Newport Beach, California
The Ghost Group is an operating/venture capital firm centered in the cannabis industry. The Newport Beach company was founded in 2012 by Justin Hartfield and Doug Francis, and claims to take a hands on approach to venture capitalism. According to their investment strategy, the Ghost Group devises a clear vision and concise plan for their portfolio companies. Borrowing from tech culture, they have a 8,000 square foot office facility to house select startups. The Ghost Group Portfolio includes Weedmaps, Marijuana.com, MMJ Menu, and more.