannabis Branding is Changing How Cannabis Branding is Changing


In today’s skyrocketing legal cannabis market, companies wanting to stand out have had to modernize their branding and marketing tactics to...

Back in Black: The Basics of Light Deprivation Cannabis Cultivation Back in Black: The Basics of Light Deprivation Cannabis Cultivation Back in Black: The Basics of Light Deprivation Cannabis Cultivation Back in Black: The Basics of Light Deprivation Cannabis Cultivation


Tricking your herbs, vegetables, or flowers into thinking harvest time is approaching through light deprivation can result in more frequent...

Experienced Growers Need Only Apply: Translating Your Personal Cannabis Growing into Resume Format Experienced Growers Need Only Apply: Translating Your Personal Cannabis Growing into Resume Format Experienced Growers Need Only Apply: Translating Your Personal Cannabis Growing into Resume Format Experienced Growers Need Only Apply: Translating Your Personal Cannabis Growing into Resume Format


In decades past, the prospect of including your home growing experience on a resume was a fantasy, afterthought, or simple impossibility....

Dispensary Etiquette: Tips for Your First Time at a Medical Marijuana Dispensary Dispensary Etiquette: Tips for Your First Time at a Medical Marijuana Dispensary Dispensary Etiquette: Tips for Your First Time at a Medical Marijuana Dispensary Dispensary Etiquette: Tips for Your First Time at a Medical Marijuana Dispensary


For many cannabis users and patients, the notion of walking into a storefront and legally purchasing marijuana products is still quite...

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