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BOSTON GLOBE - Al Harrington isn’t just blowing smoke about cannabis business venture
Al Harrington dabbled in cannabis during his 16-year NBA career; he said it was more of a recreational thing. He didn’t realize the impact or the influence of medicinal use until 2011, when he had a conversation with his ailing grandmother.
SPORTS GAMBLING PODCAST - AL HARRINGTON EP. 802
The guys are joined by NBA veteran Al Harrington to discuss his basketball career and his transition into starting his own cannabis company Viola. Al Harrington shares his experiences with marijuana and the NBA, the medicinal side effects of cannabis and his experiences play in the Big 3 basketball league. Plus lock, dog, tease weed edition.
CANNABIS TIMES - Viola Launches Viola Cares with National Nonprofit Organization Root & Rebound
The social impact initiative aims to destigmatize minority representation and increase social equity within the cannabis industry.
MARY MAGAZINE - VIOLA HOSTS LAUNCH EVENT FOR SOCIAL EQUITY PROGRAM DEBUT, VIOLA CARES WITH ROOT AND REBOUND IN LA
Earlier this week, cannabis brand, Viola, founded by NBA veteran Al Harrington, hosted the official launch of its social equity program debut, Viola Cares. The event which took place at its Hollywood HQ, kicked off the program with non-profit partner Root and Rebound.
SOURCE - VIOLA ANNOUNCES VIOLA CARES IN TANDEM WITH ROOT AND REBOUND NON-PROFIT
Viola, a leading premium quality cannabis company founded by NBA veteran Al Harrington, has announced Viola Cares, the company’s official social equity initiative.
AOL BUILD - Ericka Pittman's Exclusive Interview with Monét X Change
In the video interview, Monét X Change discusses the purpose of Viola and your executive journey and recent move within the cannabis industry. Additionally the background story behind the brand, cannabis legislature, and the differences between CBD and THC were touched upon during the interview.
CNBC - Former New York Knick Al Harrington tells ex-players to be patient with cannabis sector
Al Harrington who played 16 seasons in the NBA talks about entrepreneurship and his company Viola that is involved in the cannabis industry during the Legends National Basketball Retired Players Association Conference at Caesars Palace on July 9, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
FORBES — KASH DOLL, VEZZO AND AL HARRINGTON TALK WEED, THE VIOLA-MOTOWN RECORDS PARTNERSHIP AND THEIR TURKEY GIVEAWAY
My West Coast Buds Interview Al Harrington
This week, Al Harrington joins the buds to tell the story of Viola, a Cannabis brand named after his grandmother who suffered from partial blindness (caused by glaucoma) until she consumed marijuana for the first time.
MG Retailer: July Round Up: 10 Cannabis Concentrates for 710
Every culture has its holidays and celebrations. It should be no surprise that in cannabis culture, where the status quo and stereotypes are being turned upside down, that an emerging holiday exists because concentrate connoisseurs wanted to stand 7/10 on its head. Do...